Giada and Mary

Food Network star Giada De Laurentiis with OVF member Mary Weybright

Giada planting

Giada and friends plant seeds at OVF

What's New at OVF

2018 OVF Election Results

April 16, 2018

Thank you to everyone attended the OVF Genral Meeting and Annual Elections on April 14, 2018. Below are the results of the elections.

  • Chair - Frank Harris*
  • Treasurer - Carol Velkes*
  • Recording Secretary - Rena Sonshine*
  • Education Chair - Andy Morris*
  • Education Chair - Ona Rynearson
  • Phase Representative - I Middle - Erin Jones
  • Phase Representative - I Middle - Linda Tsukamoto*
  • Phase Representative - I Lower - Tanya Brokaw*
  • Phase Representative - II Lower - Janet Williams *
  • Phase Representative - III Lower - Tatiana Brovko
  • Phase Representative - III Lower - Wendy Scott*
  • Phase Representative - IV Lower - Angie Mason*

Won Election

* Uncontested

A very special thank you to all of those that serve on the OVF Board of Directors and especially to those that ran for one of the posiitons. 

2018 OVF Board Elections - April 14, 2018

March 26, 2018

OVF will hold it's annual Board of Director elections on April 14, 2018, as part of the general meeting that day.  The positions and candidates, that are up for election this year:

  • Chair - Frank Harris*
  • Treasurer - Carol Velkes*
  • Recording Secretary - Rena Sonshine*
  • Education Chair - Andy Morris*
  • Education Chair - Ona Rynearson
  • Phase Representative - I Middle - Erin Jones
  • Phase Representative - I Middle - Linda Tsukamoto*
  • Phase Representative - I Lower - Tanya Brokaw*
  • Phase Representative - II Lower - Janet Williams *
  • Phase Representative - III Lower - Tatiana Brovko
  • Phase Representative - III Lower - Wendy Scott*
  • Phase Representative - IV Lower - Angie Mason*

* incumbent - multiple candidates for the same position listed in alphabetical order. 

This information will be updated as additional candidates announce their intention to run for a position.

Members may only vote for the phase representative who are on the ballot for the member's phase.  Members who are unable to attend the general meeting may submit one vote per elected position via email to Election Coordinator Nora Dvosin  Email votes must be received by 1:00 PM PDT on April 14, 2018.   

 

2017 OVF Board of Director Election Results

April 9, 2017

OVF held its' annual Board of Director elections during the April 8th, 2017 General Meeting.

The results are as follows:

  • Garden Master - Ed Mosman (Uncontested)
  • I.P. Monitor - Marie Green - 86.6% - Won Election
  • I.P. Monitor - Joseph Schlitt - 13.4%
  • Membership Secretary - Carrie Manaugh (Uncontested)
  • Phase Representative - I-U - Andrew Sacks (Uncontested)
  • Phase Representative - II-U - Pam Brissette - (Uncontested)
  • Phase Representative - III-U - Ron Fine (Uncontested)
  • Phase Representative - IV-U - Steven Reich (Uncontested)

Thank you to all who participated..

New Seed Starting Video

April 6, 2013

Our Greenhouse Keeper Nina Rumely and Phase III member Fred Finney have combined to create a wonderful video on seed starting. Watch it here.

Please don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions