Creating a system under which change is possible.
Board of Directors
Miguel Vasquez CEO / Chair
Miguel is the former vice president at HSBC bank USA, Vice Chair of the San Diego Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and board member to United States University, La Cuna foster care, and LRL Scholarship Foundation.
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.
Peter Bauer / Secretary
Peter Bauer is a seasoned retired executive with over 40 years executive management of international corporations in consumer, automotive, military and space electronics. Over the span of 15 years he has founded 4 start-up companies engaged in development, manufacture and sales of consumer electronics products.
Bob Morris / Board-member
Bob Morris is Partnership Development for Tijuana Innovadora. Tijuana Innovadora is a bi-national non-profit promoting education, technology and a vibrant life within the Tijuana/San Diego mega region.
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.
Micheal McCraw / Board member
Michael McCraw has held various administrative and management positions for over forty years in both public and private sectors. He most recently served twenty-four years as President and CEO for California Southern Small Business Development Corporation which administers the State of California Small Business Loan Guarantee Program.
Dan Stracener / Board member
Dan Stracener is the Vice President and District Manager at Wells Fargo Bank for the San Diego Southeast Market. His area of responsibility extends from Bonita to Downtown, to Point Loma and to the Sports Arena.
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
James Hayes, Mira Costa College
Antonio Barbosa, Wells Fargo
Dr. Ruben Garcia, US SBA
Dr. Guadalupe Corona, Alliant International University
Reymundo Marin, InterAmerican College
Dr. Louise Kelly, Alliant International University
Dr. Rachna Kumar, Alliant International University