SAFETY EXIT

Leadership & Board of Directors

CRC LEADERSHIP

JOHN VAN CLEEF

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

REBECCA PALMER

CHIEF PROGRAM OFFICER

SARAH FERRY

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

DEBBIE MURRAY

CHIEF DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

BOARD OF DIRECTORS 2020

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JO ANN SHANNON

CHAIRPERSON

Project Management and Owner Representation, JCL Services, LLC

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
Garden, walk, watch baseball, read, cook for friends

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
There are many vulnerable people in our community who do not think they are “living in paradise” like so many of us do. These folks need a voice and our help.

ASK ME ABOUT:
Learning to fly fish

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
Essential

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TONY PATA

VICE CHAIRPERSON

Research Analyst, Nicholas Investment Partners

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
Play sports, exercise and spend time with my family and friends.

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
I believe it is our responsibility to help those in need.

ASK ME ABOUT:
Ways to get involved

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
Love

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LINDSEY BRUBAKER

SECRETARY

Regional Banking District Manager, Wells Fargo Bank

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
Spend quality time with my husband and two kids, practice yoga, run and read.

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
Something as simple as a good idea, a helping hand or a kind conversation can make a difference in someone’s life. When we band together to support our communities, all boats will rise.

ASK ME ABOUT:
How Yoga changed my life.

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
Heart

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SABRA NORRIS

TREASURER

Vice President of Salesforce and the Project Management Office, Gemological Institute of America, Inc.

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
I love socializing with friends and family over a great meal and wine. I am also an avid traveler and prefer to take active vacations – the kind where you hike or bike every day.

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
I feel privileged to be a part of such a great organization. The mission of CRC – to provide “Safety, Stability and Self-Sufficiency” really resonates with me and I see it every day in the work that CRC performs.

ASK ME ABOUT:
My two dogs

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
Helping

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MADDIE ALTSCHULER

Director, Employee Health & Benefits Programs, Marsh & McLennan Agency

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
Spend time outdoors with my husband and dog, a long beach run, and take a fun dance class.

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
I care about making our community a great place for ALL.

ASK ME ABOUT:
My passion for weeknight cooking

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
Supportive

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BETH ANDERSON

Independent Consultant, Certified Public Accountant

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
Read, cook with ingredients from my husband’s garden and watch my daughter play volleyball.

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
I want to honor the memory of my parents who served their community by being actively involved in creating a strong foundation for my community.

ASK ME ABOUT:
What’s growing in our garden

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
Sustaining

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SUSAN CHANCE

Philanthropist/Community Volunteer

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
Hike, travel, hot yoga, spend time working on our tiny house at Palomar Mountain.

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
I’ve had the opportunity to experience first-hand the personal empowerment of receiving and know how transformational it can be.

ASK ME ABOUT:
The benefits of meditation

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
Renewal

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ANNE DAIGLE

Philanthropist/Community Volunteer

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
Travel, bike, hike, golf, read and spend time with family/friends.

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
We are one community and all in this together to take care of one another.

ASK ME ABOUT:
Hiking Torrey Pines State Park and Peloton

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
Caring

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KATRINA DODSON

Broker Associate, Nancarrow Realty Group

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
Travel, Wine Tasting, Stand Up Paddle Board, Boating, Hiking, Spend Time With My Nieces

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
The people we help are our neighbors – we are only as strong as our weakest link.

ASK ME ABOUT:
Growing grapes from the bare root!

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
Respect

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RANDY GORMAN

Principal, La Jolla Capital Group

 

Full bio coming soon!

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ELLA HELDERS

Business Owner, Classic Forwarding/ Philanthropist/Community Volunteer

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
Travel, cook, entertain.

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
I can make a difference in people’s lives in my community.

ASK ME ABOUT:
Women success in business

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
Uplifting

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ELIZABETH LEONARD

Philanthropist/Community Volunteer

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
Run, walk, swim … and tend to my garden.

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
I believe in empowering individuals by offering ways to obtain independence thus improving the lives of others..

ASK ME ABOUT:
Healthy eating and exercising to maintain optimal health

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
Empowerment

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PATRICIA MOORE

Philanthropist/Community Volunteer

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
I enjoy long bike rides and spin class at the Y, gardening, travel and spending time with my husband Helmut.

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
Seeing the impact that CRC makes on a wide range of my friends and neighbors inspires me everyday. Our hardworking staff and dedicated volunteers make me want to do more.

ASK ME ABOUT:
Gluten Free baking

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
TheHeartoftheCommunity

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MARY MURPHY

Retired Human Resources Director, Philanthropist/Community Volunteer

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
Travel, Hike, Embrace the world…

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
Service provides a mutual reward…..to the recipient and the giver.

ASK ME ABOUT:
My nephews, Human Resources

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
Hope

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TERI O’BRIEN

Partner, Paul Hastings LLP

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
Spend time with my family. I also enjoy cooking, traveling and yoga.

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
I grew up serving. My family was very focused on giving back, so it is something that has always been a big part of my life.

ASK ME ABOUT:
My puppy—her name is Jade and she is the best.

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
Self-sufficiency

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ANDY RINDE

Retired Health Care Management Executive

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
I enjoy tennis and learning.

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
I am inspired to serve because of CRC’s mission and desire to give back.

ASK ME ABOUT:
My family and career

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
COMPASSION

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EMMY SOBIESKI

Consultant, Philanthropist/Community Volunteer

IN MY SPARE TIME I LIKE TO:
Run

I AM INSPIRED TO SERVE BECAUSE:
I love connecting with people and seeing them reach towards their goals.

ASK ME ABOUT:
Cake decorating

DESCRIBE CRC IN ONE WORD:
Resilience