Foundation of CSUMB


The Foundation of CSUMB is an auxiliary organization of The California State University ("CSU") governed by the California Education Code §8900 et seq. and the administrative regulations of The CSU as outlined in Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations.

2023/24 Board of Directors

Bettye Saxon, Ed.D.

  • Chair
  • External Affairs Regional Director on the Central Coast Region for AT&T Communications Inc.

Debbie Juran, CIMA & AIF

  • Secretary
  • Founder, Juran Wealth Management Branch Manager, RJFS

Theodore Balestreri II

  • Director
  • Executive Vice President of Hospitality Operations & Community Relations for Cannery Row Management

Robert Behl

  • Director
  • Entrepreneur

Mac Clemmens

  • Director
  • CEO of Streamline

Pete Delgado

  • Director
  • President/CEO of Salinas Valley Health

Greg Gonzalez

  • Director
  • Director of Central Coast Farming, Foley Family Farms

Arlene Haffa

  • Faculty Director
  • Professor

Susan Lansbury

  • Director
  • Actively involved in Non-Profit Boards and Organizations

Martha Drexler Lynn, Ph.D.

  • Director
  • Author, independent scholar, and curator   

Caroline MacDonald

  • Director
  • Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Pebble Beach Company

Jonathan Merrill

  • Alumni Director
  • Ranch Manager, Merrill Farms

Rachel Molatore

  • Director
  • Director of Communications, Taylor Farms

Glen Nelson, Ph.D.

  • Director
  • Vice President of Administration and Finance
  • Executive Director, University Corporation at Monterey Bay

Sandor Nagy

  • Director
  • Chief Operating Officer, Driscoll's of the Americas

Ian Oglesby

  • Director
  • Mayor of Seaside, CA.

Betsey Pearson

  • Director
  • Member of the Auxiliary Audit Committee


  • CEO of Foundation of CSUMB
  • Vice President of University Advancement

Vanya Quiñones, Ph.D.

  • Director
  • President of California State University, Monterey Bay

Adrian Villalpando

  • Student Director
  • Associated Students Vice President of Financial Affairs