Preeti Agarwal

Preeti Agarwal serves as the Vice President of Sun West Mortgage Company, Inc., one of the nation’s largest minority and independently owned financial service companies. Preeti brings to TACA a wealth of international expertise. She received her bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Mumbai, India, and thereafter pursued her master’s degree in marketing […]

Monica Copeland

Monica is the Director of Restaurant Operations for Flower Child, a restaurant brand with 28 locations (with another 50 in development) nationwide focused on “healthy food for a happy world”. A veteran of the hospitality industry, Monica has held senior leadership roles at Olive Garden, Red Lobster, Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse, and Chipotle before joining the […]

Kathryn Morris

Kathryn Morris is a celebrated actor and producer best known for her starring role as “Lilly Rush” in CBS’s global hit Cold Case which ran for seven seasons and remains one of television’s most watched dramas to date. As a producer, her production company Revival House secured a first look deal with Warner Brothers television […]

Tyler Larsen

Tyler Larsen is the offensive lineman for the Washington Football Team of the National Football League (NFL).  He has played for the Miami Dolphins in 2014, the Washington Football Team in 2015 and the Carolina Panthers from 2016-2020.   Married with three children, he and his wife, Samantha, are on the road to recovery with […]

Jessica Postil, PsyD

Dr. Jessica Postil founded Autism Spectrum Consultants, Inc. (ASC) in June of 1998.  A Licensed Clinical Psychologist, she’s been working with individuals diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders for almost three decades as a behavioral therapist, senior therapist, workshop supervisor, clinical supervisor, clinical director, executive director, and clinical psychologist.  She specializes in the assessment and treatment […]

Mark Ontiveros

Mark Ontiveros is a community leader who is passionate, first and foremost, about relationships.   From just a passion for audio, Mark founded his company in 1993, and has since grown it into today’s 45 person team. And although they design, engineer, and integrate audio/visual technology … it’s still about people. It’s Mark’s love of […]

Tom Bulow

Tom Bulow is co- founder and CEO of The Bulow Group, a commercial insurance group in the Chicagoland area. He’s also the co- founder of the software program, First Stack and nutritional lifestyle bar, Dream Fuel. A visionary and entrepreneur at heart; Tom believes in dreaming big, changing the game and is drawn to serve […]

Vince Quitugua

Vince ‘Bear’ Quitugua founded martial arts apparel company Shoyoroll in his garage and built it into a well-respected international sports brand. Bear also serves as founder and director of Three Chief’s Brewing—one of the top new craft breweries in America. Bear’s skills as both a CEO and creative director set him apart from other executives, […]

Dana Crucil, BCBA

Since 2008, Dana has worked in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). She is currently a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst, residing in Southern California and has worked in various settings including: school districts, nonpublic agencies and insurance companies. During her time working for various funders she worked as a Senior Care Manager, coordinating care for […]

Heather Grimaldi, MS, BCBA

Heather Grimaldi, MS, BCBA is the Founder of Proof Positive ABA Therapies, an organization of highly-trained and compassionate specialists who provide treatment based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), the most widely researched and scientifically validated method known for treating autism. Armed with empathy, driven by her passion for helping families, and anchored […]

Benjamin Bequer

Today, Mr. Bequer enjoys devoting most of his time and energy into a venture he co-founded with his wife Azrya Cohen Bequer called THE FFY PROCESS, which designs high-end, immersive transformational experiences and coaching packages for highly successful and influential clients who are ready to radically up-level in all areas of their personal and professional lives, […]

Barbara Cornish

As a mother of 2 diagnosed with autism, Barbara is passionate about finding the deeper cause of autism and understanding how to help her kids and all families impacted by Autism. Barbara was lucky enough to connect with TACA early on in her kids diagnosis and TACA has greatly changed the course of their lives. […]

Manny Khoshbin

Manny Khoshbin arrived in the US with his family at age 14 with not much money or resources. As an entrepreneur at heart, Manny soon realized the opportunities that existed in America and started his own business in 1989 at age 18 while still attending High School. In the early 1990’s, Manny obtained his real […]

Jonathan Hallstead

Jonathan Hallstead is the Vice President, Division Manager at Cardinal Financial Company, Limited Partnership – HMG Home Loans. Jonathan has built a strong reputation for helping homeowners understand real estate and lending. In December of 2019 he joined Cardinal Financial to launch and grow their retail presence in Orange County California, located in the city […]

Terri Donnelly

Terri Donnelly currently serves as Executive Vice President for CompuVac Industries, Incorporated, a Fountain Valley-based technology company she founded along with her husband in 1999. Previously, Terri served as Executive Assistant to the CEO and Chairman of Microsemi Corporation, a publicly traded technology company that was based in Aliso Viejo, California providing semiconductor and system […]

Chris Bull

Chris Bull serves as a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of McDermott & Bull, an executive search firm, based in Irvine California. Chris has built a significant executive search practice catering to a variety of clients, including R.D. Olson, Mattel, Kelley Blue Book, First American, Think Together, Bausch & Lomb, Vizio and, Experian, to name a […]

Julia S. Berle

Julia is an experienced non-profit leader, a nationally certified interpreter for the deaf, and is married with three children. Since the time of her oldest son’s diagnosis with autism in 2002, Julia has been working tirelessly in the fight to recover her son and other children from autism. After her son lost the diagnosis of […]

Tim Adams

Tim is the President and CEO of Adams & Associates APLC, a disability rights law firm. He received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Irvine and Juris Doctorate degree from Pepperdine University School of Law. He is admitted to practice as an attorney in California, in the United States District Courts—Central, Southern and […]