Children's Museum in Ventura County

Our Advisors and Partners

Community Partners




Advisory Board

Marni Brook - Director of Lending, Women's Economic Ventures

Amy Bueller, DDS - Children's Dental Group

Eunha Cho, DDS - Children's Dental Group

Cara Cohen - Trustee, Community Conscience

Thomas S. Cohen, JD - Partner, Cohen, Begun & Deck, LLC

Carly Fulgham - President, Board of Directors, Autism Society of Ventura County, VP Bank of America

Carol Gottlieb - Former Educator, Meadowlark Service League

Joe Halcomb, MD - Founder, CEO, Phoenix InVentures

Kathy Hartley - Owner, The Lavender Inn; MA, Special Education

Colonel Jim "Vegas" Kelly - NASA Astronaut (Honorary Status)

Stan Mantooth - Ventura County Superintendent of Schools

Mike Powers, JD - County Executive Officer, Ventura

David Press - Principal, Santa Rosa Plaza Associates, LLC

Bruce Stenslie - CEO, Economic Development Collaborative - Ventura County; First 5 F5VC Commission

Bart Stern - President, Ventura Investment Company

Tay Vaughn - Disney Imagineer

Trevor Zierhut - Principal, Zierhut Consulting

Julie Zingerman - Aerojet Rocketdyne Quality Program Manager Advanced Power System

Community Advisors & Partners

Erin Antrim - CEO, The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Oxnard and Port Hueneme

Melissa Baffa - Development Officer, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History; VCLA Board President

Annie Barker - Director, Pleasant Valley Cooperative Preschool

Peter Crabbe, Ed D - Executive Director, Channel Islands Maritime Museum

Dena Jenson - Director, California Lutheran University Center for Nonprofit Leadership

Roberto Martinez - CEO, Boys & Girls Club of Camarillo

Angelica Ramsey, Ed LD - Superintendent, Pleasant Valley School District

Peter Tyas - Executive Director, Studio Channel Islands

Project Advisors & Partners

Cassie Carter - Senior Consultant, Campbell & Company - fundraising consultant

Robert Brais - Vice President, ConsultEcon - market study & operations plan

Jamshid Damooei - Professor & Chair, Economics, Finance & Accounting; Co-Director, Center for Leadership & Values; Interim Director, MPPA; Principal, Damooei Global Consultants - Impact Study

Elena Kazlas - Principal, ConsultEcon - market study & operations plan

Nancy Mayerson - Principal, Mayerson Marketing & PR

Sean Leonard - Principal, S.L. Leonard & Associates, Inc. - project manager

Penny Sander - Associate Principal, Cambridge Seven - exhibit design

Francisco Behr - President/Design Director, Behr Browers - building design

Michael Shanklin - CEO, Kidspace Children's Museum