Our Leadership

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Board of Directors

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

BILL MASTERSON, Vice Chair and Secretary | Consultant

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

NICK ANDRADE | Retired Business Executive

DENISE BACALL | Retired Vice President, Fabri Cote

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

STEVE CATTON | Wealth Management Advisor, Merrill Lynch

LORI HAWKINS | Paralegal, Snell & Wilmer

CHARLOTTE MILLINER | President and CEO, Center for Professional Development, Inc.

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

JOHN TALLARIDA | Executive Vice President, Heffernan Insurance Brokers

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

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Bay Area 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

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


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


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

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

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

MARY CANOBBIO  |  Professor, UCLA School of Nursing

ERIC CHOI  |  Managing Director, FTN Midwest Research

ED COREY | Attorney

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

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

LYNNE HOOK  |  Attorney/Founder, Employer Lawyer

MERCEDES MARQUEZ  |  Community Development Consultant

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

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   |   Fax: 510-533-2365

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.