ORANGE COAST COLLEGE FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS 2021 – 2022

  • Christina Amaral, Orange Coast College Emeritus Professor
  • Mary Lynn Bergman-Rallis, Community Volunteer
  • Kat Carroll, Orange Coast College Emeritus Professor
  • David J. Cline, Community Volunteer
  • Peggy Fort, Owner, California Marketing Concepts
  • Blade Gilliseen, Instructor of Photography, Orange Coast College
  • Lori Ginex-Orinion, Aviso Legal Group
  • Marc Harper, CPA, JDCFO, West Family Holdings
  • Rush N. Hill, II, Community Volunteer
  • Jeff Hyder, Vice-President, Simple Green
  • A. Patrick Munoz, Attorney, Rutan & Tucker
  • Dianne Nelson Menninger, Community Member
  • Janet Ronnenberg, Community Volunteer
  • Bill Wood, Community Volunteer

Ex‑Officio (with vote)

  • Angelica Suarez, Ph.D.President, Orange Coast College
  • Michelle Grimes-Hillman, Vice President, Instruction
  • Madjid Niroumand, D.B.A. Vice President, Student Services
  • Rich Pagel, ED.D. Vice President, Administrative Services
  • Sierra Wisner, President, Associated Students of Orange Coast College
  • Shana Jenkins, President, OCC Alumni & Friends Association
  • Eileen Lewis, President, OCC Friends of the Library

Emeritus Board Members

  • Bob Dees, President Emeritus, Orange Coast College
  • Margaret Gratton-Turner, President Emeritus, Orange Coast College
  • Dennis Harkins, Ph.D. President Emeritus, Orange Coast College
  • Jerrell T. Richards, Retired, OCC Dean

Foundation Staff Ex‑Officio (without vote) 

  • Douglas Bennett, Executive Director
  • René Kinn, Foundation Assistant
  • TJ Nguyen, Scholarship Coordinator
  • Sean Wellengard, Staff Assistant