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John P. DeBrocke
Sales Executive Expert
Sr. Advisory Board Member

advisory_board_john_debrocke_jan_2011John P. DeBrocke is an Advisory Board Member with About The Kids Foundation. A father of four daughters, John has more than 25 years experience in sales management, marketing, alliance and channel development. John had held senior level sales and executive leadership positions with emerging start-ups, as well as public and established companies including Oracle Corporation, Business Objects, Informatica and Syntellect. He has extensive experience in both Enterprise Resource Planning and High Tech communications solutions.

In addition to his work experience, DeBrocke has served in volunteer posts in local politics, coached youth sports teams, and participated in numerous church and community organizations.

Debrocke received his Bachelor of Science from DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois and served as an instructor in Advance Information Technology Project Management for 5 years at Northwestern University Business School which is also located in Chicago, Illinois.


Wallace A. Gallaway
Sales Executive Expert
Advisory Board Member

wally_1aWallace A. Gallaway is an Advisory Board Member with About The Kids Foundation. Gallaway currently works for Hewlett Packard as a Unified Communications & Collaboration Manager, Americas. Gallaway leads a team of 12 that sells complex UC&C solutions to enterprise and commercial accounts, focusing on delivering high value deployment services around Microsoft Exchange and OSC platforms. Gallaway has worked in the past for PeopleSoft, Corio, Compaq, and IBM Corporation gaining a variety of job experience in sales, management, and marketing. In his current company, he has held positions as Cisco Systems Sales & Channel Manager, Senior Intel Alliance Manager and Senior Enterprise Account Manager working in all aspects of selling process, including leading teams and developing marketing programs as well.

Wallace received his MBA from the University of California, Davis, California, in finance and marketing in 1992 and his Bachelor of Science degree in economics from the University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado in 1989.

Wallace is also Certified in Data Center and Network Specialty Sales.


Russell Granger
Advisory Board Member

russell_granger_jan_2011Russell Granger is an Advisory Board Member with About The Kids Foundation. Granger brings more than 20 years of medical and technology sales and business development experience. Currently he is the Buyer at Deakin Partners, Daniville, California, where he purchases and refurbishes distressed properties. Prior to Deakin partners, Granger was a sales recruiter for Healthcare Recruiters International and Roscor Group. In addition, Granger has worked for other companies such as Nimsoft, Inc., Above All Software, Informatica and Oracle Corporation.

Granger received his Bachelor of Arts in 1991 from the University of California at Los Angeles, California. While at UCLA, he also participated on the UCLA Men’s Swim Team, 1988 Olympic Trials and Lambda Chi Alpha Organization.


Alexander M. Jagielo
Advisory Board Member

Alexander M. Jagielo Alexander Jagielo is currently an Advisory Board Member for About The Kids Foundation. Currently working for CED, Consolidated Electrical Distributors, Alex is in a Management & Sales Training Program where he continues to gain sales experience. He currently sells to Manufacturing Facilities and Large to Mid-Size Electrical Contractors where he specializes in Industrial Automation. Graduating from Sonoma State University in 2012 with a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration, Alex was an honors student who also received a minor in Spanish. During his tenure at SSU, in addition to his studies, he was also a Sports Business Club Member and Member of the Forum for all SSU Business Clubs. He was active in coaching Lacrosse and coached as the Head Junior Varsity coach and Assistant Varsity coach at Juniper Serra High School in San Mateo. Fluent in Spanish, Jagielo has a diverse background translating company web-sites from Spanish to English and has worked in Hospitality as a Front Desk Manager at a Hostel in Barcelona, Spain as well.

Jagielo is a Certified First Responder/First Aid, CPR, and NFHS and loves to travel, exercise and compete in multiple competitive sports.




Matt Garcia
Advisory Board Member – Sales Rep

Matt GarciaMatt Garcia is an Advisory Board Member with About The Kids Foundation. Currently, Matt is an Account Executive at Oracle where he manages named enterprise accounts for Oracle’s Customer Experience suite of applications. Matt had the unique opportunity to intern for our In Case of Emergency Standard division of the About The Kids Foundation during its initial phases as a market research analyst. He is a graduate of the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration & Finance. In addition to interning for In Case of Emergency Standard, Matt has also interned for the asset management firm Personal Capital.

In Matt’s free time, he enjoys producing / listening to music, weightlifting, snowboarding, traveling, and volunteering in his local community.