Board Members

Executive Board (2017-2018)

Dr. Chad Mabery, President
Shant Megerdichian, Vice President
Camilla Seferian, Secretary
Mary Hoffman, Treasurer
Kevin O’Brien, Immediate Past President

Directors at Large (2017-2018)

Donna Belitz
Tom Brewer
Robin Taub Comer
Dana Cortez
Terry Furey
Susan S. Gibson, Ph.D.
Dee Hardison
Betty Lieu, Esq.
Pete Mladina, MBA
Jeanne O’Brien, CPA
Carolyn Snyder
Brian Sunshine
Lan Yokota

Liaison, Torrance Board of Education

Terry Ragins, President

Staff

Susan Swinburne, Executive Director
SusanS@TorranceEducationFoundation.org

Denise Mandel, Business Administrator
dmandel@tefsbea.org

Cynthia Palacio, Office Assistant
Admin@TorranceEducationFoundation.org
(310) 320-7232

TEF Advisory Board

Steve Fechner, Surf Management
Barbara Graham, The Torrance Refinery
Hon. Pat Furey, Mayor, City of Torrance
Hon. Ted Lieu, U.S. Congressman
Sherry Kramer, Continental Development Corporation
Gary Kuwahara, PDM CPAs
Bill Oberholzer, Preferred Bank
Steve Stoppel, Torrance Community Credit Union
Hon. Frank Scotto, Former Mayor, City of Torrance
Bob Shafer (ret.), Torrance-South Bay YMCA
Robert Van Lingen, Van Lingen Body Shop
Robert Virtue, Virco Manufacturing