EXECUTIVE TEAM

Anil Vadaparty
Anil VadapartyPresident & Chief Executive Officer

vadapartya@mckinleycc.org
909.599.1227 Ext: 2122

Mario Gallegos
Mario GallegosSenior Vice President of Quality Improvement

gallegosma@mckinleycc.org
909.599.1227 Ext: 2860

Christopher Murray
Christopher MurraySenior Vice President of Administration

murrayc@mckinleycc.org
909.599.1227 Ext: 1737

Dustin Vander Haar
Dustin Vander HaarSenior Vice President of Human Services

vanderhaard@mckinleycc.org
909.599.1227 Ext: 1829

George King
George KingSenior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

kingg@mckinleycc.org
909.599.1227 Ext: 2124

Grace Sanchez
Grace SanchezSenior Vice President of Development

sanchezgr@mckinleycc.org
909.599.1227 Ext: 1873

Dwight Counsel
Dwight CounselSenior Vice President of Education

counseld@mckinleycc.org
909.599.1227 Ext: 2115

PROGRAM LEADERSHIP

Suzann McIntire
Suzann McIntireVice President of Mental Health

mcintires@mckinleycc.org
909.599.1227 Ext: 1817

REGIONAL LEADERSHIP

Lorrie Moudy
Lorrie MoudyFoster Care Regional Administrator, Palmdale

moudyl@mckinleycc.org
909.599.1227 Ext: 1712

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

CHAIR OF THE BOARD

CHAIRWOMAN
Kymberli Murray
(Joined the board in 2014, Elected as Chairwoman April 2021)
Kymberli serves as Chairwomen for McKinley Board of Directors . In addition, Kymberli serves as the Charitable Contributions Committee lead for a group of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Medical Device companies, where she works as a Quality Engineer. Prior to joining the board, she spent years coordinating and volunteering company events at McKinley with JNJ employees, alongside their family and friends. Kymberli embraces the McKinley mission and strives to meet her own personal mission for McKinley “to bring nation-wide awareness, foster support through meaningful partnerships and to spark joy in the hearts of the weak who will one day find their strength.”

OFFICERS

Marilyn Sparks
(Chair, Governance Committee—Joined the Board in 2019)
Marilyn is an Insurance Advisor/Agency Owner representing Farmers Insurance as well as other carriers. She currently is an Executive Board Member for both the Glendora and San Dimas Chambers of Commerce. Marilyn has previously held leadership positions with the San Gabriel Valley Boy Scouts and Girls Scouts of Greater Los Angeles. She is also a Los Angeles County Insurance Commissioner serving the 5th District.

David Pena
(Chair, Internal Affairs Committee and Treasurer—Joined the Board in 2020)
David is currently in a job transition after being the CFO the past 12 years for Accurate Air Engineering. He has 35 years of accounting experience with different companies and industries. David’s roots are in San Dimas, is very knowledgeable of McKinley’s history, and has a long-lasting friendship with a past resident / student. David graduated from California State University Fullerton with a B.A Degree in Accounting and has his CPA Certificate. David is father of four and all his children will graduate from his alma mater, San Dimas High School. Olivia, his daughter, is a senior scheduled to graduate in 2021. David has volunteered in many community and school activities including Little League Baseball, Soccer, Football, PTA, SDHS Bingo, Band, Boy Scouts, and Knights of Columbus, to name a few. In his spare time, he enjoys golfing and attending all his children’s school activities and functions.

Paul Rowley
(Co-Chair, Governance Committee—Joined the Board in 2020)
Paul is the Sr. Vice President of Regulated Water Utility and has oversight of all functions in the regulated water unit, including Water Operations, Asset Management, Environmental Quality, Customer and Community Relations, Customer Service, Water Use Efficiency, Water Resources and Regulated New Business. Paul holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and a Master Degree in Public Administration from California State University, Northridge.

Pete Metzger
(Chair, External Affairs—Joined the Board in 2018)
Pete is an Account Executive and Senior Graphic Designer for Terry Hines and Associates, one of L.A.’s larger entertainment advertising firms. He previously was a graphic designer and writer for The Los Angeles Times, Variety and the Long Beach Press-Telegram. He attended Cal State Long Beach where he studied journalism and film. He has been a part of groups such as Capoeira Brasil Los Angeles and the Key Club, a division of the Kiwanis Club.

