Currently, 33 alumni and friends comprise the Cal State Fullerton Philanthropic Foundation board of governors. Together, these prominent business and community leaders invest and steward donated funds and ensure that the gifts are administered according to donor wishes.


Executive Committee & Vice chairs

Kerri Ruppert Schiller '82
Senior Vice President & CFO
CHOC Children's

Ruppert Schiller's Bio »

Joseph Hensley
President - Orange County
US Bank

Joseph Hensley's Bio »

Jeffrey S. Van Harte '80
Vice Chair, Nominations and Governance
Chairman and CIO
Jackson Square Partners

Van Harte's Bio »

Paul Carter '92
Member At Large
Bergkvist, Bergkvist & Carter LLP

Paul Carter's Bio »


Gina Fales '94
Vice Chair, Finance and Investment Committee
Managing Director
Janus Capital Group

Gina Fales' Bio »

David Doran '75
Vice Chair, Audit Committee
Managing Partner (Ret.)
White Nelson Diehl Evans LLP

David Doran's Bio »

Dick Ackerman
Vice Chair, Advocacy
State Senator (Ret.)
Principal, Ackerman Consulting

Dick Ackerman's Bio »

Gary Green '80
Vice Chair, Titan Ambassadors/Resource Development Committee
Executive Vice President and Manager
California Bank & Trust

Gary Green's Bio »

Mike Weisman '76
Vice Chair, Titan Pride (Marketing and PR) Committee
Partner and Chief Executive Officer
Amusement Park

Mike Weisman's Bio »

Framroze Virjee
California State University, Fullerton

Framroze Virjee's Bio »

Greg J. Saks
Executive Director
Vice President, University Advancement
California State University, Fullerton

Greg Saks' Bio »



Vanessa Acuña '02
Alumna Representative
Assistant Principal
Chino Valley Unified School  District

Vanessa Acuña's Bio »

Robert M. Alvarado '87 
Senior Director of Sales
Cirque Du Soleil

Robert Alvarado's Bio »

Dan Black '67 
Chairman (Ret.)  
ProThera, Inc.

Dan Black's Bio »

Ana Aldazabal '18
Student Representative
President & CEO
Associated Students, Inc.

Ana Aldazabal's Bio »

Joe Cervantes  
Executive Vice President of Operations
R.D. Olson Construction

Joe Cervantes' Bio »

Bill Cheney
President and CEO
SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union

Bill Cheney's Bio »

Mark Clarke 
Vice President and Controller
Edison International

Mark Clarke's Bio »

Scott Coler '85
Capital Pacific Real Estate

Scott Coler's Bio »

Rachelle Cracchiolo '71, '76
Chief Executive Officer
Teacher Created Materials

Rachelle Cracchiolo's Bio »

Martha Daniel  
Founder and President/CEO
IMRI Technology and Engineering Solutions

Martha Daniel's Bio »

Regino Diaz '00, '03
Area Executive and Senior Vice President
Bank of America

Regiono Diaz's Bio »

Charles Harmon
Senior Manager of Corporate Procurement/Corportate Services
American Honda Motor Co., Inc.

Charles Harmon's Bio »

Hector J. Infante
Manager, Policy, Government and Public Affairs

Hector Infante's Bio »

Roger Kotch '81
Chief Financial Officer
In-N-Out Burger

Roger Kotch's Bio »

Henry Martinez '75
Senior Vice President of Water Infrastructure
Cordoba Corporation

Henry Martinez's Bio »

Tam Nguyen '05 
Advance Beauty College

Tam Nguyen's Bio »

Ingrid Otero-Smart
Casanova Pendrill

Ingrid Otero-Smart's Bio »

Maya Patel
Tarsadia Family Foundation

Maya Patel's Bio »

Geoffrey S. Payne '80
Tahiti Partners Real Estate Development Corp.

Geoffrey Payne's Bio »

Ernie Schroeder '67
President & Chief Executive Officer
Schroeder Management Company Inc.

Ernie Schroeder's Bio »

Jon C. Smith '02
Partner, Assurance Practice
Ernst & Young LLP

Jon Smith's Bio »

Victoria L. Vasques '76
President and CEO
Tribal Tech, LLC

Victoria Vasques' Bio »

Bonnie Williams, Ph.D.
Faculty Representative
Assistant Professor
English, Comparative Literature and Linguistics
California State University, Fullerton

Bonnie Williams's Bio »


Daniele LeCesne
Chief Financial Officer
Executive Director, University Advancement Administration and Finance
California State University, Fullerton

Stefanie Light '96
Chief of Operations, University Advancement
California State University, Fullerton