Foundation Board and Leadership

Foundation Board of Directors:

Executive Committee:

  • President: Ken Vecchiarelli, Golden State Water
  • President Elect: Curtis Scheetz, Total Environmental Management (Retired)
  • Treasurer: Phil Wendel, Yamaha Motors (Retired)
  • Secretary: Dr. Barbara Dunsheath, President, NOCCCD Board of Trustees
  • Past-President: Dave Shawver, Mayor, Stanton City Council
  • Cypress College President: JoAnna Schilling, Ph.D.
  • Executive Director: Howard Kummerman, Cypress College


  • Dr. Iman Abdeshahian, Stanton Smiles Dentistry
  • Veronica Avila, Union Bank
  • Stephen Blount, NOCCCD Board of Trustees
  • Dr. Kay Bruce, Cypress College (Retired)
  • Dr. Damon de la Cruz, Cypress College
  • John Dupuy, Bank of America
  • Becky Ishii, Ishii Engineering
  • Mark Lauderback, Chief of Police, City of Cypress
  • Dr. Margie Lewis, Cypress College President Emeritus
  • Sandie McCarthy, Community Volunteer
  • George O’Hara, Colony-West Insurance
  • Beth Piburn, Los Alamitos Medical Center
  • Delight Sittman, ReMax Realty
  • Dr. Lydia Sondhi, Cal State University, Long Beach (Retired)
  • Lynette Young, Cypress College Fine Arts Department