Board of Governors

The primary responsibilities of the Saddleback College Foundation Board of Governors are:

  • To provide personal/corporate financial support and ensure fundraising goals are developed, implemented and achieved to provide strategic direction and fundraising plans for the Foundation
  • To establish policies for administering the affairs of the Foundation
  • To adopt and monitor the annual operational budget and financial plan
  • To serve as an ambassador in the community for the college's Foundation

Officers/Executive Committee

 

 
President
Jim Leach
 
Jim Leach
Director, External Affairs
Santa Margarita
Water District

1st Vice President
Gary Capata
 

Gary Capata, CPA
Capata & Co. CPA's

2nd Vice President
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Mike Hamilton, Partner
Ernst & Young (Ret.)

 

Treasurer

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Michelle R. Brough, ESQ.
Brandes Investment
Partners, L.P.

Secretary
John Heffernan
 

John Heffernan
Director, External Affairs
AT&T Services, Inc.

Past President
Donna Varner
 

Donna Varner
Perception Public Relations

College President
Dr. Tod A. Burnett
 

Dr. Tod A. Burnett
Saddleback College

 

Board of Governors

Joseph R. Brown, Jr.
Midland Management

 

Anthony Ferry
VP Marketing/Partner
Neudesic, Inc.
Dr. Michael Foudy
Foudy Chiropractic
 
 
Joyce Van Schaack
Member, Board of Directors
Christopher Columbus
Fellowships Foundation
Christopher Harrington
Toshiba America
Information Systems, Inc.
Dr. Diana McCullough
Counselor/Professor
Irvine Valley College
 
Penny Spellens
Owner
Mercedes Benz
of Laguna Niguel
 
Col. Joseph D. Snyder, USMC
Retired
Snyder Consultants
 
 
 
 
 

 

College Representatives

 

ASG College
Student Body Representative
Bahman Sabahil
President, ASG
College Classified
Staff Representative
Barbara Sendaba
Saddleback College
College
Faculty Representative
Blake Stephens
Saddleback College
 
District Board of Trustees Representative
Nancy Padberg
 

 

Advisory Council

 
Patricia C. Bates
OC Supervisor 5th District
John Bates Associates
 
 
John Ben
President
Acqua Ben
 
Judy Bethe, RN, MSN
Hoag Hospital, Retiree
 
Duane Cave
External Relations Manager
San Diego Gas & Electric
 
John Gibson
President/CEO
United Intelligence Corporation
 
 
Matthew Gunderson
Owner
Infiniti of Mission Viejo
Audi Mission Viejo
 
 
 
Trish Kelley
Council Member
City of Mission Viejo
 
Barry McCarthy
Business Consultant
 
Brian S. Probolsky
Director
Moulton Niguel Water District
 
Charlie Ware
Director
Governmental Relations
Rancho Mission Viejo
 

 


Board Documentation