Meet the Team

The Faces of Our Organization

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Toby Bushee

MVEF President

Toby Bushee serves as the President of the Moreno Valley Education Foundation, and as the Executive Director of Conference and Event Administration for Scripps College. The Moreno Valley Education Foundation is a non-profit founded to “intentionally enrich students’ lives” within Moreno Valley Unified School District. Toby and his wife Penny are lifelong Moreno Valley resident’s, and have 3 children; Shauna 19, Aaron 17(Valley View High) and Ester 12(Mountain View Middle).

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Esmeralda Chalfant

MVEF Vice President - MVUSD Principal

Experienced, trustworthy, fun. These are just a few of the ways coworkers describe this invaluable member of our team.

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Barry Glover

MVEF Board Treasurer

With us since our founding, Barry is one of our veteran team members. They bring their years of experience and skills to the forefront in helping our organization grow and succeed.

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Ema Batongmalaque

MVEF Board Secretary

An MVUSD alumni from elementary through high school, Ema now works for Riverside County and is passionate about enriching our students' lives through arts and culture. She holds a B.S. in Criminal Justice from CSU Sacramento and an A.S. in Administration of Justice from Riverside Community College.

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Renee Rojanaroj

MVUSD VAPA Coordinator

Renee joined Moreno Valley Education Foundation with the vision and drive to improve upon our Non-Profit Organization, and focused on developing the organization with experience and integrity.

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Greg Kuster

Board Member - Director of Operations March Field Air Museum

Moreno Valley resident for 19 years. Father to three Valley View High School graduates

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Philip Peeples

Board Member - MVUSD Principal

With us since our founding, Philip is one of our veteran team members. They bring their years of experience and skills to the forefront in helping our organization grow and succeed.

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Michelle Gardner

Board Member - Altura Director of Events

I am empowered by the opportunity and the ability to be creative and innovative! Knowing that hard work and dedication pay off.

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Rebekah Campbell

Board Member - CSHS Student

Rebekah joined the Moreno Valley Education Foundation as the Student Representative. She is now a 2021 Canyon Springs High School alumni and is currently a full-time student at California Baptist University.

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Amy Esquibel

Board Member - MVUSD Business Division

Amy is motivated to bring joy and inspiration to students, staff and community. She has worked in Public Education for 12 years; the last 7 with Moreno Valley Unified. Prior to her work in public education, Amy taught singing and acting to children aged 3-75! All 3 of her children have attended MVUSD schools and she is honored to be able to give back by serving on the Moreno Valley Education Foundation Board.

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Joshua Combs

Board Member - MVUSD IT Analyst

Josh joined Moreno Valley Education Foundation with the vision and drive to improve upon our Non-Profit Organization, and focused on developing the organization with experience and integrity.

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Dr. Martinrex Kedziora

At-Large Board Member - MVUSD Superintendent

During his 39-year career in education, Dr. Martinrex Kedziora has worked for a number of school districts in a variety of roles:  He served as a teacher at both the elementary and secondary levels, vice principal, principal, special-education coordinator, director of professional development and middle-grades curriculum and instruction, Chief Academic Officer and now as the Superintendent of Schools of the Moreno Valley Unified School District.

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Greg Solomon

Board Member

Greg joined Moreno Valley Education Foundation with the vision and drive to improve upon our Non-Profit Organization, and focused on developing the organization with experience and integrity.

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Brayton Williams

MVUSD - Purchasing Technician

Experienced, trustworthy, fun. These are just a few of the ways coworkers describe this invaluable member of our team. Brayton is truly a joy to be around and makes it a pleasure to come to work every single day.

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Nick Muñoz

Moreno Valley Sandals Church Youth Lead

Nick is the youth leader at Sandals Church Moreno Valley and joined MVEF because he believes in the next generation and wants to be a part of the solution to remove barriers from them reaching success.