Meet Our Team

Lisa Stout


Executive Director

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Kathy Gallagher


Administrative Analyst

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Sara Montooth


Programs Coordinator

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Working Board of Directors

Ari Arango

JPW Communications, Communications Specialist

TSMP Ambassador Alumni, Events/Public Relations Committee

Jim Bettencourt

California Highway Patrol

Events/Public Relations Committee Chair

Paul Borden

Homefed Corporation (Retired)

Resource Development Committee Chair

Dr. Tiffany Campbell

Interim Superintendent, San Marcos Unified School District

Fred Freedman

President/CEO, Pima Medical Institute

Programs Committee

Rana Holcomb

School Psychologist, Retired

Programs Committee

Rebecca Jones

Mayor, City of San Marcos

Programs Committee

Scotty Lombardi

Senior Manager of Global Talent Management, Hunter Industries

Board Secretary, Finance Committee

Justin Matsushita

Fire Battalion Chief, City of Santee

Board Treasurer, Finance Committee Chair

Vanessa Negrete

Principal, Negrete Law Group

Events/Public Relations Committee

Zack Nelson, DDS

Nelson Family Orthodontics

Programs Committee

Jenny Orlando

Double Peak School

Board Chair, Finance Committee

Kevin Holt

Kevin Holt

Former Superintendent, SMUSD

Honorary Board Member

Randy Walton

Walton Law Group, City of San Marcos Councilmember

Emeritus Board Member, Programs Committee

Education Coordinators

Rogelio “Roy” Huerta


Education Coordinator

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Amanda Yantzer


Lead Education Coordinator

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Promise Ambassadors

Vanessa Crespin

Communications & Outreach Ambassador

Melanie Ponce

Outreach Ambassador

Ashley Sanchez

Communications & Marketing Ambassador

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