Board of Directors

Jeremy Nichols, Chairman

Jeremy graduated from Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, receiving a BA while majoring in physics. His working career was spent in Silicon Valley as an engineer at several major electronics firms. Upon retiring he moved to Sonoma County in 1997. Jeremy works as a volunteer for California State Parks, Sonoma County Regional Parks, Sonoma County Fire/Emergency Services, the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors, and The Bird Rescue Center. He also sits on the Board of Directors of the Sonoma County Genealogical Society and as President of the Sonoma County Historical Society. Jeremy has been twice honored by the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors for his restoration of the Chanate Historic Cemetery.

“Sam” (Stephanie) Marsh, Vice Chairman

Laura Cline, Secretary

Crystal Norris, Treasurer

Dave Laurice, Director

Margo Hoagland, Director

Kathleen Stewart, Director

Kathleen was raised in Pasadena, California and attended college in Northern California. In the early ’70s, she began working at fabled Chez Panisse in Berkeley, changing the course of her life. In 1980 she relocated to the Healdsburg area, and in 1987 opened the Zagat-rated Downtown Bakery & Creamery. Kathleen joined Bird Rescue Center in 2007 as a volunteer. After stints in rehab, admissions and wherever needed, she trained to become a raptor handler. She joined the Board of Directors in 2008. Kathleen also serves on the Resident Raptor Committee, and continues to handle and care for our resident raptor ambassadors..

Janet Bosshard, Director