Each of our 4 geographic regions has a small team of professionals who help plan and secure presenters for Program Days, conduct interviews and/or support events like our Retreat.

Santa Rosa Steering Committee

We are currently recruiting new Steering Committee Members for Santa Rosa. Please contact Lauren Taylor at Lauren@tomorrowsleaderstoday.org if you are interested in learning more about this opportunity.

South Steering Committee

For more information, contact South Class Coordinator, Georgia Pedgrift: georgia@tomorrowsleaderstoday.org

Name Affiliation
Teresa Barrett Petaluma City Council
Elece Hempel Petaluma People Services
Moe Jacobsen Financial Partners Wealth Strategies
Shiela McBride Petaluma Coffee
Kathy Moore First Community Bank
Cindy Gillespie Amy’s Kitchen
Diane Olsen HOPE Counseling
Adrienne Paskal Kaiser Permanente
Brent Russel Studio 202


North Steering Committee

For more information, contact North Class Coordinator, Chris Pack: chris@tomorrowsleaderstoday.org

Name Affiliation
Allen Christenson AltaPacific Bank
Julie Gugel TLT Parent
Mary Burke Healdsburg Education Foundation
Jean Herschede Amigos de Guatemala
Cherie Kratka Proud to Serve Winery
Mitch Conner ArchiLOGIX
Luz Garcia Santa Rosa Junior College
Maisie McCarty TLT North Class Coordinator, Retired
Bonnie Twieg Educational Consultant


West Steering Committee

For more information, contact West Class Coordinator, Lauren Taylor: lauren@tomorrowsleaderstoday.org

Name Affiliation
James Conner Sebastopol Police Department
Mary Fricker El Molino High School
Herman G. Hernandez Community Action Partnership (CAP Sonoma)
Chelene Lopez St. Joseph’s Health
Keller McDonald West Sonoma County Union High School District, Retired
Laura Moss West County  Health Centers
Diana Nelson Guerneville School
Jacob Rich El Molino High School, Russian River Area  Resources and Advocates
Amanda Wood Food for Thought