Past Officers and Board Members

The Stanislaus Audubon Society was formed in 1973. Prior to that date Stanislaus & Merced County members were part of the San Joaquin Audubon Society.

SAS BOARD OF DIRECTORS

2019/2020

  • Sal Salerno - President, SBRC Member
  • Jody Hallstrom - Vice-president, Conservation Chair
  • David Froba - Treasurer
  • John Harris - Secretary, eBird Reviewer, SBRC Member
  • Ralph Baker - Field Trip Chair
  • Richard Brown
  • Jim Gain - Website, Listserve, eBird Reviewer, SBRC Member
  • Daniel Gilman - Secretary, SBRC Member
  • Ann Kohlhaas - Joined 5/2020
  • Christine Magana - Events Chair
  • Tom Myers
  • Kathy Rasmussen
  • Harold Reeve - CBC Coordinator, eBird Reviewer, SBRC Member
  • Xavier Sandoval
  • Jodi Smith - Newsletter Coordinator

2016/2018

  • President: Sal Salerno
  • Vice President: Eric Caine (left board in 2018) Jim Gain assumes in 2018
  • Jodi Smith
  • Treasurer: David Froba
  • Secretary: John Harris
  • Ralph Baker
  • Kathy Rasmussen
  • Jim Gain (Vice President, 2018)
  • Daniel Gilman
  • Jody Hallstrom
  • Christine Magana
  • Harold Reeve
  • Xavier Sandoval

2013/2015

  • President: Sal Salerno
  • Vice President: Eric Caine
  • Treasurer: David Froba
  • Secretary: John Harris
  • Bill Amundsen (left board in 2015)
  • Ralph Baker
  • Lori Franzman (left board in 2014)
  • Jim Gain
  • Daniel Gilman
  • Jody Hallstrom
  • Christine Magana (added in 2014)
  • Harold Reeve
  • Joe Devine

2010/2012

  • President: Sal Salerno
  • Vice President: Eric Caine
  • Treasurer: David Froba
  • Secretary: John Harris
  • Bill Amundsen
  • Harold Reeve
  • Wally Tordoff (left board in 2011)
  • Joe Devine
  • Lori Franzman
  • Dale Swanberg
  • Jody Hallstrom (added in 2011)
  • Ralph Baker (added in 2011)

2008/2009

  • President: Jim Gain
  • Vice President: Eric Caine
  • Treasurer: David Froba
  • Secretary: Sal Salerno
  • Bill Amundsen
  • Julie Ann Rapp
  • Karen Rapp
  • Harold Reeve
  • Wally Tordoff
  • John Harris
  • Joe Devine

2007/2008

  • President: David Froba
  • Vice President: Eric Caine
  • Treasurer: Maria Gain
  • Secretary: Jim Gain
  • Bill Amundsen
  • Julie Ann Rapp
  • Karen Rapp
  • Harold Reeve
  • Wally Tordoff
  • Sal Salerno
  • John Harris
  • Joe Devine

2003/2006

  • President: David Froba
  • Vice President: Eric Caine
  • Treasurer: Sherry Lindley
  • Secretary: Jim Gain
  • Bill Amundsen
  • Margery Fletcher
  • Paul Illick
  • Jerry Lommel
  • Julie Ann Rapp
  • Karen Rapp
  • Harold Reeve
  • Wally Tordoff
  • Sal Salerno (added in 2005)

2001/2003

  • President: David Froba
  • Vice President: Eric Caine
  • Treasurer: Sherry Lindley
  • Secretary: Mike Cummins
  • Bill Amundsen
  • Margery Fletcher
  • Jim Gain
  • Paul Illick
  • Jerry Lommel
  • Karen Rapp
  • Harold Reeve

2000/2001

  • President: David Froba
  • Vice President: Eric Cain
  • Treasurer: Sherry Lindley
  • Secretary: Harold Reeve
  • Bob Corey
  • Mike Cummins
  • Margery Fletcher
  • Jim Gain
  • Paul Illick
  • Wray Ladine
  • Jerry Lommel

1999/2000

  • President: David Froba
  • Vice President: Jim Gain
  • Treasurer: Sherry Lindley
  • Secretary: Harold Reeve
  • Eric Caine
  • Bob Corey
  • Margery Fletcher
  • Maria Gain
  • Paul Illick
  • Wray Ladine
  • Jerry Lommel
  • C.J. Rogers
  • Dick Sykes

1998/1999

  • President: David Froba
  • Vice President: Jim Gain
  • Treasurer: Sherry Lindley
  • Secretary: Harold Reeve
  • Eric Caine
  • Bob Corey
  • Margery Fletcher
  • Maria Gain
  • Paul Illick
  • Wray Ladine
  • Jerry Lommel
  • C.J. Rogers
  • Dick Sykes

