The board is responsible for financial oversight, goal-setting, policy development and fundraising. Board members meet monthly to review programs and make policy decisions; and dedicate additional time to chair or attend committee meetings.


Michelle Jahn |

Senior Advisor, MedImpact NCA (MINCA Inc.)


Jill Abasto |

Attorney, Trademarks and Copyrights, Qualcomm Inc.


Scott Walls |

Retired, Community Volunteer


Andrew Rosenberg |

Co-Founder, Over The Moon Media


Thomas Kwan |

Senior/Principal Scientist, Astute Medical, Inc.

Member at Large

Jennifer Tuteur, MD |

Deputy Chief Medical Officer, SD County Health & Human Svs

Immediate Past President

Kevin Atto |

REALTOR®, Park Metro Realty


Michael Baehr

Instructor, Marketing & Public Relations

UCSD Extension

Jim Blevins


Community Volunteer

Michelle Burkart



Caron Calabrese

Attorney and CEO,

Woodward Law

Amialya ("Mia") Durairaj, MSc

Strategic Insights Manager,


Kim Fritz

GMC Administrator,

Care 1st Health Plan

Dora Guillen

Director of Sales and Marketing,

Wyndham Garden Hotel

Scott Lawry

Staff Pharmacist,

Naval Medical Center

Jason Leon

Co-Founder & Managing Partner,

The Dobbins Group

Chiara Leroy

Community Health Promotion Specialist,

County of San Diego

Christy Milner

Sr. Director of Quality Assurance,

Poseida Therapeutics

Richard Moore


Community Volunteer

John Pelkey

Sr. Director, Talent Management,

National University System

Jeannie Posner, CPA, Esq.

Chief Operating & Financial Officer,

San Diego Opera

Dave Ricks

Fundraising Professional,

Community Volunteer

Jeff Robers

Regional VP of Sales,

Joint Venture Pay/Pay It Forward Processing

Vic Salazar

President & CEO,

Vic Salazar Communications

Susan Vintilla-Friedman

Senior Director,

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Gary Weitzman, DVM

President and CEO,

San Diego Humane Society

Adam Zweig, MD

Western Regional Medical Director,

AIDS Healthcare Foundation