Board of Directors
Ernie Braunwalder is the President and CEO of Ernest E Braunwalder Insurance Agency, Inc. DBA; Braunwalder Insurance and Financial Services. He has an independent, professional, full service Insurance Agency representing Farmers Insurance and other highly rated insurance companies since 1978.
Luis Cetina was elected to the Board of Directors for Cucamonga Valley Water District in November 2012. He represents Division 4 and serves on the Water Resources and Government & Public Affairs Committees. Luis Cetina represents CVWD on the Chino Basin Water Bank Planning Authority where he serves as Chair of the Board. He also represents CVWD on the Fontana Union Water Company Board of Directors and the Rancho Cucamonga Chamber of Commerce. He was elected to the Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) Region 9 Board of Directors in 2018 and is currently serving his second term through 2021. He also serves on the ACWA Agriculture and Water Quality Committees. He is a principal governmental and regional affairs representative for the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD), where he has been employed since 1986.
Mark is a lifelong resident of the Inland Empire, a region of the state he has great affection for. After earning a communication degree from California Baptist University in 2005, Mark began his career as director of communication for The Arc of Riverside County, an organization that provides services and advocacy for people with developmental disabilities.In 2010, Mark joined the community relations team at Riverside Public Utilities, and in 2016 was hired on at Southern California Edison to manage public affairs for the company in the Inland Empire. For years, Mark has been active in his community, serving on boards and volunteering for a number of organizations. And while he enjoys serving, his favorite role is husband to Giselle Cloud and father to Charlie, Miles and Marigold – the apples of his eye. When they’re not working, Mark and Giselle stay busy writing children’s books.
Brendan is the Senior Manager of Corporate Partnerships for the Ontario Reign of AEG Sports. The Reign are the primary affiliate of the Los Angeles Kings and call Toyota Arena home, drawing over 8,000 fans per game. Brendan and his team offer advertising and hospitality opportunities to businesses throughout Southern California to develop mutually beneficial partnerships that both enhance a company’s portfolio and bottom line as well as the fan experience at Toyota Arena.
Tim Hoy is the superintendent of United Christian Academy. UC Academy is an accredited, college preparatory school that serves students in grades K-12. UCA is located on the campus of Abundant Living Family Church in Rancho Cucamonga.
Rhonda is the Broker/Owner of SparrowLily Realty, Inc. located in Rancho Cucamonga. The boutique real estate brokerage focuses on impacting community one family at a time through real estate. Rhonda assists buyers, sellers, investors and tenants to locate, acquire and sell residential property. She also, manages and mentors a group of real estate professionals.
Brenda Jimenez serves as the Business Manager of Rancho Cucamonga and Victorville Distribution Centers for Reyes Coca-Cola Bottling (RCCB). In this role, Brenda is responsible for managing the distribution centers’ finances and collaborating with cross-functional teams to drive strategic business objectives.
Heather Parsons is currently the Manager of Community Partnerships and Advancement at Chaffey College. In her role, Heather works to build partnerships between the college and the community, as well as manage a variety of fundraising efforts. During the November 2018 election, Heather helped the college pass Measure P, a $700 million construction bond.
Mike is the founder of Petry Computer Services. Providing technical support for small business computers and networks throughout Southern California since 2006. Mike is also the CEO of Operation Community Cares, Inc. An all-volunteer organization that sends care packages to deployed military personnel.
Kevin is the Chief Executive Officer of Chaffey Federal Credit Union. Chaffey FCU is a financial cooperative that has been proudly serving the Inland Empire and San Gabriel Valley educational and business communities since 1964. Membership is open to all employees of CFCU approved Employee Groups, and employees, retirees, and students in the School Districts that CFCU serves.
CFCU strives to empower its members to achieve financial wellness by delivering personalized service, providing quality financial products, and facilitating opportunities for financial literacy.