​Advisory Board

We are fortunate to have an active advisory board whose members play a critical role stewarding The Nonprofit Institute's work. Members provide guidance on community impact and education activities, assist with fundraising, marketing efforts and setting the overall strategic direction for our efforts.

The Nonprofit Institute Advisory Board
Marisa Aurora Quiroz Vice President of Programs, International Community Foundation
Michelle Brega Senior Director for External Relations, San Diego County Regional Airport Authority
Terry Bruggeman CEO & Director, Avenzoar Pharmaceuticals Inc. 
Stephen Chin Manager, Account Management & Community Relations, Sharp Health Plan
Anna Diaz Lead Advisor, Dowling & Yahnke Wealth Advisors
Mariano Diaz Lead Partner, R&M Consulting Group
Leslie Hennessy USD Instructor and Community Leader, Canine Companions for Independence
Vince Kasperick President, Aimloan.com
Kathy Patoff COO, MUFG Union Bank Foundation
John Rush Former Quality Assurance, RR Donnelly S.D.
Sarah Setiawan Operations Manager, Learning Equality
Ruth Westreich President, The Westreich Foundation
Christy Wilson Executive Director, Rancho Santa Fe Foundation