Board Members

Our Board of Directors is a group of individuals from local businesses, government, and associations, collaborating to help the economy in Nevada County thrive. Check out the diverse group below and please connect with us.

Executive Commitee

Mary Owens
CHAIRPERSON

Owens Estate and Wealth Strategies Group
426 Sutton Way, Suite 101
Grass Valley CA 95945

PH: 530.272.7500
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Lynn Wilson
IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR

Nevada County Winery Association
Sierra Vintners
PO Box 1552
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530.272.7500
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Tim Corkins
TREASURER

Z.A.P. Manufacturing, Inc.
CEO
12086 Charles Drive
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-272-8855
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Stephanie Ortiz
SECRETARY

Sierra College Nevada County Campus
Executive Dean
250 Sierra College Drive
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-274-5301
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Kimberly Parker

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Foundation
Executive Director
P.O. Box 1810
Grass Valley, California 95945

PH: 530-274-5301
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Jason Fouyer

City of Grass Valley
City Council
125 E. Main Street
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-274.4318
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Duane Strawser

City of Nevada City
Vice Mayor
317 Broad Street
Nevada City, CA 95959

PH: 530-274-6110
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Ed Scofield

County of Nevada
Supervisor, Second District
950 Maidu Avenue
Nevada City, CA 95959

PH: 530-265-1480
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Dale Creighton

SCO Planning & Engineering
President
140 Litton Drive #240
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-272-5841
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Board of Directors

Ed Scofield

County of Nevada
Supervisor, Second District
950 Maidu Avenue
Nevada City, CA 95959

PH: 530-265-1480
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Hank Weston
ALTERNATE

County of Nevada
Supervisor District 4
950 Maidu Avenue
Nevada City, CA 95959

PH: 530-265-1480
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Sean Powers

County of Nevada
Agency Director
950 Maidu Avenue
Nevada City, CA 95959

PH: 530-265-1290
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Duane Strawser
ALTERNATE

City of Nevada City
Vice Mayor
PO Box 1924
Nevada City, CA 95959

PH: 530-263-3388
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Jason Fouyer

City of Grass Valley
City Council
125 E. Main Street
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-274.4318
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Howard Levine
ALTERNATE

City of Grass Valley
City Council
125 East Main Street
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH:530-274-4314
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Greg Ward

Nevada County Association of Realtors
Network Commercial Real Estate
167 S. Auburn Street
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-271-3850
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Kathy Hinman
ALTERNATE

Nevada County Association of Realtors
Association Executive
336 Crown Point Circle
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-272-2627
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Tim Corkins

Nevada County Business Association
Z.A.P. Manufacturing, Inc.
President
12086 Charles Dr.
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-272-8855
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Jim Meshwert
ALTERNATE

Nevada County Business Association
Executive Director
P.O. Box 994
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-268-2800
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Dale Creighton

SCO Planning & Engineering
President
140 Litton Drive #240
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-272-5841
Email

Charlie Faber

ALTERNATE

Nevada County Contractors’ Association
C & D Contractors, Inc.
President
PO Box 822
Nevada City, CA 95959

PH: 530-272-6938
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Larry Jostes

Nevada County Transportation Commission
101 Providence Mine Road, Suite 102
Nevada City, CA 95959

PH: 530-265-3202
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Dan Landon
ALTERNATE

Nevada County Transportation Commission
Executive Director
101 Providence Mine Road, Suite 102
Nevada City, CA 95959

PH: 530-265-3202
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Remleh Scherzinger

Nevada Irrigation District
General Manager
1036 West Main Street
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-273-6185 x224
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Greg Jones
ALTERNATE

Nevada Irrigation District
Assistant Manager
1036 West Main Street
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-273-6185 x 226
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Eric Sams

Sams Investment Strategies
Certified Financial Planner
1793 E. Main Street
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-272-5100
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Susan George
ALTERNATE

Sams Investment Strategies
1793 E. Main Street
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-272-5100
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Jason Fountaine

Gyro-Stabilized Systems
Managing Director
11990 Charles Drive
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-274-9802
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Stephanie Ortiz

Sierra College Nevada County Campus
Executive Dean
250 Sierra College Drive
Grass Valley CA 95945

PH: 530-274-5301
Email

Louise Bennicoff Johnson

Superintendent
Nevada Joint Union High School District
15725 Mt. Olive Road
Grass Valley CA 95945

PH: 530-346-2153 x202
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Mary Owens

Owens Estate and Wealth Strategies Group
426 Sutton Way
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-272-7500
Email

Jon Blinder

Nevada County Arts
Coldwell Banker Grass Roots Realty
855 Sutton Way
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-263-5563
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Investors/ Partners

Kimberly Parker

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Foundation
Executive Director
P.O. Box 1810
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-477-9700
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Debbie Plass

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Dignity Health
VP of  Operations
P.O. Box 1029
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-274-6110
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Judy Wirkner

Tri Counties Bank
Vice President Branch Manager
709 Sutton Way
Grass Valley, CA 95945

PH: 530-477-8025
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