Honorary & Advisory Boards

Emeritus Board Members sit on our Honorary Board, and our Advisory Board is comprised of community advocates.

The Foundation’s success was made possible in part due to the efforts of a stellar Capital Campaign Committee comprised of co-chairs Janet Garufis, Jim Jackson, and Scott Brittingham, with committee members Christie Glanville and Elizabeth Slaught.

Honorary Board (Emeritus Board Members)

Bob Bason
Elizabeth Bowman
Zora Charles
Dianne Duva
Michelle Montez
Eric Friedman
Pam Maines
Nancy Martz
Myra Nicholas
Kendall Pata
Martha Townsend
Cami Ferris Wong

Advisory Board

Michelle Allyne
The Rev. Mark Asman
The Honorable Lois Capps
Christie Glanville
Judy Guillermo-Newton
Sharon Hoshida
John Romo
Elizabeth Slaught

Alan Brumberger is a graduate of Yale University, the University of Michigan Law School and Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration. Mr. Brumberger is the Chief Executive Officer and General Securities Principal for Emerald Point Capital, LLC a FINRA Registered Broker Dealer in New York. He has held numerous leadership positions and Board memberships in various philanthropic organizations and investment banking firms including President and CEO of Shearson American Express International Limited, the firm’s international investment banking arm in London. He is excited to do his part to help the Santa Barbara Public Library continue and build upon its remarkable record of being a fundamental community resource in broadening our citizens’ literacy.