Leadership

Board of Directors

Christina Gomez
Chair of the Board
Vice President of Audit, Risk, and Compliance, GALLO

Marie D. Gallo
President Emerita (In Memoriam)

Alex Mari, M.D.
Immediate Past Chair
Physician, Orangeburg Medical Group

Ginger Johnson
Chair Elect
Former Associate Superintendent, Modesto City Schools

Mel Bradley
Owner, Mel Bradley Electric and Solar
Team 209 Manager, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Sarah Grover
Owner, Designer, Suite 52 Living

Chad Hilligus
Chief Executive Officer, Gallo Center for the Arts

Michael Krausnick
Attorney
Former County Counsel, Stanislaus County

Michelle Lewis
Vice President, Global Human Resources, GALLO

Katy Menges
Community Volunteer & Performing Arts Professional
James Madison Council Member, Library of Congress

Juan Sánchez Muñoz, Ph.D.
Chancellor, UC Merced

Duncan Reno
General Manager, COO, CCE, Del Rio Country Club

Tina Rocha
Assistant Executive Officer, Stanislaus County

June Rogers
Mary Stuart Rogers Foundation

Brant Scott
Vice President Controller, GALLO

Stephanie Gallo Tyler
Chief Marketing Officer, GALLO

Ann M. Veneman
Former Executive Director, UNICEF
Former US Secretary of Agriculture

Geoff Wong 
Senior Director, Treasury, AP & AR, GALLO

Nicole Larson
SCF NextGen Fellow
Council Member, Turlock City Council 
Paralegal, Strategic Legal Group, PC

Board of Trustees

Todd Aaronson
Chief Executive Officer, Visit Modesto

Angelica Anguiano
Attorney, Anguiano Law

Victor Barraza
Realtor, PMZ Real Estate

Elliot Begoun
Founder, The Intertwine Group

Lorraine Cardoza
Realtor, PMZ Real Estate

Clifford Cooper
Group Managing Director, Bank of the West

Ismael Covarrubias
Owner, Rancho Fresco Mexican Grill

Kathryn Davis
President & Chief Executive Officer, Valley First Credit Union

Daniel Del Real
Del Real Group, PMZ Real Estate

Paul Michael Eger
President, Flory Industries

Robert Fantazia
Chief Financial Officer, Cebro Frozen Foods, Inc.

Fallon Ferris
Equity and Intervention Specialist, Modesto City Schools

Robert Fores
Of Counsel, Fores Macko Johnston Chartrand, PLC

Julian Gallo
Finance Analyst, GALLO

Ryan Roth Gallo
Attorney

Diane Gilbert
Trustee, Oakdale Joint Unified School District

Emma Grover
Owner, Suite 52 Living

Sabrina High
Director, Strategic Planning, Sutter Health

Doug Highiet
President, Ceres Pipe & Metal

Linda Hischier
Senior Vice President Relationship Manager, Central Valley Community Bank

Ronald Hoffmann
Owner, Morris Nursery

Jose Ibarra
Vice President & Relationship Manager, Northern California Commercial Banking, U.S. Bank

John Jacinto
President & Chief Executive Officer, Vistech Manufacturing Solutions

Jaime Jimenez
Founder & President, Stuart’s Business Consulting
Owner, Venue 833

Brian Kline
President, G. Hedgecock Inc.

Jay Krishnaswamy
Chief Executive Officer, Doctors Medical Center

Danielle Lau
Community Volunteer

Kevin Luttenegger
Chief Financial Officer, G3 Enterprises

Virginia Madueno
President, IMAGEN LLC
Chair, California Delta Stewardship Council

Roberto Martinez
Owner, Nor-Cal Foods, Inc

Trent Mayol
President & Chief Executive Officer, Pacific Southwest Container

Yolanda Meraz
Chief Strategy Officer, Stanislaus Equity Partners

Chris Murphy
President, Sierra Pacific Warehouse Group

Sharilyn Nelson
Business Owner

Bill Nunes Jr.
Senior Vice President, Marketing, Oak Valley Community Bank

Richard Ogle, Ph.D.
Provost & Vice President, Academic Affairs, CSU Stanislaus

Gino Patrizio
President, Central Valley Market, Sutter Health

Rose Marie Reavill
Retired, Stanislaus County Assessor's Office
Realtor, S/L Real Estate and Properties

Jeffrey Reed
President & Chief Executive Officer, Basic Resources, Inc

Catherine Rhee
Financial Advisor, Cetera Advisors LLC

Susan Rich
Retired, Stanislaus County Office of Education

Christine Roberts
Community Volunteer, Broadway Dreams

John Schneider
Vice President of Administration, Stanislaus Food Products

Michael Joe Silva
Silva Injury Law, Inc.

KT Staack
Grizzly Nut, LLC

Kate Trompetter
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Connect For

Philip Trompetter, Ph.D.
Police and Forensic Psychologist

Aaron Valencia
President, Royal Equity Investments
Owner, Modesto Silos

Colleen F. Van Egmond
Managing Partner & Chief Financial Officer, Swingle, Van Egmond & Heitlinger

Doug Vilas
Chief Operating Officer, GALLO