BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Jeanette Roache, Founder/President of Board of Directors/Executive
Ms. Roache has over twenty-five years experience working in local,
state and federal government. She has worked on White House Advance
teams and served in top-level staff positions for two former San
Diego City Council members and a California State Legislator. Her
professional and result oriented manner in which she conducts business
has gained her respect across the aisle in the political arena.
In 1990 she resigned her position as Staff Vice President and Director
of Community Affairs for the Building Industry Association of San
Diego to establish J. Roache Enterprises, Inc., a full governmental/public
relations and marketing firm. In 1996 she took a leave of absence
from her business to become Program Director in charge of donor
relations and the national expansion of the Computers for Schools
Program in California. Her desire to do more to equip under-served
schools with computers and address a larger community of disadvantaged
individuals and organizations in need of computers and training,
founded the Technology Training Foundation of America in 1998. For
her work in this area she received the distinguished George Washington
Medal of Honor by the Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge –
San Diego Chapter. A recipient of numerous awards, Jeanette was
named a Woman Who Means Business finalist in 2002, and in 2003 named
a Woman of Accomplishment by Soroptimist International of San Diego.
In 2004 she was named Soroptimist of the Year by SI San Diego. Ms.
Roache was selected for inclusion in the 2005-2006 edition of the
Manchester Who’s Who Registry of Executives and Professionals
as a Lifetime member. Through the Technology Training Foundation
of America, she is taking pride in helping bridge the ‘digital
Soroptimist International San Diego, Past President/Board of Directors;
SI Desert Coast Region Leadership Team; San Diego County Regional
Teen Center/Harmonium Inc. (Former Board Member); San Diego Building
Industry Assoc. (Former Member); San Diego & Imperial County
Beverage & Restaurant Assoc. (Former Board Member); San Diego
Citizens Review Board on Police Practices (Former Member); San Diego
Charter Review Commission (Former Member); Greater San Diego Chamber
of Commerce Local Government Advisory Board (Former Member); Nice
Guys San Diego (14 Year Board Member); Klassic Kids Day Care-Harmonium
Inc.; (Former Fundraiser/Advisory Committee); Air Force Civic Leaders
Group (Former Member); Crime Victims Fund and Stamp Out Crime Council
(Former Board Member); Women’s Fellowship-Community Church
of Poway, (Seven Term President); 2004/05 Chair of Pastoral Search
Committee –Community Church of Poway; 2006 Head Trustee –
Community Church of Poway, 2004 Chair - Home of Guiding Hands Heart
& Hand Ball.
Janak TTFA Treasurer
Ms. Janak is a teacher in the Ramona Unified School District in
Ramona, CA. She has her State of California Professional, Clear,
Multiple Subject Teaching Credential with CLAD (Cross-Cultural Language
and Academic Diversity) emphasis from Cal State San Marcos, College
of Education. She has a B.A. in Communications with a Minor in Law
and Society from the University of California, San Diego. In the
early 1990’s Ms. Janak worked for Advocate School of Ramona.
Prior to her current teaching profession, she was an Administrative
Assistant to 5th District, San Diego County Supervisor Bill Horn.
Barnett Elementary School PTA, Olive Pierce Middle School PTA, Ramona
Pony League, Ramona Soccer League, and Trinity Baptist Church of
Poway AWANA Program.
Dr. Jean Roesch TTFA Secretary
A graduated from Point Loma Nazarene University where she earned
BA and MA degrees in Education and Guidance and Counciling, Dr.
Roesch has been in secondary education for over 30 years. During
this time, she has held positions as Dean of Students, Assistant
Principal, Counselor, and teacher. She received her Ed. D degree
in Education Administration from United States International University.
Dr. Roesch retired in the fall of 2005 from the Sweetwater Union
High School District in the Alternative Program serving grades seven
through twelve. Dr. Roesch was elected to the Southwestern College
Board of Trustees in 2000 and served as its President in 2004. She
currently retains her position as a trustee. Previously, she served
ten years on the Coronado Unified School District Board of Trustees.
Affiliations: California Elected Women’s Association for Education and Research,
Past President of Soroptimist International Coronado, Downtown San
Diego Kiwanis Club, Board of Directors for Laurels for Leaders,
Board of Directors of Goodwill International and Chair of their
Rehabilitation and Human Resources Committee.
