Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of the Redwood Coast Developmental Services Corporation (RCDSC) is the governing body for the Redwood Coast Regional Center. It is comprised of a maximum of 17 individuals representing the diversity of the four counties served by Redwood Coast Regional Center. The board includes individuals with a developmental disability, family members, community leaders, and interested citizens. The board meets six (6) times per year at varying times and locations.

Key functions and responsibilities of the board include:

  • Developing policy and service standards
  • Developing strategic direction and goals
  • Monitoring policy
  • Ensuring that RCRC complies with its contract
  • Raising public awareness of who we are and what we do
  • Hiring and evaluating the executive director of RCRC

Volunteer Board Members Needed- The Board of Directors for Redwood Coast Regional Center is seeking interested persons to fill board vacancies in Humboldt, Mendocino and Lake counties. For more information please click here. Para la versión en español, haga click aquí.  For the application please click here. Applicación para Elección a la Junta Directiva, haga click aquí.


Approved RCRC Board of Directors Meeting Minutes

Redwood Coast Regional Center Reporte del Director Ejecutivo, Junta de la Mesa Directiva Enero 6, 2018

Approved Committee Minutes, to view click the links listed below:

Ad-Hoc April 2012

Ad-Hoc July 2012

Finance July 2012

2017-2018 RCDSC Board of Directors

Del Norte County             Lake County
Jolanda Ingram-Obie, Vice-President   Cathy Seames-Miller, President
    Alina Marquardt
  Keith Peeples
Humboldt County   Mendocino County
Beverly Fontaine   David Matson
Mary Yates   Pamela Jensen, Vendor Advisory
Trixie Galletti   Shirley Valente
Bill Lacy, Consumer Advisory    
Steve Perez, Treasurer  
Deborah Sypherd  
Mendocino County (Coast)    


Public participation is encouraged at each meeting. Please click the following link for a schedule of upcoming BOD meetings:

RCRC Board of Directors 2017-2018 Meeting Schedule

The board can be contacted by writing to:

P.O. Box 8244
Eureka, CA 95502

or by calling the Executive Office at:

707 445-0893, ext. 317.

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