The College of Western Idaho (CWI) Foundation welcomed new members to their Board of Directors during a meeting Tuesday, Aug. 9. Board members, selected for their professional expertise and support of the College, are private citizens who donate their time to the Foundation. Members of the Board oversee Foundation assets management, sets Foundation operational policies, serve as advocates for the College, and assist with both friend and fundraising.
Incoming Foundation Board President, Mike Peña, presented a plaque to outgoing president, Ivan Castillo, in recognition of his service during the meeting.
“The Foundation Directors and staff are deeply appreciative of Ivan’s hard work and commitment to the CWI Foundation over the years,” commented Peña. “We thank him for being a valuable player in the Foundation’s direction and growth.”
“Ivan’s contributions and continued support of the Foundation is extraordinary,” said Foundation Director, Michael Jensen.
CWI FOUNDATION BOARD OFFICERS:
First Interstate Bank
NEW BOARD MEMBERS:
- Alison Patt, Thomas Cuisine
- Bert Glandon, Former CWI President
- Bill Ilett, Trans Corporation
- Melissa Schultz, Heartland RV
- Rod Emery, Edward Jones
- Ryan Martin, Laska Company, Still Water Hollow
Thank you to Mary May and Kelly Olson for their years of service on the Foundation Board and continuous support of CWI, the CWI Foundation, and students.
To learn more about the CWI Foundation, meet the Foundation Board, or get involved, visit the CWI Foundation.