About DSEF

Established in 2010, as a district-wide nonprofit organization, the Desert Sands Educational Foundation worked to strengthen public education by enhancing programs. In March 2012, DSEF officially re-established it's tax-exempt status under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code (Tax ID# 330452541).

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Board of Directors

Patrick Calasan, President, 
Executive Board

Member since January, 2016
DSUSD Parent

 

VACANT, Vice President,
Executive Board

 

VACANT, Secretary, 
Executive Board

Karen Stone, Treasurer, 
Executive Board

Founding Advisor since 2008, 
Member since June, 2017
DSUSD Graduate & Grandparent

  
Corina Ellzey, Assistant Treasurer, 
Executive Board

Member since July, 2016


Natalie Angrisani, Board Member
Member since September, 2016
 

Kristie Beasley, Board Member
Member since July, 2016
 

Irene Creighton, Board Member
Member since 2011
DSUSD Parent 

Jan Diaz, Board Member
Member since 2012
DSUSD Parent

Cathy Doyle, Board Member
Member since 2013
DSUSD Grandparent
 
Tresa Fox, Board Member
Member since September, 2016
DSUSD Parent


Judy Gray, Board Member
Member since 2011
DSUSD Grandparent


Kathy Lambert, Board Member
Member since September, 2016
DSUSD Graduate



 




Student Representatives

 

VACANT


 

VACANT


 

VACANT

 

VACANT


Advisors

Mary Perry,
DSUSD Public Information Officer

Advisor since 2015
DSUSD Grandparent

 


Public Relations

Theresa Kachiroubas,
DSEF Public Relations

Founding Member since 2008