For the last 20 years, Aletha Leong Coleman has focused on serving non-profit organizations in the Palo Alto, CA area in various board capacities, including establishing board governance, chairing finance, audit, development committees, and chairing specific development efforts.  Aletha was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii, graduating from the University of Hawaii in 1978 with a BA (with Honors) in Medieval Studies. She also attended Hastings College of the Law at U.C. Berkeley, and is a (retired) attorney and CPA.