Board of Directors

Board of Directors 2023-24

Comprised of parent and community volunteers, the Foundation’s Board of Directors is elected annually. Their time and energy enable the Foundation to maintain extremely low operating expenses, so more of every dollar donated goes directly to student programs.


Executive Committee

Andrea Maes, MVHS – President

Archana Upadhyay, MVHS – Vice President

Laura Schmidt, LAHS – Treasurer

Nikki Selden, LAHS – Secretary

Michelle Sturiale, LAHS – Marketing

Lillian Stadler, LAHS – Fundraising Strategy


Co-Executive Directors

Margaret and KristineMargaret Gong                           Kristine Bardman

Board Members

  • Andy Chmyz, LAHS Alumni Parent
  • Alan Cyron, LAHS Alumni Parent
  • Jen Denebeim, LAHS Alumni Parent
  • Seymour Duncker, MVHS
  • Sue Longyear, LAHS
  • Jonathan Luk, LAHS
  • Margaret Otto, MVHS
  • Amanda Patron, MVHS
  • Aisha Rengan, MVHS
  • Annie Schmidt, LAHS
  • Malia Smith, MVHS
  • Jeannie Tsai, MVHS
  • Rich Tsoi, MVHS

Board Observers

  • Dr. Nellie Meyer, MVLA High School District Superintendent
  • Catherine Vonnegut, MVLA High School District Trustee

Find Out More

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Board Member Celebration