Board of Directors

Santa Barbara Channelkeeper has a dedicated and diverse Board of Directors with a wide range of professional backgrounds, including finance, law, business, real estate, marketing, non-profit management, fundraising, and science. They volunteer their time and expertise and provide significant financial support to the organization.

Mike Wondolowski

President, Principal Electrical Engineer, Zebra Technologies

Bruce Reitherman

Vice President, Conservation Manager, Land Trust of Santa Barbara County

Andy Heller

Treasurer, Retired

Ken Falstrom

Secretary, Attorney (retired)

Nancy Hussey

Realtor, Coldwell Banker

Sherry Madsen

Vice President of Development, Planned Parenthood

Blaine Lando

Owner, Mattole Valley Naturals

Hank Mitchel


Brad Newton

Founder & Principal, Newton Geo-Hydrology Consulting Services

Betty Noling

Community Volunteer and Retired Teacher

Jeff Phillips

Senior Fish and Wildlife Biologist, US Fish & Wildlife Service Ventura Field Office

Julie Ringler

Principal, R&D Design

John Simpson

President and CEO, Trikke Tech

Randy Solokian

Realtor, Coldwell Banker Previews International

Jack Stapelmann

Boat Builder

Carla Tomson

Creative Design Director