The San Diego Rescue Mission Board of Directors provides oversight for the plans, progress and results of the ministry. The Board serves a strategic role in promoting our Vision, protecting our Mission and ensuring the Rescue Mission reflects our Values of Faith, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence. Meeting four times a year with committee functions held between the quarterly meetings, our Board of Directors has four major responsibilities: provide strategic direction, supervise the President/CEO, review the finances and serve the Rescue Mission.


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