Meet The Team

OneOC is supported by a team of nonprofit professionals, corporate and community volunteers who help us serve and achieve our mission.

Board of Directors

Charles Chung  / Board Chair

Charles Chung / Board Chair

Chairman

AKUVO

Micah Jindal / Vice Chair

Micah Jindal / Vice Chair

Senior Partner and Managing Director

The Boston Consulting Group 

Hiq Lee / Board Secretary

Hiq Lee / Board Secretary

Chief People Officer

Experian 

John Kirkowski / Treasurer

John Kirkowski / Treasurer

Chief Financial Officer

PIMCO

Andrea Mullens

Andrea Mullens

Vice President, Cloud Human Resources

Ingram Micro Inc.

Aziz Mottiwala

Aziz Mottiwala

Chief Commercial Officer

Tarsus Pharmaceuticals

Bassam Fawaz

Bassam Fawaz

Partner

Fortium Partners

Chetan Pujara

Chetan Pujara

Chief Development Officer

Osanni Bio

Dan Koblin

Dan Koblin

Founder and Partner

Continuum Consulting Group

David M. Forgues

David M. Forgues

Vice President for Human Resources Diversity and Inclusion

California State University

Dawn Reese

Dawn Reese

Chief Executive Officer 

The Wooden Floor

Denise Scott

Denise Scott

VP, Client & Community Relations Director

PNC

Eniko Bolivar

Eniko Bolivar

Vice President, Corporate Communications & Social Responsibility

Ventura Foods

Frank Ellis

Frank Ellis

Chief Executive Officer

Silverback Advisors

Jasmine Pachnanda

Jasmine Pachnanda

Chief Operating Officer

CEO Leadership Alliance Orange County

Julie Cho

Julie Cho

Principal Attorney

CHO LAW FIRM

Karen Robinson

Karen Robinson

SVP People Experience

Amplify

Kendra Angier

Kendra Angier

Chief Human Resources Officer

CoreLogic

Maricela Rios-Faust

Maricela Rios-Faust

Chief Executive Officer

Human Options

Michael Bennett

Michael Bennett

Managing Director

BMO Commercial

Michael Page

Michael Page

Partner

Rutan & Tucker, LLP

Patti Larson

Patti Larson

CEO

SunUp Group

Peggy Ohlhaver

Peggy Ohlhaver

Sr.EVP/Chief Human Resources Officer

Pacific Premier Bank

Rajamani Packiam

Rajamani Packiam

Global Technology Strategy & Architecture

Capital Group

Richard Ward

Richard Ward

First Vice President/Investments

Stifel

Robert Santana

Robert Santana

CEO

Boys & Girls Club of Central Coast

YJ Oh

YJ Oh

Senior Vice President Marketing Transcatheter Heart Valves

Edwards Lifesciences

Team Members

Aimee Bakar

Aimee Bakar

Finance Manager

Aimee Bakar

Aimee Bakar joined the OneOC team in 2022. She has her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Vanguard University and is also Quickbooks Certified. Aimee has been volunteering for multiple community-centered nonprofits since she was a teenager and has over 12 years of experience working in nonprofits as an administrator, office manager, bookkeeper, and accountant. She enjoys the opportunity to be in the nonprofit sector and working with people who are passionate about seeing their own community thrive. In her spare time, Aimee enjoys cake decorating, cooking, and spending time with her family.
Annamarie Licina

Annamarie Licina

Nonprofit Accounting Services Supervisor

Annamarie Licina

Annamarie Licina is an Enrolled Agent with a background in Tax Preparation, Small Business Accounting, and Financial Planning. She holds a BS in Business Administration with emphasis’ in Management and International Business and a minor in Leadership and Organization Studies from Chapman University. Annamarie is a proud Big Sister through the Big Sister Big Brothers program and enjoys volunteering, especially when teaching Financial Literacy to the youth. She is happy to have joined the OneOC team in 2020 where her love for helping others in accounting and in supporting non-profits combine.
Ashlee Doty

Ashlee Doty

Volunteer Services Manager

Ashlee Doty

Ashlee joined the Volunteer Services team at OneOC in early 2022. With a history of Social Media Managing, Client Relations, and Event Planning, Ashlee has spent the last 8 years diving into the small businesses of Orange County. Because of her passion and vision for growing the community, she has worked within a start-up Marketing and Music Merchandising company, The Travel Corporation, and has even played a role in the Orange County Farmers Markets. In her spare time, Ashlee enjoys practicing yoga/meditation, live music, traveling, and drinking coffee.

