Meet our Board

Lori Marshall (Board chairperson)
CEO of the Cow Palace Arena & Event Center
Represents fair classifications III-VII.
Board term: February 6, 2019 – December 31, 2022.

Cow Palace Arena & Event Center
2600 Geneva Ave.
Daly City, CA 94104
Phone: (415) 404-4100
e-mail: [email protected]
Website: www.cowpalace.com

 

Jack Blyskal, Public Member (Vice-chairperson)
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.

Alternate: Marianne Stuart, (916) 804-6430

 

Laurie Giannini
CEO of the Calaveras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee
Represents fair classifications III through VII.
Board term: January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2020.

Calaveras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee
PO Box 489/2465 Gun Club Road
Angels Camp, CA 95222
Phone: (209) 736-2561
Fax: (209) 736-2476
e-mail: [email protected]
Website: www.frogtown.org

Alternate: TBD

 

Stephen J. Kenny 
CEO of the Butte County Fair.
Represents fair classifications I and II.
Board term: February 6, 2019 – December 31, 2022.

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

 

Kim Floyd
CEO of the Del Norte County Fair
At-large member, represents fair classifications III-VII.
Board term: January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2020.

Del Norte County Fair
421 Highway 101 North
Crescent City, CA 95531
Phone: (707) 464-9556
Fax: (707) 464-9519
e-mail: [email protected]
Website: www.dnfair.org

Alternate: John Steffanic
CEO, Plumas-Sierra County Fair, 530-283-6272
[email protected]

 

Mike Francesconi
Interim Branch Chief, California Department of Food & Agriculture, Fairs & Expositions Branch
Appointed by the Secretary of the California Department of Food & Agriculture.

CDFA Fairs & Expositions Branch
Physical address:
2399 Gateway Oaks Drive, Suite 210
Sacramento CA 95833
Mailing address:
1220 N Street, Suite 400
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 900-5365
e-mail: [email protected]
Website: www.cdfa.ca.gov/Fairs_&_Expositions

 

Nancy Sites
CEO of the Lake County Fair. Represents fair classes I and II.
Board term: January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2020.

Lake County Fair
PO Box70/401 Martin Street
Lakeport, CA 95453
Phone: (707) 263-6181
Fax: (707) 263-7706
e-mail: [email protected]
Website: www.www.lakecountyfair.com