Board of Directors

LORI HAWKINS, Board President | Paralegal, S.W. Law

LORETTA HOLSTEIN, Board Vice President

SISTER MARY PETER TRAVISS, O.P., Board Secretary | Former Director, Institute for Catholic Educational Leadership, University of San Francisco, Professor Emeritus

SISTER MARY LIAM BROCK, O.P. |  Board Treasurer, DSMSJ Leadership Council, Congregational Treasurer

BETSY BLISS | Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Securities

STEVE CATTON | Wealth Management Advisor, Merrill Lynch

WILLIAM D. HAUTT  |  Senior Consultant, Strategic Advancement Counsel

MAUREEN HUNTINGTON  |  Retired Catholic School Superintendent

REV. MICHAEL MANDALA, S.J. | Verbum Dei Jesuit High School, President

SISTER MARY SUSANNA VASQUEZ, O.P. |  DSMSJ Leadership Council, Coordinator of Affiliate Schools

Northern California Advisory Board

BETSY BLISS  |  Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Securities

SISTER MARY LIAM BROCK, O.P.  |  Board Treasurer, DSMSJ Leadership Council, Congregational Treasurer

STEVE CATTON  |  Wealth Management Advisor, Merrill Lynch

ANNE DAVISON  | Advisor to Bay Area Schools

SISTER JOHN MARTIN FIXA, O.P.  | Director Emerita, Vision of Hope


ROBERTA FURGER  |  Director of Community Outreach and Senior Writer, Learning Policy Institute

FRANK MATARRESE  |  Vice Mayor, Alameda, CA

ANNA MORFIT  |  Civic Leader

NICK RASIC  |  Owner/Broker, Palladium Realty

SISTER JOLENE SCHMITZ  | Educator and Former President of Holy Spirit Community

IRENE SCULLY  |  President, Irene S. Scully Family Foundation

DR. CHARLENE LOBO SORIANO  |  Associate Dean, Academic Support Services, University of San Francisco

ANGELA STANFEL  |  Assistant District Manager, Social Security Administration

DR. JUDITH STANLEY  |  Professor (Ret.), California State University, Hayward

SUE SCHULTES  |  Paragon Real Estate Group

TODD TRAINA  |  President, Red Rover Films

TREVOR TRAINA  |  Chairman, SchemaLogic Corporation

SISTER MARY PETER TRAVISS, O.P.  |  University of San Francisco Emerita Professor (Ret.)

ROB A. VARELA  |  Designer, HR Agency Services, Inc.

SISTER MARY SUSANNA VASQUEZ, O.P.  |  DSMSJ Leadership Council, Coordinator of Affiliate Schools

KEN WIENHOLZ  |  Senior Advisor, Bell-Carter Foods, Inc.

CAROL ZWEIFEL  |  Paralegal, Norris Family Law

DIANA ZARNOCH  |  Principal Consultant, Korn Ferry

Southern California Advisory Board

KATHLEEN ASH  |  Executive Director, Catholic Education Foundation of LA

DENISE BACALL  |  Vice President, Fabri Cote

SISTER CELESTE MARIE BOTELLO, O.P.  |  Principal, Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy

MICHAEL BOTELLO |  Past Chair, DSMSJ Foundation, Trust Attorney

MARY CANOBBIO  |  Professor, UCLA School of Nursing

ERIC CHOI  |  Managing Director, FTN Midwest Research

THERESE FUNK  |  Executive Director, Counseling Partners of LA

JOANNE HAWKINS  |  Registered Nurse (Ret.)

LORI HAWKINS |  Paralegal Snell & Wilmer, LLP

SANDRA HERMAN  |  Alumni Parent, Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy

LORETTA HOLSTEIN  |  Board Member, PICO National Board, Jesuit School of Theology, Santa Clara

MOPY LOCKER  |  Alumni Parent Volunteer, Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy

REV. MICHAEL MANDALA, S.J.  |  President, Verbum Dei Jesuit High School

MERCEDES MARQUEZ  |  Community Development Consultant

CATHY MOLLOY  |  Realtor, Property Manager

BISHOP DAVID O’CONNELL  |  Auxiliary Bishop, Archdiocese of Los Angeles

MARK SCARSI |Partner, Milband, Tweed, Hudley & McCloy

ROBERT ROGINSON  |  Attorney/Partner, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

ANN B. SHEA  |  Photographer

ROBERT A. SMITH III  |  President, Sierra Leasing and President, Doheny Foundation

JEANNETTE VALDIVIA  |  Attorney, Law Offices of Jeannette Valdivia

JAY WALTER  |  Owner, JFW Property Advisors

CRIS WARNER  |  Alumni Parent Volunteer, Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy

JILL WONDRIES  |  Owner, Automobile Dealership

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Throughout our Vision of Hope Schools, the Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose minister to the young, the poor, and the vulnerable. Your support allows us to continue the incredible legacy of the Dominican education in our Vision of Hope Schools. 

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