Students

STUDENTS: CLASS OF 2021

  • Erica Abarca, Partnership Manager, PS CVB
  • Frank Billante, Owner, Right at Home
  • Katerina Brown, Associate Director of Sales, Hyatt Regency Indian Wells
  • Arturo Ceja, Interim Director of Finance,  Mission Springs Water Dist
  • Aman Chandi, Vice President, Brand Development, Chandi Group USA
  • Pete Chryss, CEO, First Call Security / Alpha Consultants
  • Mindy Conant, Business Development Manager, Distinctive Restoration
  • Peter Daut, Anchor/Reporter, KESQ-TV
  • Dakota DeLaTorre, Student, COD Foundation
  • Kathleen Doyle, Desert Sands Educational Foundation, President
  • Cassandra Edney, Contact Center Manager, General Air Conditioning and Plumbing
  • Judy Esterbrook, Senior Manager, Sales & Partnerships, The Living Desert Zoo & Gardens
  • Emily Falappino, Greater CV Chamber of Commerce, President/CEO
  • Denise Fleig, Sales Manager, Desert Sun / Local IQ
  • Lorraine Garcia, Communication Specialist, Coachella Valley Water District
  • Michaela Gleeson, Area Administrator and Team Leader, Young Life Desert Cities
  • Douglas Hassett, Field Supervisor & Partnership Specialist, US Department of Commerce & Bureau of the Census
  • Melissa Hempel, Student Services, Guide Dogs of the Desert
  • Erin Hyland, Membership & Community Liaison, Desert Valleys Builders Association
  • Pedro Esteban Infante, Safety and Health Director, Imperial Western Products INC
  • Karin Jaffie, Marketing & Development Associate, Friends of the Desert Mountains
  • Kent Kay, Creative Director & Promotion Manager, Gulf California Broadcast Company
  • Ann Kerian, Owner & Operator, Ann Kerian: Consulting & Coaching, LLC
  • Bito Lason, Owner, SCAPE
  • Serena Leiterman, Operating Principle/Real Estate Agent, Roadrunner Realty Group
  • Victoria Llort, Government & Regional Affairs Coordinator, Coachella Valley Water District
  • Heidi McArthur, JadaBugs, Owner & Operator
  • Andrew McDuffie, Assistant Vice President, FirstBank
  • Matthew McLeroy, Job Developer, Desert Best Friend’s Closet
  • Vanessa Mejia, Student, COD Foundation
  • Alejandrina Mercado, Sales Coordinator, Greater Palm Springs CVB
  • Sergio Munoz, Student, COD Foundation
  • Christina Paredes, Student, COD Foundation
  • Ryan Quadreal, Associate Attorney, SBEMP
  • Peter Satin, Regional Planner, Coachella Valley Association of Governments
  • Mohab Suliman, Business Manager, Gulf California Broadcast Co.
  • Erika Unruh, Realtor, Self Employed
  • Eduardo Velasco, Young Life Desert Cities, Staff Associate II
  • John White, Executive Director, Bond Program & Facilities Planning, College of the Desert
  • Kristen Wood, LCAP Coordinator, Desert Sands Unified School District