Academy Leadership

Leadership

Board of Directors

Marianna Buoni, Clean Harbors, Buttonwillow, LLC
Jess Frederick, WZI, Inc.
Jamie Thornberry, Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas
Jim Varley, Kern County Superintendent of Schools Office

Staff

Michael Turnipseed, Academy Director
Marlene Heise, Communications Director, Owner, Heise Media Group

Faculty 2016

Sharlet Briggs, PhD, San Joaquin Community Hospital
Heidi Carter-Escudero, Kern County Department of Human Services
Richard Chapman, Kern Economic Development Corporation
Robin Fleming, Chevron
Steve Gamboa, PhD, CSUB Department of Philosophy
Karen Goh, Garden Pathways
Barry Hibbard, Newmark Grubb ASU
Scott Hurlbert, City of Shafter
Nancy Lawson, Kern County Administrative Office
Konrad Moore, Kern County Public Defender
Chris Meyers, PhD, CSUB Kegley Institues of Ethics
Melissa Poole, Wonderful Companies
Bryon Schaefer, PhD, Kern High School District
E.J. Voiland, Valley Republic Bank
Keith Wolaridge, Wolaridge Consulting