Chris White


Chris took over as ACE President on Jan. 1, 2016. Her service to ACE started in April of 2014 as a member of the negotiations team where she served as chair for two years. For over a decade, Chris has been actively involved in promoting the professional development of classified staff at Foothill-De Anza. In addition to her work with ACE, Chris served as Foothill College Classified Senate President in 2011. She has also chaired or served on numerous college participatory governance committees including OPC, PaRC and two accreditation subcommittees.  Chris joined Foothill College in 2000 and has worked as a program coordinator II in the Foothill Marketing Office and with the statewide Online Education Initiative (OEI) administered by Foothill – De Anza.

Kathy Nguyen


Kathy began serving as treasurer of ACE in January 2019.  She started her career with Foothill-De Anza in September of 2006 and currently works for the Foothill- De Anza Foundation as an accountant.

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Shawna Santiago

ACE Recorder

Shawna was appointed as the ACE Recorder in April of 2016. She began her career at Foothill as a student worker in 1996, becoming a permanent employee in 2000. Shawna currently works in the Office of Instruction at Foothill as the academic services technician.

Cathleen Monsell

Chair of Negotiations

Cathleen took over as chair of negotiations in January of 2017.  Previously, she had served for two years on the negotiations team.  Currently, Cathleen works as the division assistant in the PSME division at De Anza.

Central Services

Scott Olsen

Vice President - CS

Scott began serving as the vice president for Central Services in January of 2020. Previously, he had served as a board member for Central Services from 2016 – 2019. Scott has been with Foothill- De Anza since November of 2007 and currently works in Education Technology Services (ETS) on the De Anza campus as a workstation and systems support technician, II.

Anthony Caceres

Chief Steward - CS

Anthony began serving as Central Services Chief Steward in May 2019. Prior he had served as Interim Vice President at De Anza from October 2018 through March 2019. He joined Foothill-De Anza in January of 2016 and currently works as the special projects coordinator for plant services.

Bill Baldwin

Board Member - CS

Bill became the Central Services board member in January 2020 after serving as vice president from 2015 through 2019 and as chief steward from 2009 through 2015. He also served for several years under SEIU, first as the De Anza Chief Steward and then as the Central Services Chief Steward. In addition to his union duties, Bill also served several years with the De Anza Classified Senate. Since joining the District in 2001, Bill has worked as a programmer analyst in Educational Technology Services (ETS).

De Anza

Vins Chacko

Vice President - DA

Vins was appointed to serve as Vice President for De Anza in May 2019. He joined De Anza college in October 2017 and works as an administrative assistant, senior in the Business Division Office at De Anza.

Erika Flores

Chief Steward - DA

Erika began her service to ACE as chief steward for De Anza in August of 2017. She previously worked at a non-profit, youth serving agency where she served as a steward for a little over two years under SEIU. Erika joined De Anza in 2016, and currently works as a program coordinator II for the Student Success and Support Program.

Angelica Esquivel Moreno

Board Member - DA

Angelica began serving as a board member seat 2, representing De Anza, in January 2021. In addition to serving on the ACE Executive Board, she represents ACE on De Anza’s Administrative Planning and Budget Team. Angelica has been with the district since July of 2017 and currently works at De Anza as a program coordinator II in Academic Services.

Keri Kirkpatrick

Board Member - DA

Keri has been an ACE Board Member for De Anza College since 2011, representing ACE on the Student Services Budget and Planning Team (SSPBT) and the Campus Budget Team participatory governance groups. She began her career at De Anza in 2006 as a classified hourly employee, and currently works in the Library Services Department as a senior library technician.


Phuong Tran

Vice President - FH

Phuong begins her second stint as vice president of Foothill in 2021, where she represents ACE on Resource and Revenue and College Advisory Council. She previously served in the same role in 2011. As vice president, Phuong is also responsible for appointing ACE representatives on hiring committees for ACE positions. Phuong has been with the district since 2006 and currently works as the program coordinator senior for the Apprenticeship program at Foothill.

Andre Meggerson

Chief Steward - FH

Andre began serving as chief steward for Foothill in January of 2020. Previously, he has served as a steward for Foothill from 2017-2019. Andre joined Foothill College in October of 2016 and currently works as an enrollment specialist in admissions and records.

Christine Mangiameli

Board Member - FH

Beginning in 2012, Christine has served on behalf of ACE as a trustee on the VEBA board, a medical retirement plan for post-1997 employees which is bargained collectively with all the other units in the District. Previously, she has served as co-chair on the ACE negotiations team when the medical plans were negotiated by each union separately. In addition, Christine has participated in shared governance since she joined Foothill in 2000, serving on classified senate as segment representative and treasurer, as well as classified senate representative on campus committees. Christine currently works as a division administrative assistant in Admissions and Records at Foothill College.

Booth Law Group

The Booth Law Group provides ACE representation on all labor issues, which include:

  • Contract negotiations and enforcement.
  • Discipline and discharge.
  • Duty of fair representation claims.
  • Unlawful employment actions.
  • Representation of ACE before administrative agencies and courts of law.

    Bradley Booth


    Bradley Booth has a long history of standing up for workers’ rights. He began his legal career with the California State Employees’ Association (CSEA). While there he was president of the employees’ union and represented state employees in appellate and trial practice, administrative law, writs, and extensive contract interpretation coupled with discipline and contract arbitration. Prior to opening his private practice, he was chief counsel for the Department of Fair and Employment and Housing (DFEH).  At DFEH, he constantly worked to strengthen anti-discrimination statutes in California. Over the past 20 years in private practice, while representing labor unions, he has been able to hone and perfect his original passion through an emphasis on labor law and employment discrimination.

        Anthony Booth


        Anthony Booth has a background in politics. He spent seven years working on a gubernatorial campaign, which had a major focus on expansion of labor rights. His passion for the labor movement began at a very young age when he walked picket lines in support of his father’s union strikes. He has been a labor consultant for the past eight years. Over those years he has represented members in all aspects of labor including individual issues with management and union issues in arbitration and before the state labor board. In 2017, he earned his J.D. from Golden Gate University School of Law.