board of directors

Board of Directors

Monica Roberts (Chair)

Retired - Director of Sacramento County Office of Education - CalSOAP


Dr. Harold Jackson (Vice-Chair)

 Orthopedic Surgeon 

Northern California Orthopedic Associates


Jay Jefferson (Treasurer)

Deputy Appointments Secretary 
Office of Governor Gavin Newsome

Don Shalvey

CEO of San Joaquin A+

Dr. Edward Bush

President at Cosumnes River College


Susan Wheeler (Secretary)

Workforce Planning and Education Relations 



Dr. Lisa Cardoza 

Vice President of University Advancement 

California State University - Sacramento 

Deneva Shelton

Community Engagement Program Manager

Golden 1 Credit Union


Che Salinas

Chief Deputy Legislative Affairs Secretary for Operations
Office of Governor Gavin Newsome 

Greg Ortiz
Valley High School


Asha King

IYT Parent

Sacramento County 

Michael Lynch
Co-Founder & CEO

Improve Your Tomorrow

Stockton advisory committee

Michael Tubbs

Mayor of Stockton


Jeff Palmquist
Assistant Superintendent 
Lodi Unified

Julius Thompson

Former NFL Player and Phd Candidate

Lisa Cooper Wilkins

Assistant Superintendent 

Delta College

Faimous Harrison

Campus Dean

CSU Stanislaus

Sonali Nijhawn

Associate Director

Reinvent Stockton Foundation

Stephanie Samantha


Hamilton K-8

Patricia Lopez
University of the Pacific

Daniel Robles

IYT Student

IYT College Academy - Franklin High School

Dr. Harold Jackson

Board Liaison

IYT Board of Directors

Hasan Ali


Air Tutors

Don Shalvey


San Joaquin A+

Bruce Roberson