Meet our Board

 

 

Patricia Conklin
CEO of the Dixon May Fair. Represents fair classifications III-VII.
Board term: February 4, 2015 – December 31, 2018.

Dixon May Fair
P.O. Box 459
655 S. First Street
Dixon, CA 95620
Phone: (707) 678-5529
Fax: (707) 678-4765
e-mail: ceo@dixonmayfair.com
Website: www.dixonmayfair.com

Alternate: Barbara Quaid
CEO, Ventura County Fair, (805) 648-3376

 

Dan Jacobs (Board Chair)
CEO of the Antelope Valley Fair.
Represents fair classifications III though VII.
Board term: January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2020.

Antelope Valley Fair
2551 W. Avenue H
Lancaster, CA 93536
Phone: (661) 948-6060
Fax: (661) 942-2135
e-mail: dan@avfair.com
Website: www.avfair.com

Alternate: Rick Pickering
CEO, California State Fair & Exposition, (916) 263-3247

 

Stephen J. Kenny
CEO of the Butte County Fair.
Represents fair classifications I and II.
Board term: September 8, 2016 – December 31, 2018.

P.O. Box 308
199 E. Hazel St.
Gridley, CA 94948
Phone: (530) 846-3626
Fax: (530) 846-5924
email: skenny@buttecountyfair.org
Website: www.buttecountyfair.org

 

Jack Blyskal, Public Member, elected by the five Fair Classification System board members. Jack brings more than 40 years of claim management experience to the CFSA board, including 15 years in public entity/joint powers authority service.

 

Mike Olcott
CEO of the Kern County Fair.
At-large member, represents fair classifications III-VII.
Board term: January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2020.

Kern County Fair
1142 S. P Street
Bakersfield, CA 93307
Phone: (661) 833-4900
Fax: (661) 836-2743
e-mail: molcott@kerncountyfair.com
Website: www.kerncountyfair.com

Alternate: Lori Marshall
CEO, Grand National Livestock Exposition, Horse Show & Rodeo, (415) 404-4100.

 

John Quiroz
California Department of Food & Agriculture, Fairs & Expositions Branch
Branch Chief
Appointed by the Secretary of the California Department of Food & Agriculture.

CDFA Fairs & Expositions Branch
Physical address:
2800 Gateway Oaks Drive, Suite 257
Sacramento CA 95833
Mailing address:
1220 N Street, Suite 400
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 900-5025
e-mail: john.quiroz@cdfa.ca.gov
Website: www.cdfa.ca.gov/Fairs_&_Expositions

Alternate: Sarah Pelle
CDFA Fairs & Expositions Branch, (916) 900-5368

 

Jim Wolcott (Board Vice Chair)
CEO of Lassen County Fair. Represents fair classes I and II.
Board term: January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2020.

Lassen County Fair
195 Russell Ave.
Susanville, CA 96130
Phone: (530) 251-8900
Fax: (530) 251-2715
e-mail: jwolcott@co.lassen.ca.us
Website: www.lassencountyfair.org

Alternate: Nancy Sites
CEO of the Tulelake-Butte Valley Fair, (530) 667-5312