University of California

Meet Our Board


Board of Directors

June Coleman, Esq.                       


Carlson & Messer LLP

Los Angeles, CA


Lynn Schmitt-McQuitty

Statewide 4-H Director

California State 4-H Office

University of California, Agriculture & Natural Resources


Dr. Glenda Humiston 

Vice President

UC Agriculture and Natural Resources

Alameda County


Cynthia Lydon 

Senior Accounting/Tax Manager

Apple Inc.

San Jose, CA


Kathy Sankey, (Chair)                      

Business Owner

Colusa County


Kelly Siefkin   

Director of Development

College of Continuing Education & Alumni

California State University, Sacramento


Mary Thieleke Jackson, (Sec/Treas)

Retired Management Consultant

Santa Barbara County


Chris Zanobini 


Ag Association Management Services, Inc.

Sacramento, CA


Casey Anderson

Executive Director

Orange County Farm Bureau


Foundation Staff:


Mary Ciricillo

Foundation Director

California 4-H Foundation

2801 Second Street

Davis, CA 95618


Tammie Erhard

Business Operations Manager

California 4-H Foundation

2801 Second Street

Davis, CA 95618


Contact the California State 4-H Office
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Privacy Disclosure 

The California 4-H Foundation (CA 4-H Foundation) values the privacy of our donors. The personal information you provide is maintained confidentially and used solely for CA 4-H Foundation business. It will not be disclosed without your consent, except for certain documented circumstances in which disclosure is required by law. You may review your data on file by sending an inquiry to the Development Services, UC Agriculture and Natural Resources, 2801 Second Street, Davis, CA, 95618-7774. One of the ways we may express our gratitude for your gift is by listing the names of donors in publications, such as annual reports and donor updates, or on our website. By making a gift to the California 4-H Foundation, you may be recognized in this way. Should you prefer that your name not be published, please notify the Development Services Office at the address above, by calling (530) 750-1202, or via email at 

We will not sell, share or trade our donors' names or personal information with any other entity, nor send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations. This policy applies to all information received by UC ANR and the CA 4-H Foundation, both online and offline, on any Platform, as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications. To the extent any donations are processed through a third-party service provider, our donors’ information will only be used for purposes necessary to process the donation.  

Tax Deductibility and Tax ID numbers 

All gifts made to UC Agriculture and Natural Resources through the UC Regents or to the California 4-H Foundation are irrevocable and tax-deductible as prescribed by law. The tax identification number for the California 4-H Foundation is 23-7327765. Canadian residents should refer to the Canadian Revenue Agency for information on tax-deductibility ( 

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