Board Support

Wender Weis Foundation for Children is grateful for the time, talent, and support of many dedicated volunteers. WWFC is governed by a Board of Directors, an Advisory Board, and an Honorary Board.

Board of Directors


Amy Elizabeth Wender
Heidi Gerber
John S. Hoch
Deirdre Hoebich
Brianna Apfelbaum Kula
Susan Solinsky
Elizabeth W. Vobach

Advisory Board

Larry Baer, San Francisco Giants
Steve Baker, Baker Sports Management
Stefanie Lingle Beasley, Gentry Magazine
Amy Burnett, Toddle
An Chen, Pacific Hotel Management
Kate Coffino, Community Volunteer
Christine Leong Connors, J.P. Morgan
Shannon Cronan, Community Volunteer
Mark T. Curtis, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
Stacy Dryer, Community Volunteer
Bill Essick, Community Volunteer
Staci Friesel, Community Volunteer
Lisa Goodwin, Golden State Warriors
Stuart M. Gordon, Gordon & Rees
Stedman Graham, S. Graham & Associates
Richard J. Guggenhime, Perkins Coie LLP
Michele Haddad, TIBCO Software
Doug Hendrickson, ISE Worldwide
Mike Herbst, Level Construction Supply
Darayn Hickingbotham, Community Volunteer
Killian Higgins, Bon Appetit Management Company
Ashley Hunter, Fit Kids Foundation
Michelle Gilman Jasen, The Fairmont, San Francisco
Cheryl Jennings, abc/7-tv, San Francisco
Camille Kennedy, Random Act of Flowers
Julie Kurtz, Alaska Airlines
Rachel LaPierre, Oracle
Laura McDonough, Community Volunteer
Suzzy Mitchell, TIBCO Software
Richard L. Motzkin, Wasserman Media Group, LLC
Joanne Pasternack, San Francisco 49ers Foundation
Peggy Odenbach, Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide
Alison Piergallini, Community Volunteer
Maria Ralph, Public Presence Agency
Judy Ranzer, Superior Travel
Patricia Rock, Saracina Vineyards
Claudia Ross, Cross Marketing Public Relations
Stephanie Rothken, Community Volunteer
Marcy Saleh, Community Volunteer
Carla Scheifly, Stanford Medicine
Tracy Skytt, TSJ Design
Lori Puccinelli Stern, Glodow Nead Communications, LLC
Kristen Sze, abc-7, tv, San Francisco
Sasha Taylor, Sport Manager
Shelby Putnam Tupper, Shelby Designs & Illustrates
Christy Weinstein, Plan B Resources

Honorary Board

Nnamdi Asomugha, Oakland Raiders Alumnus
Dusty Baker, San Francisco Giants Alumnus
Vida Blue, San Francisco Giants Alumnus
Brian Boitano, US Olympic Figure Skating
Jeremy Brigham, Oakland Raiders Alumnus
Ray Brown, San Francisco 49ers Alumnus
Orlando Cepeda, San Francisco Giants Alumnus
Brandi Chastain, US Olympian
Landon Donovan, US World Cup Soccer
John Doyle, San Jose Earthquakes Alumnus
Shawn Estes, San Francisco Giants Alumnus
Brett Favre, Green Bay Packers Alumnus
Merton Hanks, San Francisco 49ers Alumnus
Peggy Fleming Jenkins, US Olympic Figure Skating
Brad Johnson, Tampa Bay Buccaneers Alumnus
Jeff Kent, San Francisco Giants Alumnus
Steve Mariucci, NFL Network
Robb Nen, San Francisco Giants Alumnus
Jon Ritchie, Oakland Raiders Alumnus
Kirk Rueter, San Francisco Giants Alumnus
Lesley Visser, CBS-TV
Patrick Willis, San Francisco 49ers
Eric Wynalda, ESPN-TV, US World Cup Soccer

(updated September 21, 2016)