Vishal Kanodia
Board Treasurer

Vishal is an engineering professional with 25 years of wireless communication experience in a wide range of roles including engineering management, product development, chipset software, hardware program management, customer management, and building strong teams. He moved to San Diego in 1997 from Mumbai, India. Currently, Vishal is a Senior Director in the Program Management Organization in the QCT division at Qualcomm. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics from the University of Mumbai, India, and a Masters of Business Administration from the Paul Merage School of Business at UC Irvine.

Vishal is passionate about helping students. In his free time he has mentored MBA students from SDSU, coached for different STEM and other activities, and has been a Science Olympiad coach for middle school students. In John Wesley’s belief, Vishal found a resemblance to his dad’s views, who believes in sharing knowledge widely. It is with that belief that Vishal looks forward to using his learnings and experience in making Wesley House successful in its mission to eliminate student homelessness and housing insecurity.