Foundation Staff

Charles N. Allen
Executive Director
(714) 992-7791

Chuck_4_2011.jpgChuck Allen has been a Foundation Board member since 1998. He served as Board President from 2003 until 2006. In 1993 the Allen family established the Sandra Baird Allen Memorial Journalism Scholarship in honor of his wife who taught Journalism at the College.  Chuck is retired from Southern California Edison where he was the director of  Information Technology Infrastructure. Before Edison he was the senior vice president for desktop technology at Union Bank and prior to that was the senior vice president of data center services for Bank of California. He also held a number of corporate IT management positions at Hughes Aircraft and technical management positions with the Los Angeles Dept. of Water and Power.
Chuck is a graduate of Cal-State Los Angeles with a B.S. degree in Business Administration and has completed the Harvard Univ. Information Technology Management Program. 

He is a member of the Fullerton Kiwanis Club.





Lindsey Gatica
Office Manager
(714) 992-7792

RFSLunch13_10102.jpgLindsey is the Foundation's office manager and is responsible for the day-to-day activities.  Lindsey has been with the Foundation since 2007.  She is responsible for processing student disbursement applications and general administrative duties and she is the primary student interface for the Foundation.  Lindsey's knowledge of the variety of financial aid programs at the college is extremely helpful to the students.










Gail Arriola-Nickell, Ph.D.
Development Director
Fullerton College Foundation
Cell 714/307-0039