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Board of Directors

2021-22 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

                                                            Can Do Board 

Pictured top row left to right: Board Secretary Becca Baird, Board Member, Santiago Merea,

Board President, Arlo Seaver, Board CFO, Christian Willard, Board Members, Amy Branson, Jennifer Imbimbo, and Du Nguyen

Bottom Row left to right:  MCSD Superintendent, Becky Rosales, Board Member, Jennifer Ishii-Yu, Operations Coordinator, Leah Curran,

Executive Director, Jodi Chaban, Fundraising Administrator, Nancy Knight, Board Member, Marie Barnes

 

Arlo Seaver, President

​ Arlo joined the Can Do! board in 2019.  He manages a cattle ranch on Lucas Valley Road and he and his wife have lived in Marin for ten years.  Their son,       Ben, started attending Lucas Valley Elementary in 2018 which prompted Arlo's interest in being actively involved with the school district. He currently   serves on the Lucas Valley Elementary Site Council and as a coach for youth sports. 


 Becca Baird, Secretary

 Becca joined the Can Do! Board in 2015. She and her husband Eric have two children, Madeline, a Sophmore, and Bennet, a 8th grader. Becca has been an   active volunteer with Can Do! and is co-Chair of the Family Giving Campaign at Miller Creek

Christian Willard, CFO

Christian joined the Can Do! Board in 2021. His son is a 7th grader at Miller Creek and previously attended Vallecito, where Christian served as classroom parent in grades 3-5.  Prior to joining the Can Do! Board, Christian served on the Board of Trustees at Montessori de Terra Linda and held the role of Treasurer. He has worked at First Republic Bank for the past 9 years, where he is on a commercial lending team that specializes in lending to wineries and vineyards in Northern California and Oregon. He and his wife have lived in Terra Linda for the past 8 years and still relish the warm summers that they were denied while living in the Inner Sunset for many years.

Marie Barnes, Director

Marie was born in San Francisco and is fluent in Spanish.  She received her Bachelor's degree from Sonoma State University in Political Science and Psychology and received her Juris Doctorate from Western Michigan University, Thomas Cooley Law School. Currently, Marie resides in Marin with her three boys, two of them attending Lucas Valley Elementary.  In her spare time, she volunteers for various organizations that provide legal services to the community.

Amy Branson-Sclafani, Director

​Amy Branson-Sclafani joined the Can Do!  board in 2016. She and her husband have one son, Luca, who is a 6th grader. They moved here in 2012 from New York and are very happy to have found such a wonderful school district and community. Prior to joining Can Do! she served on the board for two years at Oakview Nursery School. 

Jennifer Imbimbo, Director

Jennifer (Enos) Imbimbo worked extensively since 2006 with local, regional and national media, promoting major motor racing events at Infineon raceway. In the off-season, Jennifer oversaw many Sonoma Raceway community events including the Sonoma Raceway Food Drive, Blood Drive, Toy Drive, and Children’s Christmas Party.  Jennifer is also a member of Speedway Children’s Charities Board of Trustees and on the Conservation Corps North Bay Advisory Board. Jennifer grew up in San Rafael and is a graduate of UCLA (B.A.) and University of the Pacific (M.A.). She currently resides with her husband, John, and two kids in Terra Linda, and loves to coach their sports teams. 

 Jennifer Ishii-Yu, Director

Jennifer is the Account Manager at Classical KDFC Radio, in charge of underwriting sponsorship sales for the not-for-profit listener-supported station owned by the University of Southern California. Prior to this, she has held Account Executive sales positions at Bonneville International, Entercom, and Clear Channel (now iHeartMedia), representing Wild 94.9, 96.5 KOIT, 95.7 The Game, 102.9 KBLX, 98.5 KFOX, Q102, and many other popular Bay Area radio stations. Jennifer is the Co-President of the Vallecito Home & School Club. She and her husband, Greg Yu, moved to Terra Linda in 2010 after living in San Francisco for 10 years. Their son Nicholas is in 3rd grade. 


Santiago Merea, Director

Santiago joined the Can Do! board in 2021. Born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Santiago holds a degree in economics from CEMA and a Masters in Public Policy from The University of Minnesota. He has founded two companies in the tech space and lives in Lucas Valley with his wife and twin boys.


Du Nguyen, Director

Du Nguyen and his wife Brooks have two children in the Miller Creek School District (4th and 6th grade). Du is the founder of a technology start-up that is focused on Augmented Reality and AI. Originally from Seattle, Du has lived in the Bay Area since 1997. He previously served on the board of Hands On Bay  Area in San Francisco. Du has an Economics degree from the University of Washington.

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