Board of Trustees

Ken Dreyfuss – Board Co-President                                                                                                                                                               Gregory Trevigne – former Dean of Students at Bayhill, strategic planning committee                                                                       Frank Gemignani
Deberah Schlegel – Board Vice President
Donna Austin – Executive Director
Richard Segol – former parent, finance & audit committee
Susan Jordan – former parent, finance committee  chair
Mark Atlas – current parent, fundraising committee chair, strategic planning
Dennis Jones – community member, audit committee                                                                                                                                        Beth Mora

Interested in Board Membership?

If you are interested in Board membership or know of someone who might be, please contact any of the Trustees. Board membership is voluntary, for a two-year term that can be renewed, and every Trustee also serves on one or more Board Committees (Governance, Fundraising & Development, Finance, strategic planning, and Facilities).

Board Volunteer Description

The Board supports the work and mission of Bayhill by providing mission-based leadership and strategic governance. While day-to-day operations are led by the Executive Director, the Board-ED relationship is a partnership, and the appropriate involvement of the Board is both critical and expected.

Specific Board Member responsibilities include:

  • Leadership, governance and oversight
  • Represent Bayhill and act as an ambassador for the organization
  • Serve on committees, such as development, finance, strategic planning
  • Serve as a trusted advisor to the ED as the strategic plan is implemented
  • Review agenda and supporting materials prior to board and committee meetings and come prepared for discussion
  • Review and approve the annual budget; stay abreast of and meet all legal and fiduciary responsibilities
  • Reviews program outcomes to evaluate impact, and regularly measure performance and effectiveness
  • Assist the ED and Board President in identifying and recruiting Board Members while ensuring the commitment to develop and maintain a diverse board and staff that reflects the communities Bayhill serves and operates in
  • Contribute to an annual performance evaluation of the ED
  • Put Bayhill on your primary list of giving charities

Board Application – Click here to go to our Board Application
Want to attend a Board meeting to see what it’s all about? Contact Donna Austin –