Catherine Lamorena

Nonprofit Services Specialist

Cindy El Jamrah

Volunteer Services Coordinator

Cindy El Jamrah

Cindy joined the Volunteer Services team in 2024. Cindy has experience working as a volunteer coordinator at the University of California, Irvine where she obtained a B.A. degree in Political Science. She is working in the nonprofit sector because she is passionate about advocating for racial equity and social justice. She believes that diversity is at play in each sector of nonprofits, and finds it important to address that goal everywhere including in her new position as a Volunteer Coordinator. In her free time Cindy enjoys baking and drinking tea. 
Cynthia Braun

Cynthia Braun

Administrative Services Manager

Cynthia Braun

Cynthia Braun oversees office operations and supportive services to ensure OneOC is operating securely and effectively. She also manages and develops the Salesforce CRM database and provides support for all other technology-related across all departments. Cynthia has extensive experience working in the nonprofit sector serving through various roles where she provides direction and hands-on support in the areas of IT management, database management, project management, grant management,  website development, volunteer recruitment and management, special events, and community outreach. Before joining OneOC in 2010, Cynthia was a Marketing Manager for two bicoastal state-of-the-art multiple million-dollar data solution centers at Ingram Micro and a Project Manager at Agile360. She holds a BS degree in Finance from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. Cynthia is a native Northern Californian and has resided in Tustin since 2003.

Elenista-Ann Lam

Volunteer Services Manager

Elenista-Ann Lam

Elenista-Ann Lam is part of the Volunteer Services Team overseeing the Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP). Her previous experience includes administrative support and event planning at Giving It Back To Kids, a nonprofit based in Vietnam and Cambodia, and project management internship at Susan G. Komen for the Cure. She is bilingual in English and Cantonese. She holds a Master’s in Public Health and Business Administration from Benedictine University. In her free time, she loves hanging out with her furry buddies Keeshond, Remi, watching movies, and making baked goods!
Elisa Cirrito

Elisa Cirrito

Volunteer Services Manager

Elisa Cirrito

Elisa joined the Volunteer Services team in the summer of 2022. She has experience in leadership program coordination and event planning from her previous role serving Fullerton College. She interned for the Los Angeles Mayor’s Office of Public Safety and a nonprofit organization, Achieving the Dream, which fortified her passion for strengthening her local communities. She holds an M.A. in Public Administration with a concentration in local government management from California State University, Fullerton. Tusks Up! She enjoys binge-watching TV series, spending quality time with her family (especially her niece), and traveling. Elisa is excited to be a part of the Volunteer Services team to expand equity and accelerate nonprofit success in her local community.
Jeani Toscano

Jeani Toscano

Nonprofit Accountant

Jeani Toscano

Jeani has worked in the non-profit sector for more years than she is willing to disclose, including 10 years at both The YMCA of Orange County and Coast Bible Church. Her experience includes bookkeeping, business management, and graphic design, and she has a passion for providing friendly customer service. Jeani is an avid reader, and never leaves home without an audio-book queued up for spare moments. She and Elias, her husband of over 30 years, currently reside in South Orange County.

Jennifer Sanghera

Nonprofit Services Manager

Jennifer Sanghera

Jennifer Sanghera serves as OneOC Nonprofit Services Manager by supporting community outreach for the Nonprofit Membership Program and Nonprofit Learning Center. Her primary focus is developing new revenue through networking, outreach, and pipeline development to provide resources, services, and connections to nonprofit organizations. Prior to OneOC, Jennifer gained related professional experience at Children & Families Futures managing the ICF subcontract for the National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare (NCSACW) and was responsible for project management and technical assistance. Jennifer has strong skills in networking, engaging with community partners, public speaking, research, and strategic planning. She is detail-oriented, which fosters her current position at OneOC, managing nonprofit services. Jennifer has over 18 years of professional experience providing direct service, and management direction in the child welfare system in addition, to gaining expertise in two different non-profits that are committed to social work best practices. She was valued for planning, implementing, and seeking funding for patient and professional educational programs, in accordance with Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America’s policies and strategic plan. Jennifer served as the Executive Director of Business Development & developed strategic plans for increasing revenue, working with governmental agencies, overseeing staff to increase revenue, and overseeing management of social services programs. She received a bachelor’s in social work from Southern Vermont College.
Katelyn Noble

