Leadership

Olive Crest’s executive leadership brings a wide range of experience and knowledge of treating and educating at-risk children, and is dedicated to preserving the family.

Daniel Schlothan

Chairman of the Board
Chief Financial Officer
Oltmans Construction Co.

Jim Woodside

Vice President
Oltmans Construction Co.

Stephanie Byerly

Attorney

Dayna A. DeVito-Fleck

Account Executive
Alliant Employee Benefits

Mike Haddad

Managing Director
Ronald Blue Trust

Pike Lambeth

Executive Vice President
The Lockman Foundation

Jeff Mathews

Owner & General Partner
Arden Limited Partnership

Maurice Sanchez

Partner
Nelson Mullins

William Potter

Managing Member
MessageBroadcast

Thomas Zeigler

Equity Shareholder
AlvaradoSmith

Joe Cesta

Senior Managing Director
CBRE

Lucas Baerg

CFO/EVP Corporate Development
Auto Alert, Inc.

Executive Team

Leadership

Donald A. Verleur II, M.B.A.

Chief Executive Officer

“I am truly blessed to be able to live out this mission (James 1:27) by serving alongside dedicated volunteers and employees who put service above self on a daily basis.”

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Leadership 2

Ed Becker, D.B.A.

Chief Financial Officer

“And whatever you do, do it heartily, as to the Lord and not to men,”
– Colossians 3:23

Contact Ed 

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Sharon Dean

Chief Administrative Officer

“Making a difference in the lives of children and families in our communities is why I’m so passionate about working here.”

Contact Sharon 

Leadership 3

Jacqui Groseth

Chief Development Officer

“I can’t think of a better way to make a positive impact on the world we live in than to invest in the lives of abused and neglected kids. I count it a privilege to be a part of the team here at Olive Crest.”

Contact Jacqui 

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Tracy Fitzsimmons

Executive Director, Inland and Desert Communities

“This position is more than a job for me, it’s a definite calling. I love the work that is being done by Olive Crest and am privileged to share their story.”

Contact Tracy 

Leadership 4

Jaime Zavala, M. Ed.

Executive Director, Los Angeles

“My faith and the Biblical command to serve abused, abandoned and neglected children inspires me to be a voice and advocate for the most vulnerable kids in our community.”

Contact Jaime 

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Myesha Wilson, M. Ed.

Executive Director, Nevada

“I consider it an honor and a wonderful opportunity to lead Olive Crest as it connects more children with healthy living situations.”

Contact Myesha

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Kerri Dunkelberger

Executive Director, Orange County

“Olive Crest’s values of Truth, Grace and Servanthood are a perfect challenge for how I choose to lead and who I care to become. The families, staff and volunteers of Olive Crest are inspiring in their tireless work to heal and transform lives. It is a privilege to be a part of offering hope!”

Contact Kerri

Leadership 5

Jeff Judy

Executive Director, Pacific Northwest

“Our work at Olive Crest makes a difference one life at a time. On a daily basis I have the privilege to see the work we do impacting the life of children through healing, restoration, and love. Our families provide a stability most of these children have never experienced before.”

Contact Jeff 

Leadership 1

Dr. Don and Lois Verleur

Founders

“Olive Crest is dedicated to Preventing child abuse, to Treating and Educating at-risk children and to Preserving the family… ‘One Life at a Time’®.”

Contact Lois 

Sean Harns

Pacific Hydrotech Corp.

Dayn Holstrom

Holstrom, Block & Parke APLC

Attorney at Law

Thomas Mangione

Owner

McMagna Foods Inc.

Matthew Irving

CEO

SystemGo IT

Robin Mackenroth

Kaiser Foundation Health Plan and Hospitals

Chief Operating Officer

Stan Morrison

Pacific Premier Bank

SVP/Business Development

Sherry Parks

Wells Fargo

Community Banking District Manager

Duane Roberts

Founding President, Entrepreneurial Corp. Group

Mary S. Roberts Foundation

Ben Serrato

U.S. Bank

Grover Trask

President Emeritus
District Attorney
County of Riverside

April Martinez

Community Volunteer

Leadership 9

Tracy Fitzsimmons

Executive Director

“This position is more than a job for me, it’s a definite calling. I love the work that is being done by Olive Crest and am privileged to share their story.”

Contact Tracy 

Patrick Witte

California Manufacturing & Engineering Company LLC

Vice President Global Business Development

Nicole Rixon

Sweet Stamp Shop

Founder/CEO

Jacob Rixon

Rixon & Associates

CEO

President

Dr. James Brinton

Retired Active Volunteer

Lorraine Brinton

Retired Active Volunteer

George DeVries

Retired Educator

Nancy DeVries

Retired Educator

Rob Zwemmer

Zwemmer Realty Group

Chief Energizing Officer

Doug Lang

Owner DL Consulting, Ltd

Kristen Shalhoub

Community Volunteer

Leadership 9

Tracy Fitzsimmons

Executive Director

“This position is more than a job for me, it’s a definite calling. I love the work that is being done by Olive Crest and am privileged to share their story.”

