Our Team

Our team of philanthropic and local community experts provides you with the highest level of service and support. Meet our staff.

Executive Office

Mark A. Stuart

Mark Stuart, CFRE

President and Chief Executive Officer

Eva Comeau

Eva Comeau

Board Liaison

Sara Graef

Sara Graef, CAP

Executive Assistant

Development & Stewardship

Brian Zumbano

Brian Zumbano

Vice President, Chief Development & Stewardship Officer

Katie Sawyer

Katie Sawyer

Senior Director, Donor and Community Engagement

Julia Grant

Julia Grant

Director, Development

Leslie Klein

Leslie S. Klein, CFP®, AEP®

Director, Gift Planning Advisor

Pauline Martinson

Pauline Martinson

Director, Development

Cami Mattson

Cami Mattson

Director, Development & Stewardship

Danielle Valenciano

Danielle Valenciano

Director, Community Scholarships

Trudy Armstrong

Trudy Armstrong

Director, Regional Affiliates

Leslie Harrington

Leslie Harrington

Manager, Philanthropic Advisor

Estela Mitrani

Estela Mitrani

Manager, Regional Affiliates

Candace Wo

Candace Wo

Manager, Mitigation & Nonprofit Funds

Miguel Lopez

Miguel Lopez

Analyst, Prospect Research

Jessica Jaso

Jessica Jasso

Program Specialist, Community Scholarships

Tiffany Cummings

Tiffany Cummings

Administrator, Stewardship Team

Lauren Hough

Membership Coordinator, Regional Affiliates

Amanda Jean-Pierre

Amanda Jean-Pierre

Administrator, Stewardship Team

Audrey Lewis

Audrey Lewis

Administrator, Stewardship Team

Melanie Mashburn

Melanie Mashburn

Administrator, Community Scholarships

Carey Tinsley

Carey Tinsley

Administrator, Stewardship Team

Community Impact

Pamela Gray Payton

Pamela Gray Payton

Vice President, Chief Impact and Partnerships Officer

Michelle Jaramillo

Michelle Jaramillo

Director, Education Initiatives

Katie Rast

Katie Rast

Director, Community Impact

Lydia Van Note

Lydia Van Note

Director, Community Impact, Environment Initiatives

Stephanie Cook

Stephanie Cook

Manager, Programs & Member Engagement, San Diego Women’s Foundation

Peggy Pico

Peggy Pico

Manager, Age-Friendly Communities

Heather Rossetti

Heather Rossetti

Manager, Thrive Outside San Diego

Everett Au

Everett Au

Program Specialist, Environmental Initiatives

Joy Decena

Joy Decena

Program Specialist, Community Impact

Cecilia Morales

Program Specialist, Education Initiatives

Jasmine Armstrong

Membership and Operations Coordinator, San Diego Women’s Foundation

Tori Nelson Calisch

Tori Nelson Calisch

Thomas Murphy Fellow, Early Childhood Initiative

Marketing & Communications

Theresa Nakata

Theresa Nakata

Vice President, Chief Marketing & Communications Officer

Justin Nunez

Justin Nunez

Director, Communications

Jenny Kerch

Manager, Communications

Catrina Dulay

Catrina Dulay

Graphic Designer & Digital Marketing Administrator

Finance & Investment

Matt Fettig

Vice President, Chief Investment Officer

James Howell

Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Kelly Feulliet

Kelly Feuillet

Controller

Jill Brower

Jill Brower

Manager, Human Resources

Kerri Favela

Kerri Favela

Manager, Grants

Melissa Posel

Melissa Posel

Manager, Technology

RV Tolentino

RV Tolentino

Senior Accountant

Maria Houchin

Maria Houchin

Staff Accountant

Sean Plaisted

Sean Plaisted

Analyst, Finance & Investment

Travis Vowles

Travis Vowles

Analyst, Technology

Michelle Matsuo

Administrator, Payroll and Accounts Payable

Danielle Light

Danielle Light

Administrator, Finance

Nuria Shariffi

Nuria Shariffi

Receptionist


Contact Us

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.