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Board and Staff

Who runs FCLCA?

FCLCA is governed by the Friends Committee on Legislation of California General Committee, composed of representatives from Quaker meetings and churches around the state and at-large members, who are both Quakers and non-Quakers.

The General Committee meets annually. At its annual meeting, it appoints the FCLCA Board of Directors and appoints officers.  It also sets the  legislative priorities for our staff and our work with the legislation, and revises policy statements that lay out FCLCA’s positions on the issues.

The FCLCA Board of Directors meets quarterly to oversee the operations of FCLCA.

The FCLCA staff implements the day to day operations of FCLCA and the FCL Education Fund.

FCLCA Board of Directors 2018

Vicki Carroll, Clerk, Central Coast Friends Meeting

James Alexander, Associate Clerk, Redwood Forest Friends Meeting

Ellen Eggers, Recording Clerk

George Millikan, Treasurer, Berkeley Friends Meeting

Peggy Craik, Orange Grove Friends Meeting

Stephen Myers, Sacramento Friends Meeting

Carolyn Keys, Sacramento Friends Meeting

Jim Eusebio, Davis Friends Meeting

Shelley Tanenbaum, Strawberry Creek Friends Meeting

 

FCLCA STAFF 2018

Kevan Insko, Co-Director

Kevan promotes civic engagement by groups and individuals throughout the state on FCLCA's priorities and advocates for legislation concerning poverty, income inequality and immigration. She coordinates our communications, development and grassroots advocacy programs.

You can reach Kevan at Kevan@fclca.org.

Jim Lindburg, Legislative Director

Jim is a registered lobbyist at the Capitol and oversees our legislative program.  He advocates directly with legislators and their staffs on many issues of interest to FCLCA, with a special focus on criminal justice reform.  FCLCA’s Newsletter features Jim’s thorough analysis, ranging from California’s budget crisis to our prison system to current ballot initiatives.

You can reach Jim at JimL@fclca.org.

Dale Richter, Office Administrator

Dale handles FCLCA’s business operations, supports the Board and General Committee, and coordinates our events and meetings. Dale also brings special expertise to our program as he serves as the chair of the Statewide Family Council, an organization representing the families of prisoners which meets regularly with the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.

You can reach Dale at dale@fclca.org