(SAN DIEGO – June 21, 2017) – The American Red Cross of San Diego/Imperial Counties will hold its 119th Annual Meeting on Wednesday, June 28, at 3:00 p.m. at the Red Cross Regional Headquarters located at 3950 Calle Fortunada in Kearny Mesa. The annual meeting is open to the public.
During the meeting, Board Chair David Geier will highlight key Red Cross services provided in the community over the past year and elect the 2017-2018 board slate. Geier, along with Regional CEO Bill Earley, will discuss the chapter’s vision, key milestones from the year, and provide updates on various initiatives to help prepare the San Diego region for emergencies and disasters.
“We have an incredibly dedicated and passionate Board of Directors,” said Earley. “We’re so grateful for all that they do to advance the vital Red Cross mission in the community.”
David L. Geier
Senior Vice President, Electric Operations
San Diego Gas & Electric
BOARD VICE CHAIR
Steven J. Stuckey
Senior Vice President | San Diego Market President
U.S. Bank, La Jolla Commons
Andy Fichthorn ~
Sea World San Diego
Ernesto Arredondo, Jr.
San Diego Area President
Wells Fargo Bank
Bobby Brock *
President & CEO
Imperial Valley Community Foundation
Mary Ruth Carleton ~
Vice President, University Relations and Development
CEO, The Campanile Foundation
San Diego State University
Joe Craver *
American Red Cross
Rodger W. Dougherty
Senior Director, Public Affairs & Brand Communications
City of San Diego, Fire-Rescue Department
Navy Region Southwest
Fleet & Family Support Programs, Work & Family
Vice President, Business Operations
Stanford F. Hartman Jr. ~
1st Vice President
Alliant Insurance Services Inc.
Community Liaison Officer
MCRD, San Diego
Interfaith Community Services
Vice President, Human Resources
GKN Aerospace – Chemtronics
Joseph P. Martinez
Seltzer | Caplan | McMahon | Vitek
Marketing Manager - U.S. Operations
Wawanesa General Insurance Company
Justine M. Phillips
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
Director, Real Estate & Facilities
Senior Vice President, CFO
San Diego Padres
Partner-in-Charge - San Diego
Moss Adams LLP
Donate Life California
* Board member up for re-election, nominated for second term
~ Board member up for re-election, nominated for third term
The board will also vote on accepting the first term nomination of Anurag Malik, Bridgepoint Education Senior Vice President/Chief Information Officer.
For more information about the American Red Cross of San Diego/Imperial Counties, please visit redcross.org/sandiego.
About the American Red Cross of San Diego/Imperial Counties
The American Red Cross of San Diego/Imperial Counties is the most trusted community service organization in education, preparation and response to natural disasters and human emergencies. With the public’s ongoing support, we provide lifesaving preparedness training; disaster relief services; services to deployed military personnel and their families, and nutritional counseling through our Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program. Through Prepare San Diego, a four-year regional resiliency initiative, the Red Cross brings together key community and business leaders from the region to create a sustainable network that encourages preparedness, carries out response and recovery plans, and strives for resiliency in the face of disaster, meeting all aspects of the disaster lifecycle. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org/sandiego or connect with us on Facebook and YouTube and Twitter.