Katelyn Noble

Volunteer Services Director

Katelyn Noble

Katelyn joined OneOC with over a decade of nonprofit program management and development experience.  Katelyn holds a BS in Health Sciences with emphasis areas in Business and Public Health.  Having most recently served as a national director for a large nonprofit, she is excited to focus her work within her own community.  Katelyn is a transplant from the Midwest and now lives in Irvine with her husband and two daughters.
Lauren Stanton

Lauren Stanton

HR Specialist

Lauren Stanton

Originally from Orange County, Lauren has extensive experience volunteering with nonprofits such as National Charity League, Girls Inc., and Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Orange County. She is excited to combine her passion for giving back with her HR and recruitment experience.
Lily Pan

Lily Pan

Nonprofit Accountant

Lily Pan

Lilys Pan joined OneOC team in 2022 as a Nonprofit Accountant. Lily has an extensive experience as a full cycle corporate accountant for a profit and nonprofit firms for more than fifteen years. She holds a BA degree in Finance from California Polytechnic State University, Pomona. In her spare time, Lily enjoys reading, spending time with her family and serving as a music advocate for her local community public schools.    
Lorraine Betts

Lorraine Betts

Accounting Specialist

Lorraine Betts

Lorraine Betts joined the OneOC team in early 2023 as an Accounting Specialist. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix and has experience in the hospitality industry, medical device field and banking background. Lorraine is actively involved with various church ministries and social activities. She also enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing piano and giving back with her organizational skills and outgoing spirit.
Mat Thomason

Mat Thomason

Nonprofit Accountant

Mat Thomason

Mat Thomason is a seasoned finance professional with over 20 years of experience in accounting, capital markets, and investment banking. An Economics major from Southern Methodist University, he has excelled in navigating complex financial landscapes and fostering strong client relationships. Outside of work, Mat's passions include music and spending quality time with his wife and three wonderful kids. He has joined OneOC to contribute his expertise to non-profit organizations, driven by a deep desire to support those making a positive impact in and around Orange County.
Michael Paulus

Michael Paulus

Nonprofit Accountant

Michael Paulus

Michael Paulus joined the OneOC team in 2022. He has a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona with a minor in Political Science. Michael has a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Saint Mary, in Organizational Health and Leadership. He has worked in many different industries as a bookkeeper and accountant, since completing his undergrad in 2014. Michael loves that he can use his knowledge of accounting and business to help non-profit organizations flourish. Any free time Michael has you can find him outdoors.
RANDA WREN

RANDA WREN

Finance Director

RANDA WREN

Randa Wren started as Bookkeeper for OneOC in December 2012.  She has over 30 years of bookkeeping experience in construction, manufacturing and publishing.

Shonda Brown

Nonprofit Recruiter

Stacy Brooks-Hawkins

Stacy Brooks-Hawkins

Director of HR & Administration

Stacy Brooks-Hawkins

Stacy Brooks is a seasoned HR professional with a remarkable journey spanning over three decades as a nonprofit leader. She serves as the Director of HR & Administration for OneOC and joined the organization 12 years ago. Labeled as “HR with heart”, Stacy’s passion for strengths-based leadership and fostering employee growth and success has been a driving force throughout her career. With a wealth of experience, she excels in the art of developing and coaching individuals, consistently guiding them towards achieving their utmost potential. Stacy’s expertise extends to a feature in the Orange County Register where she shared insights on landing a job utilizing specialty job boards. Beyond her professional accomplishments, she finds joy in being a newlywed to her husband, Kyles, and cherishes moments spent with their blended families. A nature enthusiast, she finds solace in hiking, allowing her to unwind and recharge in the great outdoors.
Tim Strauch

Tim Strauch

President/CEO

Tim Strauch

Tim Strauch is the President & Chief Executive Officer for OneOC in Orange County, California. He has provided strategic leadership and direction with his business management acumen to help strengthen over 1,100 nonprofit organizations in the community.  He also serves as a coach, consultant, and trainer to professional leaders as well as a presenter and facilitator in the community.  Before his current position, Tim served in various leadership roles with the YMCA including Executive Director of the Saddleback Valley YMCA, Senior Vice President of Branch Operations, Executive Vice President of Business Development, and Chief Development Officer. With over 35 years as a successful nonprofit leader dedicated to strengthening communities, Tim has guided and empowered individuals to seek their greatest potential while making a positive difference in others. His personal mission is to maximize the human potential for greater community impact. His areas of expertise include leadership development, operations, business growth, board development, volunteer advancement, fundraising and strategic planning. He earned a Masters Degree in Athletic Administration from Florida State University and completed his undergraduate work at the University of Southern California. Tim lives in Dana Point with his wife, Kristen. They are a blended family with four kids.
Ursula Walsh

