SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Federal authorities investigating a massive college admissions scandal have charged dozens of wealthy individuals with conspiring to cheat on college entrance exams and fraudlently gain their children’s admission to elite universities as purported athletic recruits.
Among the named defendants are at least 14 people living in the Bay Area.
Gregory and Amy Colburn
Dr. Gregory Colburn is a radiation oncologist in San Jose. The couple live in Palo Alto.
Agustin F. Huneeus
Huneeus is owner/partner of Huneeus Vintners. He lives in San Francisco.
Klapper is co-owner of a jewelry business in Menlo Park. She lives in Menlo Park.
Palatella is CEO of International Beverage, a liquor distribution company in Burlingame. She lives in Hillsborough.
Peter Jan “P.J.” Sartorio
Sartoria was President and Co-Founder of Elena’s Food Specialties, acquired in 2010 by ADF Foods. He lives in Menlo Park.