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

Board Chair
Community Advocate, Claremont CA

Genoveva Meza Talbott

Board Vice Chair
Attorney, Meza Talbott Law, Claremont, CA

Juli Hester

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

Ron Cohen

Board Secretary
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, 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
Claremont, CA

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

Alonzo Bodden

Comedian / Host

Lesley Irvine

Vice President and Director of Athletics,
Colorado College

Michele Love

CEO, Sunrise Brands LLC
Columbus, OH

Ashley B Lubetkin

Principal, Bosse Lending
New York, NY


Richard Martinez

Superintendent, Pomona Unified School District
Pomona, CA

Senior Management

Amy Fass

CEO and Executive Director

Nekeda Newell-Hall

Chief Strategy Officer

Dan Stump

Director of Operations

Sarah Costales

Director of Development


Nathan Alvarez

Systems Manager

Jarret Bjornsen

Office Administrator

Beck Flanagan

Foundation Relations Manager

Annabel Gonzalez

Strategic Partnerships Assistant

Jazmin Guerra

Strategic Partnerships Assistant

Sonia Gutierrez

Operations Associate

Anna Kristjansen

Strategic Partnerships Associate Manager

Janet Lang

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

Ramona Zepeda

Donor Relations & Communications Manager