Diablo Regional Arts Association | About Us
About Us

Mission

To achieve artistic excellence within the Lesher Center for the Arts by providing exceptional arts programming through the quality of live theatre, visual arts, and youth education, while providing avenues of accessibility for everyone to enjoy the arts.

Diablo Regional Arts Association is proud to be the 501c(3) non-profit partner of the Lesher Center for the Arts. Our non-profit tax ID number is 23-7043920. Thank you for your support!

Our Board of Directors

  • Catharine Baker (President)
  • David Bowlby
  • Peter Brightbill
  • Jamie Broadhurst
  • Angie Coffee
  • Nadia Costa
  • Tom Donahoe
  • Spencer Dress
  • Barry Gordon
  • Todd Heintz
  • Brian Hirahara
  • Natalie Hughes
  • Natalie Inouye
  • Melissa Jose
  • David Julius
  • Tony Kallingal
  • Laura Lamison
  • Deborah Perry
  • Bob Power
  • Dino Riggio
  • Eric Rudney
  • Lisa Ryan
  • Kevin Sánchez
  • Marsha Servetnick
  • Patricia Stull
  • Peters Suh
  • Deneen Wohlford
  • Steve Woodhead
 

Our Staff

Peggy White

Executive Director

pwhite@draa.org

Jody Cook

Program Director

jody@draa.org

Lisa Mansfield

Operations Director

lisa@draa.org

Sharon Capece

Community Relations Director

capece@draa.org

Elizabeth Orcutt

Communications and Outreach Manager

orcutt@draa.org

Noel Escobar

Artistic & Administrative Coordinator

escobar@draa.org

Our Trustees

  • Beverly Anderson
  • Tim Argenti
  • Bill Armstrong
  • Patricia Barsotti
  • Jody Benkly
  • Gil Berkeley
  • Bob Brown
  • Gene Campion
  • Tracy Dietlein
  • Laurie Fox
  • Hunter Gilliam
  • Ira Hillyer
  • Sally Ingraham
  • Beverly Loder
  • Reimund Maks
  • Celia Mason
  • Kevin McNulty
  • Tom Melohn
  • David Moore
  • Gail Murray
  • Carol O’Neill
  • Christine Seely
  • Ranjit Sufi
  • Tracy Teale
  • Howard Thomas
  • LaVergne Thomas
  • Bonnie Waters
  • Marilyn Weiss
 

Women’s Artistic Alliance

  • Judy Ackerhalt
  • Annette Alborg
  • Tammy Anderson
  • Spalding Ashley
  • Bobbi Bach
  • Sharon Baker
  • Gretchen Bartzen
  • Myra Belfiore
  • Jody Benkly
  • Linda Best
  • Anne Cain
  • Sharon Capece
  • Barbara Cavella
  • Denise Clark
  • Angie Coffee
  • Kitty Cole
  • Glynnis Cowdery
  • Janet Cronk
  • Roxanne Crossley
  • Carlotta Dathe
  • Sally Davis
  • Nancy Donahoe
  • Nicole Dunderdale
  • Natalya Ferdinandi
  • Carol Fowler
  • Laurie Fox
  • Niki Gordon
  • Anne Grodin
  • Josi Hable
  • Bonnie Hall
  • Diane Hanson
  • Tish Harwood
  • Loella Haskew
  • Robin Henry
  • Kathy Hicks
  • Colleen Hoffman
  • Jean Hofmann
  • Natalie Hughes
  • Alice Decker Hunter
  • Holly Ingraham
  • Sally Ingraham
  • Natalie Inouye
  • Kathleen Jensen
  • Melissa Jose
  • Karen Kahn
  • Ann Kaye
  • Trudy Ketelhut
  • Marina Kneppers
  • Lisa Laird
  • Laura Lamison
  • Betty Lou Lange
  • Mackenzie Lesher
  • Barbara Llewellyn
  • Beverly Loder
  • Sidne Long
  • Denise Lyle
  • Sheila Macchi
  • Lynda Mackesey
  • Sandy Magill
  • Nedra Marinshaw
  • Celia Mason
  • Elsbeth Minuth
  • Renee Molineux
  • Bielle Moore
  • Gail Murray
  • Kathleen Odne
  • Jane Omick
  • Deborah Perry
  • Sue Rainey
  • Gwen Regalia
  • Mari Reid
  • Nancy Richardson
  • Chris Seely
  • Marsha Servetnick
  • Cindy Silva
  • Jean Simpson
  • Sharon Simpson
  • Melissa Stone
  • Pat Stull
  • Jennifer Suh
  • Anne Marie Taylor
  • Elaine Taylor
  • Sonja Vukasin
  • Bridget Waller
  • Amalie Nan Walz
  • Marilyn Weiss
  • Peggy White
  • Carole Whiting
  • Diane Crowley Young
 

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