Steve and his wife, Julie
settled into Santa Clarita in 1980.
Michael Hoefflin Foundation
College of the Canyons Foundation
Jim and Jill Mellady
established Mellady Direct Marketing in 1985 as a home-based business.
Jill is a Graduate of College of the Canyons and worked at Lockheed-Martin Skunk Works in contracts and administration.
She left Lockheed to raise their children and began working at home as a hobby.
Today, Jill guides Mellady Direct Marketing's Sales and Marketing efforts.
Her accolades include: elected to the National Association of Women Business Owner's Board of Directors 2007/2008; 2007 SCV Man & Woman of the Year Nominee - by Michael Hoefflin Foundation, COC and Child & Family Center; named 2006 Alumna of the Year by College of the Canyons honored by Zonta's at 2006 Women of Honor Luncheon; Michael Hoefflin Foundation for Children's Cancer honors Jill Mellady as Volunteer of the Year 2005; served on Michael Hoefflin Foundation since 1996 as Board Member, Co-Chair 2006-2007, Chair, Communications Committee - Present, Event Committees throughout her involvement; served Child & Family Center Foundation as Board Member; served College of the Canyons Foundation as Board Member and Canyon Country Campus Advisory Committee.