© 2009-2019 by NACR Foundation

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Committed to the Cause

 

DOROTHY COLE

Dorothy is the proud mother of Natlie and serves as Vice President of the NACR Foundation Board. Dorothy has been married to Natlie's father, John, for over 55 years.


Dorothy was employed by A.T.&T. for 22 years and held various Human Resource Management positions. She was A.T.&T's Director of Employment and Placement for Southern California prior to retiring.

Dorothy was Branch Manager for a national temporary Emploment Staffing Agency in Riverside, California for five years.


Dorothy currently serves as a Director and Committee Chair on the San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital Foundation Board. She also serves as Treasurer on the Board of Centers for Spiritual Living-Beaumont, California.


Dorothy actively supports a number of charitable organizations and non-profits by providing her time, talents and resources. She considers volunteering to be her lifework.

HELEN FORBES

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JERRY HOBBY

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KEVIN HORN

Kevin Horn is a veteran of the US Navy, a sought after aerospace software engineer, who travels all over the world improving in-flight entertainment systems for a major aerospace company.

Kevin is passionate about automation and the implementation of technology solutions to simplify data management and human intervention.

Kevin developed the digital NACR thermometer display you see at all of our gala events, along with the maintenance of our online database/CRM/Web Presence and he acts as our Data Management Systems & Technology Training Director.

WANDA JONES

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JENNETT L. JONES

Treasurer and Founding member of (NACR)


Jennett is the Sole Proprietor of J. La Nae’s Beauty Expressions located in Riverside CA, 20+ years

Legacy Stylist 35+ years, with clientele ranging from ages 6 to 90. The who’s who of Riverside and the IE

And her favorite every Friday @4pm client Natlie.


Jennett is Founder and President of Its Our Time Book/ Spa Club 2004- present along with

Natlie (2004-2007) Treasurer and her sister Sabrina (2004-2010) Spiritual leader.


Jennett is married to (Rodney) 32 years, with 2 sons Jared age 27 and Trenton age 24, all three actively supports and volunteers with NACR.


In her spare time she enjoy Family Time, Reading, Spas, Galas, Meeting new people and being Spontaneous. She is fortunate to be empowered by all the women that has come into her life, past, present and future, young and old, sharing knowledge and wisdom.


 Living her Best Life inspires her to pay it forward, in her community service and hair salon. As an only child she thrived on helping others, nonprofit work is necessary for all mankind.

ESTELLE LEWIS

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TEMETRY LINDSEY

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ROBERT NEWELL

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MAE OGLESBY

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BONNIE POTTS

Bonnie Potts is a founding member of NACR! She and Natlie were close personal and professional friends. Bonnie received degrees in Elementary Education and in Child Development from the University of Idaho in Moscow, Idaho. Later she received a Master of Arts in Education Administration from California State University in San Bernardino. Mrs. Potts has served in several capacities in the Riverside Unified School District over thirty years. Bonnie is married and has one grown child.

MARSHA REAGINS

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DEANGELUS REAGINS

DeAngelus and Natlie shared a unique bond as “sisters”.  DeAngelus has worked in a professional and management capacity in the healthcare arena for more than 15 years.  She is currently employed by Kaiser Permanante, Inc. where she is responsible for the development and maintenance of hospital and ancillary service networks throughout Southern California.  DeAngelus is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and is actively involved in a variety of other civic and professional activities.

DENAE REAGINS

DeNae Reagins is the president of the NACR Foundation, a post he has held since conception.  In this role, he oversees operations, as well as collaborative and consulting relationships with organizations worldwide.

DeNae is the father to Natlie's two sons.  His passion and commitment to the organization is driven by the collective energy of the trustees and the inspirational vision the group manifests through its work and activities.

DeNae is an educator and entrepreneur.  In addition to co-founding a nationwide computer training company, his career has included service as a teacher, technology specialist, assistant principal, and middle school principal. As an active member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., his community service activities also include mentor ship and youth development.

DENNIS SONNEY

Dennis Sonney is a veteran of the US Marine Corps (Desert Storm) with a background in intelligence & organizational management.  Dennis works supporting American Made Products through the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Department of Commerce, MEP program.

Dennis sits on multiple boards throughout Southern California and has helped NACR grow through social, digital, and political involvement.

CAROLYN SONNEY

Carolyn Sonney is retired, living bi-coastal between Riverside, California, & Erie, Pennsylvania.  She is a mother to three, grandmother of nine, and great-grandmother to one.

Carolyn joined our board in 2016, and while she is not physically present in many of our board meetings, she joins us through video conferencing.  Carolyn is passionate about NACR’s literacy mission and was instrumental in the “NACR Library Rack Donation Project” contribution our foundation made to the Riverside Public Library, Riverside, CA.  (value of $13,500)

Carolyn is an Eastern Star member, and supported many non-profit organizations over the years.  She began her career at the Telephone Company, worked at Walters Meat Company for many years and while semi-retired, she took care of the financial records for a minor league baseball team.

LOVELL WILLIAMS

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