Board & Staff

Our board represents a cross-section of our community and has a passion for our organization and those we serve. The members work hard to ensure long-term sustainability of the organization and oversee that the funds raised directly affect those in need.

Just as for any corporation, the board of directors has three primary legal duties:

Duty of Care: Take care of the nonprofit by ensuring prudent use of all assets, including facility, people, and good will;

Duty of Loyalty: Ensure that the nonprofit's activities and transactions are, first and foremost, advancing its mission; Recognize and disclose conflicts of interest; Make decisions that are in the best interest of the nonprofit corporation; not in the best interest of the individual board member (or any other individual or for-profit entity).

Duty of Obedience: Ensure that the nonprofit obeys applicable laws and regulations; follows its own bylaws; and that the nonprofit adheres to its stated corporate purposes/mission.

 

  • 2018-2019 Board of Directors

    Executive Officers

    President – Daniel Penton
    Vice President – Cinthia Estela
    Secretary – Wendy Johnson
    Treasurer – Bonnie Carroll
    Auditor – Stephanie Hurd

    Directors:

    Claudine Reifschneider - Past President
    Koni Gould
    Crystal Marvin
    Sandra Jenkins
    Tony Berastegui
    Isabel Chavez
    Simir Rand