California Bluegrass Association Leadership

Officers

Officers

Chairman
Pete Ludé
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President
Theresa Gooding
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Treasurer
Valerie Cornejo
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Secretary
Deb Livermore
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Non-Officer Positions

Assistant to the Chairman
Geoff Sargent

Honorary

Ambassador At Large, Honorary
Frank Solivan

Ambassador At Large, Honorary
Bob Thomas

Board Member Emeritus
J.D. Rhynes

Chairman Emeritus, Honorary
Carl Pagter

President Emerita, Honorary
Darby Brandli

Committees

Executive Committee

Chair – Pete Ludé

Patrick Campbell
Valerie Cornejo
Deb Livermore
Geoff Sargent

Fundraising and Business Development

Chair – Lani Way

Lisa Burns
Dave Gooding
Steve Ladonga
Pete Ludé
Larry Phegley

Finance Committee

Chair – Theresa Gooding

Valerie Cornejo
Pete Ludé
Geoff Sargent

Technical Infrastructure

Chair – Ted Kuster

Georgianne Boissier
Kirby Cool
Pete Ludé
Garrett Massman

Membership Committee

Chair – Theresa Gooding

Danny Clark
Ted Kuster
Frank Swatek
Lani Way
Christine Wilhoyte

Youth Programs

Darby Brandli

Diversity Equity and Inclusion

Chair – Lani Way

Darby Brandli
Patrick Campbell
Robin Frenette
Karen Celia Heil
Kara Kundert
Chuck Poling

Communications Strategy Committee

Chair – Patrick Campbell

Robin Frenette
Tessa Schwartz
Kenny Shen
Frank Swatek
Lani Way

Talent Acquisition Group

Chair – Brandon Godman

Danny Clark
Theresa Michel

Year-round Volunteer Team

Operations and Commerce

Elections Coordinator
Josh Micheals
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Membership Coordinator
Larry Phegley
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Corporate Sponsorship Coordinator
Lisa Burns
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Youth Programs

Youth Program Coordinator
Darby Brandli
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Youth Academy Director
Kimber Ludiker
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Youth Ambassador
Tessa Schwartz
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Kids Lending Library
Randy January
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programs and Events

Campout Coordinator
Deb Livermore
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IBMA Coordinator
Lani Way
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Old-time Music Director
Karen Celia Heil
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Archivist
Mark Hogan
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Publicity and Media

Publicity Director
Vacant

Bluegrass Breakdown Editor
Patrick Campbell
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Web Team Leader
Robin Frenette
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Social Media Team
Mei Lin Heirendt
Tessa Schwartz
Kenny Shen
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Social Media Board Liaison
Patrick Campbell
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Official Photographers
Alan Bond
Patrick Campbell
Robin Frenette
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Finance & Administration

Contract Legal Advisor
Bob Schwartz