Creating a system under which change possible.
CAFF collaborates with CBOs, NGOs, government and educational institutions for the benefit of low and moderate income communities.
Executive Team | Board of Directors
Miguel Vasquez CEO / Chair
Miguel is the former vice president at HSBC bank USA, vice chairman of the San Diego Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and board member to United States University, La Cuna foster care, and LRL Scholarship Foundation. “When asked what I could do to help with our economy, I chose to join CAFF. I’m counting on many in the financial industry to join us.
Dr. Maria Viramontes de Marin / Vice Chair
Dr. Marin has taught elementary, high school, and at the university level. She also volunteered in establishing Latina women’s organizations and training programs. Dr. Marin is founder of Inter American College in National City. In 2009, she retired as vice president for Academic Affairs. She is volunteering and collaborating with community organizations on educational issues for the empowerment of women and other minorities.
Jorge Olson / Secretary
President of Liquid Brands Management Inc. Author of The Unselfish Guide to Self Promotion and Build Your Beverage Empire. Jorge is a motivational speaker and consultant.
Bob Morris / Board-member
Bob Morris is Director of Development for Mercy Hospital Foundation. Mercy Hospital Foundation is the philanthropic division of Scripps Mercy Hospital.
Barbara Nyegaard / Board member
Barbara Nyegaard is the co-founder and CEO of ERISS Corporation, a small, woman-owned technology and analytics firm based in San Diego, CA. Ms. Nyegaard has over 20 years of experience serving government agencies, cities and counties in the technology and workforce industry.
Advisory Board Members
Art Rivera / Chairman, CAFF Advisory Committee
Juan Zuniga Esq. JD. Harvard
Jacqueline Reynoso MPP Harvard
Marco Torres Esq. JD. UC, Hastings College of the Law
Dr. Refugio Rochin Ph.D / Co-Chair, UC Davis
Cassie Morton / Co-Chair, San Diego Community College
Arturo Martinez, National University
Rossina Gallegos, Union Bank
Antonio Barbosa, Wells Fargo
Dr. Ruben Garcia, US SBA
Dr. Guadalupe Corona, Alliant University
Reymundo Marin, InterAmerican College