Our Board Members
Our Board Members are all local Ventura residents who have a diverse set of interests and talents. They serve the citizens of Ventura by raising funds to increase the vibrancy of the city. They hope your experience living in Ventura is full of activities, experiences and opportunities to explore the outdoors.
Executive Director of Downtown Ventura Partners
& Quality of Life Advocate
Ventura City Library Advisory Commission
& community nonprofit leader
Chief Deputy Public Defender, VC Public Defender’s Office
Executive Director of CAPS Media, former SVP for the Disney Channel & passionate about empowering youth
Public Relations Specialist at Aera Energy
David De Candia
Master Tea Blender for Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
and an avid swimmer
Chase Bank Private Client Banker. Has dedicated more than 25 years to serving Ventura's youth through a number of nonprofit organizations
Leader, artist and entrepreneur.
Founder of Jai Rhythm Yoga Studio
Healthy lifestyle advocate.
Owner & Coach at The Vent: Human Performance Center