COO – Pascal Do
Education – Luis Aguilar
Financial Aid – Elsa Garcia de Leon
Contracts, Planning, & MIS – Arnise DeJohnette
Human Resources – Yvette Galindo
IT – Ryan Nelson
President & CEO
Hermelinda Sapien has served as CET President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) since 1999. Sapien has been an integral part of CET since its founding in 1967; she was the original Executive Secretary for co-founders Russell Tershy and the late Dr. Antonio Soto.
Prior to her appointment as CEO, Sapien served 18 years as Corporate Director of Human Resources. Subsequently, in 1987, she was appointed as Executive Deputy Director. Throughout her tenure, Sapien has championed funding for workforce training initiatives targeting underserved and underrepresented communities.
Hermelinda Sapien is a graduate of the Durham School of Business and the Stanford University Executive Management Program. She is a senior fellow with the American Leadership Forum. firstname.lastname@example.org
Chief Financial Officer
Marite Marlow has served as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) since xxx. Marlow oversees the Fiscal Department, monitors the internal and financial auditing processes, and ensures compliance with fiscal policies and procedures.
Prior to joining CET, Marlow held positions at various non-profits and served as financial auditor for Price Waterhouse Coopers and the Marriott Corporation.
Marlow received her MBA and BS in Accounting from Lincoln University.
Director of Contracts and MIS
Director of Education
Director of Human Resources
Board of Directors
Chairman, Bob Martinez, IBM
Vice Chair, Chris Longoria, SDU
Treasurer, Randy Lee, First Bank – Retired
Secretary, Daniel Ezquerro, SJECCD
Sam Ho, San Jose City/Evergreen College District
Ruben Solorio, Sacred Heart Nativity School
Greg Adams, Pepsi Bottling Company
Nancy Fimble, SJSU
Irene Gutierrez, San Jose City/Evergreen College District
Emerita Postlewait, Santa Clara Education
Edward Ramirez, CET Alumni, Boeing Satellite Development Center
Jose Romero, Intel Corporation
Rosa Perez, Small Business Owner
Dianne Otterby, Educator – Retired