Solvang Senior Center

Volunteers & Steering Committee 

Alan Hitt

Alan Hitt

Steering Committee Co-Chair Read More
Alan Hitt

Alan Hitt

Steering Committee Co-Chair

Rotarian and co-chair of the construction of Sunny Fields Park, retired banker and devoted to reach our goal of a new Center for the Valley’s future.

Alice Olla

Alice Olla

Vice President Read More
Alice Olla

Alice Olla

Vice President
Barbara Breza

Barbara Breza

Board Member Read More
Barbara Breza

Barbara Breza

Board Member
Charles Chester

Charles Chester

Steering Committee Member Read More
Charles Chester

Charles Chester

Steering Committee Member

Tenacious and creative…. Sure the SYV will come together to meet an important goal…. Investment advisor who helped clients match plans to achieve goals - and advising the same strategies to local non-profits today.  Enjoys “Coffee with guys” every week, soon to be held at the new Senior Center!

Ian Jacobsen

Ian Jacobsen

Steering Committee Member Read More
Ian Jacobsen

Ian Jacobsen

Steering Committee Member

Retired Certified Management Consultant. Currently President of the Rotary Club of Solvang, and author of Leadership at Your Fingertips. I have an insatiable curiosity and an associative mind that makes puns, causing some people to laugh and others to groan.

Jan Clevenger

Jan Clevenger

Steering Committee Member Read More
Jan Clevenger

Jan Clevenger

Steering Committee Member

Valley resident for 30 years. Retired school administrator, School board member, Community Volunteer, Rotarian and grandmother of six.

Janet Olivera, CPA

Janet Olivera, CPA

Co-Treasurer

 Devoted Nana with a travel bug, Retired CPA and member of the AARP tax prep team, and part of the Center’s board for nearly 13+ years

Jerry Post

Jerry Post

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Jerry Post

Jerry Post

Steering Committee

Retired Veteran enjoying 15 years at the Center and 27 years in SYV. I'm available to prepare your tax returns at the Center. Hobbies: Motorcycle repair and RVing.

Jim Dummitt

Jim Dummitt

Steering Committee Member Read More
Jim Dummitt

Jim Dummitt

Steering Committee Member
Jim Richardson

Jim Richardson

President
It is an honor to serve as the Center's Board President. (Jim was Solvang mayor for several terms and is also a member of the Vikings).
Joann Ricci

Joann Ricci

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Joann Ricci

Joann Ricci

Steering Committee
Kathleen Campbell

Kathleen Campbell

Steering Committee Member Read More
Kathleen Campbell

Kathleen Campbell

Steering Committee Member

Retired CPA and estate planner…”serial” community volunteer…. graduate of Ballard School (really!....) and proud daughter of Willi Campbell.

Larry Edwards

Larry Edwards

Steering Committee Member Read More
Larry Edwards

Larry Edwards

Steering Committee Member
Linda Johansen

Linda Johansen

Steering Committee Co-Chair Read More
Linda Johansen

Linda Johansen

Steering Committee Co-Chair

From a Solvang founding family investing in our community every day…, the MOST energetic volunteer creating a better Valley EVERY day.. Travel genius who inspires us to learn more about the world and bring it home and put it to work…

Rick Webber, J.D.

Rick Webber, J.D.

Steering Committee Member Read More
Rick Webber, J.D.

Rick Webber, J.D.

Steering Committee Member
Thom Garrett

Thom Garrett

Co-Treasurer Read More
Thom Garrett

Thom Garrett

Co-Treasurer

As a Board Member and Treasurer for 10 years, it is exciting to be involved in building a new Center for our members and the community at large. Join us in making this happen. (Thom is also very involved in his church and is a great community volunteer. He has led our Tax Prep team for a number of years).

Tom Olmsted

Tom Olmsted

Co Chair Steering Committee Read More
Tom Olmsted

Tom Olmsted

Co Chair Steering Committee

How to get involved

Become a Member

Annual membership is $40.
Entitles member to most daily/weekly activities
with no extra charge.

Volunteer

Volunteering is fun and a wonderful way to become engaged in your community. 

Donate

Consider supporting the Center today. Every donation is appreciated and will be used wisely to help provide our Valley seniors with the  services and opportunities they deserve.

General Donation

Get In Touch With Us

If you prefer to call us, you can contact us at (805) 688-3793

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