DIRECTORS

James Elliot
(Joined the Board in 2014)
Jim is a CEO for California Correctional Healthcare Services with over 34 years of experience in “C” level healthcare positions including correctional health, rehab-hospital, medical-school administration, and federally qualified community clinics. Jim’s master’s degree in organizational leadership, and he is certified as a correctional health care professional. However, Jim’s Bachelor’s degree is in photography and he is an apprenticed photographer of the old-school. Prior to transitioning to health care, Jim worked as a project manager for Walt Disney Pictures-Feature Animation earlier in his career and was nominated for an Academy Award for Technical Merit in 1987. Jim was elected to four terms on the Bonita Unified School District, served as president three times and was reappointed to the school board in the summer of 2021 after retiring in 2017. Jim is also on the board of the La Verne/San Dimas Educational Foundation.

Alpha Sunusi
(Secretary—Joined the Board in 2020)
Alpha graduated from California State University Fullerton in 2006 where he studied business Administration with emphasis in Marketing. Shortly after graduating, he started Alcam Medical Orthotics and Prosthetics, an Artificial limb manufacturing company based in Riverside, California. With 15 years in operation the company has grown close to 100 employees and 10 locations throughout southern California and currently the largest African American Prosthetic company in the country. Alpha is also a board member of a California charity known as Excelling Youth Education Scholarship Program (EYES) for children in West Africa. Through personal donations and contributions to the program they are able fund educational opportunities for underprivileged youth in Sierra Leone in hopes of increasing literacy in the country while nurturing existing aspirations for impactful futures. Recently, Alpha was elected president of the International African American Prosthetic-Orthotic Coalition (IAAPOC). The organization provides scholarships, and mentorship of young African American men and women pursuing their dreams of becoming certified prosthetists as well as helping them with their aspirations of becoming independent business owners. Alpha himself is a Board-Certified Orthotist and Prosthetist. He achieves the most satisfaction every time he helps others achieve their goals or become a better version of themselves. Alpha enjoys spending time with his family.

Alta Skinner
(Joined the Board in 2011)
Married to Jim Skinner we have two adult Children Jim Skinner, Jamie Skinner, Daughter in Love Stephanie Skinner. Three Grandsons Joey Skinner, JT Skinned, and Josh Skinner-Moreno. Retired from Bonita USD. Have lived in San Dimas 48 years.

Community Advocate Volunteer for four decades. Have sat on many Boards and Committees and Commissions. Co- Chaired Bond Measure AB for Bonita USD. Co-Chaired Bond Measure Go for Mt Sac CC. Chaired Measure RAD for Bonita USD. Currently on McKinley Board, Secretary of Mt Sac Foundation. Advisory Committee La Verne San Dimas Ed Foundation. San Dimas Citizen of Year 1999. Chris Holden Community Volunteer. Anthony Portantino 2017 Woman of Year 25th District.
My passion for volunteering is Families, Education, and Community.

Margie Green
(Joined the Board in 2018)
Margie is now semi-retired after being a small business owner of a graphic arts business in San Dimas, CA for many years. After attending the University of North Texas as an art major she worked in the art departments of Zales Corporation, Dallas TX, Continental Oil Company, OK and after selling her graphic arts business. She entered into fine arts painting and attending art shows around Southern California. She has been honored for her volunteer work by U.S. Congresswoman Grace Napolatino, Assemblyman Chris Holden, and Senator Anthony Portantino. She was named Citizen of the Year for San Dimas and has received several other honors for her work in the community. She is presently on the Planning Commission for the city of San Dimas.

Chuck Coyne
(Joined the Board in 2018)
Chuck has lived in San Dimas since 1992 with his wife, Janette, and has been involved with McKinley since 2017. After graduation from California State University, Fullerton, in 1976, he worked in the magazine publishing industry, and currently operates a publishing and event production company based in San Dimas. He has been on the board of governors for the Bonita Unified School District since 2005, and has served on the board of the La Verne / San Dimas Educational Foundation since 2003.

PROSPECTIVE BOARD MEMBERS

McKinley is always interested in talking to prospective directors. We look for directors who are passionate about helping children and the community, and can serve as ambassadors of this wonderful agency. We are particularly interested in directors who have the education, professional skills and community contacts in areas that would help McKinley achieve their long term strategic goals.

If you are interested in serving on our Governing Board, please contact us today. We can arrange for a tour of the campus along with a meeting with key McKinley executive staff to explain in more detail what we are looking for.

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