IMPACT Participants

While IMPACT is open to all adults, the successful applicants are passionate, capable and engaged individuals who are interested in personal and professional development, demonstrate leadership abilities and plan to stay in the greater San Diego/Northern Baja California region for at least the next five years.


IMPACT San Diego Class of 2016

Dylan Anderson
Community Volunteer

Mary Beatty
Senior Vice President, Credit Products Manager
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Alison Bushan
Director, Brand & Marketing
Girl Scouts San Diego

Tori Callahan
Senior Marketing Associate

Hugo Carmona
Deputy District Director
Office of Congressman Scott Peters

Tammy Carpowich
Senior Director, Digital & IT

Tiana Caylor
Director, Downtown Center
USO San Diego

Christina Chase
Principal Energy Policy Advisor
San Diego Gas & Electric

Amanda Cheyney
Lead Program Specialist
San Diego Workforce Partnership

Elizabeth Cox
Marketing Communications Manager
San DIego Association of Governments (SANDAG)

Jennifer Davies
Assistant Dean, External Affairs
UC San Diego Extension

Mary De Felice
Public Relations & Marketing Assistant
San Diego County Regional Airport Authority

Christopher Deal
Executive Vice President of Operations
PARO Decision Support

Melissa DeLaCalzada
Director, Communications & Development
The Elizabeth Hospice

Tish Dion
Vice President/Marketing Manager
California Bank & Trust

Kari Evans
Vice President, Marketing
San Diego County Credit Union

Danell Fejeran
Project Manager, Hospital Records
Kaiser Permanente

Timothy Ferrette
Victor J. Ferrette, A Law Corporation

Katherine Field
Community Affairs Manager
Monarch School

Ben Garcia
Deputy Director
San Diego Museum of Man

Michael Gibson
Higgs Fletcher Mack

Charlie Grisham
Vice President, General Sales Manager

Judy Halter
JH Resources

John C. Hartman, III
Regional Development Manager
Fred Finch Youth Center

Nancy Henroid
Senior Manager, Business Strategy
Kaiser Permanente

H. Carlton Hill
Vice President & Manager
Union Bank

Holly Hitchcock
Public Relations Consultant
Crux Partners


Heather Lattimer
Associate Dean & Professor, School of Leadership & Education Sciences
University of San Diego

Jim Lery
Assistant Director of Member Services
San Diego County Employees Retirement Association

Betsy Mains
Financial & Compliance Manager
Sempra Energy

Antonio Maldonado
Maldonado Law Group

Sandy McDonough
Paul, Plevin, Sullivan & Connaughton

Alexis McKeon
Director, Business Management Services
Christy White Associates

Kevin Meissner
Tenant Representation
Cushman & Wakefield

Olivia Mishler
Customer Service & Content Developer
Match A Resident

Vivian Moreno
Director, Binational Affairs
Office of Councilmember David Alvarez
City of San Diego

Teressa Nakamoto
Director, Strategic Partnerships
Reality Changers

Jonathan Ossie
Senior Wealth Consultant
Mariner Wealth Advisors

Amy Patterson
Program Manager, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
UC San Diego Extension

Viviane Pourazary

Karl Rand
Worlds Law Group

Shana Reed Medley
Director, Resort Marketing
Caesars Entertainment/Harrah's Resort Southern California

Nicole Reich
Clinical Intern Program Supervisor
The Elizabeth Hospice

Sean Ring
Business Development Representative
Innovative Employee Solutions

Jennifer Roane
Vice President, District Manager
U.S. Bank

Katelyn Rowell
Admitting Supervisor
Kaiser Permanente

Liz Sheahan
Vice President, Development
Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank

Christina Shih
Membership & Events Manager
Voice of San Diego

Joel Stern

Dan Stracener
Vice President & District Manager
Wells Fargo

Delrena Swaggerty
Vice President
Mental Health Systems

Allison Torres
Communications Manager
San Diego Gas & Electric

Erin Zlotnik
Director of Development
Voice of San Diego