Guardian Scholars Advisory Board

The purpose of the Guardian Scholars Advisory Board is to support foster care youth pursuing a Cal State Fullerton education. The Guardian Scholars Advisory Board represents Cal State Fullerton through fundraising activities in an active volunteer and committee structure.

Members may join the Guardian Scholars Advisory Board through invitation only. Merit for invitation shall be determined on an individual's beliefs in the mission and values of the Cal State Fullerton Guardian Scholars Program, and their financial support.

Below is the current list of members. If you know someone who is currently serving, ask them how you can get involved with Guardian Scholars!

Mr. Ron Davis´69 Chair
CEO, Davis LLC

Ms. Beth Bangert´71
Attorney, Legal Aid Society

Mr. Allen Boerner
Granite Investment Group

Ms. Kristin Crellin´95
Exec. Director, School & Community Relations
SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union

Andre Dhont
The Dhont Family Foundation

Ms. Grace Johnson
Director, Guardian Scholars Program


Ms. Becky McGraw ´00
Alumni Representative

Mr. Jerry Schubert
Friend of CSUF

Vikki Vargas ´81
KNBC News, Orange County Bureau Chief

Mr. Cal Winslow
CEO, Orangewood Children’s Foundation


Mr. Gerald Zelko, Sr., CFP
Zelko Investment Consulting Group of Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC
First Vice President - Investments

Cal State Fullerton Student Affairs Representatives


Dr. Silas Abrego
Acting Vice President
Division of Student Affairs

Amber Choi
Assistant Director, Special Programs & FWS
Office of Financial Aid

Dr. Howard Wang
Associate Vice President
Division of Student Affairs