Board

A community member board seat is available. Please contact Marilyn De La Cruz at mdelacruz@reachroyals.org if you are interested or have a candidate recommendation.

 

Ms. Trayci Nelson

Board President/Treasurer 

Ms. Nelson is an Urban Planning and Land Development consultant with more than 30 years of experience in current planning, environmental planning, and land development/site acquisition services. She has managed planning and development projects for a number of private developers, and in a number of cities throughout the Riverside, San Bernardino, Los Angeles, Ventura and Orange County areas. Ms. Nelson is a graduate of California State Polytechnic University, Pomona and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Urban and Regional Planning.

Ms. Nelson is an advocate for children and those in need and is passionate about the importance of a high-quality education for all. Trayci is an “out of the box” thinker who believes in innovative approaches to all things, especially education. She believes that access for underserved youth is essential to their ultimate success and development. Committed to service, Ms. Nelson is in partnership with a well-known international engineering firm where she organizes and participates in career day and STEAM related educational events for schools in underserved areas.  Trayci manages a staff of ten young professionals and has recently been appointed to lead the company’s Diversity and Inclusion initiative for the West Region which includes northern and southern california, Seattle, Nevada and Arizona.  

Ms. Nelson is the mother of three amazing children; including two graduates of Loyola Marymount University, and one graduate of The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, Los Angeles.  She is also the proud grandmother of three REACH students.  All of her children were born, raised and educated in the Alvord and Corona/Norco Unified School Districts. She is a 20+ year resident of the Inland Empire.
Ms. Nelson is an Urban Planning and Land Development consultant with more than 30 years of experience in current planning, environmental planning, and land development/site acquisition services. She has managed planning and development projects for a number of private developers, and in a number of cities throughout the Riverside, San Bernardino, Los Angeles, Ventura and Orange County areas. Ms. Nelson is a graduate of California State Polytechnic University, Pomona and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Urban and Regional Planning.

Ms. Nelson is an advocate for children and those in need and is passionate about the importance of a high-quality education for all. Trayci is an “out of the box” thinker who believes in innovative approaches to all things, especially education. She believes that access for underserved youth is essential to their ultimate success and development. Committed to service, Ms. Nelson is in partnership with a well-known international engineering firm where she organizes and participates in career day and STEAM related educational events for schools in underserved areas.  Trayci manages a staff of ten young professionals and has recently been appointed to lead the company’s Diversity and Inclusion initiative for the West Region which includes northern and southern california, Seattle, Nevada and Arizona.  

Ms. Nelson is the mother of three amazing children; including two graduates of Loyola Marymount University, and one graduate of The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, Los Angeles.  She is also the proud grandmother of three REACH students.  All of her children were born, raised and educated in the Alvord and Corona/Norco Unified School Districts. She is a 20+ year resident of the Inland Empire.
Ms. Nelson is an Urban Planning and Land Development consultant with more than 30 years of experience in current planning, environmental planning, and land development/site acquisition services. She has managed planning and development projects for a number of private developers, and in a number of cities throughout the Riverside, San Bernardino, Los Angeles, Ventura and Orange County areas. Ms. Nelson is a graduate of California State Polytechnic University, Pomona and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Urban and Regional Planning.

Ms. Nelson is an advocate for children and those in need and is passionate about the importance of a high-quality education for all. Trayci is an “out of the box” thinker who believes in innovative approaches to all things, especially education. She believes that access for underserved youth is essential to their ultimate success and development. Committed to service, Ms. Nelson is in partnership with a well-known international engineering firm where she organizes and participates in career day and STEAM related educational events for schools in underserved areas.  Trayci manages a staff of ten young professionals and has recently been appointed to lead the company’s Diversity and Inclusion initiative for the West Region which includes northern and southern california, Seattle, Nevada and Arizona.  

Ms. Nelson is the mother of three amazing children; including two graduates of Loyola Marymount University, and one graduate of The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, Los Angeles.  She is also the proud grandmother of three REACH students.  All of her children were born, raised and educated in the Alvord and Corona/Norco Unified School Districts. She is a 20+ year resident of the Inland Empire.
Ms. Nelson is an Urban Planning and Land Development consultant with more than 30 years of experience in current planning, environmental planning, and land development/site acquisition services. She has managed planning and development projects for a number of private developers, and in a number of cities throughout the Riverside, San Bernardino, Los Angeles, Ventura and Orange County areas. Ms. Nelson is a graduate of California State Polytechnic University, Pomona and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Urban and Regional Planning.

