Providing the Educational Opportunities that Change Lives

Boards of Directors

The Making Waves Boards of Directors are stewards of our vision and are the strongest advocates for our students and families. The board members of Making Waves Foundation and Making Waves Academy are committed leaders who actively work together in an effort to further the mission and long-term goals of Making Waves.

Making waves foundation board of directors


John H. Scully
Founder & Chairman

 

Ronald A. Cohan
Consultant

 

Suzanne Duca
Board of Directors, La Centra Sumerlin Foundation

 

Philip Gordon
Partner, Perkins Coie LLP

 

Esther Hugo
Educational Consultant; Professor, Loyola Marymount University

 

Alicia Malet Klein
GATE Instructor, Coleman School; President, HeadsUp Public Education Foundation

 

Gally Mayer
Vice President of Business Development, JVP/Israel


Ian McGuire
Partner, SPO Partners

 

Hamid Moghadam
CEO and Chairman, Prologis, Inc.

 

Ronald Nahas
Partner, Rafanelli and Nahas  

 

Alton B. Nelson, Jr.
Chief Executive Officer, Making Waves Academy

 

Henry A.J. Ramos
President and CEO, Insight Center for Community Economic Development

 

Rebeca Rangel
Senior Vice President, Community Affairs Manager, Bank of the West; Wave-Maker from First Wave, MWEP

 

Regina K. Scully
President and CEO, Rpr Marketing Communications 

 

Sherry A. Smith
Managing Director, Making Waves Foundation 

 

Eli J. Weinberg
Managing Director, SPO Partners 

 

Mike Yuen
Co-chair and Trustee, Yuen Foundation  

 

Glenn Holsclaw
Director, Emeritus

Making Waves Academy Board of directors

 

Eric Abrams
Director of Diversity Initiatives, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

 

Rosa Burnett
Parent Representative 

 

Esther Hugo
Educational Consultant; Professor, Loyola Marymount University 

 

Alicia Malet Klein, Board President
GATE Instructor, Coleman School; President, HeadsUp Public Education Foundation 

 

Daryle Morgan
Human Resources Executive 

 

Rebeca Rangel
Senior Vice President, Community Affairs Manager, Bank of the West; Wave-Maker from First Wave, MWEP 

 

Danielle Trimiew, Board Secretary
Former Director, Greenlining Institute Leadership Academy