DOVIA provides a forum for exchange of information on relevant issues facing professional volunteer managers. Through collaborative efforts, DOVIA is committed to promoting services and emphasizing professional growth and development of the volunteer administration profession.
WHAT DOVIA OFFERS
The DOVIA Executive Board is responsible for implementation of the goals and mission, as well as the continuity and growth of DOVIA Sacramento.
Board members meet once a month to plan and coordinate activities and program business. Occasional sub-committee meetings are held. The success of DOVIA depends on the time and effort of this Board. Its members are recruited from among the membership at large and are people who show interest in the mission of DOVIA through regular attendance at meetings.
CHAIR – Rachele Doty, CVA (First Call Hospice)
The chair provides leadership and manages Board meetings and activities.
VICE CHAIR -Joan Cardellino
The vice chair assumes the duties of the Chair or Secretary in their absence and undertakes special projects as assigned.
SECRETARY – Danielle Ferroni-Paulsen (Visit Sacramento)
The secretary ensures the continuity and preservation of accurate legal written records and provides minutes of meetings.
TREASURER – Valerie Sanders, CVA (Kaiser Permanente - South Sacramento)
The treasurer ensures sound management of DOVIA funds and the continuity of written accounts of DOVIA’s income and expenses.
MENTORING CHAIR – Mary Lynn Perry (City of Sacramento, Volunteer Program)
The mentoring chair identifies and assists new volunteer coordinators to gain access to basic information about volunteer management and to link them with experienced mentors.
TRAINING CHAIR – Elena Schwed (Girl Scouts of Central California)
The training chair arranges and coordinates 2-3 half-day trainings on topics the membership desires.
PROGRAM CHAIR- Bonnie Davis, CVA (Snowline Hospice)
Committee Member: Matthew Pruitt (Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services)
The program chair oversees the planning and coordination of the programs for the monthly membership meetings.
WEBSITE CHAIR – Teryn Heckers
The Website chair develops and maintains the DOVIA website.
MARKETING CHAIR – Mika Guevarra (HandsOn Sacramento)
The Marketing chair promotes DOVIA’s activities to the community, ensures the growth of DOVIA membership each year and manages the Facebook page.
AWARDS CHAIR – Krystal Oliver (Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services)
Committee Member: Lillian Nelson, CVA (Shriners Hospital for Children - Northern California)
The awards chair promotes the recognition of outstanding volunteers and volunteer management and arranges for DOVIA’s participation in community recognition events.
MEMBERSHIP CHAIR – Georgia Waid
The membership chair keeps membership records and computer distribution lists for notification of meetings, and promotes growth of the membership.
REGISTRATION CHAIR – Trudy Harris
The registration chair handles registration at meetings and keeps attendance records.
MEMBER AT LARGE– Robin Simpson, CVA (Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services)
If you’re interested in becoming a member of the DOVIA Sacramento board, please send us an e-mail.