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Leadership

Easter Seals Board of Directors

Eric Johnson, Chairman

Education: University of California, Davis, B.S. Computer Science; M.A. Economics

Occupation:           Partner, GNT Solutions

Affiliations:           Board Director, First Tee of Greater Sacramento; Investment Committee,

                              Sacramento Region Community Foundation

Board Member:     2011  Present


Greg Re, First Vice-Chairman

Education:              California State University Sacramento, B.S. Business/Finance

Occupation:            Vice-President/Commercial Banking, Wells Fargo Bank

Affiliations:             Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Sacramento Board of Directors

Board Member:       2015 - Present

 

Julie Hagan-Belka, Second Vice-Chairman

Occupation:            Senior Vice-President, Roth Professional Services

Affiliations:             Rotary Club of Rancho Cordova – Honorary Member and Charitable Foundation; Cordova Community Council; 

                                 Board Director – Rancho Cordova Police Activities League (PAL)

Board Member:       2017 - Present

 

Lisa Avis, Treasurer

Education:              Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO, B.S. Accounting

Occupation:            Managing Director, KPMG, LLP

Affiliations:             KPMG Hispanic/Latino Network, Chair

Board Member:       2017 - Present


Tony Lai, MD, Secretary

Education:              University of California, Davis, B.S. Biological Science; Drexel University M.D.

Occupation:            Family Physician, Sutter Medical Group

Affiliations:             American Academy of Family Physicians

Board Member:       2017 - Present

 

Andy Jonsson, At-Large, Chairman’s Selection

Education:              California State University, Sacramento, B.S. Accounting & Accounting Information Systems, CPA

Occupation:            Partner, ROME Real Estate Group

Affiliations:             Finance Committee, Cristo Rey High School

Board Member:       2017 - Present

 

Darren Morris, Immediate Past Chairman

Education:             California State University, Sacramento, B.S.; Business Administration/Accountancy and former CPA

Occupation:           President, Alcal Specialty Contracting, Inc.

Affiliations:            Sacramento Region Community Foundation; Families First; Campfire Boys & Girls

Board Member:      2014 - Present

 

Natalie Haskell

Education:              Gonzaga University, B.A. Communication Studies

Occupation:            Account Executive, Lucas Public Affairs

Affiliations:             California Women Lead, She Shares

Board Member:       2019 - Present

 

Ronald H. Melchin

Education:              University of Utah, B.S. Economics; B.S. Political Science; M.S. Economics; Mc George School of Law, J.D.

Occupation:            Attorney at Law, Law Offices of Ronald H. Melchin

Affiliations:             American Bar Association; Democratic Party

Board Member:       2005 - Present

 

Gary Orr

Education:              University of Pittsburgh, B.A. Business Administration and Economics

Occupation:            Owner, Orr Business Consulting Services, LLC

Affiliations:             American Leadership Forum Mountain Valley Chapter, Society for the Blind,

                                Capital Region Family Business Center

Board Member:       2019 - Present

 

Heather Pratt

Education:              Sonoma State University, B.S. Nursing/Minor Women’s Health

Occupation:            Hospital Services Director, Sierra Donor Services & New Mexico Donor Services

Affiliations:             Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society

Board Member:       2021 - Present

 

James Robertson

Education:              University of Colorado, B.S. Business; University of Nevada Las Vegas, MBA; University of Nevada Las Vegas, JD

Occupation:            Corporate Attorney, Downey, Brand

Affiliations:             Sac Metro EDGE, Prospectors Club

Board Member:       2017 - Present

 

David Stratton

Education:              California State University, Sacramento, B.A. Philosophy

Occupation:            President, Pacific Decorative Concrete, Inc.

Affiliations:             Boy Scouts of America

Board Member:       2019 - Present

 

  

Gary T. Kasai, President and Chief Executive Officer

Education:              University of California, Los Angeles, B.A. History

Occupation:            President and Chief Executive Officer, Easter Seals Superior California 

Board Member:       Non-Voting, 1995 - Present

 

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