2017-2018 Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is the elected group that governs California YMCA Youth & Government. It is made up of individuals who are responsible for the planning and policy decisions of the organization. In addition, they ensure the fiscal health and participate in the financial development of our programs. They also monitor, inform, and support the activities of every program that the California YMCA Youth & Government offers.

Alex Mircheff, Board Chair
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher

Waheed Baqai
Baptist Medical Center-Jacksonville

Michelle Benham
Capistrano Unified School District

Dustin Buss
HsuBu Consulting

Fran Gallati   
YMCA of the Central Bay Area

Allan Paine    
Tech-Life, Inc.

Sandy Ryan
Houlihan Lokey

Cathy Saliba
Fund Development Consultant

Kyle Smith
Bay Area Bicycle Law

Kim Tucker   
Impact Foundry

Sean Walsh   
Wilson Walsh George Ross Consulting LLC

Cole Cahill
70th Youth Governor

Delaney Ivey
Youth Board Member           

Lindsey Angelats
Los Angeles County of Health Services

Cathy Barankin
CA State Alliance of YMCAs

Brian Birkett
Lean Data

Tim Crawford
Zori Writing & Consulting

Sue Marasco 
YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles

Aaron Rios
Walmart Stores, Inc.

Brian Saenger
The Ratkovich Company

Taylor Scott   
Sorrento Wealth Management

Ronnie Stone
South East Ventura YMCA

Alfredo Velasco
Long Beach YMCA

Randall Winston
California Strategic Growth Council

Celine Cuadra
70th Youth Chief Justice

Jake Mehari
Youth Board Member          

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Sacramento CA 95815 (map)

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