The Vanguard University Foundation supports the University through fundraising and management of the Endowment. Foundation Directors are distinguished members of the community, primarily of Orange County, who support the mission of Vanguard as ambassadors and donors.


Lisa Banning 4

Lisa Banning, CFP

Financial Advisor, Financial Management Network, Inc.

Curt Carson, MBA

Managing Director, Private Bank for Southern California for Union Bank of California (retired)
Chair of Foundation Board of Directors

Martin Diedrich

Owner, Kéan Coffee

Bruce Durkee, JD, CPA

Attorney, Law Office of Bruce R. Durkee

David Elliott

President, Santa Ana Chamber of Commerce

Brad Graves, CPA

Partner-in-Charge, Haskell & White LLP

Gary Gray

Founder, Talon Automotive Group

Bill Harris

Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Mason-Lite

Paul Heath

President, West Coast Management

Rush Hill

Founder and Principal, Hill Partnership Inc.

Don Judkins

Owner, Burlington Homes


David Oddo, MBA

Owner, Pinnacle Precision Sheet Metal
Ex-officio as Chair of the Board of Trustees


Richard Porras

Executive Director, AT&T External Affairs


Donn Rediger

Owner, Rediger Investment Corp

 Don Saulic 2

Don Saulic

COO, Healthcare Real Estate Partners
President, Private Wealth Group for Healthcare Real Estate Solutions
[approved pending ratification]


James Townsend

Owner, Nehemiah Holdings LLC

 Donna Walker

Donna Walker, CPA

VP, Chief Accounting Officer, Insight Health Corp
[approved pending ratification]

Terry Walker

President, US Rigging

Michael Weisman

Co-Founder, The Values Institute at DGWB