Meet Our Leaders

Board of Directors 2019-2020

The Victor Valley College Foundation is led by 33 generous and responsible members of the High Desert community. Business owners, civic leaders, and retired professionals make up the majority of our governing board. They are joined by representatives of college administration, faculty, staff and students. Together they guide, support and oversee the Foundation’s activities and resources. Your generosity and their leadership make a powerful recipe for success.

OFFICERS

President


Shannon Shannon
Saddle Rock Reverse Mortgage

Vice President


Casey Armstrong
Armstrong Fairway Insurance

Vice President


Craig Garrick
ComAv

Vice President


Fred Hunter
Desert Valley Hospital

Vice President


Sam Grandlienard
Southwest Gas

Vice President


Don Brown
Lee & Associates

Treasurer


Kirk Riding
Capstone Consulting Group

Past President


Mike Nutter
HUB International

Superintendent/President


Dan Walden
Victor Valley College

DIRECTORS

Peter Allan


Attorney at Law

Jackie Augustine-Carreira


Victor Valley College (Faculty)

Michael Butros


Victor Valley College

Larry Cusack


Apple Valley Communications

Steve Garcia


Victor Valley College

David Greiner


Greiner Buick GMC

Jason Lamoreaux


Coldwell Banker Commercial

Austin Marshall


Mitsubishi Cement Corp.

John Nahlen


Victor Valley College

Scott Nassif


Napa Auto Parts

Elaine Navarrete


Victor Valley College

David North


Bank of George

John Ohanian


Terra Verde Group

Dave Olney


Hesperia USD

Kirk Riding


Capstone Consulting Group

Doug Robertson


Town of Apple Valley

Bill Scott


Scott Turbon Mixer, Inc.

Dawn Serbus


Citizens Business Bank

Paul Stanton, MD


Ultimate Sports & Orthopedics

McKenzie Tarango


Hesperia USD

Niru Vangala


Foremost Retirement Resort

Kathleen Wood


Law Offices of Brandon A. Wood

leaders

Foundation Staff

Kirsten Acosta
Interim Executive Director
Kirsten.Acosta@vvc.edu
760-245-4271 ext. 2523

Chris Nunez
Interim Director of Development/Scholarships
Christopher.Nunez@vvc.edu
760-245-4271 ext. 2741

Glennis Duncan
Business & Accounting Manager
Glennis.Duncan@vvc.edu
760-245-4271 ext. 2251

Irene Molinar
Donor Relations Coordinator
Irene.Molinar@vvc.edu
760-245-4271 ext. 2146

Please send mail to:
Victor Valley College District Foundation
Bldg. 55 18422 Bear Valley Rd.
Victorville, CA 92395

staff

Emeritus Council

The Victor Valley College Foundation also benefits from the wisdom of past board members who remain connected as valuable advisors through our Emeritus Council.

Percy Bakker (2006)
Patricia Caldwell (2015)
Val Christensen (2015)
Mike Davis (2015)
Steve Davisson (2014)
Bruce Fay (2013)
Mike Jasberg (2015)

Jerry Klein (2014)
John Kroencke (2015)
Robert Kniss (2015)
Janice Olson (2012)
Diana O’Malley (2015)
Joseph A. Range (2010)
Thurston ‘Smitty’ Smith (2015)

Our professional staff is eager to help you support Victor Valley College. Their combined education and experience are matched only by a can-do spirit that has helped our donors and friends to change countless students’ lives.