Our Leadership

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Board of Directors

EDWARD E. COREY, Chair | Partner, Corey & Corey

NICK ANDRADE | Retired Business Executive

DENISE BACALL | Retired Family-Owned Business

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

SISTER CELESTE MARIE BOTELLO, O.P. | Congregational Prioress

STEVE CATTON | Wealth Management Advisor, Merrill Lynch

ANNE DAVISON | Shea Family Charities

SISTER VERONICA ESPARZA RAMIREZ, O.P. | Congregational Leadership Team

LORI HAWKINS | Paralegal, Snell & Wilmer

BILL MASTERSON | Vice Chair, Consultant

ROBERT ROGINSON | Managing Shareholder at Ogletree Deakins

SISTER MARY SUSANNA VASQUEZ, O.P. | Congregational Leadership Team Coordinator of Affiliate Schools

SISTER MARY YUN, O.P. | Congregational Leadership Team and Treasurer

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Bay Area Advisory Board

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

STEVE CATTON | Wealth Management Advisor, Merrill Lynch

ANNE DAVISON | Advisor to Bay Area Schools

MARC DOMINGUEZ | Counselor, Bishop O’Dowd High School, Oakland

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

IRENE JACOBS | St. Christopher Parish, Sacramental Coordinator

BILL MASTERSON | Vice Chair, Consultant

FRANK MATARRESE | Vice Mayor, Alameda, CA

ANNA MORFIT | Civic Leader

RODNEY PIERRE-ANTOINE | Executive Director of the Lumen Christi Academies, Oakland

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

ANGELA STANFEL | Assistant District Manager, Social Security Administration

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

TODD TRAINA | President, Red Rover Films

TREVOR TRAINA | Chairman, SchemaLogic Corporation

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

CAROL ZWEIFEL | Paralegal, Norris Family Law

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Los Angeles Advisory Board

DENISE BACALL | Vice President, Fabri Cote

KERI BOTELLO | Librarian, UCLA Dept. of Information Studies (ret.), Alumni Parent, FHSA

MARY CANOBBIO | Professor, UCLA School of Nursing

ED COREY | Attorney

SISTER GEORGETTE COULOMBE, O.P. | Southern Vision of Hope Office

THERESE FUNK | Executive Director, Counseling Partners of LA

LORI HAWKINS | Paralegal Snell & Wilmer, LLP

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

LYNNE HOOK | Attorney/Founder, Employer Lawyer

MERCEDES MARQUEZ | Community Development Consultant

RUBEN J. ROJAS | Business Consultant


ANN B. SHEA | Photographer

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


JEANNETTE VALDIVIA | Attorney, Law Offices of Jeannette Valdivia

JILL WONDRIES | Owner, Automobile Dealership

Dominican Sisters Vision of Hope   |   1555 34th Avenue, Oakland, CA 94601   |   Phone: 510-533-5768

Dominican Sisters Vision of Hope is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Our EIN number is 94-3356021, and our tax-exempt status is granted under a group exemption with the U.S. Catholic Conference of Bishops.