Volunteer Leadership


Board Members

Dina Furash (Chair)
Executive Sales & Marketing

Kathy Hartley (Secretary)
Owner - The Lavender Inn

Spencer Garrett
Owner - Pierpont Racquet Club

Paige Glickman
Corporate Attorney

Peter Gould
Senior Vice President at Abbot Downing

Martin Hernandez (Chair, Board Development Committee)
Council Member, City of Santa Paula

Jim McCann (Chair, Admin./Finance Committee)
Retired - IT Executive

Terri McGray (Chair, Fund Development Committee)
First Vice President Investments, Senior Financial Advisor - Wells Fargo Advisors

Manny Minjares
Council Member, City of Fillmore
Program Director, Turning Point Foundation

Ron Polito (Vice Chair)
Partner - Don Carlton, Inc.

Blaise Simqu
President and CEO, SAGE Publications


Leadership Advisory Council

Lauren M. Amaro, Assistant Professor, Pepperdine University

Marni Brook, Community President, Montecito Bank & Trust

The Honorable Charles Campbell, Superior Court Judge, Ventura County

Sue Chadwick, Retired Senior Vice President, Santa Barbara Bank & Trust/ Union Bank

Patricia Cobleigh, Owner, Private Marketing Firm

Ted England, Attorney, Ferguson, Case, Orr & Paterson

Pat Henahan, Retired Managing Director at GE Antares Capital

Bill Kearney, Senior Vice President, Merrill Lynch

Hank Lacayo, Congress of CA Seniors

Mark Lisagor, Pediatric Dentist

Sarah McCarthy, Vice President, McCarthy Companies

Patti McCourt, Retired - Attorney, Ventura County Counsel's Office

Kate McLean, Former Executive Director, Interface Children & Family Services

Tom Pecht, Owner, Pecht Ranch

Mary Schwabauer, Past President of Ventura Community Foundation

Mike Sedell, Retired City Manager, City of Simi Valley

Jere Yates, Professor, Pepperdine University


Regional Advisory Board - East Ventura County

Dina Furash, Chair, Westlake Village

Gina Adler, Calabasas

Rebecca Bogan, Westlake Village

Lynn Garruto, Westlake Village

Paige Glickman, Topanga

Elizabeth Gould, Agoura Hills

Sonja Hedlund, Westlake

Melody Knox, Westlake Village

Nicole Lasher Franz, Westlake Village

Jane Lorin, Hapi Foundation, Calabasas

Michelle Newman, Westlake Village

Lisa Queen, Calabasas

Letal Skelton, Westlake Village

Andrea Thompson, Calabasas

Natalie Wagner, Agoura Hills

Alice Wang, Calabasas

Lisa Warren, Thousand Oaks

Julie Williams, Calabasas

Elizabeth Yi, Westlake Village

Regional Advisory Board - West Ventura County

Kathy Hartley, Co-chair, Ventura

Linda Rossi, Co-chair, Ventura

Suzanne Chadwick, Ventura

Stephanie D'Augustine, Camarillo/Santa Paula

Carole Davis, Rabobank

Judy Diaz, Ojai

Holly Doering, Santa Paula

Naomi Fribourg, Westlake Village

Jennifer Lopez, Pt. Hueneme

Sarah McCarthy, Oxnard

Monica McGrath, Ventura


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