Who are ITK Champions?

ITK Champions are professionals in Tulare-Kings dedicated to creating a regional approach to ensure our region's young people are prepared for college and career. They also...


Meet ITK Champions

Meet Gilbert Bareng

“It only takes one moment to change someone’s life.” Anyone that knows Gilbert Bareng knows that he’s a possibility guy. Which is exactly way our region is fortunate to have the Vice President and Principal Architect of Mangini Associates, Inc. Gilbert is the Chair of the Innovate Tulare-Kings Leadership Council and was recognized by NAF (formerly known […]

Meet Kerry Hydash

“Our businesses are only as successful as our employees.” We think the world of Kerry Hydash, President and CEO of Family HealthCare Network (FHCN). She’s been very involved with ITK’s Leadership Council, has helped lead one of signature events – the Growing Health Leaders Conference every October – and is an Industry Contact and Mentor […]

ITK Champion: Kim Batty

Meet: Kim Batty Kim Batty currently sits on the Media Arts Advisory Board for Visalia Unified School District and is a mentor for the YEA! (Young Entrepreneurs Academy) program. Why did you decide to get involved in Linked Learning and specifically the YEA! program? I was contacted about the Linked Learning program in 2014 because […]