The San Diego Rescue Mission’s Board of Directors is proud to lead and guide the organization to the successful completion of its mission.

Our members are passionate about our mission, and serious about their governance role. It is with great care that they ensure our programs are executed with the highest levels of excellence, and that each and every dollar is spent with the greatest possible attention to donor intent and best practices.


John Fullmer
  • American Direct Marketing Resources
  • Former CEO of

  • Entrepreneur
  • San Diego State University
Robert Bixel
  • Integrity Plus – Owner
  • San Diego State University
David Seider
  • Director for Arm Limited
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • Dallas Theological Seminary
Linda Rankin
  • Eastlake Church – Care & Prayer/Community Outreach Pastor
  • SETM Trauma Institute – Somatic Experiencing Practitioner
  • Biola University


Mary Benirschke Headshot
  • Learning Connections – Owner
  • San Diego State University
Lori Clarke
  • SDSU’s Social Policy Institute – Chief Program Director
  • Biola University
Brad Dotson
  • Premier Energy Strategies – President & CEO
  • Pepperdine University
Craig Duhs
  • Duhs Commercial Real Estate – Partner
  • San Diego State University
Cathy Herrick
  • San Diego Historic Properties  – President/CEO
  • Grossmont College
Guy McRoskey
  • Entrepreneur
  • Harvard University
  • Philanthropist
  • San Diego State University
William Rendler Headshot
  • Online Builders – President/CEO
  • San Diego State University
Charles Walker
  • Retired FBI Chief Division Counsel
  • Louisiana State University