1995/1998

  • President: Dave Froba
  • Vice President: Jim Gain
  • Treasurer: Elaine Thomas (off Summer 97) Maria Gain (Oct. 97 through May 98)
  • Secretary: Bob Corey, Harold Reeve (Oct. 97)
  • Eric Caine
  • Margery Fletcher
  • Paul Illick
  • Don Knies (off after Sept 97)
  • Wray Ladine
  • Jerry Lamely
  • Harold Reeve
  • C.J. Rogers
  • Dick Sykes
  • Nov 96 add Sherry Lindley
  • Oct 97 add Maria Gain

1993/1994

  • Bill Amundsen
  • Bob Corey
  • Margery Fletcher
  • Jim Gain
  • Paul Illick
  • Don Knies
  • Neil Selover
  • Eric Caine
  • Elaine Thomas

1992/1993

  • President: Eric Caine (Sept 1993 end of presidency)
  • Vice President: Wray Ladine
  • Secretary: Harold Reeve
  • Bill Amundsen
  • Bob Corey
  • Margery Fletcher
  • Jim Gain
  • Paul Illick
  • Don Knies
  • John Potter (died July, 1993)
  • Neil Selover

1991/1992

  • President: Eric Caine
  • Vice President: Wray Ladine
  • Secretary: Harold Reeve
  • Treasurer: Paul Illick
  • Bill Amudsen
  • Bob Corey
  • Margery Fletcher
  • Jim Gain
  • Don Knies
  • John Potter
  • Neil Selover
  • Dorothy Stevens

1990/1991

  • President: Eric Caine
  • Vice President: Wray Ladine
  • Secretary: Harold Reeve
  • Treasurer: John Potter
  • Bill Amundsen
  • Bob Corey
  • Margery Fletcher
  • Jim Gain
  • Jean Hackamack
  • Paul Illick
  • Neil Selover
  • Don Knies

1989/1990

  • President: Eric Caine
  • Vice President: Wray Ladine
  • Secretary: Harold Reeve
  • Treasurer: John Potter
  • Bill Amundsen
  • Bob Corey
  • Margery Fletcher
  • Jim Gain
  • Jean Hackamack
  • Paul Illick
  • Paul Johnson
  • Don Knies

(The following information courtesy of Bill Amundsen and Jean Hackamack.)

1988/1989

  • President: Eric Caine
  • Vice President: Wray Ladine
  • Secretary: Harold Reeve
  • Treasurer: John Potter
  • Bill Amundsen
  • Jim Gain
  • John Geisler
  • Jean Hackamack
  • Paul Illick
  • Paul Johnson
  • Zee Leonardini
  • Irene Potter (emeritus)
  • Irma Kahn

1987/1988

  • President: Eric Caine
  • Vice President: John Potter
  • Secretary: Mary Anne Dunne
  • Treasurer: Paul Illick
  • Bill Amundsen
  • Jean Hackamack
  • Wray Ladine
  • Irma Kahn
  • Tony Leonardini
  • Irene Potter
  • Harold Reeve
  • Zee Stutzin

1986/1987

  • President: Eric Caine
  • Vice-President: John Potter
  • Secretary: Mary Anne Dunne
  • Treasurer: Paul Illick
  • Board of Directors
  • Bill Amundsen
  • Jean Hackamack
  • Irma Kahn
  • Wray Ladine
  • Tony Leonardini
  • Zee Leonardini
  • Irene Potter
  • Harold Reeve

1985/1986

  • President: Eric Caine
  • Vice President: John Potter
  • Secretary: Randy Alford
  • Treasurer: Paul Illick
  • Irene Potter
  • Jean Hackamack
  • Ron Stork
  • Irma Kahn
  • Zee Stutzin
  • John Geisler
  • Bill Amundsen
  • Tony Leonardini

1984/1985

  • President: Jean Hackamack
  • Vice President: John Potter
  • Secretary: Randy Alford
  • Treasurer: Paul Illick
  • Membership: Janet Johnson
  • Conservation: Ron Stork
  • Programs: Irma Kahn
  • Christmas Counts: Bill Amundsen
  • Field Trips: John Geisler
  • Publicity: Zee Stutzin
  • Land Purchase: Eric Caine
  • At Large: John McDonnell

1983/1984

  • President: Jean Hackamack
  • Vice President: Linda Fruge
  • Secretary: Richard Kahn
  • Treasurer: Paul Illick
  • Janet Johnson
  • Ron Stork
  • Irma Kahn
  • Bill Amundsen
  • Pat McDonnell
  • Cheryl Hawranick
  • John McDonnell
  • John Potter

1981/1983

  • President: Linda Fruge
  • Vice President: Erwin Salomon
  • Secretary: Deborah Bradford
  • Treasurer: Evan Faulke

1980/1981 - Incorporated 8/21/1980

  • President: Karen (left in mid-term)

1978/1980

  • President: Norma Lowry
  • Evan Faulke

1975/1978 - National Audubon Charter awarded on August 1, 1976

  • President: John Geisler
  • Jim Foster
  • Berna Philbin
  • Paul Philbin
  • Ken Smith

1973 / 1974

  • President: Rene Blondeau
  • Cari Amundsen
  • Bill Amundsen
  • John Geisler
  • Jim Foster