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Board of Directors

 Board Resources

Kevin Crawford - Board Chairman Ranch Santa Fe Foundation

Kevin Crawford

Board Chairman

“Having concluded my first year of a two-year term as Chairman of the Board, I can confidently say that it was not without its challenges; but thanks for the incredible dedication on the part of Board and Staff, we responded to a remote working environment and concluded a very positive first phase of a strategic planning process. I remain enthusiastic for what the future holds in 2021 – the 40th Anniversary of Rancho Santa Fe Foundation.”

Board Resources

2020 BOARD OF DIRECTORS


Alyce Ashcraft (Board Secretary)
VP, Ashcraft Investment Company

Jane Allison Austin
Real Estate and Estate Planning

Ed Blodgett
Retired, Director, Brandes Investment Partners, LLC

Thomas Buchholz, M.D.
Medical Director, Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center

Ted Butz
Retired, CEO privately held chemical company, Community Volunteer

Kevin Crawford (Board Chairman)
Executive Coach, Kevin Crawford Consulting

William Davidson 
Chief Operating Officer, Amionix

Elaine Dodge
Associate Director, MiraCosta College Development & College Foundation

Michael Dyer
Partner, Bedrock Investments Group, Commercial Broker, Stubbs Real Estate, Inc., US Army Veteran

Mark Emkjer
Senior Advisor, Providence Equity

Kent Freundt
President & CEO, The Producers Group

Mike Gregoire
Community Volunteer

Robert Hill
Retired Deloitte Managing Principal; US Navy Veteran; Community Volunteer

Linda Kitchens
Partner & Director, Wealth Management, Aspiriant

Barbara Kyrillos
Retired, Senior Analyst, Brandes Investment Partners

Ken Little
Director, Brandes Investment Partners

Lou Mezzullo
Consulting Partner, Withers Worldwide

Matt Miller
Partner, Miller Commercial Properties

Richard Montaño
CEO, Real Estate Tech Executive

Rick Norling
Retired Healthcare Executive, Community Volunteer

Daniel Platt (Board Treasurer)
Retired, EVP, Special Assets Group of Pacific Western Bank

Razia Richter
Retired, SVP, Chief Customer Officer, Petco Animal Supplies

Denise Stillinger
Associate Faculty Members, Biological Sciences, MiraCosta College

Robert Stine
Retired, President & CEO, Tejon Ranch Company

Carl Wiese, CFA
Founder/Portfolio Manager, GROW Funds LLC

Meet the Rancho Santa Fe Foundation Team

Meet the Team

SERVING SAN DIEGO COUNTY AND THE WORLD

Our Mission

At Rancho Santa Fe Foundation, a San Diego community foundation, our mission is to connect donors with regional and global needs through visionary community leadership, personalized service and effective grant-making.

We’re proud that our donors and community are served on a local level. Many of our donations are provided by residents of the Coastal North County San Diego, which include Rancho Santa Fe, Del Mar, Solana Beach, and Encinitas. In return, we work to give back to communities in need throughout San Diego County.

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