Board of Directors

Shoes That Fit is honored to have such a dedicated and prestigious group helping us achieve our mission.

Board Officers

Cris Stark

Chair of the Board of Directors
Community Advocate, Claremont CA

Genoveva Meza Talbott

Vice Chair of the Board of Directors
Attorney, Meza Talbott Law, Claremont, CA

Juli Hester

Treasurer of the Board of Directors
Vice President/CFO, Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center, Pomona, CA

Ron Cohen

Secretary of the Board of Directors
Partner, LevatoLaw, Irvine, CA

Board Members

Rick Duque

Dean of Campus Life, The Webb Schools
Claremont, CA

Christa Iacono

AVP, Institutional Retirement Senior Product Manager, Capital Group
Los Angeles, CA

Stig Lanesskog

CEO, The Claremont Colleges Services
Claremont, CA

Lynn Mason

President & CEO, Broadstep

Scott Meden

Chief Marketing Officer, Nordstrom
Seattle, WA

Bob Montgomery

Vice President (ret.), OnMedia
Des Moines, IA

Andrew O'Boyle

Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, Catholic Community Foundation of Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

Carole Paez Pelton

Owner, Pelton Properties
Pomona, CA

Tacey Powers

EVP/GMM Shoes & Kids Apparel, Nordstrom
Seattle, WA

Tony Ramos

Municipal Management Consultant
Henderson, NV

Karen Taylor Herring

Principal, T & H Consulting, LLC
San Dimas, CA

Sarah Treasure

Senior Manager, M&A Advisory, ‎PwC
Los Angeles, CA


Andrew Wong

Partner, Dechert, LLP
Los Angeles, CA

Advisory Board

Julie Bauer

Chief External Relations Officer at OCC,
Washington, DC

Alonzo Bodden

Comedian / Host

Julie Friedman

The Friedman Group,
Los Angeles, CA

Lesley Irvine

VP and Director of Athletics, Colorado College
Colorado Springs, CO

Brian Johnson

Los Angeles, CA
TV Host and Founder

Michele Love

CEO, Sunrise Brands LLC
Columbus, OH

Ashley B Lubetkin

Principal, Bosse Lending
New York, NY


Richard Martinez

former Superintendent, Pomona Unified School District
Pomona, CA

Ann Morgan

Past Board Chair/Psychologist (ret.),
Claremont, CA

Nichol Whiteman

CEO, Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation
Los Angeles, CA

Senior Management

Amy Fass

CEO and Executive Director

Nekeda Newell-Hall

Chief Strategy Officer

Dan Stump

Director of Operations

Paul Roach

Director of Development

Sarah Costales

Leadership Giving Director


Nathan Alvarez

Systems Manager

Jarret Bjornsen

Office Administrator

Ramona Cross

Communications Manager

Beck Flanagan

Foundation Relations Manager

Annabel Gonzalez

Strategic Partnerships Assistant

Jazmin Guerra

Strategic Partnerships Assistant

Sonia Gutierrez

Operations Associate

Janet Lang

Strategic Partnerships Manager

Linda Matthews

Associate Director of Administration

Debra Moton

Strategic Partnerships Manager

Natalie Ovcharenko

Sr. Coordinator of Strategic Partnerships

Kylee Paulson

Executive Assistant

Michele Weatherholt

Strategic Partnerships Associate Manager

Stephanie Wood

Associate Director of Strategic Partnerships