Glenn was born, raised and educated in the Midwest. He received a Bachelor’s of Science in Pharmacy degree from Drake University College of Pharmacy. He then received a Doctorate in Medicine from the University of Illinois College of Medicine – Chicago, followed by a four year residency at Northwestern University – McGaw Medical Center in Psychiatry. For over 25 years Dr. Miller has practiced in Santa Barbara as a Board Certified Psychiatrist specializing in the treatment of children, adolescents, adults, and special needs individuals. Dr. Miller is co-author of Ancient Herbs, Modern Medicine: Improving Your Health by Combining Chinese Herbal Medicine and Western Medicine.
Martha has worked in the non-profit sector for her entire professional career. Originally specializing in marketing and communications, she has had the pleasure of working at major cultural institutions on both coasts, including the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, the Yale Center for British Art, and the Santa Barbara Museum of Art. As her career developed, she moved into fundraising as the Associate Director of Alumni Relations at Laguna Blanca School. Since 2011 she has been the Director of Development for CAMA, a classical music presenting organization based in Santa Barbara. She holds a B.A. in art history, cum laude, from Bates College. She has served on the board of the Goleta Valley Girls Softball Association for five years and is currently President of GVGSA.
Roger was first elected to Goleta City Council in 2006 and was reelected in 2010. He served as mayor in 2009 and again in 2012. Roger worked in law enforcement for over 32 years and retired in May of 2007. He began his career in the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department and finished his law enforcement career at the Police Department for the City of Santa Barbara. Aceves is a graduate of the prestigious Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) National Academy in Quantico, Virginia. He served as El Presidente for Old Spanish Days in Santa Barbara in 2001, and is a former Governor's appointee to the board of the 19th Agricultural District that runs Earl Warren Showgrounds. He served as President of the Board for four years. He has also been active in many nonprofit organizations and is currently serving on the board of the Santa Barbara Scholarship Foundation.
Rayanna graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science in Communication and a minor in Photography. She has been in the travel industry since 1986, working at the Los Angeles Olympics, US Airways/American Airlines, National Car Rental, and The Pointe Resorts. She grew up on the central coast, moving back, to Santa Barbara in 1988. She and her husband currently run a travel planning company. She credits the beginning of her philanthropic passion to her affiliation with her sorority, Delta, Delata, Delata, at ASU. She has been active on educational foundations and K-12 PTSA’s, holding many board positions, including President and also volunteering with the Girl Scouts and AYSO.
For the past 4 years, Bill has served as Assistant Principal of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment at Dos Pueblos High School. Prior to that, he was an English teacher at DPHS for 7 years. Prior to moving to the Santa Barbara area, Bill was an English teacher at Glen A. Wilson High School in Hacienda Heights and worked as a reporter/copy editor for the San Gabriel Valley Tribune. Bill graduated from UCLA with a BA in English/American Studies and received his teaching credential from Azusa Pacific University.
Mindy graduated from SDSU with a BA in Applied Arts and Sciences. Since her graduation in 1988 she has worked in fine art in NY and LA. Mindy moved to Santa Barbara in 1998. She has served on many nonprofit boards including Santa Barbara's Washington Elementary School PTO, and Santa Barbara Parks and Recreation Community Foundation (PARC). She currently lives on the Mesa with her husband Tom, son Aidan and Dog Seally.
Mark graduated from Santa Barbara City College in 1981 and studied mechanical engineering at UCSB. He has worked as an engineer, manufacturing engineer, and supervisor in the Goleta Valley for 36 years at two engineering companies, Pneu Devices and OrbitalATK. He and his wife, Diane, both graduated from Dos Pueblos in 1978 and 1980 respectively, as did their sons Michael and Matthew in 2007 and 2010. Mark grew up on the Dos Pueblos campus. His father was an electronics teacher from 1967 to 1997 and was also a well-respected and successful coach for track and cross country for 30 years. In 2003, Mark started to take care of the famous DP Helmet Car which started his current involvement in numerous behind the scenes projects at the DP.
Chloe is a current junior at Dos Pueblos. She is involved in many activities at DP, such as the varsity mock trial and tennis teams, the Junior State of America, and the Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy (DPEA). This summer she established and is the current leader of a FIRST Tech Challenge robotics team. She also volunteers on the Supply Chain business team in the DPEA and as a peer tutor in the DP Writing Center, in addition to serving as a student representative on the GATE Advisory Board and Student Principal Advisory Council.
Sophia is a junior at Dos Pueblos High School. Outside of school, she is actively involved in many extracurriculars, including swim team, mock trial, and the Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy(DPEA). She is also a teen board member for the YMCA and participates in the grant writing team for the DPEA. She is a cofounder of Together to Empower, a non-profit aimed to empower girls struggling to receive their education and is currently sponsoring a child from Guatemala.
Yoseph is an Arab-American student, in his Senior year at Dos Pueblos High School. He was born in Columbus Ohio, traveled to Saudi Arabia at the age of 3, then came to Santa Barbara California at the age of 9. After his mother finished her Doctorate in Business Leadership and Education, she returned to Saudi making a decision to have Yoseph finish his high school education in the United States and prospectively attend college. Yoseph loves Broadway, Movies and Video Games. He also has a passion for Mathematics, Engineering, and Computer Science. His love for Engineering and Science is what drives his will for ingenuity, having his latest project be a home designed, built, and programmed self stabilizing tricopter drone. He established his name after completing an online Learning Management system for future employees at the second largest telecommunication company in Saudi Arabia, Mobily. He also is an enthusiastic biker, fisher, and fencer, having fenced with, and sponsored by the Saudi Fencing Federation. Yoseph’s hunger for knowledge, spirit for sport, and passion for the sciences is what drives his will and makes him thrive.