Ursula Walsh

Communications Specialist

Ursula Walsh

Ursula Walsh, is an acclaimed nonprofit leader with a focus on marketing and communication strategies. With over thirty years of expertise in nonprofit capacity building and 14 years dedicated to OneOC, Ursula continues to Inspire, Equip & Mobilize a team of talented professionals committed to accelerating nonprofit success. As a communications specialist, aquatic enthusiast, and world explorer, Ursula is dedicated to developing marketing strategies that resonate with your unique voice, extending your reach to surpass organizational goals. While currently working remotely and continuing her world tour with her Irish husband Martin and son Blaine (US Navy, Japan), Ursula remains enthusiastic about connecting across time zones for virtual consultations or speaking engagements. Your journey to nonprofit success starts with a conversation – reach out to Ursula to explore new possibilities
Victoria Muffie

Victoria Muffie

Director of Nonprofit Services

Victoria Muffie

As Director of Nonprofit Services, Victoria provides dedicated support and service to OneOC’s fiscally-sponsored Community Initiatives as well as leads the Organizational Development Services, which consists of consulting, membership, and training services for nonprofits. She brings ten years of nonprofit volunteer experience having served on the Boards of Directors for organizations that support education for children and leadership development for young women. Additionally, Victoria has over fifteen years of professional marketing experience overseeing the development of promotion and advertising programs for consumer goods manufacturers and retail classes of trade nationwide. She is a graduate of Santa Clara University, and during her time in college, she had the opportunity to live for a year in Vienna, Austria. Victoria, her husband, Chris, and their child, Sam, enjoy traveling, movie nights, and days at the beach.
OneOC COURT REFERRAL PROGRAM

OneOC COURT REFERRAL PROGRAM

Full Team

Volunteerism Council

PATTI LARSON Council Chairman

CEO

SunUp Group

Susannah Johnston Council Co-Chairman

President

Cultural Table

David Forgues, Ph.D., SHRM-SCP

Vice President Human Resources, Diversity and Inclusion

CSU - Fullerton

D’Shone Swiney

Business Consultant

DS Consulting Services

Jenny Roney

Human Resources Executive

Retired

Liza B. Krassner, MPA

Assistant Director

Public Health, UC Irvine

Matt Parsons

Senior Manager

Moss Adams LLP

Raj Packian

Global Technology & Strategy Architect

Capital Group

RICHARD WARD

First Vice President/Investments

Stifel Investment Services

Tom Menton

Vice President of Sales

Revolution Office to Volunteerism Council

Nonprofit Advisory Council

Robert Santana Council Chairman

CEO

Boys & Girls Club of Central Coast

Angie Rowe

President & Executive Director

Beyond Blindness

April Barnes

President

Vital Link

Becky Firey

Executive Director

Red Cross

Bonni Pomush

CEO

Working Wardrobes

Brent Finlay

President & CEO

Anaheim YMCA

Chris Jin

President

UHSM Health Share

Claudia Keller

CEO

Second Harvest Food Bank

David Benavides

Executive Director / CEO

KidWorks

Debora Wondercheck

President/Chief Executive Officer

Arts & Learning Conservatory

Deborah Levy

Executive Director

Alzheimer's Association

Elissa Oransky

Executive Director

Irvine Valley College Foundation

Ellen Pais

Executive Director

Pretend City

Iosefa Alofaituli

Executive Director & Co-Founder

CIELO

Janice Frechette

Executive Director

Parentis Foundation

Kate Marr

Executive Director

Community Legal Aid SoCal

Kendra Chandler

Executive Director

ULI Orange County/ Inland Empire

Lisa Fujimoto

CEO

Priority Center

Mary Tran

Executive Director

High School Inc.

Michelle Wulfestieg

Executive Director

SC Hospice Foundation

Monica Glicken

Executive Director & General Counsel

Public Law Center

Monique Davis

President & CEO

Habitat for Humanity

Nithin Jilla

Executive Director

Dreams for School

Sofia Martinez

CEO

Reimagine

Wendy Cullen

Executive Director

First Tee - Orange County

Yesenia Ochoa

Executive Director

MECCA