Persongroups: Board of Directors

Christian Mercado


Advisory Board Member Christian Mercado is a native Sacramento resident working as a Distribution Engineering Protection Supervisor for Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E). He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Sacramento State in 2015 and a Masters of Law from the University of Southern California (USC) in 2020. He is engaged and has a new golden retriever puppy (Priestly). Christian’s hobbies include working out, being outdoors and sharing time with family and friends.

Erica Pope – Executive Director

Erica Pope is the Executive Director for the Me-One Foundation. Erica’s goal is to help reach more families during their cancer journey by positioning Me-One as a regionally recognized non-profit that company leaders, major donors and volunteers are eager to align themselves with. Together with

Claudia Siegel

Claudia Siegel serves as a technical support person for the Board of Directors. She maintains the Me-One Foundation website, and assists the team in using current technology for collaboration and efficiency.
Steve Siegel Advisory Board Member Me-One Foundation

Steve Siegel

Steve's role on the Me-One team is community and corporate outreach and the development of strategic relationships. He's involved in the planning and implementation of connecting with people in the broader community by the creation and cultivation of relationships with businesses, individuals
Emily Wieser Advisory Board Member for the Me-One Foundation since its founding in 2006

Emily Wieser

Emily has been volunteering with the Me-One Foundation since her family first started the organization in 2006. She maintains a bachelor's degree from the University of Arizona and her Juris Doctor from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law. Emily is looking forward to taking
Dr. Joshua Fronk Clinical Assistant Professor Stanford University and Advisor to the Me-One Foundation

Joshua Fronk

Dr. Fronk is a Clinical Assistant Professor at Stanford University. He works full time as a palliative medicine and supportive oncology physician at the Stanford Cancer Center. He also serves as medical director for the Cancer Palliative Care program at Stanford Healthcare, overseeing patients
Camp Wieser Director is the Voice of the Patient for the Me-One Foundation

John Burke

John, a three-time Camp Wieser camper and a pancreatic cancer patient, serves on the board of directors as the voice of the patient. In addition to his experience as a Camp Wieser attendee, John also brings to the board more than 15 years of event planning and marketing experience including
Janice Hong Recording Secretary for the Me-One Foundation

Janice Hong

Janice Hong has lived in Roseville for fifteen years. She has been married to her husband Dave for 23 years and has three kids, Brittany, Brandon, and Makayla. She loves being involved with charity organizations because her family has been so blessed and she feels there is no better satisfaction
Kat Maudru VP and Public Affairs Director for the Me-One Foundation

Kat Maudru

Kat has spent nearly a quarter century on the radio airwaves as a morning show host and news anchor. She holds a bachelor’s degree in mass communication from the University of California, Berkeley, and a master’s degree in broadcast communication arts & news journalism from California State
Christine Gearing President of the Me-One Foundation

Christine Gearing

Christine gets her passion for volunteering genetically from her never-say-no father, Dave. She was originally inspired to join the Me-One Foundation board as treasurer after seeing first-hand the power of camp as a family host. She has big plans ahead for the Foundation. As president, Christine