Natalie graduated from Rancho Christian High School of Temecula, CA with honors and as Valedictorian in May of 2013. Natalie graduated from Cal Baptist University (CBU) in Riverside, CA in December 2016. Natalie is the Founder and current President of Rose Again Foundation (RAF) which she established in May of 2013. Natalie has taken several mission trips to Guatemala and Mexico, and has a heart for serving and benefiting children in need. As the oldest of six children and someone who spends a great deal of time with children, Natalie understands how a loving, nurturing and quality home life affects children throughout their lifetime. In addition to her desire to help children, Natalie has a passion for traveling and has visited both Europe and South America.
Jeff graduated from Rancho Christian School in May of 2012 and currently attends Cal Baptist University (CBU) as a student in their renowned nursing program. Jeff has been with Rose Again Foundation since its inception and is the current Vice President. Jeff served in Guatemala on a mission trip at an orphanage and has served countless hours as a community volunteer in his home town of Temecula where his compassion and willingness to lend a helping hand is well known. Though not the most talkative, when Jeff does speak it is after great thought and with determination and clarity.
Kristen was previously the head of Marketing Management for Marine Corps Community Services and is currently the Marketing and Sales Manager for Boingo Wireless (West). She has spent much of her lifetime devoted to serving her country including a tour as an active duty Marine. Kristen serves as 2nd Vice President and serves as head of the Development Department Committee. Kristen feels privileged to have served on several mission trips to Grupo, Tijuana where she has seen God's work first hand. She and her husband Guy have two young children and live in Temecula, CA. Kristen joined the Board of RAF to help enhance the lives of area foster youth.
Craig is the Treasurer of Rose Again and is also head of the foundation's Planning Committee. Craig majored in finance and is the acting Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of a large Carlsbad-based construction company. He also serves as Chairman of the Board for Rancho Christian Schools in Temecula, CA. Craig has accompanied Natalie on mission trips to serve at international orphanages and has six children of his own, Natalie being one of them. Craig understands how much children need the care that RAF hopes to provide and has dedicated a great deal of time helping Natalie to establish and maintain the foundation.
Suzanne joined the RAF Board in August of 2015 after serving as a valuable volunteer for over two years. In September 2015 Suzanne assumed the position of Board Secretary. Suzanne is the Marketing Coordinator for Pendleton Family Dental; a private dental practice serving the families aboard Camp Pendleton. Suzanne served as the Director of a non-profit for several years and brings valuable skills and knowledge to the team. She has volunteered as a church nursery caregiver. Merging business and marketing skills and a love for children lead Suzanne to Rose Again where she, her husband Ian and their two young children feel privileged to offer their support as volunteers. Suzanne joined the Board to further her outreach of God's work with children here in the valley.
Wendy is the current head of Humanities at Rancho Christian High School and serves as a Board Director of Rose Again Foundation. She acts both as a mentor and a peer within the group. Wendy's knowledge of business ethics and dedication has been invaluable and she is a true asset to the foundation. Wendy has two daughters and lives in the Temecula Valley. Wendy joined RAF with hopes of helping to make a difference in the lives of foster and adoptive children, in particular emancipated foster youth.
Rhonda is a retired small business owner who joined Rose Again to do God's work through enhancing children's lives. Rhonda previously served as Board Secretary and as head of the Research Committee and was named Executive Director on January 1, 2015. Rhonda has been a community and non-profit volunteer for over 15 years. She served ten years on the Board of SAFE (Safe Alternatives for Everyone), most recently as President. SAFE is a local agency that works to help families who are at risk of, or are experiencing domestic violence or abuse. Selected by the Temecula City Council, Rhonda joined the task force for the City Council Action Committee for Health and Family Safety in January 2014 and served two terms. Rhonda served as Honorary Mayor of Fallbrook California in 2006-2007. Married to retired U.S. Marine Corps Major General Claude Reinke, together they have 7 children and 18 grandchildren. Rhonda and her family have lived in the Temecula and Fallbrook areas since 1985. Rhonda is the grandmother of the RAF founder Natalie.