Board Members

Our Board of Directors is a group of individuals from local businesses, government, and associations, who collaborate together to support and fulfill the mission of Nevada County Economic Resource Council and drive it to its vision. It is a well- represented and diverse group that takes the time, interest and active participation in furthering and growing the economic well-being of the County.

Executive Commitee

Duane Strawser
CHAIR

City of Nevada City
City Council
PH: 530-263-3388
Email

Jason Fouyer
PAST CHAIRPERSON

City of Grass Valley
City Council
PH: 530-274.4318
Email
 

Lisa Swarthout
CHAIR ELECT

City of Grass Valley
Vice Mayor
PH: 530-274-6110
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Stephanie Ortiz
SECRETARY

Sierra College Nevada County Campus
Executive Dean
PH: 530-274-5301
Email

Tim Corkins
TREASURER

Z.A.P. Manufacturing, Inc.
CEO
PH: 530-272-8855
Email

Kimberly Parker

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Foundation
Executive Director
PH: 530-274-5301
Email

Ed Scofield

County of Nevada
Supervisor, Second District
PH: 530-265-1480
Email

Dale Creighton

SCO Planning & Engineering
President
PH: 530-272-5841
Email

Mary Owens

Owens Estate and Wealth Strategies Group
Principal/President of Investments
PH: 530-272-7500
Email

Board of Directors

Ed Scofield

County of Nevada
Supervisor, Second District
PH: 530-265-1480
Email

Dan Miller
ALTERNATE

County of Nevada
Supervisor District 4
PH: 530-265-1480
Email

Mali Dyck

County of Nevada
Assistant CEO
PH: 530-265-1706
Email

Duane Strawser

City of Nevada City
Mayor
PH: 530-263-3388
Email

David Parker
ALTERNATE

City of Nevada City
Vice Mayor
PH: 530-263-3388
Email

Lisa Swarthout

City of Grass Valley
City Council
PH: 530-274.4315
Email

Ben Aguilar
ALTERNATE

City of Grass Valley
City Council
PH:530-274-4317
Email

Kathy Hinman
ALTERNATE

Nevada County Association of Realtors
Association Executive
PH: 530-272-2627
Email

Tim Corkins

Nevada County Business Association
Z.A.P. Manufacturing, Inc.
President
PH: 530-272-8855
Email

Diana Gamzon

Nevada County Cannabis Alliance
Executive Director
PH: 530-264-7376
Email

Dale Creighton

SCO Planning & Engineering
President
PH: 530-272-5841
Email

Charlie Faber

ALTERNATE

Nevada County Contractors’ Association
C & D Contractors, Inc.
President
PH: 530-272-6938
Email

Remleh Scherzinger

Nevada Irrigation District
General Manager
PH: 530-273-6185 x224
Email

Greg Jones
ALTERNATE

Nevada Irrigation District
Assistant Manager
PH: 530-273-6185 x 226
Email

Eric Sams

Sams Investment Strategies
Certified Financial Planner
PH: 530-272-5100
Email

Susan George
ALTERNATE

Sams Investment Strategies
PH: 530-272-5100
Email

Jon Blinder

Nevada County Arts
Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty
PH: 530-263-5563
Email

Eliza Tudor
ALTERNATE

Nevada County Arts
Executive Director
PH: 530-278-5155
Email

Mary Owens

Owens Estate and Wealth Strategies Group
Principal/President of Investments
PH: 530-272-7500
Email

Stephanie Ortiz

Sierra College Nevada County Campus
Executive Dean
PH: 530-274-5301
Email

Philip Tissier

River Valley Community Bank
Loan Officer
PH: 530-798-2686
Email

Jonathan Palmer

Autometrix, Inc.
Owner/CTO
PH: 530-477-5067
Email

Jason Fountaine

Gyro-Stabilized Systems
Managing Director
PH: 530-274-9802
Email

Investors/ Partners

Kimberly Parker

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Foundation
Executive Director
PH: 530-477-9700
Email