BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Laurie Miller – Co-President

San Francisco Bay Area Director,
Construction & Engineering, AT&T
Diablo Ballet Board Member since 2012

Cheryl DeSimone – Co-President

Philanthropist
Diablo Ballet Board Member since 2009

Valerie Akin

Small Business Specialist
U.S. Bank
Diablo Ballet Board Member since 2022

Victoria Sandbrook Flynn

Grants Consultant
Diablo Ballet Board Member since 2022

Sandy Garcia

Business Banking Relationship Manager, U.S. Bank
Diablo Ballet Board Member since 2022

Brittany Griffin

VP, Deposit Relationship Manager, Community Bank of the Bay
Diablo Ballet Board Member since 2023

Elizabeth Green-Sah

Asian Art Museum Docent and Philanthropist
Diablo Ballet Board Member since 2019

Erica Hughes

Attorney (Retired)
Diablo Ballet Board Member since 2023

Fred Lambright – Treasurer

Vice President, Mechanics Bank
Community Development Manager/CRA Officer Community Development
Diablo Ballet Board Member since 2018

Umberto Leone, CFP, AAMS

Financial Advisor, Edward Jones
Diablo Ballet Board Member since 2020

Ashraf Habibullah – Emeritus

Co-Founder and President

Richard Sah, Ph.D. – Emeritus

 

Advisory Board

Solomon Belette, MBA

East Contra Costa Community Alliance Coordinator

Jack Catton

Former Sales Manager, US Bank

John di Bene

CEO, di Bene Tech Law

Ruth Egherman

Marketing Director, Bankhead Theatre

Kathy Ferber

Former Director, Non Profit Management Certificate Program, Cal State University East Bay

William T. Gallagher

Professor of Intellectual Property Law at Golden Gate University School of Law

Arturo Jacobus

Former President & CEO, Atlanta Ballet

Lynn Mackey

Contra Costa County Superintendent of Schools

Gail Murray

Former Mayor and City Council Member, Walnut Creek

Sylvia Perfetto

Pacific Gas & Electric

Debbie Toth

President and CEO, Choice in Aging

Thomas Guarino – Emeritus

Former Government Relations Manager, Pacific Gas & Electric