Contact Tracy 

Diane Saunders

President
Talent Management Consultant

Erin Burke

Partner
Jones Day Law Firm

Neil Fischer

Director of Operations, Administration of Technology
Hadassah Southern California

Perry King

President Emeritus
Actor
Olive Crest National Spokesman

Cordelia Lo

Associate Vice President
Citigroup Global Markets

Danielle Sanders

Branch Manager
Wells Fargo Bank

Wendie Manion

Corporate Accounts Director
GOJO Industries

Adrian Metter

Co Chairman
Senior Vice President
US Bank

Frank Pompilio, Pharm.D

Sr. Director
Kythera Biopharmaceuticals, Inc

Robert Saunders

CFP, Wealth Advisor
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney

Jennifer Vernon

CEO
Parker Industries

Kris Wolfe

District Trainer
Quintiles Pharmaceuticals

Leadership 4

Jaime Zavala, M. Ed.

Executive Director

“My faith and the Biblical command to serve abused, abandoned and neglected children inspires me to be a voice and advocate for the most vulnerable kids in our community.”

Contact Jaime 

Mark Wiley

President
Real Estate Professional
Vegas Dream Homes, Inc.

Jade Anderson

CEO
Capstone Brokerage, Inc.

Joe Asher

CEO
William Hill U.S.

Jamal Azzam

Vice President – Sales & Marketing
Gaming Arts, LLC

Nicole Bradley

Philanthropist

Spyro Costopoulos

Senior Vice President & Chief of Staff
CEO office at Caesar’s Entertainment

Michael Dreitzer

President
Gaming Arts, LLC

Aaron Ford, Esq.

Nevada State Senator, District 11
Attorney, Eglet Law

Koren Lane

Product Manager
House Advantage

Victoria Napoles-Laza

Senior Executive Vice President
Latin Chamber of Commerce

Rosa Lucero

Vice President; Business Relationship Manager
Nevada State Bank

David Mizrahi

President
Best Mattress

Jennifer N. Ronquillo

Senior Vice President
Operations Market Manager, Bank of America

Sarah Silander

Business Operations Manager
Cox Communications

Rachel Shiffrin

Philanthropist/Community Leader

Dan Stark

Executive Management Consultant

Kimberly Stein, Esq.

Attorney at Law
Holley, Driggs, Walch, Fine, Wray, Puzey & Thompson

Mary Thompson

President
Capstone Brokerage, Inc.

Hannah Brown

Emeritus Trustee
Community Leader

Judge Michael Cherry

Emeritus Trustee
Nevada Supreme Court Justice

Tom Jenkin

Founding Trustee President
Global President
Destination Markets, Caesars Entertainment Inc.

Mark Wayman

Vice President Emeritus
Founder & CEO
The Foundation

Robert Telles

Founding Attorney
Accolade Law

myesha wilson

Myesha Wilson

Executive Director

“I consider it an honor and a wonderful opportunity to lead Olive Crest as it connects more children with healthy living situations.”

Contact Myesha

Steven Bernardy

President
Vice President
Merrill Lynch

Lorraine Bader

Broker/Associate
Seven Gables – North Tustin

Paul Cannon

Partner/CPA
Goodrich, Thomas,
Cannon & Reeds, LLP

Kathryn Domin

Rutan & Tucker, LLP

Lori Feeney

D & L Environmental

Debbie Ferrée

Vice Chairman &
Chief Merchandising Officer
DSW, Inc

Brenda Hale

Senior Vice President &
Regional Manager
Union Bank

Carrie Brock

Coastal Real Estate

Debbi Hensling

Clinical Psychologist

Terri Sjodin

Principal & Founder
Sjodin Communications

Rudy Kramer

Farmers & Merchants Bank

Randy Lindros

Vice President & Relationship Manager
Community Bank

Jeff Mathews

Owner & General Partner
Arden Limited Partnership

William Meehan

Partner/Attorney
Rutan & Tucker, LLP

Kelly Neavel

Attorney
The Giardinelli Law Group, APC

William Neavel

V.P. Information Technology
T.D. Service Financial Corp.

Paul Nienow

Managing Partner
Nienow & Tierney, LLP

Randy Rider

HUB International Ins. Services

Chad Rutan

Rutan Corp.

Alex Sanchez

KSJG Accounting & Consulting

Kylie Schuyler

Community Leader

Patricia Scoma

United Healthcare

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Kerri Dunkelberger

Executive Director

“Olive Crest’s values of Truth, Grace and Servanthood are a perfect challenge for how I choose to lead and who I care to become. The families, staff and volunteers of Olive Crest are inspiring in their tireless work to heal and transform lives. It is a privilege to be a part of offering hope!”

Contact Kerri

Robert Fritton

First Vice President
Morgan Stanley, Hardorson Fritton Group

Bob Chaffey

President/Managing Broker
Bob Chaffey Homes / Windermere
Real Estate

Trevor Christianson

Highland Private Wealth Management, LLC

Charles Clegern

Principal
Clegern CM Services, LLC.

Julie Duim

Stay at Home Mom &
Community Officer

Gina Durosko

District Manager
Guild Mortgage Company

Richard Hammond

Vice President and CFO
Boeing Capital

Andrea Heuston

Artitudes Design, Inc.

Chris Lanier

Sales Director
Microsoft

Teri Moore

Vice President
Boys and Girls Club
South Puget Sound

Kevin Scruggs

Pastor
GracePoint Church

Arturo Riolli

Underwriting Team Lead
KeyBank

Kristi and David Spouse

President , Vice President
Kristi Spouse Interiors, Adaptive
Mobile Security

Greg Welch

Vice President
CompuCom

Leadership 5

Jeff Judy

Executive Director

“Our work at Olive Crest makes a difference one life at a time. On a daily basis I have the privilege to see the work we do impacting the life of children through healing, restoration, and love. Our families provide a stability most of these children have never experienced before.”

Contact Jeff