Board & Leadership

Board of Directors

  • Christie Holderegger

    President and CEO

    Volunteers of America

  • Beth Mullen

    Board Chair

    Affordable Housing Industry Leader
    CohnReznick LLP

  • Leslie Hampel

    Vice Chair

    Regional Vice President Northern California
    Starbucks Coffee Company

  • Melissa Blair Aliotti


    Judicate West
    Mediator and Arbitrator

  • Jeannine English


    Former President

  • Barry Broome

    President and CEO
    Greater Sacramento Economic Council

  • Suzanne Dizon

    Manager, Economic Development & Partnerships

  • Paul Esch

    R C Equity Holding Corp

  • Steve Green

    Senior Advisor
    Steven K. Green Consultants

  • Nick Himphill

    Chief Financial Officer,
    Himphill Electric

  • James McNairy

    Boutin Jones Inc.

  • Debra Morrow

    Retired Sacramento County Senior and Adult Services Division Manager

  • Par Tolles

    Tolles Development Company

  • Scott Wong

    National Trainer
    Fair & Impartial Policing, LLC

VOA Leadership

  • Christie Holderegger

    President and CEO

  • Travis Sandefur

    Regional Vice President of Northern Nevada

  • Ana Bankert

    VP of Development and Marketing

  • Joel Rusco

    Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

  • Mewa Choy

    Director of Human Resources

  • Melissa Liou

    Chief of Staff

Northern Nevada Advisory Council

  • Gary Arthur

    Business Owner

  • Right Rev. Gene Savoy

    Intl. Community of Christ,
    NV Clergy Assn.

  • Scott Wong

    Law Enforcement Officer

  • Susan Maestretti

    Retired Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
    Reno Stake, Communications Director
    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

  • Mary Avalos

    The Marias Real Estate Team
    Keller Williams

Emeritus Board

  • Jeanice Warden-Washington

    California State Assembly - Chief Consultant

  • Patricia Gayman


  • Stan Stancell


  • Joel Leineke

    Systems 3, Inc.

  • Greg Grant

    Retired, Grand Flooring Designs

  • John McGinness

    Sheriff of Sacramento County

  • Rick Wylie

    Villara Building Systems

  • Debbie Augustine-Nelson


  • Tom Lee

    Retired State of Ca, Health Services

  • James Pardun

  • Joe Stinson

    Retired Assistant Publisher, Sacramento Observer

  • Michael Muljat

    Vice President Cornish & Carey Commercial

  • Sue Sadler

    Vice President & General Manager

  • Bryan Bullard


  • Paul Ioanidis

    Business Owner

  • Kent Lacin

    Owner, Kent Lacin Media Services

  • Swen Carlson

    Senior Operations Executive

  • Jesus Rodriguez

    Medical Interpreter

  • John Orr

    CAE, Program Consultant

  • Judy McGarry


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