The Oceanside Promise is a community-wide partnership including representatives from business, government, nonprofits, education, faith-based community centers, and more. The partners have united to support a cradle to career agenda to prepare Oceanside's students for success in college, career, and life. Together, we are working to ensure Oceanside is a thriving community with a well-prepared pipeline of talent and actively engaged individuals and organizations. 

    THE LEADERSHIP TABLE

    • Scott Ashton (Co-Chair), President/CEO, Oceanside Chamber of Commerce
    • Duane Coleman (Co-Chair), Retired Superintendent, Oceanside Unified School District
    • Hillary Adams, Director of Operations, Boys & Girls Club of Oceanside
    • Greg Anglea, Chief Executive Officer, Interfaith Community Services
    • Fred Armijo, Captain, Oceanside Police Department
    • Neville Billimoria, Chief of Marketing & Membership Officer, Mission Federal Credit Union
    • Bobbi DePorter, President, Quantum Learning Network
    • Jimmy Figueroa, Oceanside Community Member
    • Vicki Gravlin, Senior Director of Academic Excellence & Innovation, Oceanside Unified School District
    • Steve Hillman, Senior Manager, FedEx
    • Julie Lowen, Founder/President, Children's Paradise
    • Chad Matkowski, Associate Executive Director, Joe and Mary Mottino Family YMCA
    • Vu Nguyen, Board President, Oceanside Promise Nonprofit Board
    • Margery Pierce, Director of Neighborhood Services, City of Oceanside
    • Patricia Prado-Olmos, Vice President, Community Engagement, California State University, San Marcos 
    • Carey Riccitelli, Community Health Promotion Manager, San Diego County Health & Human Services Agency
    • Roberto Rivas, Chief Executive Officer, Encuentros
    • Rick Robinson, Fire Chief, Oceanside Fire Department
    • Nannette Stamm, Chief Health Promotion Officer, Vista Community Clinic
    • Don Stump, Executive Director, North County Lifeline
    • Lisa Turner, Executive Director, Palomar Family Counseling
    • Dan Wolfson, Executive Director, College and Career Readiness, San Diego County Office of Education 
    • Alketa Wojcik, Vice President of Student Services, MiraCosta College
    • Fred Zigrest, Head of Materials Management, Genentech, Inc. 

    NONPROFIT BOARD OF DIRECTORS

    • Vu Nguyen (President), Transformational Consulting
    • Peter Fagen (Vice President), Partner, Fagen, Friedman & Fulfrost
    • Thao Ha (Secretary), Sociology Department Chair, Mira Costa Community College
    • Robbie Calderon-Hass, Broker, The Hass Team Realty
    • Steve Farber, President, Extreme Leadership, Inc.
    • Dr. Duane Coleman, Retired Superintendent, Oceanside Unified School District
    • Dr. Rafe E. Trickey, Jr., City Treasurer, City of Oceanside

    EARLY CHILDHOOD SUCCESS COLLABORATIVE ACTION NETWORK

    • Silvia Alcantar (Co-Chair), Program Manager III, Vista Community Clinic
    • Marie Town (Co-Chair), Principal Librarian for Youth Services, City of Oceanside Library
    • Hillary Adams, Director of Operations, Boys & Girls Club Oceanside
    • Edward Becerra, Founder, Education Begins in the Home
    • Chanelle Calhoun, Pediatrician, North County Health Services
    • Loan Do, Community Member & Broker, Oceanside Home Realty
    • Corinna Goodwin, Community Member & Former Palmquist PTO President, Oceanside Unified School District
    • Linda Haar, Child Development Center Director, Mira Costa College Child Development
    • Jena Kubiak, Coordinator of QPI, San Diego County Office of Education 
    • Kelly McCann, Data Specialist, Vista Community Clinic 
    • Lita Moore, Executive Director, North County Community Services
    • Fran O'Callaghan, Program Manager, Words Alive
    • Margery Pierce, Neighborhood Services Director, City of Oceanside
    • Nannette Stamm, Chief Health Promotion Officer, Vista Community Clinic
    • Nicole Steele, Director of Programs & Education, Children's Paradise
    • Lisa Turner, Programs Director, Palomar Family Counseling
    • Deb Wickman, Parent Engagement Coordinator, Oceanside Unified School District
    • Edwina Williams, Professor of Sociology, MiraCosta College
    • Christiane Wood, Assistant Professor of Literacy Education, Cal State University, San Marcos
    • Carmel Zimny, Teacher, Oceanside Unified School District

    COLLEGE AND CAREER READY COLLABORATIVE ACTION NETWORK

    • Al Taccone (Co-Chair), Dean of Career and Technical Education, Mira Costa College
    • Vicki Gravlin (Co-Chair), Senior Director of Academic Excellence & Innovation, Oceanside Unified School District
    • Hillary Adams, Director of Operations, Boys & Girls Club of Oceanside
    • Darrin Brant, Interim Director of Community Engagement, North County Health Services
    • Brian Butler, Director of College and Career Leadership, San Diego County Office of Education
    • Tina Callahan, Principal of Ocean Shores, Oceanside Unified School District
    • Teresa Collis, Principal of Oceanside High School, Oceanside Unified School District
    • Roma Ferriter, Community Engagement Manager, North County Health Services
    • Eric Frandsen, Coordinator of Mathematics & Becthel Grant, Oceanside Unified School District
    • Jesica Garcia, Program Manager, Vista Community Clinic 
    • Cherie Gibson, Human Relations Specialist, FedEx
    • James Greer, Associate, Transformational Consulting
    • Jennifer Hampton, Youth Development Program Manager, North County Lifeline
    • Julie Johnson, Director of GEAR UP, Mira Costa College
    • Jack Kahn, Vice President of Instruction, Palomar College
    • Amy Kleman, Senior Librarian for Teen Services, City of Oceanside Library
    • Doug Kriedeman, Principal of El Camino High School, Oceanside Unified School District
    • Jessica Poumele, Principal of Clair Burgener Academy, Oceanside Unified School District
    • Amber Rizkalla, Director of Employment and Economic Development, Interfaith Community Services
    • Jordy Sparks, Resident at Clair Burgener Academy, Harvard School of Education
    • Shayla Sivert, Dean of Languages and Literature, Palomar College
    • Pat Stall, Director of School of Education, CalState University, San Marcos
    • Nannette Stamm, Chief Health Promotion Officer, Vista Community Clinic
    • Kheng Waiche, Early Proficiency Programs Coordinator, Cal State University, San Marcos

    OUR STAFF

    • Dr. Nicole Magnuson, Executive Director
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