Ms. Nelson is an advocate for children and those in need and is passionate about the importance of a high-quality education for all. Trayci is an “out of the box” thinker who believes in innovative approaches to all things, especially education. She believes that access for underserved youth is essential to their ultimate success and development. Committed to service, Ms. Nelson is in partnership with a well-known international engineering firm where she organizes and participates in career day and STEAM related educational events for schools in underserved areas.  Trayci manages a staff of ten young professionals and has recently been appointed to lead the company’s Diversity and Inclusion initiative for the West Region which includes northern and southern california, Seattle, Nevada and Arizona.  

Ms. Nelson is the mother of three amazing children; including two graduates of Loyola Marymount University, and one graduate of The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, Los Angeles.  She is also the proud grandmother of three REACH students.  All of her children were born, raised and educated in the Alvord and Corona/Norco Unified School Districts. She is a 20+ year resident of the Inland Empire.

Ms. Nelson is an Urban Planning and Land Development consultant with more than 30 years of experience in current planning, environmental planning, and land development/site acquisition services. She has managed planning and development projects for a number of private developers, and in a number of cities throughout the Riverside, San Bernardino, Los Angeles, Ventura and Orange County areas. Ms. Nelson is a graduate of California State Polytechnic University, Pomona and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Urban and Regional Planning.



Ms. Nelson is an advocate for children and those in need and is passionate about the importance of a high-quality education for all. She is an “out of the box” thinker who believes in innovative approaches to all things, especially education. She believes that access for underserved youth is essential to their ultimate success and development. Committed to service, Ms. Nelson is in partnership with a well-known international engineering firm where she organizes and participates in career day and STEAM related educational events for schools in underserved areas.  She manages a staff of ten young professionals and has recently been appointed to lead the company’s Diversity and Inclusion initiative for the West Region which includes northern and southern California, Seattle, Nevada and Arizona.


Ms. Nelson is the mother of three amazing children; including two graduates of Loyola Marymount University, and one graduate of The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, Los Angeles.  She is also the proud grandmother of three REACH students.  All of her children were born, raised and educated in the Alvord and Corona/Norco Unified School Districts. She is a 20+ year resident of the Inland Empire.

Email: tnelson@mbakerintl.com

 

Mrs. Carla Crow

Board Vice President 

Carla Crow has been in the medical field for nearly 30 years. As a Registered Nurse, Mrs. Crow worked extensively at various hospitals as a clinical nurse. Eventually, she moved into the Home Health industry where she held a position as an Administrator/Director of Patient Care Services. For nearly a decade, Mrs. Crow has worked in academia, teaching Nursing Assistant Courses through the Riverside County Office of Education.

Mrs. Crow completed her BSN and received her Master’s Degree in Nursing with a specialty in Education through the University of Phoenix. She also is certified as a “Certified Dementia Practitioner  ”.  Mrs Crow is the Administrator Assistant for her church’s non-profit clinic, she and her team provide medical care to the uninsured, underinsured, and homeless population.

Carla utilizes her knowledge and expertise in health services to oversee REACH Leadership Academy’s Health & Safety operations.

Email: cobwcrow@gmail.com

 

Mrs. Jennifer Boren

Board Secretary 

Mrs. Boren has taught for RUSD for 14 years. During her time with RUSD, she has taught grades kinder through fourth. She currently teaches first grade. Jennifer holds a Master’s Degree in Cross-Cultural Education and a California Teaching Credential from National University in La Jolla, California in addition to a Bachelor’s Degree from San Diego State University. Mrs. Boren has always enjoyed teaching others and her kind nature and strong ethics make her an exceptional role model. She is married and her greatest role is mother to two young boys who inspire her to strive to better herself daily.

Mrs. Boren possesses a strong pedagogy that focuses on a whole child approach. She stresses the importance of good character –responsibility, fairness and caring are all pinnacles of student success. She ensures her students to have clear guidelines and fosters a supportive learning environment to encourage growth of mind and body. She serves a diverse student population and is extremely cognizant of the importance of tailoring instruction to extract the very best from each student.  She is an inspiration to staff and students alike.

Email: jenboren@gmail.com

 

Mrs. Ahlam Atwan

Board Member 

Email: ahlam1007@gmail.com

 

Mr. Robert Miller

Board Member 

Email: rmiller@acuityeyegroup.com

 

Mrs.Ashleigh Reid

Board Member 

Email: ashleighreid11@gmail.com