Joyce F. "Sunny" Mojonnier
Ms. Mojonnier is a former elected representative in the California
State Legislature - 75th Assembly District having served from 1982-1990.
During her terms in office she served on the Rules Committee, Ways
& Means, Judiciary, Governmental Organizations, Education, Subcommittee
on Education Reform, Labor and Economic Development & New Technologies
Committees, to name a few. While in office she successfully authored
legislation to provide for year-round schools and more human treatment
for child victims in the courtroom and the establishment of children’s
waiting rooms at courthouses. She is the founding member and chairperson
of the California State Games and member since 1982 of the California
Elected Women's Association for Education & Research. Ms. Mojonnier
resides in Sacramento where she is an independent consultant and
former Executive Director of the Sacramento YWCA.
California State Games, Founding member/Chair; Capitol Network,
Founder, Past President; CA Elected Women’s Assoc. for Education
& Research; California Medical Assistance Commission-former
Speaker of Assembly Appointee; California Film Commission, former
Governor Appointee; California Sea Grants Commission, former Governor
Appointee; Member of Starlight; Member Civic Light Opera Sacramento;
Member B’Nai Brith.
Mr. Yee is a third grade instructor at Hedenkemp Elementary School
in the Chula Vista Elementary School District in San Diego County.
Besides teaching multiple subjects, he instructs multimedia technology
including computer technology across the curriculum to students.
He is also an adjunct professor of Education at Chapman University
where he teaches a course in "Diversity, Social Justice, and
Change". Mr. Yee has an MBA and Bachelor of Science Degree
from San Diego State University. Prior to his current teaching profession
he was Director of Finance and Administration for Olelo: The Corporation
for Community Television in Honolulu, Hawaii and was Vice President
of Community Relations at Cox Cable San Diego for ten years where
he also served as Director of Finance and Administration overseeing
a $120 million budget. Mr. Yee was founding Director and member
for Community Service Cable Television from 1980-1990 and served
as President during its last two years. He has extensive experience
in Community service and has received numerous gubernatorial appointments
over the years.
Hedenkemp PTA, Diamond Member, Eastlake PTA, Myrtle Finney School
PTA, Peace Officers Shrine Club, Al Bahr Shrine; Scottish Rite,
San Diego County, San Diego Lodge #35, F&AM, and the San Diego
County Sheriff’s Department Reserves.
Ms. Keller is the former Assistant Dean of Admissions for Thomas
Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, CA. She served in this capacity
with the law school for over 35 years. Ms. Keller’s legal
background and leadership bring significant credibility and thoroughness
to all actions and activities performed by the foundation. Her community
involvement through service club activities assist with contact
opportunities and help identify schools and non-profit organizations
meeting TTFA’s placement criteria.
Member Law School Admissions Council, Member American Council Collegiate
Registrars and Admissions Officers, Pacific Association of Collegiate
Registrars and Admissions Officers, member American Law Schools
Association, Past Advisory Board Member of Technology Training Foundation
of America, Board Member Soroptimist International of San Diego,
and Past President Soroptimist International San Diego.
Don Williams is Vice President of Operations support for Time Warner Cable’s San Diego Division. In this capacity, he manages employee teams in the following areas of the company: Information Technology, Network Operations Center, Dispatch Operations, Quality Control and Billing. These functions support front-line employees, in providing service to more than 345,000 residential and business subscribers in San Diego and the Desert Cities area of California.
An industry veteran, Don has more than 25 years experience managing engineering and technical operations departments with accountability for network and overall performance.
Don joined Time Warner Cable - San Diego division as director of engineering operations in 2002, where his teams managed the 24/7 network operations center and digital video departments. Prior to Time Warner Cable, Don was the technical operations manager for Daniels Cablevision, Inc. of Carlsbad, CA (now Adelphia) where he played an integral role in virtually all business and operating decisions.
Don’s vast problem solving and information technology and network operations background adds tremendously to TTFA’s ability to carry out its mission to provide state of the art computer technology in a timely manner to help prepare students for our technological world.
Affiliations: Director on the San Diego chapter of the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE).
Jan R. Anton, CEO/President eSchool Profile
Larry Stirling, Judge Ret.,Former State Legislator/Senator
Danny Gotses, CPA (Provides Accounting Services/ 990 Reporting)
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