Board of Directors

Meet Our 2015 – 2016 Board of Directors!


The VCAT Board of Directors is comprised of persons who closely represent the racial, geographic, social, and economic diversity of the City of Vallejo. The board consists of thirteen voting members.

The Board of Directors meet the second Monday of each month at 6:00PM at the VCAT Office: Jesse Bethel High School 1800 Ascot Parkway Vallejo Rm. H100.  The public is invited to attend.


Robert Rothgery, Chair

Judge Dan Healy, Vice Chair

Peggy Cohen-Thompson, Treasurer

Rev. Dr. Tony Ubalde, Board Member

Rev. Dr. Tony Ubalde is a long time Vallejo resident and a retired clergyman. He currently serves as a Chaplain to the Vallejo Police Department and is also the Vice President of the Vallejo City Unified School District. Rev. Dr. Ubalde has held numerous leadership positions within the Vallejo Community and is a past member of the Solano Community College Board of Trustees. Rev. Dr. Ubalde has been a member of the VCAT Board of Directors since May of 2005.

Maria Bitagon, Board Member

Su Blakely, Board Member

Cherubim Speaks, Board Member

Thia Markson, Board Member

Linda Kingston,  Board Member

Shirley Lewis, J.D., Board Member




Rich Stevenson;  Alternate

Download and learn more about:

VCAT Bylaws

Board of Directors’ Roles and Responsibilities

Petition for Nomination

A Petition for Nomination to the Board of Directors must be signed by 10 members in good standing to be on the ballot for the Board of Directors election.


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