Orange County

The Encuentros Leadership Board of Directors for Orange County, California for 2013-2014 are:


Dr. Al Mijares                                                                                         
Board Chairperson                                                                                                                 
Superintendent of Schools - Orange County                                                                                                              

Ariel Meza
Board Chairperson Elect and Public Relations Chairperson
Pastor, Non-Profit Organizational Management

Eleanor Rodriguez
Board Secretary
Principal, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School

Dr. Juan Carlos Araque
Board Treasurer
USC Professor of Social Work

Dr. Juan Avalos
Programs Chairperson
VP of Student Services, Saddleback Community College

Jeff Herrmann
Development Chairperson
President of Orange Council, Boy Scouts

Dr. Elizabeth Suarez
Nominations Chairperson
Professor of Teacher Education, CSU Fullerton

Ed Bustamante
Board Member At Large
Principal, Carr Intermediate School

Andy Hall
Board Member At Large
Retired Police Chief, Westminster Police Department

Tony Ontiveros
Board Member At Large
Probation Officer and Trustee, North Orange County Community College District

David Valentin
Board Member At Large
Chief of Police, Santa Ana Unified School District

Reverend Mark Whitlock
Board Member At Large
Executive Director, USC Cecil Murray Center for Community Engagement