Robert B. Laney, Chair

Robert B. Laney, J.D., is an attorney and financial advisor.

Jill Dexter

Jill Dexter, Treasurer

Jill Dexter is a community and civic activist and a former owner and manager of an advertising production company.

Richard Appelbaum

Richard Appelbaum, Ph.D., is Professor Emeritus of Sociology at University of California, Santa Barbara.

Frank C. Bognar

Frank C. Bognar, D.P.A., is the retired regional director of Catholic Charities. He will soon be releasing his autobiographical book, A Great Flash of Light: One American’s Journey Across the Nuclear Age.

Diandra M. Douglas

Diandra M. Douglas is an independent producer of award-winning documentary films.

Richard Falk, Senior Vice President

Richard Falk, J.S.D., is Professor Emeritus of International Law and Practice at Princeton University and is currently Professor of Global Law at Queen Mary University in London.

Lisa Gosdschan, Vice Chair & Secretary

Lisa Gosdschan is a long-time community educator and activist.

Jamal Hamdani

Jamal Hamdani is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Moseley Associates.

Jimmy H. Hara

Jimmy H. Hara, M.D., is a Professor of Clinical Family Medicine at the UCLA School of Medicine.

David Krieger, President Emeritus

David Krieger, J.D., Ph.D., is a leader in the global effort to abolish nuclear weapons. He is a co-founder of NAPF and served as its President from 1982-2019.

Perie Longo

Perie Longo is a therapist and former Poet Laureate of Santa Barbara, California.

Geoff Whittaker

Geoff Whittaker is retired after serving many years as development director of Catholic Charities in Santa Barbara, CA.

Mara K. Sweeney

Mara K. Sweeney, M.D., is licensed and board certified in Internal Medicine and has been in private practice for over 10 years in Santa Barbara.