Board and Staff

 

CO-CHAIR AND SECRETARY
Dr. Barbara O'Connor
Professor Emeritus
California State University, Sacramento
Retired, National Board of Directors AARP

CO-CHAIR AND TREASURER-CFO
Richard Motta
Retired Vice President
AT&T

Jeff Campbell
Vice President, The Americas
Global Government Affairs
Cisco Systems, Inc.

The Honorable Martha M. Escutia
Former California State Senator
Vice President Government Relations
University of Southern California

Barb Johnston
CEO
HealthLinkNow Inc.

Jim Kirkland
General Counsel
Trimble Inc.

Reneé D. Martinez
President Emeritus, Los Angeles City College

Timothy J. McCallion
Adjunct Professor
California State University Los Angeles
Retired President - West Region, Verizon

Pedro Noguera, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Education
Center for the Study
of School Transformation
University of California, Los Angeles

Darrell J. Stewart
Public Sector Manager
Intel Corporation

Dorian Traube, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Dworak-Peck School of Social Work
University of Southern California (USC)

Melinda White
CEO
Black Walnut Ventures LLC
Retired Region President
Frontier Communications

Carol Whiteside
Partner
California Strategies , LLC

Suzanne Wierbinski
Former Chiefs of Staff
Former Lead Legislative Consultant
State of California Legislature

President and CEO
Sunne Wright McPeak
California Emerging Technology Fund

EXECUTIVE
Barbara O'Connor, Co-Chair, Secretary
Richard Motta, Co-Chair, Treasurer
Carol Whiteside, Chair, Audit Committee

GRANT INVESTMENTS
Barbara O'Connor, Co-Chair, Secretary
Richard Motta, Co-Chair, Treasurer
The Honorable Martha M. Escutia- Chairman, Urban Disadvantaged Neighborhoods
Jim Kirkland - Chairman, Rural Remote Areas

AUDIT
Carol Whiteside, Chairman
Jeff Campbell

NOMINATING
Barb Johnston, Chairman
Martha Escutia
Darrell Stewart

INVESTMENT OVERSIGHT
Richard Motta, Chairman
Barb Johnston
Jim Kirkland

RURAL AND REMOTE AREAS
Jim Kirkland - Chairman
Jeff Campbell
Barbara Johnston
Carol Whiteside

URBAN DISADVANTAGED NEIGHBORHOODS
The Honorable Martha M. Escutia - Chairman
Richard Motta

ACCESSIBILITY
Rich Motta
Barbara O'Connor
Rachelle Chong

GREEN STRATEGIES
Barb Johnston, Chairman
Barbara O'Connor
Jeff Campbell
Jim Kirkland
Richard Motta
Carol Whiteside

CETF STAFF

President and CEO Sunne Wright McPeak
Senior Vice President Susan Walters
Vice President Alana O'Brien
Associate Vice President Gladys Palpallatoc
Associate Vice President Raquel Cinat
Program Assistant Dino Nartea

Neighborhood Transformation Consultant Larry Best

School2Home Executive Co-Manager Agustin Urgiles
School2Home Executive Co-Manager Anu Natarajan
School2Hoome Program Manager Ann Kruze
School2Home Program Manager Sara Armstrong

Legal Counsel
General Counsel Melinda Guzman
Special Counsel Rachelle Chong