Board Members

Meet the ACE NorCal Network Executive Board

Current Board

Camille Johnson, PhD

Camille Johnson, PhD

Board Chair

Professor of Management
Lucas College and Graduate School of Business
San Jose State University

Yesenia Curiel

Yesenia Curiel

Board Member and Treasurer

Director, Campus Advocacy, Resources & Education (CARE)
University of California, Merced

Christina Armstrong

Christina Armstrong

Board member

Special Advisor and Director of Strategic Initiatives
California State University, Sacramento

Dena Bullard, MHS

Dena Bullard, MHS

Board member

Senior Director, Health Sciences and Workforce Innovation
University of California, Office of the President

Andrea Cohen

Andrea Cohen

Board member

Special Assistant, Academic Affairs, Office of the Vice Provost
University of California, Santa Cruz

Juanita Cole, PhD

Juanita Cole, PhD

Board member

Dean
College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
California State University Monterey Bay

Vanessa E. George, PsyD, MBA

Vanessa E. George, PsyD, MBA

Board member

Associate Director, Graduate Career Management
School of Management
University of San Francisco

Anika Green, MA

Anika Green, MA

Board member

Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education
Director of DARE (Diversifying Academia, Recruiting Excellence) Doctoral Fellowship Program
Stanford University

Mitzi A. Lowe, PhD, MSW

Mitzi A. Lowe, PhD, MSW

Board member

Assistant Dean
California State University, Fresno

Bernadette T. Muscat, PhD

Bernadette T. Muscat, PhD

Board member

Associate Dean, College of Social Sciences
Professor, Department of Criminology
California State University, Fresno

Rosalee Rush, PhD

Rosalee Rush, PhD

Board member

Senior Associate Vice President
Communications & Public Affairs
Stanislaus State University

Institutional Reps

Jomana Amara, Ph.D., P.E.

Jomana Amara, Ph.D., P.E.

Board member

Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs, Professor of Economics
Naval Post Graduate Institute

Joanna M. Iwata, M.A.

Joanna M. Iwata, M.A.

Board member

Associated Students Senior Coordinator of Governance & Operations
Student Engagement & Leadership Development
California State University, Monterey Bay

Teresa Ong

Teresa Ong

Board member

Associate VP, Workforce/ CTE programs
Foothill College

Tracy Pascua Dea

Board member

Academic Climate Program Director
University of California, Berkeley

Maureen Sharberg

Maureen Sharberg

Board member

Dean of Academic Programs and Services
California State University, East Bay

Emeritus Board

Susan Carlson

Susan Carlson

Emerita

Vice Provost
University of California

Josefina Castillo Baltodano, JD

Josefina Castillo Baltodano, JD

Emerita

Founder and Executive Director
Executive Leadership Academy
Center for Studies in Higher Education
University of California, Berkeley

Bernice Bass de Martinez

Bernice Bass de Martinez

Emerita

Chair, Department of Foreign Languages
Professor
California State University, Sacramento

Virginia Rondero Hernandez

Virginia Rondero Hernandez

Emerita, Past Board Chair

Executive Director
Emerita Professor of Social Work Education
California State University, Fresno

Luoluo Hong, PhD, MPH

Luoluo Hong, PhD, MPH

ACE Executive Council Liaison

Associate Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs and Enrollment Management
California State University, Chancellor’s Office

Jenny Kao

Jenny Kao

Emerita

Executive Director, Issues Management, Policy Analysis & Coordination (IMPAC)
University of California Office of the President

Amy Levine

Amy Levine

Emerita

Adm./Instructor
University of California, Berkeley

Luanna K. Putney

Luanna K. Putney

Emerita

Associate Chancellor & Senior Advisor to The Chancellor
University of California, Merced

Mijiza Maláne Sanchez, MPA, EdD

Mijiza Maláne Sanchez, MPA, EdD

Board member, Past Board Chair

Associate Dean, Office of Medical Student Affairs (OMSA)
Stanford Medicine