Grant Committee

Our Grant Committee consists of members from the Board of Directors and community members appointed by the Board. The Grant Committee reviews applications, accompanies staff on site visits, and is empowered by the Board to make funding decisions in our grantmaking process.

Greg Jamison

Grant Committee Chair

President, Jamison Entertainment

Margie Barrios


Former San Benito County Supervisor

Claire Biancalana

Retired Vice-President for Instruction, Cabrillo College

Michael Bowhay

General Manager, Monterey Peninsula Country Club

David Clark


Geoff Couch

President, Couch Distributing

Dean Flippo

District Attorney, Monterey County

Steve John

CEO, Monterey Peninsula Foundation

Jackie Cruz

Vice President of Advancement and Development, Hartnell College

Clay Larson

Regional President, 1st Capital Bank

Susan Merfeld

Sr. Vice President, Community Affairs, Pebble Beach Company

Dan Priano

General Manager, Hotel Abrego