Board of Directors

Jennifer Caldwell, President

Chief Development Officer, Food Share of Ventura County

Steven E. Elson, Ph.D., President-Elect

CEO Emeritus, Casa Pacifica Centers for Children & Families

Dhruv Pandya, Treasurer

Director of Information Security, Wistia

Crystal Stratton, Secretary

Community Engagement Manager, Ventura County Fire Department

Bob Harrell, Imm. Past President

Financial Planner, Independent Capital Management

Brad "Brick" Conners, Director

Deputy City Manager, City of Ventura

Tim Gallagher, Director

Vistage Chair, Vistage Worldwide, Inc.

Melissa Miller, Director

Community Partnership Manager, Ventura County Credit Union

Julius Sokenu, Director

President, Moorpark College


Pattie Braga
Pattie Braga

Executive Director

In Memoriam

Priscilla Partridge
Dr. Pricilla Partridge de Garcia

Founder/Director - Ventura County Leadership Academy

Olympic Torch Bearer for Ventura County 1996,
University of Southern California, Helen of Troy,
President, AIM: Partridge Garcia Group, Inc.,
Woman of the Year, Conejo Chamber of Commerce,
Woman of the Year, Camarillo Chamber of Commerce,
Clinical psychologist, author, international speaker & workshop leader, educator, previous TV & radio host.

March 11, 1942 - January 15, 2019