Board of Directors

Dr. Richard Giese
Educational Consultant; Superintendent/President Mt. San Jacinto College, retired; Active in Monday Morning Group, Murrieta/Temecula Group, and Action Group; Member Hemet-San Jacinto Chamber of Commerce; Board of Directors Valley Health Systems Service Corporation
Quinn Hawley
Vice President
Captain, United States Navy, retired; First Congregational Church, Minister Emeritus; Active in Rotary and American Legion; Advisor to California Military Institute; Past Commander Lieutenant General John Wright Chapter of The Military Order of The World Wars
Dorothy McGargill
Real Estate Broker Century 21 McDaniel; Member Assistance League; Board of Trustees Mt. San Jacinto College
Bruce Ortiz
Owner King Sign Company; Valley Restart Shelter Advisor, President Valley Foundation for the Developmentally Disabled; Member California Electric Sign Association
John Dietrich
Managing Partner Andelson, Atkinson, Loya, Ruud and Romo, a Professional Law Corporation
Michael McIntyre
Owner/President Hemet Escrow Company, Inc.; Active in Kiwanis and Action Group; Member Hemet-San Jacinto Chamber of Commerce; Managing partner Hubbert & McIntyre, McIntyre & Hyatt and McIntyre & Christopher, LLC; Board Member Eagle Heights Home Owners Association New Mexico
Arn Lahde
Retired, former Disney Imagineering executive, and engineering/management company owner; married to HS/college sweetheart, Elizabeth 5; 5 children and 7 grandchildren. Still active as a problem solver, as well as golfer and coach for youth sports. Youngest son, Stephen, Down Syndrome, increased the love and empathy of the whole family.
Dennis Murray
Owner Code 4 Educational Consulting; Superintendent Perris Union High School District, retired; San Bernardino Level 1 Reserve Deputy Sheriff, retired; National enter for Research & Educational Technology, Emeritus Member; National Council of Educational Research and Training, Emeritus Member
Vincent Ponce
Superintendent, Perris Elementary School District Former Director of Special Education, Principal and Teacher Past President of the Rotary Club of Perris A strong advocate for services to meet the needs of children and adults with disabilities. Proud father of 4 and married to his beautiful wife, Eileen.
Myrna Torres
Vice President, Bank of Hemet
Rich Williams
Community Program Specialist State of California Department of Rehabilitation and Department of Developmental Services retired; Member Prince Masonic Fraternity
Tom Wilson
Field Representative California State Senator Mike Morrell; Board Member CASA, Friends of Valley Wide, and Valley Health System; Member Action Group and Exchange Club