Veterans First

Board of Directors

  • Deanne Tate - Chairman of the Broad
  • Martin Ventress, US Air Force
  • Richard Allen, USMC - Program Graduate
  • Daniel Foster, US Army - Silver Star Recipient OEF
  • Dave Tucker, US Army

Honorary Advisory Board Members

  • Rep. Ed Royce, United States House of Representatives
  • Rep. Loretta Sanchez, United States House of Representatives
  • Judge Eileen Moore

Advisory Board Members

  • Vincent P. Dornisch, US Army, Businessman
  • Jenifer Johnson, LMFT - Drug/Alcohol Counselor
  • Darlene Powell - OC Mental Health Association
  • Cherie Navarro, CEO - Military Children's Charity

Membership

  • National Coalition for Homeless Veterans
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  • American Legion
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness
  • Kennedy Commission
  • OC Continuum of Care
  • OC Shelter Providers
  • OneOC

Expeditionary Teams

    Veterans First San Diego
    Dave Tucker - Executive Director
    Carlos Stinson - Operation Officer
    Jon Chandler - Outreach Coordinator
    Carl Bernstein - Outreach Coordinator

Service Coordinators

  • Martin Ventress, USAF - Santa Ana - Executive Director
  • Stan Chesworth, US Army (Rtd)- Anaheim- Case Manager
  • Gary Sirois, USMC - Garden Grove - Case Manager
  • Scott Harrington, USMC - Santa ANA - Case Manager

Food Service

  • Stan Chesworth, US Army (Rtd) - Executive Chef - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.