Officers and Directors


An elected board of directors, all volunteers, oversees all aspects of the Northern California Chapter of ARCS Foundation (ARCS Foundation NCC). At monthly board meetings, the work and progress of the committees are discussed. Officers of the Northern California  Board include president, immediate past president or first vice president, secretary and vice presidents. Councils include: Communications, Development, Major Events, Membership, Scholar Relations, Science Activities, and University Relations. 

The fiscal year is July 1 –June 30, with the annual meeting each May. The year’s largest events are the fall Scholar Awards Celebration and the spring Symposium, featuring that year's ARCS Scholars.


Officers and Board of Directors - July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019

President Christine Simpson Brent
Secretary Sheila Larsen
VP, Finance and Treasurer Elizabeth Callander
VP, Development Deborah Mann

Co-VPs, Membership 

Glennie Eisele & Francie Osthimer

Co-VPs, University Relations Jane Gardner & Nancy Mancini
Co-VPs, Communications Carol Rossi & Marianne Schier
Co-VPs, Scholar Relations Elinor Bingham & Katy Hope
Co-VPS, Major Events Deborah Mann & Jo Whitehouse
Co-VPs, Science Activities Sarah Bryan Maroney & Linda Millard