Our mission is RAD! Rising Above Disabilities! We offer awesome programs and camps for adults and children with developmental disabilities, much-deserved respite for their caregivers, and a life-changing volunteer experience for the local community.

RAD Leadership

Katie Webb

President, RAD Camp, Inc.

Katie has a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management, with an emphasis in Event Management from San Diego State University. She began her professional career as Event Manager for an incentive house, while also working for San Diego State University as the Event Manager for the largest Hospitality Job Fair in the county. Postgraduate, she has planned events for three Fortune 500 Companies as a Meeting Planner for American Express. In 2009, Katie opened Intertwined, a successful Event Planning and Social Media Consulting firm with co-owner, Meghan Clem. In 2011, Katie accomplished a career milestone by receiving her CMP (Certified Meeting Professional) credential. Katie’s keen eye for design also extends to website design and branding, including HTML. She is an avid marathon runner, soccer player and resides in Orange, CA.

Meghan Clem

Secretary & CFO, RAD Camp, Inc.

After receiving her Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations from the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, Meghan began her career as an Event Planner and Public Information Specialist for the City of Anaheim. She had the privilege of working with major organizations including the 2007 Stanley Cup Champion Anaheim Ducks, 2008 USA Men’s Gold Medal Olympic Volleyball Team, Angels Baseball and the Disneyland Resort. Currently, as the Cofounder of Become Intertwined and Intertwined Events, Meghan specializes in social media, non-profit consulting and event planning. She has recently worked with well-known organizations like The Salvation Army, Classic Party Rentals, Catholic Diocese of Orange, OCTA, and Saddleback Memorial. In 2013, she was nominated for OCBJ’s Woman in Business Award. In her downtime, Meghan can be found cruising Rancho Mission Viejo with her husband, twin boys, little girl and dog, Bocce.

Jaimee

Jaimee Lieske

Development Coordinator

Jaimee graduated from DePaul University with a Bachelor’s in Communications with an emphasis on media studies. After college, she returned to Orange County to work at her alma mater, Santa Margarita Catholic High School, as the Assistant Director of Communications. She specializes in social media, public relations and website management. Jaimee currently works for Katie and Megz’s social media agency, Become Intertwined, as an Account Coordinator. She is so excited to also be a part of the RAD family as the Development Coordinator. In her spare time, she loves attending concerts, beach cruising around Newport and going to Disneyland!

Lauren Chong

Program Coordinator

Lauren graduated magna cum laude from Pepperdine University with a Bachelor’s degree in Integrated Marketing Communication. Throughout her college career, she worked in the Office of Admission, spent her sophomore year in Florence, Italy, was a Resident Advisor for Housing and Residence Life, and served as the Creative Director of a dance company called Dance In Flight. For the past four years, she worked in Marketing for the Orange County School of the Arts’ non-profit foundation. In 2012, she started as a volunteer for RAD Camp and is overjoyed to return to the organization as a Program Coordinator.

BOARD MEMBERS

Matt Belfanti

Partner, AdvicePeriod

Suzi Brown (Board Chair)

VP of Communications, Disneyland Resort

Tim Coughlin

Sr. Production Print Specialist, Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.

Jeanne Hoffa

President, Coast PR Group

Paul Irving

Founding Partner, Praetorian Advisors, LLP

Tami McClary

Southern Region ADM, Smart & Final

Paul Nolta

West Regional Manager, Equipment Finance, Commercial Banking, J.P. Morgan

Dino Savant

President/CEO, Trinity Food Group

Steve Shanahan

Former Mayor, City of La Palma and President, Honored Occasions & Infinity Lighting

Michael Trotter

Attorney & Founding Partner at Carroll, Kelly, Trotter, Franzen, McBride & Peabody

HONORARY BOARD MEMBERS

Rick Lewis

Partner, CommonWealth Partners

John Nicoletti

VP, Internal Communications, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Worldwide

ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Kasia Givenrod

Adapted Physical Education Specialist, Brea Olinda Unified

Stephanie Hopkins

Christian Service Director, Mater Dei High School

Gerard Jensen

Sr. Director of Technical Services, Gilead Sciences Inc.

Alexis Mureulo

Marketing Project Specialist, Fuji Food Products Inc.

Tony Roberts

Director of Development, University of Notre Dame

Bill Shumard

President/CEO, Special Olympics Southern California

JUNIOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Elizabeth Lee

Chair

Autumn Trail

Vice Chair

Melanie Beecher and Gracie Rullo

Programming

Evan Belgram and Kevin Le

Staff Training

Cami Dang and Nicole Wells

Volunteer Training

Mark Givenrod, Riley Laines and Cailly O’Toole

Foundations/Core

Ryan Tash and Mat Woo

Community Relations