Board of Directors

Jamelie Taylor

Position  Chair
Years with F.O.A.L.  5
Years in Community  43
Professional Background Retired Middle School English Teacher--SUSD 18 years                           assistant manager Auberry Builders Supply 
Other Community Involvement Sierra Foothill Conservancy--hike docent 9 years                                        founding member MCRF 
Education BA Art/Textiles CSUF   Special Education Credential Fresno Pacific College   MA Language & Literacy Fresno Pacific College Reading Specialist Credential Fresno Pacific College 
Charlotte GordonCharlotte Gordon Position Vice Chair
Years with F.O.A.L. 7
Years in Community 41
Professional Background Retired - Special Education Teacher Sierra Unified School District 30 years
Other Community Involvement Sierra Foothill Conservancy
Education

BA English - Bethel College,                     SCA Teaching Credential - CSU, Fresno    Special Education Credential - Fresno Pacific College

Anne NealAnne Neal Position Director
Years with F.O.A.L. 10
Years in Community 44
Professional Background Auberry Branch Librarian
40 years
Other Community Involvement Literacy Intermountain Foothill Team - Secretary
Mountain Persons Book Group
Tollberry Book Club
34 years (founding member)
Education

BA English - UC Davis

MS Library Science - CSU, Fullerton


Position
Years with F.O.A.L.
Years in Community
Professional Background
Other Community Involvement  
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Connie_photo_test_2_.pngConnie Schlaefer Position Director
Years with F.O.A.L. 1
Years in Community 1981-1984; 2009-present
Professional Background Retired Air Force officer; 20+ years in developmental engineering
Other Community Involvement

Member, Sierra Unified Board of Trustees;  Member, Volunteers in Public Service (VIPS)

Education

 

Ph.D. Engineering Science and Mechanics, Penn State, 2003
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, UC Santa Barbara, 1993
B.S. Engineering Mechanics, USAF Academy, 1988 

 

Amy Poore

Amy Poore

Position Secretary
Years with F.O.A.L. 3
Years in Community 15
Professional Background

 

HOMEMAKER!!  
bank teller (customer service representative) 
co-owner of two former local family restaurants for 8 years 
Other Community Involvement

Community involvement: Library volunteer, School / Shs athletics volunteer

Education

University of Oregon, Lane Community College 

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Position Director
Years with F.O.A.L. 9
Years in Community 26
Professional Background

High School Teacher for 30 years, the last 25 at Sierra H. S.  Teacher of German, English, and, for the last six years, theater.

 

Other Community Involvement

Library, Tollberry Theater, and VIP volunteer.

Education

BA, MA, German Studies, Stanford University. Secondary Teaching Credential, UC Berkeley.

 

 
Lorraine_test_photo_2.png        Lorraine Doyle Position Director
Years with F.O.A.L. 2
Years in Community
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Other Community Involvement

 

Education

 

 

 

Raelene Fleming

Position Senior Library Assistant
Years with F.O.A.L. 3
Years in Community 26
Professional Background

Co-Owner of Zephyr Logging and Fleming Enterprises; Teacher Aide and School Library Assistant Douglas County Nevada, and Auberry Elementary; Senior Library Assistant, Youth Services Division, and presently at the Auberry Branch Library of Fresno County Public Library.

 

Other Community Involvement

 

Education

Sierra High School class of 1977; Fresno City College library and art classes.

 

 
Sean.pngSean Marjala
Position Director
Years with F.O.A.L. 1
Years in Community
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Education