Our board members are all volunteers who contribute their time, talent, and financial resources to help our kids succeed in school and in life. We couldn't do it without them!
President – David Frias *
Network Operations Manager, Extron Electronics

1st Vice President – Maryanne Horton
Senior Director of Development, CSULB

2nd Vice President – Pooja Pelham
Manager of New Business, Feeding America

Secretary – Sheri Whitney
Realtor, First Team Real Estate

Treasurer – Richard Tkach *
Procurement Analyst, The Boeing Company


Doug Bailey *
Senior Vice President - Long Beach Branch Director, RBC Wealth Management 
Past Mayor, City of Cypress 

Andrea Burns
Vice President-Regional Operations Manager, U.S. Bank

Chief Rod Cox
Chief of Police, Cypress Police Department  
Dr. Terrisa Ha
Physician, Private Practice

Ron Hoshi
Principal, Oxford Academy

Juli Humphreys
Retail Business Consultant, Chevron - Retired

Larry McIntosh
Vice President Encounter/Capitation Ops, United Health Care

Scott Reynolds
Senior Vice-President/CRO, SoCal Office Technologies
Robert Simpson, Ed.D.
President, Cypress College
Dave Skorupinski
Sr. Admin Analysis, UCLA Dept of Human Genetics

* Past President, Board of Directors 

We show up every day to prove every kid has what it takes. Every child matters. They all deserve opportunity. We are here to elevate them and let them know that they are capable, worthy and important. That's why we make this promise: to prove to the world - and every individual child - that they have what it takes to reach a great future. 
Anne Hertz
Executive Director

Alicia Paradies
Office Manager

Mari Gomez
Teen Director

Dan Rodriguez
Transportation Director

Lauren Martin
Resource Development Assistant

Sue Osbon
Director of Operations

Samantha Johnson
Site Director

Erika Gary
Club King Site Director
Lindsey Gonzalez
Resource Development Assistant

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