The Saddleback College Foundation 23rd Annual Gala was a huge success!

Please be sure to mark your calendars to join us for next year’s 24th Annual Gala on Friday, October 25, 2024!

Saddleback College Foundation 2023 Gala Header

Thank You to Our Generous Sponsors

Title Sponsor

  • FUTEK Advanced Sensor Technology, Inc. — Javad and Zohreh Mokhbery


  • Anthony and Carie Ferry


  • Icon West, Inc.
  • Saddleback College Emeritus Institute
  • Table for Ten


  • Cox Communications
  • Follett Higher Education Group

Cardinal and Gold

  • Bernards
  • Campbell Engineering Inc.
  • Dan and Kim Burke
  • Irvine Valley College Foundation
  • Orange County Department of Education
  • P2S, Inc.
  • Saddleback College Athletics and Kinesiology Department
  • Saddleback College President’s Office
  • Saddleback College School of STEM – Art Nitta
  • Santa Margarita Water District
  • South Orange County Community College District


  • 19-6 Architects 
  • AT&T 
  • Farmers & Merchants Bank 
  • McDougal Love Boehmer Foley Lyon Erickson & Mitchell
  • Horizons Construction
  • Trustee Carolyn Inmon 
  • Cindy Vyskocil, Ed.D.

Champagne Welcome Sponsor

  • Chris and Kaye McDonald

Gala After-Party Lounge Sponsor

  • Neudesic

Photo Wall Sponsor

  • EDP Solutions, Inc.

Volunteer Meal Sponsor

  • Dr. Elliot Stern

Thank You to Our Generous Partners

  • AT&T
  • Allied Universal
  • Chancellor Julianna M. Asperin Barnes, Ed.D.
  • Matthew Blitch
  • Leticia Clark
  • EDP Solutions, Inc.
  • Medhanie Ephrem
  • Ann-Marie Gabel, C.P.A.
  • Mary Hegarty
  • Priya Jerome
  • Dr. Chris and Kaye McDonald
  • William McGuire
  • Neudesic
  • Veronica Obermeyer
  • Don and Sandy Rickner 
  • Trustee Terri Rydell, Ed.D.
  • Dr. Elliot Stern
  • Sue West 


View photos from the 2023 Gala