Board of Directors

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Mary Bihr

Mary Bihr, Board Member
Vice President, Global Publishing, LucasArts, a division of Lucasfilm (retired)

Mary Bihr joined Buckelew’s Board of Directors in March, 2018. In her prior career as a business executive, Mary oversaw worldwide sales and marketing for a division of Lucasfilm. For over 20 years, she worked to establish the Star Wars and Indiana Jones brands in interactive entertainment. Her journey from commercial enterprises to Buckelew is a personal one, having lived through the struggle and tragedy of a family member who suffered from mental illness. Buckelew was a beacon during those dark times. Mary now serves on charitable boards and focuses on causes that provide hope and support for individuals and for families.

 

Meredith Imrie

Meredith Imrie, Board Member
Development Director

Meredith joined the Board of Directors in October 2018. She is a Fundraising Manager for the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation, representing Northern California where she advocates and raises money towards their mission of finding cures for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Prior to joining the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation, Meredith provided public outreach and grassroots advocacy services to Bay Area nonprofits focused on affordable housing and support services for youth and seniors. Meredith also has experience working on local elections, providing fundraising services for campaigns in Sonoma and Solano counties. She serves on multiple Boards, lending her fundraising expertise and advocacy efforts to help put an end to the stigma surrounding mental health and strongly supports the mission of Buckelew Programs. Meredith earned her undergraduate degree in Political Science from UC Davis in 2009 and earned her Master's degree in Public Administration from Sonoma State University in 2012.

 

Richard Jensen

Richard Jensen, Board Member
Business Management Consultant

Richard Jensen joined Buckelew's Board of Directors in December 2018. He retired after working in the financial services industry for over 40 years. Before joining Wells Fargo, he worked for Bank of America and American Express. He is now a Business Management Consultant to non-profits in Marin County, providing strategic and marketing planning advice with a focus on goal formation, fundraising, board governance and financial control. Richard received his BA in Economics and MBA in General Management from Golden Gate University in San Francisco and serves on a variety of non-profit boards.

 

Warren Dodge

Warren Dodge, Board Member
Consultant

Warren Dodge joined Buckelew in October of 2018. After a career helping build early stage companies in oncology, he retired from full-time work and now advises small and medium sized companies on growth strategies. Prior to his 25 years in cancer, he worked in similar capacities in the graphic arts industry. The common theme is helping small companies get bigger. Warren has also invested in a couple of start-up businesses and provides support as needed.

Warren lives in Marin County, is the father of 3 daughters and spends his spare time as a new blogger, playing tennis, hiking, mountain biking and most recently in a new yoga practice. 

 

Nancy Belza

Nancy Belza, Board Member
Financial Services Sales Executive (currently on Sabbatical)

Nancy Belza is a financial services sales executive with extensive experience in bringing people together and developing personnel. Her field of expertise is diverse, having worked with Fortune 500 firms as well as in start-up situations, both domestically and abroad. 

Nancy first became a friend of Buckelew/FSA Marin over 10 years ago, while working with the Junior League. She is passionate about helping others and has held numerous volunteer positions, She is currently the Chair of Mill Valley Middle School's Parent-Ed Program and The Chair of Buckelew's Governance Committee.

 

Stan Moore

Stan Moore, Board Chair
Attorney (retired)

Stan Moore retired from a career in law.  He became acquainted with Buckelew Programs as a member of a volunteer team of consultants organized by Stanford Business School and currently serves as Board Vice President.

Impressed with the caliber and the caring attitude of the staff, Stan considers Buckelew’s services to be a vital part of the social infrastructure in the North Bay. Stan graduated from Columbia University Law School and Indiana University. 

 

Scott Maclise

Scott Maclise, 
Investment Advisor/Wealth Manager

Scott Maclise joined the Buckelew Board of Directors in January 2014. He is a self-employed investment advisor/wealth manager with over 35 years of experience in the field of finance. Buckelew’s mission is close to Scott’s heart because of his own personal family experience with mental illness and addiction, and he is passionate about speaking out against stigma. 

Scott has lived or worked in Marin for over 55 years. He enjoys golf, hiking, camping and travel.

 

Doug Brown

Doug Brown, Vice Chair
National Sales Management, Morgan Stanley Investment Management (retired)

Doug Brown joined Buckelew's Board of Directors in July 2014. He retired in 2011 after working in the financial services industry for 28 years. Before joining Morgan Stanley he practiced law in Colorado. His work as a Public Defender in Boulder provided him with a lifelong belief in the importance of programs like those offered by Buckelew. 

Doug graduated from Colorado College. He received his JD from the University of Colorado and his Masters in Taxation from Golden Gate University. One of his great joys in retirement is tutoring second-graders at San Rafael’s Sun Valley School through AARP Experience Corps. Doug and his wife Alice have 2 adult daughters.

 

Dr. Diana Demetrulias

Dr. Diana Demetrulias, Board Member
Higher Education Consultant

Dr. Diana Demetrulias joined the Buckelew Board of Directors in 2014. Prior to her retirement, she served as Provost at Notre Dame de Namur University and as Vice Provost at California State University, Stanislaus. She continues to provide consultant work for universities and non-profit organizations in her areas of special expertise: higher education accreditation, assessment, gender equity, grant writing, and service learning. Her community service involvement has included crises centers for women and children, homeless shelters, arts councils, Boy and Girl Scouts of America, among others. Diana has been active in the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) in support of those facing the challenges of mental illness. She is dedicated to contributing to the excellence of Buckelew Programs.

 

Jack Scott

Jack Scott, Board Member
Faculty Member, College of Marin

Jack Scott teaches Fine Art at the College of Marin in Kentfield. His sister is dealing with a severe mental illness, so Jack’s interest in Buckelew is personal. Jack recently re-joined the Buckelew Board of Directors after a 10 months hiatus. He previously served on the Board since 2005. His extensive knowledge of the art world has been put to good use with Marin/Scapes, an Art Exhibition & Sale that benefits Buckelew Programs.

 

 

 

Judy Kramer

Judy Kramer, Board Secretary
Program Manager, Experience Corps Marin

Judy joined the Buckelew board in June 2015. She manages 10,000 Degrees Academic Support, a non-profit program whose volunteers work with struggling students at Title I schools throughout Marin County. Previously she ran Experience Corps Marin, a non-profit focused on early literacy. When one of her volunteers introduced Judy to Buckelew, she was most impressed by the breadth of its services and its longevity. She knows how important it is to provide a continuum of care and support from experienced within her own family of alcoholism, depression and bi-polar disorder.

Judy previously spent 2 decades at Bank of America in positions focused on large corporate clients. She has long been an active volunteer and leader with a number of Bay Area non-profits. Judy has a BA from Harvard University and an MBA from UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business. 

 

Liz Williamson

Liz Williamson, Board Member
Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate

Liz Williamson joined the Buckelew Board of Directors at the end of 2014. Previously, she served as a board member for Family Service Agency (FSA) of Marin for 2 years. After FSA's merger with Buckelew Programs in 2012, Liz continued to lend her support as a member of the Auxiliary Committee for FSA.

Liz is passionate about Buckelew and its programs. Having been raised with a family member who was bi-polar and a cousin with schizophrenia, Liz knows the importance of having an organization that can provide recovery and hope for those who suffer with addiction and mental health issues.

Liz has joined the Board Development Committee and plans to contribute through fundraising and educating the public on Buckelew Programs. She has lived in Mill Valley for the past 22 years, is an avid cyclist, and works in residential real estate serving all of Marin County.