Janet Dorsey, Co-President
Real Estate Agent – Branch Manager
Community Affiliations: Ventura County Coastal Association of Realtors (VCCAR); California Association of Realtors, Board Member; National Association of Realtors; VCCAR Professional Standards Committee

Virginia Furmanski, Co-President
Artist – Art Therapist/Educator Retired
Community Affiliations: Ink Spots, American Art Therapy Association, The American Association Gerontologist

Yvette Franklin, Secretary
Management Analyst, Dept. of the Navy, Retired
Artist/Ceramist
Community Affiliations: Past President of Ventura, County Potters’ Guild; Santa Barbara Museum of Art; Museum of Ventura County; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; American Ceramics Society, Southern CA; Ojai Art Center

Mary Ellen Herrera, Treasurer
Quint Payroll and Employee Services
Community Affiliations: Meditation Mount; Holy Cross School; Nourish America Foundation

 

Richard Franklin
Hospital Architect, Retired
Artist/Ceramist
Community Affiliations: American Institute of Architects; Ventura County Potters’ Guild; Ojai Art Center; Ojai Studio Artists

Martin Furmanski, MD
Pathologist, Retired
Community Affiliations: Sponsor, 643 Project Space; American Medical Association

Roxie Ray
Artist/Painter
Community Affiliations: Founding Member and
Artist in Residence, Studio Channel Islands Art Center Board Member; Carnegie Art Museum; Museum of Ventura County; Past President and Associate Member of Meadowlarks philanthropic organization; Charter Member of CSUCI Presidents Circle; California Art Club; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Buenaventura Art Association; Santa Paula Art Museum

Michael Rohde
Bio Chemist, Retired
Artist/Weaver
Community Affiliations: Board Member Studio Channel Islands; Board Member, Textile Council of the Fowler Museum, UCLA; Co-director American Tapestry Alliance; Textile Art Council DeYoung Museum; Textile Society of America; American Crafts Council; Ventura County Handweavers and Spinners Guild; Santa Barbara Fiber Art Guild; Southern California Handweavers Guild, Los Angles; California Fibers, Oceanside; Designing Weavers, Manhattan Beach
Board of Directors & Staff – 2018 continued

Sandy Seekins
Real Estate Agent
Community Affiliations:
Tom & Sandy 805 Radio Show; Food Share Marketing & Media; Harley Davidson Events & Media; Reagan Library Media; Chumash Casino Media; Meadowlark Service League of Camarillo; Board of Director of VCCAR; Professional Development Chair; Casa Barranca Winery, Ojai Sommelier & Tasting Room

Jorge Zambrano
Investment Advisor
Community Affiliations: New West Symphony Board Member

Gerald Zwers
Past President
Artist, Owner Northwind Studios & Public Art Services
Community Affiliations: Ventura Film Society; Ventura County Medical Center; The Coastal Community Cancer Center; Santa Paula Society of the Arts; Santa Clara Valley Hospice; Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ventura County; Santa Paula Museum; Ventura Hillsides Conservancy; Ventura County Arts Commission; United Way; Food Share; Buenaventura Art Assoc.; Ventura Botanical Gardens; California Lutheran University TRAC; Carnegie Art Museum.

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