2018 Board of Directors


Sherri Shaner
First Place for Youth


Josh Selo
West Valley Community Services


Chelsey Souza, CRFE
Essex & Drake Fundraising Counsel

Immediate Past President

Celia Moreton
Life Services Alternatives


Nam Le


Matt Taylor Siegel, CFRE
San Jose State University

Vice President of Development

Margot Harrigan

VP-elect, Development

Lisa Breen Strickland
Fresh Lifelines for Youth (FLY)

Vice President of Diversity

Kelley Coe
Silicon Valley Community Foundation

VP-elect, Diversity

Julia Zarcone
Cantabile Youth Singers

Vice President of Education

Linda Lyon
Palo Alto Partners in Education

VP-elect, Education

Sharon Navarro
Acknowledge Alliance

Vice President of Marketing

Lauri Adachi
San Jose Evergreen Community CollegeĀ 
District Foundation

VP-elect, Marketing

Alicia Grimes
Alzheimer's Association

Vice President of Membership

Kathy Cordova
Santa Maria Urban Ministry

VP-elect, Membership

Bernadette White
Second Harvest Food Bank

Vice President of Philanthropy Day

Meredith Smith
Cupertino Educational Endowment Foundation

VP-elect, Philanthropy Day

Linda Nguyen
Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Vice President of Programs

Kathie Sheehy, CFRE
Donor Impact

VP-elect, Programs

Leela Suppiah

Ethics Advocacy Chair

Kohinoor Chakravarty, Ph.D., MSW
West Valley Community Services

Professional Development Scholarship Chair

Dagmar Schildwach
Alzheimer's Association