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.

 
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Kevin Clerici

President

Executive Director of Downtown Ventura Partners
& Quality of Life Advocate

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Berta Steele

CFO

Ventura City Library Advisory Commission 
& community nonprofit leader 

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Paul Drevenstedt

Secretary

Chief Deputy Public Defender, VC Public Defender’s Office

 
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Patrick Davidson

Board Member
Executive Director of CAPS Media, former SVP for the Disney Channel & passionate about empowering youth

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Bree Cochran

Board Member

Healthy lifestyle advocate.
Owner & Coach at The Vent: Human Performance Center

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David De Candia

Board Member

Master Tea Blender for Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
and an avid swimmer

 
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Dan Lyon

Board Member

Chase Bank Private Client Banker. Has dedicated more than 25 years to serving Ventura's youth through a number of nonprofit organizations

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Colin Brightfield

Board Member

Leader, artist and entrepreneur.
Founder of Jai Rhythm Yoga Studio