Board of Directors

DR. MIKE NUSSBAUM, President 2019-2021. Mike is an anesthesiologist and has been a volunteer for many years. He has been on the Board of Directors since August of 2013 and just took over as President July of this year. Mike is a member of the Old Mission Rotary Club in San Diego.

KIM MUSLUSKY, Secretary, Past President 2005-2007, 2009-2011. Kim is a long time volunteer with Thousand Smiles. She has been on the board of Directors since February, 2001 and served 2 two year terms as President. Kim is a member of Rancho Bernardo Sunrise Rotary and Past President of San Diego North Rotary. Kim oversees clinic operation in all areas.

STAN VOGELSANG, Treasurer, Past President 2017-2019. Stan has been a volunteer and member of the Board of Directors since 2015. He is a long time member and Past President of the Old Mission Rotary Club in San Diego. Stan is very active in fund raising for Thousand Smiles and works in the supply warehouse during the clinics.

ROBERT L.”BOB” CHALFA, Auxiliary Treasurer, Past President 1987-1989. Bob has been on the Board since 1985. Bob is a member and Past President of the Old Mission Rotary Club in San Diego, he is a former member of the National City Rotary Club. Bob does most of the purchasing for the clinic and works in the supply warehouse during the clinics.

EDUARDO “ELECTRON” AGUILAR, Director, Past Presidetn Ensenada Centenaria Rotary 2018-2019. “Electron” has been a volunteer with Thousand Smiles since the day he joined Ensenada Centenario Rotary. He has served as President of that club 2 times. He takes care of patient transportation and housing during the clinics.

ROBERT L. “BOBBY” CHALFA, JR., Director. Bobby has been a volunteer with Thousand Smiles since 1989. He is a graduate of Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo in Construction Management and has used his talents over the years supervising construction and maintenance of our facilities.

DR. DAVE IRWIN, Director, Past President 2013-2017. Dave is a Dentist and has volunteered his services for many years. He joined the Board of Directors in 2012 and subsequently was elected President in 2013. Dave is an Honorary Member of Old Mission Rotary Club in San Diego.

SYD LOGAN, Director. Syd is a Software Engineeer and has been a valuable volunteer with Thousand Smiles for many years and has been on the Board of directors since August 2013. Syd is in charge of writing our patient and volunteer control software. He has put in thousands of hours doing that over the years.

DALE PROCTOR, Director. Dale is a Software Engineer and work with all areas related to data processing in the clinic. Dale is a Charter Member of the Route 78 Rotary Club in Escondido. He has been a member of our Board since October, 2017.

MILTON “LA VERDAD” RIVERA, Director, President, Ensenada Centenaria Rotary 2019-2020. “La Verdad” has been involved with our project since he joined Ensenada Centenaria Rotary a few years ago. He has been on the Board since August 2018.

LISA ROUDEBUSH, Director. Lisa has been bringing Interact Students from Francis Parker High School to Thousand Smiles for many years. For the last few years she has been working in Patient Registration at the clinics. she has been on the Board since March of 2018.

SHERRIE SUANICA, Director. Sherrie has been volunteering with Thousand Smiles since 2017. She works with patient registration. She has been a member of the Board since July, 2018. Sherrie is a member of Old Mission Rotary Club in San Diego.

DEE THOMAS, Director, Past President, Lake Elsinore Rotary, 2015-2016. Dee and her husband Tom began volunteering with Thousand Smiles in 2012. Tom was elected to the Board in July, 2013. Unfortunately, Tom passed away in June of 2016. After that we invited Dee to take his place on the Board. Dee is in charge of patient lunches at the clinics.

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