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Meet the Board of Directors

Board Officers

Robert S. Nelsen

President - President, Sacramento State

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Lisa Cardoza

Executive Officer - Vice President, University Advancement, Sacramento State

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Holly Tiche

Board Chair - Principal, Tiche Consulting

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Alice Perez

Board Vice Chair - External Affairs Manager, AT&T

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Garry Maisel

Chair, Finance Committee - President and CEO, Western Health Advantage

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Sue McGinty

Board Secretary - Chair and Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Physical Therapy

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Committee Chairs

Tina Treis

Chair, Audit Committee - Retired Partner, Crowe Horwath LLP

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Bernice Bass de Martinez

Chair, Governance Committee - Special Assistant, College of Arts and Letters

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Lora Anguay

Member - Chief Zero Carbon Officer, SMUD

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Christine Ault

Member - Communications Consultant

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Margot Bach

Member - Community Volunteer; Crocker Art Museum, Assistance Leagues, Friends of the Crisis Nurseries, and more!

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Jonathan Bowman

Member - CFO & Vice President for Administration & Business Affairs, Sacramento State

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David Bugatto

Member - President and CEO, Alleghany Properties LLC

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Sonney Chong

Member - Dentist, Dental Office of Sonney L. Chong

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David Covin

Member - Professor Emeritus- Political Science and Ethnic Studies

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Mark Drobny

Member - Founder, Drobny Law Offices

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Vanessa Guerra

Member - Senior Project Manager, Mutual Housing California

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David Lopez

Member - Angel Investor

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Lee Ritchey

Member - Founder and Owner, Speeding Edge

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Pam Stewart

Member - Former CEO, CPS-HR Consulting and Community Volunteer

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Scott Syphax

Member - President and Chief Executive Officer, Syphax Strategic Solutions

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Bud Travers

Member - Retired Vice Chancellor, UC Berkeley

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Alumni Association Representative

Colette Harris-Mathews

Principal Consultant, Harris-Mathews Consulting

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Faculty Representative

Ajay Singh, Ph.D.

Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental Studies

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Student Representative

Salma Pacheco

President, Associated Students, Inc.

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Total Members: 25