California Bluegrass Association Leadership

Officers

Officers

Chairman
Pete Ludé
[email protected]californiabluegrass.net

President
Theresa Gooding
[email protected]

Treasurer
Valerie Cornejo
[email protected]

Secretary
vacant
[email protected]

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
Darby Brandli

Fundraising and Business Development

Chair – Lani Way (interim)

Lisa Burns
Dave Gooding
Steve Ladonga
Pete Ludé

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
Lani Way

Youth Programs

Darby Brandli

Diversity Equity and Inclusion

Chair – Lani Way

Darby Brandli
Patrick Campbell
Robin Frenette
Karen Celia Heil
Chuck Poling

Communications Strategy Committee

Chair – Patrick Campbell

Robin Frenette
Mei Lin Heirendt
Kenny Shen
Lani Way

Talent Acquisition Group

Dave Gooding
Danny Clark
Aaron Zorndorf
Jason Winfree

Year-round Volunteer Team

Operations and Commerce

Elections Coordinator
Josh Micheals
[email protected]

Membership Coordinator
Debbie Wendt
[email protected]

Corporate Sponsorship Coordinator
Lisa Burns
[email protected]

Youth Programs

Youth Program Coordinator
Darby Brandli
[email protected]

Youth Academy Director
Kimber Ludiker
[email protected]

Youth Ambassador
Mei Lin Heirendt
[email protected]

Kids Lending Library
Sharon Khadder
[email protected]

programs and Events

Campout Coordinator
Deb Livermore
[email protected]

IBMA Coordinator
Lani Way
[email protected]

Old-time Music Director
Karen Celia Heil
[email protected]

Archivist
Mark Hogan
[email protected]

Talent Acquisition Group (TAG)
Dave Gooding
Danny Clark
Aaron Zorndorf
Jason Winfree
[email protected]

Publicity and Media

Publicity Director
Bruce Sadownick
[email protected]

Bluegrass Breakdown Editor
Patrick Campbell
[email protected]

Web Team Leader
Robin Frenette
[email protected]

Social Media Team
Mei Lin Heirendt
Tessa Schwartz
Kenny Shen
[email protected]

Social Media Board Liaison
Patrick Campbell
[email protected]

Official Photographers
Alan Bond
Patrick Campbell
Robin Frenette
Scott Peterson
[email protected].com

Finance & Administration

Contract Legal Advisor
Bob Schwartz