The Team

Our team is comprised of a professional staff and a volunteer board of directors with a diversity of experience in the arts, non-profit and business world. Highly motivated by the desire to showcase the highest caliber of arts and entertainment, our team produces a festival especially-designed for our visitors and collectors.

Lola Garcia, Chair
Nathan Kurland, Chair-Elect
Todd Carpenter, Secretary
Curtis Crider, Treasurer
Finance Committee Chair
Community-Outreach Committee Chair
Jane Blake
Thea Burger
Flavio Carrillo
Carlos Chialastri
Chris Crystal
Jack Eads
Daniel Eggland
Maria Baez Freed
Lilia Garcia
Daryl Grice
Dave Hill, Sr.
Michelle King
Thomas Korge
Benedict Kuehne
Jose Matute
Pam Mayer
Marshall Steingold
Donna Sweeny
Mario Toca
Mark Neuberger, Attorney at Large
Teofilo Chapa, Honorary Board Member
Judge Jeffrey Rosinek, Honorary Board Member
Pat Dahne, Honorary Board Member
Thelma Gibson, Honorary Board Member
Monty Trainer, President/CEO
Matthew Fillioe, Director of Operations
Katrina Delgado, Director of Artist Relations & Special Events
Vicky Delgado, President’s Assistant & Volunteer Coordinator
PIL Creative
Advertising Agency of Record
Kiskinis Communications
Public Relations Agency of Record