Mitch Huitema

Mitch has been an active member of our community and a strong supporter of public schools. She is the mother of three – an adult who graduated from San Leandro High, a high school senior attending a public charter school in Alameda, and a freshman at San Leandro High. Mitch is a personal financial planner and is currently the CFO/COO of Ten Ton Consulting. Mitch was previously co-owner of Zocalo Coffeehouse with her husband, Tim Holmes until they sold the business to their roaster. Mitch has a BA in Physics from Northwestern University and spent many years in the computer industry working for companies like Apple, Handspring, and Palm. She has also served on the board of directors of BMUG, the Berkeley Mac User Group and the Broadmoor Neighborhood Association.