The Cal State East Bay Educational Foundation

The Cal State East Bay Educational Foundation supports the university's mission to provide educational excellence for a diverse society through advocacy, development, personal contributions, and counsel to the university's advancement program.

Trustees have a passionate commitment to educational excellence and diversity. In partnership with the Office of University Advancement, the foundation takes responsibility for development, public affairs, alumni relations and donor stewardship activities, and the financial management of gifts received for the benefit of the university and its programs.

Cal State East Bay Educational Foundation Board


Evelyn Buchanan, President
Bette Felton, Chair
Johan Klehs, Vice Chair
Myeshia Armstrong, Treasurer
James Songey, Secretary


Jack Acosta
Ruth Bley
Ashmita Ahluwalia (Student Trustee)
Richard Carson
Michael Coke
Randall Davis
Patrick Devine (Immediate Past Chair)
Evelyn Dilsaver
James Hannan
Walt Jacobs
Derek Jackson-Kimball (Faculty Trustee)
Kumar Malavalli
Louis Miramontes
Nitu Nanda
Cherrie Nanninga
Janet L. Owen
Marvin Remmich 
Linda Renteria
Rosie Rios
Michelle Rippy (Alumni Trustee)
Cathy A. Sandeen
Amy Schioldager
Robert Scribner
Richard Sherratt
Gary Wallace
Allen Warren