Board of Directors


Stephen Dunham

A graduate of UCSD, Stephen founded the Tuition Granted Foundation as a means of bridging financial donors and deserving students.  He is a resident of Carlsbad, CA and has worked as an entrepreneur in the water treatment and ranch rodeo industries since 1991.  Stephen may be reached at or by phone at 619-987-3909.


Jocelyn Pectol

Jocelyn serves as the Secretary/Treasurer of the Tuition Granted Foundation.  Professionally, she has facilitated real estate transactions totaling in excess of $500M since she began her career in 2005.  She has been listed as a top 2% performer in San Diego County by Bank of America and has processed transactions in California, Mississippi, Texas, Oregon and Utah.  Jocelyn may be reached at 858-349-9663 or by email at


Dan Robinson

Dan graduated from Emery Aviation College in Colorado Springs, CO in 1991.  He is qualified to fly a variety of aircraft, including 13 types of jets and has extensive experience in trans-continental flying.  Dan currently serves as secretary/treasurer of the board for MyronL Company and is the company's North America Sales Manager.  Dan may be reached by email at


Mario Denys




Advisory Board


Rochelle Karr is the Director of Attorney Training & Mentoring at O'Melveny & Myers LLP. She received her B.A. from UC Berkeley and her J.D. from Boalt Hall.  Rochelle practiced Labor & Employment law for O'Melveny for 5 years before transitioning to her new role in professional development.


Eric J. Langner Eric J. Langner CPA is the manager of Howard Silberman, An Accountancy Corporation in San Diego.  He received his B.A. from Queens College in New York City.  He has been in the public accounting field since 1994.


The Tuition Granted Foundation is a Certified 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization founded in 2005 by academic professionals and business leaders motivated solely by the prospect of assisting deserving college-bound students with the financial assistance necessary to achieve academic greatness.  Tuition Granted is a unique organization in that it is driven entirely by volunteers.  As such, 100% of net donations goes to fund scholarships.



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