Board Member
(Boise, Idaho)

Mario Pile, Project Director for Veterans Upward Bound at Boise State University, is passionate about improving education for underserved students. Prior to his role at Boise State, Mario worked at the Idaho Youth Ranch. Mario joined the Air Force in 2002, which eventually brought him to Idaho in the summer of 2006. He has served…

Board Member
(Boise, Idaho)

Dr. Robert Sanchez spent 23 years in the U.S. Army, rising to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel before retiring in 2012. During his Army career, he served as a commanding officer, an intelligence officer, and Army Ranger deploying to Iraq, Afghanistan, and Kosovo. As a business consultant and advisor, Dr. Sanchez helped companies navigate challenges…

Board Member
(Boise, Idaho)

Rebecca L. Hupp, Director, Boise Airport, joined the Lee Pesky Learning Center Board in 2020. In her role as Director of the Boise Airport, she is responsible for all aspects of the day-to-day operation and long-term planning and development of the airport. Rebecca was previously the Airport Director of Bangor International Airport located in Bangor,…

Board Member
(Seattle, WA)

Mark is the founder of H Group, an advisory and new venture development firm as well a Partner at Acclaro Growth Partners a consulting firm for private equity firms, their portfolio companies, and corporations facing strategic change and investment decisions. He has worked for large multi-national companies including Amazon.com, IBM, and Boston Scientific as well…

Board Member
(Boise, Idaho)

Will Hughes is a lifelong learner and empathetic ally whose personal experience with learning differences has fueled a passion to expand educational pathways for children and adults. He believes that differences are assets that must be valued and celebrated in the pursuit of a more just and compassionate world. Will is a professor of Materials…

Matthew

Board Member
(Boise, Idaho)

Matthew Weatherley-White is a founding partner of The CAPROCK Group, a wealth advisory firm serving a small number of families and foundations around the world. An incurable entrepreneur, Matthew launched and sold several small companies before beginning his current career at Smith Barney in 1993. Matthew is a recognized global thought leader in a discipline…

Will Young

Board Member
(Boise, Idaho)

William Young is the lead attorney at William James Young, PLLC. His practice focuses primarily on criminal law and litigation. He received his JD from the University of Idaho College Of Law and a BA in Business Administration from Trinity University (San Antonio, TX). He is a member of the Idaho State Bar Association and…

Wendy Pesky

Board Member & Co-Founder
(Ketchum, Idaho)

Wendy Pesky, the mother of Lee Pesky, co-founded the Lee Pesky Learning Center with her husband, Alan. She serves as a family representative on the board. She is the retired owner/partner of The Farmhouse Collection, Inc. and was a Vice President of Creative Services at The Avon Corporation and the Vice President of Creative Marketing…

Alan Pesky

Board Member & Co-Founder
(Ketchum, Idaho)

Alan Pesky, the father of Lee Pesky, co-founded Lee Pesky Learning Center along with his wife, Wendy who also serves on the Board. He was a founding partner of Scali, McCabe, Sloves and served in numerous positions during his 20-year tenure, including President and Chief Operating Officer. The agency was the 25th largest in the…

Barbara Morgan

Board Member
(Boise, Idaho)

Barbara Morgan is Distinguished Educator in Residence, Emeritus, at Boise State University, and a NASA Astronaut (retired). She also served as a public school teacher for twenty-four years.