Board of Directors

Kiyoshi Tomono - HeadshotKiyoshi Tomono
KIE Board Chair
Associate Vice President of Community Partnership, Adventist Health Bakersfield
Dr. Jacquelyn Kegley - HeadshotDr. Jacquelyn Kegley
KIE Vice Chair
Professor of Philosophy, California State University, Bakersfield
Nate Olson - HeadshotNate Olson
KIE Board Member
Interim Director and Associate Professor of Philosophy, Kegley Institute of Ethics and California State University
Kimberly Brown - HeadshotKimberly Brown
KIE Board Member
Vice President, Company Resources, Wonderful Orchards

James A. Yoro - HeadshotJames A. Yoro
KIE Board Member
Attorney and Senior Partner, Chain, Cohn, Stiles
Michael George - HeadshotMichael George
KIE Board Member
Executive Vice President of Marketing, Safe 1 Credit Union
Stephen Kegley - HeadshotStephen Kegley
KIE Board Member
Associate Director of Enterprise Applications, Kern Community College District
Jessica Grimes - HeadshotJessica Grimes
KIE Board Member
Regional Chair/Dean of Economic and Workforce Development, Central/Mother Lode Regional Consortium and Kern Community College District

Heather Pennella - HeadshotHeather Pennella
KIE Board Member ex officio
Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations, California State University Bakersfield
Rebecca Swiggum - HeadshotRebecca Swiggum
KIE Board Member
Marketing Director, Valley Strong Credit Union