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 & OPERATIONS

Kathlyn Mead

Kathlyn Mead

President & CEO

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Susan Bantz

Chief Operating Officer

Jill Brower

Manager, Human Resources

Otto R. Delacruz

Otto R. Delacruz

Manager, Facilities

Heather Oltmann

Heather Oltmann

Administrator, Facilities

Cori Hamilton

Cori Hamilton

Operations Liaison

Margret Hernandez

Board Liaison

Nuria Shariffi

Nuria Shariffi

Receptionist

CHARITABLE GIVING

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Adrienne Vargas

Vice President, Chief Giving Officer

Keely Bamberg

Keely A. Bamberg

Director, Donor Relations

Cami Mattson

Cami Mattson

Director, Charitable Giving

Robyn Sharp

Robyn Sharp, CFRE

Director, Planned Giving

Danielle Valenciano

Danielle Valenciano

Director, Community Scholarships

Trudy Armstrong

Trudy Armstrong

Director, Regional Affiliates

Leslie S. Klein, CFP®

Leslie S. Klein, CFP®

Director, Charitable Gifts

Leslie Harrington

Leslie Harrington

Manager, Donor Relations

Pearl Hoeglund

Pearl Hoeglund

Manager, Charitable Giving

Estela Mitrani

Estela Mitrani

Manager, Regional Affiliates

Candace Wo

Candace Wo

Manager, Mitigation & Nonprofits

Esmeralda Cuevas-Anderson

Esmeralda Cuevas-Anderson

Program Specialist, Community Scholarships

Alison Aragon

Alison Aragon

Administrator, Fund Services

Audrey Lewis

Audrey Lewis

Administrator, Donor Relations

Miguel Lopez

Miguel Lopez

Administrator, Regional Affiliates

Daniel Stigall

Daniel Stigall

Administrator, Community Scholarships

COMMUNITY IMPACT

Katie Rast

Katie Rast

Director, Community Impact

Nicola Hedge, MPIA

Nicola Hedge, MPIA

Director, Environmental Initiatives

Xavier Leonard

Xavier Leonard

Director, Center for Civic Engagement

Katie Sawyer

Katie Sawyer

Executive Director, San Diego Women’s Foundation

Mallory Morgan

Mallory Morgan

Program Specialist, Environment Initiatives

Heather Rossetti

Heather Rossetti

Program Specialist, Community Impact

Karen Sherman

Karen Sherman

Program Specialist, Community Impact

Bridget Altman

Bridget Altman

Thomas Murphy Fellow, Environment Initiatives

COMMUNICATIONS

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Theresa Nakata

Vice President, Chief Communications Officer

Justin Nunez

Justin Nunez

Director, Communications

Jon Haber

Jon Haber

Manager, Digital Communications

Cassie Edmonds

Cassie Edmonds

Manager, Communications

Catrina Dulay

Catrina Dulay

Administrator, Graphic Designer

FINANCE

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James Howell

Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

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Matt Fettig

Vice President, Chief Investment Officer

Kelly Feuillet

Kelly Feuillet

Director, Financial Reporting & Controller

Robert Lopez

Robert Lopez

Finance & Investment Analyst

Kerri Favela

Kerri Favela

Manager, Grants

Kirk Ehrhart

Kirk Ehrhart

Senior Staff Accountant

Maria Houchin

Maria Houchin

Accountant

America Ellis

America Ellis

Administrator, Payroll & Accounts Payable

Debra Sorey

Debra Sorey

Administrator, Grants


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