Board Of Directors

Sandi Baltes

Director, La Habra Collaborative,

Board of Trustees,

La Habra City School District

Rafael Z. Bustos

Assistant Vice President,

Wells Fargo Bank

Habib Captan

Advance! Treasurer

Real Estate Investor

Financial Analyst

Nancy Morales-Cohen

Vice President,

Branch Manager for Banc of California

Marilyn Kading Martinez

Retired Commissioner,

Superior Court, Los Angeles

Vanessa Juarez

Adjunct Counselor, 

North Orange County Continuing Education

Michael Augustine

Corporate District Director of Sales, Retired

Pharmaceutical Company

Charles Gatchell

Advance! Co-Founder

Vice President, Nike Inc.

Juan Pablo “JP” Gonzalez

Advance! Executive Director

Counselor-Faculty,

Fullerton College

Ross Gould, Ed.D.

Educator,

Lake Center Middle School,

Santa Fe Springs

Frederick Lentz

Advance! Co-Founder

Retired Educator

Executive Director

Robert Rueda, Ph.D

Professor Emeritus,

Rossier School of Education,

University of Southern California

Michael Villaire, MSLM

President/CEO

Institute for Healthcare Advancement

Meet the Team

Staff

Habib Captan

Treasurer

staff

Fred Lentz

Development Director

Sarah Loera

Outreach Director/
College Advisor

staff

Milah Afonin

Office Coordinator/
College Advisor

staff

Raul Aleman

Outreach/
College Advisor

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Stephanie Ramirez

Outreach/
College Advisor

Beatrice Pascual

College Advisor

Eliana Afonin

College Advisor

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