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, Membership, 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, 2017 to June 30, 2018

President Christine Simpson Brent
Immediate Past President Susan Mooradian
Secretary Sheila Larsen
VP, Finance and Treasurer Elizabeth Callander

Co-VPs, Membership 

Glennie Eisele & Francie Osthimer
Co-VPs, University Relations Jane Gardner & Nancy Mancini
VP, Communications BeBe Trinkner
Co-VPs, Scholar Relations Libby Tyree-Taylor and Elinor Bingham
Co-VPS, Major Events Deborah Mann and Jo Whitehouse
VP, Science Activities Molly Vatinel