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Established in 1986 as a non-profit, and supported by a network of members and affiliates, the Friends of the San Dieguito River Valley promotes and supports conservation, restoration, preservation and enhancement of the natural scenic, ecological and open-space resources
of the San Dieguito River Valley through advocacy, study, monitoring,
and education.

     Past Boards:  Past Boards | Past Presidents


Our Logo

The artist who designed the FSDRV logo is Jo Griffith.
She was an illustrator at the Scripps Institution of
Oceanography, Geological Research Division.


Current FSDRV Board
October 2016-2017

Maggie Brown, President -Solana Beach
Jacqueline Winterer, Vice President - Del Mar
Bill Farrell, Treasurer - San Diego
Mary Farrell, Secretary - San Diego

Ann Gardner - San Diego
Ed Greene -Solana Beach
Candy Bowman - San Diego
Larry Forman - San Diego

Stuart M. Smith - Del Mar
1936 ~ 2016


Friends of the San Dieguito River Valley Board and Advisors 2013-2014.
Back Row: Stu Smith, Candy Bowman, Freda Reid, Bill Farrell, Maggie Brown (President). Front Row: Ed Mirsky, Jacqueline Winterer, Mary Farrell, Ed Greene, Jeff Barnouw, Ann Gardner.

** Board members serve for 6 years, break for 1 year but may remain in the non-voting Advisor category.

Boards from Previous Years

Board of Directors 2012-2013: 
Back row: Stuart Smith, Candy Bowman, Maggie Brown (President), Jeff Barnouw, Bill Farrell; Front row: Jacqueline Winterer, Mary Farrell, Ed Greene;


Advisors 2012-2013: Ann Gardner, Ed Mirsky. Freda Reid;
Not present: Cory Ha’o

FSDRV Board 2011-2012:  Candy Bowman, Freda Reid, Maggie Brown, Stu Smith, Jacqueline Winterer (President),  Bill Michalsky, Mary Farrell, Ann Gardner, Ed Greene.  Photo Carol Smith. 

FSDRV Board 2009-2011:  From the left: Bill Michalsky, Maggie Brown, Jacqueline Winterer ( President), Stuart Smith, Candy Bowman, Mary Farrell, Ed Mirsky.  Not present: Ann Gardner, Freda Reid.

Past Presidents of the fsdrv

Alice Goodkind 1986-1997
Jacqueline Winterer 1997-2003
Ann Gardner 2004-2005
Jacqueline Winterer 2006-2013