Kevin L. Smith, Chair

Chief Operating Officer, Kaiser Permanente, Roseville Area

Dr. Robin Carter, Vice Chair

Special Assistant to the President- California State University, Sacramento

Amber DiBernardo, Treasurer

VP, Marketing and Communications, SAFE Credit Union


Elena Ruiz, Secretary

Philanthropic Advisor & Strategist

Leah Burdick

Chief Growth Officer, PRIDE Industries

Julia Burrows

Consultant, Funkhouser & Associates, former Senior Policy Advisor to Mayor Darrell Steinberg


Patricia Colvin

Member of FJC’s VOICES

The Honorable Kevin Culhane

Retired Judge, Sacramento Superior Court

Jane Einhorn

Owner, JE Communications


Mayor Pro Tem Eric Guerra

Sacramento City Council Member

Joseph Hunter

Sacramento Firefighter/Paramedic

Chief Kathy Lester

Chief of Police, Sacramento Police Department


Ray Lozada

Director of Safe Schools at Sacramento City Unified School District

Candace Lucchetti

Pacific Coast Building Products

Jen Warner

President- Raley's





Directors Emeritus

  • Paul Durenberger, immediate past Chair

  • Jan Scully Royse

  • Jody Nelsen

  • Vic Bucher

  • Estelle Saltzman

  • Fred Baldini

  • Kyriakos Tsakopoulos

  • Roger Valine

  • Mark VanBeest