Meet the Board & Staff

The Board of Governors represents a cross-section of business, community, cultural, and educational leaders. The CSU Chancellor serves as an ex-officio, voting member of the board.

CSU Foundation Board of Governors

Ronald R. Barhorst

Mr. Ronald R. Barhorst
President & CEO, Retired
ING Financial Advisers

Michael Lizarraga

Mr. Michael Lizárraga
Vice Chair
President & Chief Executive Officer

Kristin Crellin

Ms. Kristin Crellin
Vice President,
School and Community Relations
SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union

Hector V. Barreto

Mr. Hector V. Barreto
The Latino Coalition

Ronald Fong

Mr. Ronald Fong
President & CEO
California Grocers Association

Michael A. Lucki

Mr. Michael A. Lucki
Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Retired

George M. Marcus

Mr. George M. Marcus
The Marcus & Millichap Co.

Kenneth P. McNeely

Mr. Kenneth P. McNeely
California AT&T

Ali C. Razi

Mr. Ali C. Razi
The Stratham Group

Peter Brightbill

Mr. Peter Brightbill
Senior Director,
Government Relations - California
Wells Fargo & Company

Shari Slate

Ms. Shari Slate
Vice President,
Chief Inclusion &
Collaboration Officer
Cisco Systems, Inc.

Rodney K. Spackman

Mr. Rodney K. Spackman
Manager - Policy, Government & Public Affairs
Chevron Products Company

Donna Uchida

Ms. Donna Uchida
Chief of Communications
Kaiser Permanente

Gaddi H. Vasquez

Hon. Gaddi H. Vasquez
Senior Vice President,
Government Affairs
Southern California Edison

Scott Wells

Mr. Scott Wells
Senior Vice President,
Chief Executive Officer
Santé Health System & Advantek Benefit Administrators

Gillian Wright

Ms. Gillian Wright
Vice President,
Customer Services
Southern California Gas Company

Timothy P. White

Dr. Timothy P. White
[ex officio]
The California State University

CSU Staff

Garrett P. Ashley

Mr. Garrett P. Ashley
Vice Chancellor, University Relations & Advancement
The California State University

Lori Redfearn

Ms. Lori Redfearn
Vice President
Assistant Vice Chancellor,
Systemwide Advancement
The California State University

Aaron Moore

Mr. Aaron Moore
Chief Financial Officer
Director, Advancement
Systemwide Advancement
The California State University

Wendy Chavira-Garcia

Ms. Wendy Chavira-Garcia
Assistant Secretary
Manager, Program & Services
Systemwide Advancement
The California State University

Shefali Mistry

Ms. Shefali Mistry
Manager, Constituent Engagement
Systemwide Advancement
The California State University

Jeffrey R. Richter
Legal Counsel
Blank Rome LLP