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Board of Directors

The Make-A-Wish® Central California Board of Directors assumes a varied set of duties and responsibilities, including, but not limited to:

  • Setting strategic governance priorities and monitoring chapter performance benchmarks
  • Local policy setting
  • Selection and evaluation of new board members and the chief executive
  • Approving and monitoring budgets
  • Fundraising support and fiscal stewardship
  • Legal oversight
  • Other duties as needed or established by the board

Yahaira Garcia-Perea, President

Wells Fargo Bank

Joel Saxton, Vice President

Spinal Technologies

Michael Schuh, Treasurer

Colliers International

Nico Gentile, Secretary

Gentile Real Estate

Stephen Guinn, Wish Granting Chair

Regency Investment Advisors

Nicholas Audino

Newmark Grubb-Pearson Commercial

Louie Brosi, III

C-III Construction

Katherine Davenport

Aluisi Real Estate

Matthew Fowler


Derek Franks

Fresno Grizzlies

Susanne Heskett

Learn4Life Concept Charter Schools

Tommy Masters

San Joaquin Country Club

Thomas Morgan

Thiesen Dueker Financial Group

Brooke Parichan

Guarantee Real Estate

Michael Walker, M.D.

Eye-Q Vision Care

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Make-A-Wish® Central California
351 W. Cromwell Ave.
Suite 112-A
Fresno, CA 93711
(559) 221-9474