About Us  
Our Office
1102 Q Street,
Suite 3500
Sacramento 95811
Toll Free: 866.325.3222
F: 916.325.0844

About the Foundation

James Sargen

James Sargen is Board Chair of TriActive America and is a long-time supporter of community colleges. Sargen has served in many capacities on the Foundation board, including Chairman, Chair of the Audit Committee and Chair of the Finance Committee. In these roles, he was instrumental in guiding the Foundation to its status as an innovator and leader in increasing resources, efficiency and effectiveness for the California Community Colleges. He also previously served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Cuesta Community College Foundation and the President's Cabinet at California Polytechnic State University, and received the 2012 Louis Tedone, M.D. Humanitaria Award for his extensive volunteer and charitable efforts while serving in leadership roles with the French Hospital Medical Center Foundation, Performing Arts Center, Cuesta College Foundation, YMCA, Cal Poly, and the Foundation. He was also awarded the Network of California Community College Foundations’ “Philanthropist of the Year” in 2001. 

Sargen attended the College of San Mateo and City College of San Francisco and earned B.A. and M.A. degrees in urban studies at San Francisco State University.  

  Management Team  
Keetha Mills
President and Chief Executive Officer

John O'Sullivan
Vice President of Finance and Chief
Financial Officer
Vice President of Program Development
Melissa Conner
Vice President of Advancement 

Mark Carlock
Vice President of Environmental Programs
Director of Air Quality

  Board of Directors 2015  

Lance Izumi
Chair of the Board

Manuel Baca
Vice Chair of the Board

James Sargen

Patricia Sullivan

Isabel Barreras

Mario Camara

Dan Noell

Alice Perez

Arnoldo Avalos

Join us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter. See us on YouTube. Sign up for email updates.