Board of Directors

The Junior League of Long Beach’s Board of Directors ensures the future of the entire organization at all levels. Board members act as trustees and stewards on behalf of our members, including financial management of the League. The Board also provides guidance and helps govern the vision and mission across a multiple Council system – which includes Community, Fund Development and Membership. The Board also ensures that all League programs are consistent with the League’s mission and that our strategy is pushed forward according to annual strategic priorities.

JLLB Board of Directors, 2016-2017
President:   Virginia Zart
President-Elect:  Christie Bettendorf
Treasurer: Allison Sheridan
Executive Secretary:  Ashleigh Ruhl
Community Vice President:   Paula Barrow
Fund Development Vice President:   Lynda Miller
Membership Vice President:   Tara Escobar
Nominating:   Heather Brel
Sustaining Advisor:   Christine Manvi