Board of Directors

Board of Directors

  • Dana Bainbridge (Founder & Development Officer), Minister, First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) San Jose
  • Fred Begun, Attorney, Borton Petrini, LLP
  • Carl Cookson, General Contractor
  • Paul Detering (Treasurer), Managing Director and CEO, Redwood Insights, LLC
  • Sandra Hietala (Founder, Secretary), Social Work and Special Education, Retired
  • Nicole Johnson (Vice Chair), Estimator, Blach Construction Company
  • Judith Kaiser, Corporate and Nonprofit Management, Retired
  • Linda Lappin, English Professor, SJSU
  • Cindy McCalmont, Minister (United Methodist Church), Coordinator for NAMI-SCC FaithNet Initiative
  • Jim Thompson (Founder, Chair), Founder and CEO Positive Coaching Alliance

Advisory Board

  • Mike Fox, Sr., San José Business Leader
  • Sam Liccardo, Mayor of San José
  • Jennifer Loving, Executive Director, Destination: Home
  • Russell Hancock, President and CEO, Joint Venture of Silicon Valley