Making Democracy Work

Connect with our League's leadership!

Board of Directors

Meet the current board

League year starts July 1st and Ends June 30th.

Presidents - Rollin Richmond
Vice President - Celeste Ruiz
Past President - Kathy Johanson
Secretary - Patricia-Anne WinterSun
Treasurer - Deborah Downs


  • Judy Bennett
  • Nancy Kay
  • Julie Kelly
  • Leslie Leach
  • Mary Lou Lowry
  • Byrd Lochtie
  • Carol Masterson
  • Keith Snow-Flamer
  • Becky Simpson
  • Elaine Weinreb


Check the calendar for upcoming meetings times. Minutes and Financial Documents are available in our office by appointment. Please contact us at

Join the Board

The League's leadership meets regularly and guides the League's actions and ongoing business. Contact us to get more information.

Join a Committee

There are various positions and committees you can join and be a part of. Become a member today and attend a board or membership meeting to introduce yourself and learn about activities you could join.

Here's a list of existing committees and their current Chairs.


  • Program Chair: Anne Hartline/Judy Bennett
  • Action Chair: Open
  • Natural Resources Chair: Patricia-Anne WinterSun
  • Government Chair: Elizabeth Smith, Julie Kelly
  • Social Policy Chair: Mary Lou Lowry

  • Membership: Becky Simpson
  • Nominating Committee Chair: Alex Stillman
  • Publications: Lorey Keele
  • Board Hospitality: Kathy Johanson
  • Communications Support: Kathy Johanson

  • Marathon Fundraiser: Kay Escarda
  • Poll Workers Fundraiser: Carolyn Otis
  • State of the Community Luncheon (SOCL) Chair: Judy Bennett

  • Access Humboldt Representative: Elaine Weinreb
  • Publicity: Andrea Enyedi
  • Social Media: Kathy Johanson, Celeste Ruiz
  • Webmaster: Kathy Johanson
  • VOTER Publication: Leslie Leach
  • VOTER Circulation: Carolyn Otis

  • Voter Service Director: Becky Simpson
  • Candidate Forums: Carol Masterson
  • Community Education: Nancy Kay
  • Election Service: Byrd Lochtie
  • Historian: Carole Ziskin
  • Voter Registration: Celeste Ruiz