Our Team

OC UNITED STAFF

  • Jay Williams
    Jay Williams
    Executive Director
  • Amy Gaw
    Amy Gaw
    Director, Operations & Foster Care Initiative
  • Jody Tortorella
    Jody Tortorella
    Office Administrator
  • Kelsie Snowden
    Kelsie Snowden
    Accounting Assistant
  • Brandon Morales
    Brandon Morales
    Manager, Marketing & Communications
  • Shelby Bell
    Shelby Bell
    Volunteer and Event Coordinator
  • Donna Mroz
    Donna Mroz
    Director, Domestic Abuse Initiative
  • Mike Carman
    Mike Carman
    Director, Workforce Development & Jobs for Life
  • Jim Deming
    Jim Deming
    Director, THRIVE Men's Program
  • Lindsey Driggs
    Lindsey Driggs
    Program Manager, THRIVE Women's Program
  • Heather Macleod
    Heather Macleod
    Case Manager, THRIVE Women's Program
  • Renae Dupuis
    Renae Dupuis
    Director, RESPITE Program & Trauma Specialist
  • Donna Whitman
    Donna Whitman
    Director, Neighborhood Development Initiative
  • Gaby Garcia
    Gaby Garcia
    Program Director, United Kids and Community Building Initiative (CBI)
  • Yaneth Carillo
    Yaneth Carillo
    United Kids Coordinator
  • Victor & Camille Hernandez
    Victor & Camille Hernandez
    Neighborhood Development

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

  • Timothy J. Blied
    Timothy J. Blied

    Tim Blied is a partner with an Orange County law firm specializing in adoptions. He is active with The Sheepfold, serving for the past 25 years on the Board. He also has been on the Board of Casa Teresa. He and his wife, Janel, have been married for 40 years and have 4 adult children.

  • Paul Burke
    Paul Burke

    Native of Ohio, but lover of California, Paul and his family are actively involved in the Fullerton community. Paul has the privilege of working with many organizations that meet real human need daily. He’s especially enthusiastic about the work of OCUnited, as it changes lives in his own community.

  • Mitch Fierro
    Mitch Fierro

    Mitch and his wife and have been Fullerton residents for 13 years. The vibrant community is the glue that has anchored them and their three kids to the city. Together, they long to see the most vulnerable in the community live thriving lives, not only in Fullerton but across all of Orange County.

  • Dan Hughes
    Dan Hughes

    Dan Hughes works as the VP of Security at Disneyland and is the former Chief of Police for the City of Fullerton. Dan was raised in Fullerton and worked for the police department for over 30 years. Dan is excited about OC United and believes their vision will help transform the City of Fullerton.

  • Barb Jennings
    Barb Jennings

    A former Texan, Barb fell in love with California when she and her husband, Bill, moved to Fullerton 33 years ago. They raised their 2 adult children in Fullerton and have now been blessed with one grandchild. Barb’s volunteer work includes 16 years on the board of Pathways of Hope, along with service to Meals on Wheels, Hot Meals Ministry, ALPHA and Needlework Guild.

  • Diane Kemp
    Diane Kemp

    Diane and her husband Rob of 32 years live in Fullerton and raised their 4 kids in the community.  They’ve been active with many community organizations- sports, Fullerton public schools, church and non-profit groups in the area. Diane is co-owner of Kemp Financial Management, supervises student teachers through Biola University and is a mentor of young moms.

  • Winston
    Winston "Win" Miller

    Win Miller is retired after more than 40 years in the Financial Services industry. He has served community organizations for many years, including Crittenton Family Services and American Heart Association. He also currently serves on the board of Fullerton Sister Cities Association.

    Win has a passion for disadvantaged and vulnerable families, which aligns well with the mission of OC United.  He is excited to team up with an illustrious group of equally minded community leaders to advance this critical cause. Win is married to Darci and together they have two grown children and two grand- children. He and Darci reside in Fullerton and enjoy playing golf.

  • Alan Nakamura
    Alan Nakamura

    Alan has been married to Sharon for the past 31 years, and they have 3 grown children and a teenage daughter.  He has worked with Merrill Lynch for the last 30 years.  Alan has served on the Elder Board at EV Free Fullerton.   He is currently on the Board of Directors at Forest Home Christian Camp and active in the Brea Kiwanis.  He is excited to be part of the OC United Board.

  • Dan Reyneveld
    Dan Reyneveld

    This is an exciting opportunity to unite caring people and committed organizations to better serve our OC friends and neighbors in need. Local businesses are looking for ways to make a difference in their communities. Indeed, together we can make things better.

  • Wilson Wang
    Wilson Wang

    Wilson is the Lead Pastor of Renew Church OC. He graduated Talbot with an MA in Biblical Studies after failing Greek twice. From 5th grade, He’s dreamt about planting a church with a sign outside the door that says “for imperfect people only”. Every week that sign comforts everyone who walks into Renew.

    Aside from ministry, Wilson married a sassy Aussie Korean (Nina) and they have a 1year old baby (Liam). Wilson loves baby and beach volleyball, they are his greatest distraction from doing ministry all day.

    Renew Church Website: renewchurchoc.com