Our team works tirelessly developing programs that result in meaningful change. And that change is what leads step by step into a brighter future.
Deborah, a former foster parent, is a retired public administrator who worked for several cities including San Jose, Campbell, West Sacramento, Sacramento and Vacaville in a managerial capacity. She received her undergraduate degree from San Jose State University and her Master of Public Administration from the University of Southern California. She is also a licensed California Real Estate Broker. Deborah believes that education is the best way for a foster child to build a successful and financially independent future.
Rhonda McFarlane is contributing her more than 30 years of financial experience as a successful CPA and Chief Financial Officer to the Fostering Educational Opportunities Foundation. Ms. McFarlane's career was in the corporate sector, public accounting, and also in local government. During that time, she was recognized with numerous awards from organizations such as the Sacramento Business Journal and the Government Finance Officers Association. Ms. McFarlane knows how precious each foster child is and is honored to have a small part in helping them reach their full potential through education.