2015- 2016 Board of Directors:

Paul Prescott, President

George Leong Vice-President

Joan Allday, Vice-President

Bunny Firebaugh, Secretary

Dexter Hardcastle, Treasurer

Marcy Crawford, Director

Rod Smith, Director

Betty Watson, Director

Vida Kenk, Director

Sanders Lamont, Director

Advisory Council

Peter Ralston

Bob Doten

Gail Kautz

Merita Callaway

Bret Hewitt


Interested in Joining the Board?


The Calaveras Big Trees Association seeks board members who:

  • Have a passion for Calaveras Big Trees State Park.
  • Support CBTA’s mission and Strategic Plan
  • Will be a dues paying member
  • Will be an active board member participating in fundraising efforts via events and personal contributions.

The time commitment for board members includes attendance at monthly board meetings, retreats, committee work, special projects and attendance at CBTA events.

We welcome people interested in joining the CBTA board of directors. Please contact our office for more information.


Jill Ogburn, Retail Manager

Sue Hoffmann, Administrative Officer

Debbie McGee, Bookkeeper

Email:        cbta@bigtrees.org

Phone:        209-795-1196

Fax:             209-795-6680

Media Contact:

George Leong

Email:         geobear3695@comcast.net