Board of Directors
The Board of Directors meets a minimum of six times a year. Two board meetings each year are open to the public and include opportunities for public comment. Public notice of open board meetings is posted through the Government Information Center at the main branch of the San Francisco Public Library and by the Clerk of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.
Greg Maddox, President
Greg Maddox received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Kent State University and is Head of Global Manager Research at Wells Fargo Bank. He formerly served as Treasurer of the Steven J. Bryant Foundation as well as for the South San Diego Pop Warner Association. Mr. Maddox has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2008. He chairs the Governance and Board Development Committee and also serves on the Finance Committee.
Clay Smudsky, Vice President
Clayton Smudsky is President of Institutional Services at Forward Management, LLC. He received a Bachelor of Sciences in English and Economics from Ohio Wesleyan University, and a Masters of Business Administration in Economics from the University of San Francisco, Masagung Graduate School of Management. He joined the Board of Directors in July 2012 and chairs the Development Committee.
Salvador Menjivar, Secretary
Salvador Menjivar is Executive Director of OnePacificCoast Foundation. He has served in positions of leadership in both the private and nonprofit sectors for over fifteen years, and has volunteered on many Boards of Directors in the Bay Area, including the Mission Area Federal Credit Union and Holy Family Day Home. From 1997 to 2007, he was Executive Director of Hamilton Family Center and has also served on governmental commissions in San Francisco and Berkeley. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from New School University in New York and a Master of Business Administration from the University of San Francisco. He joined the Board of Directors in November 2010 and chairs the Audit Committee.
Marsha Boyette, Treasurer
Marsha Boyette is a former principal and CFO at CMA Inc., which developed the Cathedral of Christ the Light, mixed-use facilities for UC Hastings, and office facilities for Barclays Global Investors, Lucasfilm and others. She joined the Board of Directors in November 2010 and chairs the Finance Committee.
Ken Woods, Past President
Ken Woods received a Bachelor of Arts in City Planning and Urban Studies from San Francisco State University and a Master of Business Administration from Holy Names University in Oakland. He is a former Senior Vice President and Policy Manager at Wells Fargo. Mr. Woods has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2008 and serves on the Governance Committee, Finance Committee, and Human Resources Committee.
Stanton Dunlap is a Vice President of Total Rewards at Salesforce.com and a former Vice President of Global Rewards at Hewlett Packard, and Senior Director of Global Rewards at Sun Microsystems. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Old Dominion University and a Masters of Business Administration in Management from Golden Gate University. He joined the Board of Directors in July 2012 and chairs the Human Resources Committee
Allison has over 25 years of sales executive experience. She currently works as a Senior Account Executive at the Salesforce Foundation to support the organization’s sales efforts to Higher Education. She has been active in a variety of non-profit organizations including “Friends of the Symphony” (Washington, DC), Earth Justice Legal Defense Fund (SF), UC Berkeley Alumni (20 and 30 year Reunion Committee), International Museum of Women (SF) and her children’s preschool and Elementary School fundraising efforts. Allison joined the HFC Board in July 2014 after spending the past 6 years as a volunteer on various HFC Committees, including Development and Fundraising. She holds a BA of English from University of California, Berkeley.
Irene Kuei is a partner at Downs Pham & Kuei LLP. Her experience includes real estate transactions involving financing, acquisition and construction of mixed-use and multifamily residential rental projects. She earned a B.A. in Economics from New York University and J.D. from Boston University School of Law. She joined the board in August 2013 and serves on the Finance Committee.
Jason Mandell is a co-founder and principal at LaunchSquad, based in San Francisco with offices in New York and Boston, LaunchSquad is one of the leading PR firms focused on emerging technologies and innovation. Mr. Mandell has also volunteered at First Graduate, which helps San Francisco’s young people graduate from high school and become the first in their families to graduate from college. He joined the Board of Directors in February 2012 and chairs the Communications Committee.
René Picazo is a managing director and senior relationship manager with the Institutional Investor Management team at Wells Fargo Securities and is responsible for the majority of west coast relationships. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Government, with a minor in Spanish from Georgetown University. He joined the board in July 2014.
Mary Scott is Chair of Graphic Design at the Academy of Art University, a position she has held since 1999. Prior to this post, she taught at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena and at Otis College of Art & Design in Los Angeles, and for more than 25 years she was Vice-President and Director of Creative Operations for Maddocks & Company. She joined the Board of Directors in June 2013 and serves on the Communications Committee.
Jane von Bothmer
Jane von Bothmer received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a Master of Business Administration in Marketing, both from U.C.L.A. She is the Executive Director of the eWish Foundation, which promotes educational programs for disadvantaged children, and of the Bernard and Jane von Bothmer Foundation. She is also very involved with several nonprofits including The Discovery Museum, the KIPP Foundation, Children’s Book Project, and The Hamlin School, where she is co-chair of Lend-A-Hand community service. A former board member of Hands On Bay Area, she has been volunteering with Hamilton Family Center since 1996 and joined the Board of Directors in March of 2009. She serves on the Governance Committee and the Communications Committee.