2017 Officers Of The Board

  • Joe Heffington

    Chairman & President
    Corporate Vice President of Finance
    Golden State Foods
  • Maureen Flanagan, CFA

    Managing Director
    First Republic Investment Management
  • Charlie Granville

    Vice-Chairman of the Board
  • Christine Weiner

    Christine C. Weiner, A Professional Law Corporation


  • Daniel P. Bane

    Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • Kenneth A. Ryder

    Garrett DeFrenza Stiepel Ryder LLP
  • Richard F. Crawford

    Former Chairman of the Board
    Crawford Custom Homes
  • Rachel Owens

    Succession Strategies
  • Al DeGrassi

    Former Chairman of the Board
    Plaza Bank
  • RJ Mayer

    The Robert Mayer Corporation
  • Michael DuBruyne

  • Scott Lieberman

    Slater Hersey & Lieberman LLP
  • Melanie Fitch

    Irrelevant Week President
  • Joseph Pulice

    Independent Consultant
  • Bradford L. Hall

    Hall & Company CPAs
  • Mary Lou Shattuck

    Former Chairman and President
  • Gary Karamardian

    Zov’s Bistro
  • Danni Remington

    California United Bank

Our Staff

Executive Staff

Jean Wegener

Executive Director

Stephanie Smolkin

Controller and Grants Administrator

Kim Frazier

Director of Events & Volunteer Sevices


Nicole Brockway

GAPP Case Manager

Ladeshia Goubert

GAPP Case Manager

Sharon Mckeag Ash

GAPP Case Manager