Foundation Board

Board of Directors

The Solano Community College Educational Foundation is governed by a board of directors. They are a group of individuals passionate about providing high quality and affordable higher education, and have stepped up to be advocates for Solano Community College by giving of their time, talents, and financial resources.

The Foundation directors invite you to join them in their efforts to raise funds for student and educational excellence at SCC. If you are interested in joining the SCC Educational Foundation Board of Directors, please contact Curt Johnston, Executive Director, at or 707-864-7141.

Solano Community College Educational Foundation

2022-2023 Board of Directors (As of January 25, 2022)

Andrea E. Garcia
Touro University California

Vice President
Marc Tonnesen
Solano County Assessor/Recorder
County of Solano

Robert DaPrato
SCC Professor (Retired)

Sean Desmarais
Morgan Stanley

Past President
John Zeltin
American Express (Retired)
Zeltin Consulting Group

Celia Esposito-Noy, Ed.D.
Board Member
Solano Community College

Lisette Estrella-Henderson
Board Member
Solano County Superintendent of Schools
Solano County Office of Education

Ruben Gonzalez, M.D.
Board Member
Kaiser Permanente

Dawn LaBar
Board Member
City of Fairfield

Dawn Irvine
Board Member
Travis Credit Union

Bobbie Martinez
Board Member
Southwest Airlines

Kris Pingul
Board Member
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management

Judge R. Michael Smith
Board Member
Solano Superior Court Judge (Retired)
Active Member of the Assigned Judges Program

Tessa S. Stecker, M.D.
Board Member
Kaiser Permanente

Wanda Williams
Board Member
Adopt A Neighborhood Founder/Executive Director
City of Suisun City, Mayor Pro Tem

Emeritus Member(s):

Andy Anderson
Board Member
USAF (Retired)

David A. Fleming
Board Member Emeritus
USAF (Retired)
Mayor of Vacaville (Retired)