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Michael Wong D.D.S
Treasurer / Foundation Treasurer
Darren is Senior Paralegal at Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy. Darren completed his Bachelor of Science in Political Science from George Washington University. Darren lives on the Peninsula with his wife and their daughter.
Regardless of whether children have positive or negative role models they are our future - and our generation’s legacy. Because I desire a brighter future for my own daughter, I chose to be involved with an organization whose impact on children is positive.
Michael Wong D.D.S
Michael has been practicing General Dentistry in San Mateo with an emphasis in cosmetic dentistry since 1983. Michael completed his undergraduate study at the University of the Pacific and completed his DDS at the University of California at San Francisco. A life-long Bay Area resident, he lives on the Peninsula with his wife Dee Dee and their two sons.
It was important for me to be involved with an organization that was looking out for the well-being of children. The Boys & Girls Club's after- school programming introduces and engages students in science, technology, art and sports- offering a safe place to go after-school and eliminating social-pressures that kids may encounter on the streets.
Lynnel is a Certified Public Accountant and owner of Callagy’s Accounting and Tax Practice, providing CFO/Controller services to small and median size companies. Lynnel completed both her Bachelor of Arts and her Master of Business Administration at the College of Notre Dame de Namur. Lynnel lives on the Peninsula and is a City of Belmont Finance Commission member.
I have always had a deep affinity for children, especially those from disadvantaged circumstances. The Boys and Girls Club provides a safe place for children to go after school where they will continue to be enriched so they can reach their full potential as responsible citizens.
Steve is an independent director and advisor in the high-tech industry. Steve completed his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering at Brown University and his Masters of Management at MIT Sloan. He lives on the Peninsula with his wife and their two daughters.
The Mid-Peninsula Boys & Girls Club is a wonderful organization that serves a vital role in our area. I am excited to have the opportunity to contribute to the continued success of the Club.
William is a private equity investment professional with over eight years of early/growth stage investment experience, specializing in international private equity, mergers and acquisitions. William completed his Bachelor of Arts in Finance from the McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin and his Master of Business Administration from the Johnson Graduate School of Business, Cornell University. Will lives on the Peninsula with his wife and their two children.
Children are our future. Every child, regardless of circumstance, deserves a positive environment that helps young people develop their skills and talents.
Jan is an Independent Investment Advisor with Woodbury Financial Services, Inc. specializing in Group Retirement Plans, Insurance and Estate Planning. Jan completed her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology & Dramatic Arts with a Minor in German from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Jan lives on the Peninsula with her husband and their daughter.
The Boys and Girls Club had a positive impact on me during my formative years. I emigrated to the United States as a young child and had parents who worked around the clock. The Club provided a safe environment for me to go after school before my parents came home from work. Now, I want to give something back and help create positive experiences for the children in our community.
Dan is an attorney who has worked both in the public and private sectors over the last fifteen years. Dan completed his Bachelor of Arts Degree in History from the University of California, Berkeley; his Juris Doctorate and his Legum Magister (LL.M) in Tax Law from Golden Gate University. Dan lives on the Peninsula and is the proud father of two teenage children.
I am grateful for all that has been given to me over the years. As a member of the Board of Directors, I have found a way to give back to those who need us most.
Flor is a Financial Planner with LPL in San Mateo. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Marketing from Golden Gate University. Flor lives with her husband and two children in San Mateo.
I love kids. I wanted to be able to work with an organization that affords youth the opportunity to grow in a positive and safe enviornment.
Mark is a Financial Advisor with LPL in San Mateo. He has worked as a financial advisor for over ten years, holding Series 7, 63 and 65 Licenses. Mark lives on the Peninsula with his wife and their two children.
As a native San Matean, I enjoyed many great activities as a youth. Now, as an adult, I want to be able to give back in a positive way to my community- in particular, to youth.
Pat has been manager of All American Self Storage in San Mateo for 15 years. She graduated Central Business College in Denver, Colorado and worked 33 years for Holiday Inn, Inc. during which time she became a Certified Meeting Planner and Certified Sales & Marketing Professional. Her daughter, Christina, lives in St. Paul, Minnesota.
As a member of the San Mateo Lions Club I have had the opportunity to work with the staff members as well as the children attending the Mid-Peninsula Boys and Girls Club. I have always been impressed by and appreciative of the high level of care, education and attention provided.
David is an Internet, web development and technology consultant with over 20 years experience in the high-tech industry. David has consulted for some of the largest Silicon Valley corporations including Hewlett Packard, IBM (Informix), Oracle (Sun Microsystems), and AOL (Netscape). He has spent the last 10 years providing technology solutions exclusively to the non-profit sector. David completed his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley.
I've had the pleasure of assisting the Club with their web development needs for the past 6 years in both paid and pro-bono capacities. During that time I've witnessed how valuable the Club's services are to the children and families in the community. I'm excited to increase my involvement with the Club as a board member.
Sarah P. Burdick
Sarah is a Deputy District Attorney representing San Mateo County, assigned to the General Felony Trial Unit. Sarah completed her undergraduate degree at the University of California, San Diego and her Juris Doctorate at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. Sarah lives on the Peninsula.
I'm a Club alumnus. When I was a kid I loved spending my summers at the Boys & Girls Club. Now, I want to give back to a program that develops life skills that every child should have. I want to help children succeed, so I don't see them later down the line in the criminal justice system