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Become a JHBC Dean's Advisory Board Member

The Dean’s Advisory Board offers a multitude of benefits to both you and your organization including:

  • Growing your network with fellow local business leaders, innovators, and professionals from a variety of backgrounds and industries.
  • VIP invitations to Board-sponsored as well as university events.
  • Access to faculty research reports and white papers.
  • Priority access to students for internships and job recruitment, plus class presentation opportunities.
  • Listing of your organization on the JHBC Dean's Advisory Board website.

2019-2020 Board Members

Ali Ara

Ali Ara
Bank of America
Vice President, Relationship Manager

L Ray Ashworth

L Ray Ashworth
L. Ray Ashworth CPA

Alfred Ayala

Alfred Ayala
Longship International
Managing Director - Strategy

Fernando Ayala, Roorda

Fernando Ayala, Roorda
Roorda, Piquet & Bessee, Inc.
Shareholders, Tax & Compliance

Tom Brickley

Tom Brickley
Brickley Environmental

Eduardo Brugman

Eduardo Brugman
Chief Information Officer

Edward Carillo

Edward Carillo
City of Rialto
City Treasurer

Gerzon Cesena

Making Hope Happen Foundation
Development Coordinator

Ken Coate

Ken Coate
Inland Surety, HUB International Insurance Services
Vice President Surety Operations

Deborah Crowley

Deborah Crowley 
Eadie & Payne, LLP

Jared Dobbins
VIP Tots
Executive Director

Kim Draper
Robert Half International
Recruiting Manager

Nick Fusca
Moss Adams LLP
CPA, Senior Manager

Thomas Galindo
Pacific Premier Bank
Regional President/ Executive Vice President

Vincent Garrett
Kaiser Permanente
Assistant Department Administrator

Michael Gialluly
Pacific Premier Bank
AVP/Branch Manager

Chris Glinski
Pacific Premier Bank
1st Vice President, Senior Relationship Manager

Fred Grand
US Trust
Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Chad Halliday
SingerLewak LLP
Financial & Information Systems Auditor

Skylor Harrison
Gallant, Risk & Insurance Service Inc.
Senior Account Executive

Alexis Hundley
Soren, McAdam, Christenson, LLP
Senior Manager

Maya Ivanova
Wilson Ivanova CPA

Mark Kaenel
Alta Pacific Bank
Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager

Leslie Kim
Bank of America
VP & Sr. Relationship Manager

Lowell King
Bank of America
Regional Operations Officer

Randy Kirk
SoCal Masterminds

Doug Kollmyer
K2 Sales
Senior Sales Consultant

Craig Korotko
SoCal Masterminds
Business Coach

Marisa Kutansky
Stater Bros. Market
Director of Communications

Todd Landry

Todd Landry
Spafford & Landry Inc.

Caroline Larson
Eadie & Payne, LLP

Charlie Lowenberg
Soren, McAdam, Christenson, LLP

Amanda Luu
Executive Team Leader

Karen Mason

Karen Mason
United Transmission Xchange
Owner & CEO

Rick Mercadefe

Rick Mercadefe
City National Bank
Vice President/Relationship Manager

Deborah Meredith

Deobrah Meredith
Enterprise Holdings
Group Talen Acquisition Manager

Walter Mueller
Olive Crest
Development Direct, Inland
and Desert Communities

Tom Nightingale
Fifth Third Bank
Senior Vice President

Angie Nett
Sorenson Engineering
Director of Human Resources

Yukasa Nunez
A & R Tarpaulins
Assistant Aerospace Project Manager/Marketing Coordinator

Mike Ocasio
President & CEO

Melinda Opperman

Melinda Opperman
Springboard Nonprofit Consumer
Credit Management
Executive Vice President

Albert Perez
Cathay Bank
First Vice President - Underwriting Manager

Nicolas Perez
Blu Dragon Consulting
President and Founder

Eric Roark
Roark Financial Solutions
Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Adam Russell
Opus Bank
Senior Managing Director 
Inland Empire Commercial Banking

Damon Santos
Banner Bank

Eddy Sumar
ERS Consulting Services

Gustavo Theisen
Columbia Steel Inc.

Oscar Valdez
County of Riverside
CPA Assistant Auditor-Controller

Hassan Webb
Bank of America
Global Commercial Banking

Bud Weisbart
A & R Tarpaulins
Vice President

Matthew Wilson
Wilson Ivanova CPA
Managing Partner 

Derek Woolf
Accent Computer Solutions|

 Get Connected


If you have any questions or concerns, contact:

Julie Nichols

Julie Nichols - Senior Director of Development,
Jack H. Brown College of Business & Public Administration
Phone: 909.537.4346
​​​​​​Office Location: JB-209