Board of Directors


Ms. Linda Ross, JD, ESQ


Attorney-at-Law, Law Offices of Linda K. Ross

Ms. Linda Ross is the current Chair of Crittenton’s Board of Directors. She has been a practicing attorney at law for more than 28 years, and is currently at the helm of her own firm the Law Office of Linda K. Ross. Her areas of practice and expertise include family law, probate, wills and trusts, estate planning, and trust administration.

Mr. Lesford H. Duncan, MPH

Vice Chair/ Strategic Planning

Cultural Competency Officer, County of San Bernardino

Mr. Lesford H. Duncan is the Vice Chair of Strategic Planning of Crittenton’s Board of Directors. He is the current Cultural Competency Officer for San Bernardino County’s Department of Behavioral Health. In this role Mr. Duncan is responsible for promoting wellness, recovery and resilience by identifying and monitoring the regional cultural behavioral health needs of ethnically

Ms. Gayle Deflin, CPA


CFO, Plasticolor, Inc.

Ms. Gayle Deflin is the current Treasurer of Crittenton’s Board of Directors. She is currently the Chief Financial Officer and board member of LBMB, Inc. (Plasticolor Molded Products/Chroma-Graphics, Inc.) a company that manufactures and distributes licensed automotive accessories. In addition to her support of Crittenton Services for Children and Families she is involved with the Gallery Collection HOA and the Bagne Family Foundation.

Dr. Julie Schornack, OD, MEd


Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff, Marshall B. Ketchum University

Dr. Julie Schornack serves as Secretary of Crittenton’s Board of Directors. She is the current Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff Chief at Marshall B. Ketchum University and has been at the college since 1986. Dr. Schornack also serves as an Assistant Professor and has been involved in contact lens research and has lectured extensively on contact lens related topics.

Ms. Christine Terry

Immediate Past Chair

Community Service Volunteer, Retired Provost of NOCCD School of Continuing Education

Christine Terry serves as the Immediate Past Chair of Crittenton’s Board of Directors. Prior to her retirement Ms. Terry worked as an educator. During this time period she served the Orange County Community College District and held a number of positions at the Cypress and Fullerton College campuses as well as the School of Continuing Education providing services for students with disabilities.

Board Members

Mr. Andrew Carroll

CPA and Consultant

Ms. Rhonda Cleggett

Lieutenant, Fullerton Police Department

Dr. Kathie Mathis, Psy.D, NCP, DAPA

CEO, California Cognitive Behavioral Institute

Dr. Sandra Morgan, PhD, RN

Director, Global Center for Women & Justice at Vanguard University

Mr. Joshua D. Ramirez – JD, LLM

Attorney-at-Law, OC Elder Law