President: Lisa Osborn is a longtime radio broadcaster and entrepreneur. Currently she serves as the news and public affairs director at KCSB 91.9 FM, the radio station at UCSB. She also has a business that produces on-hold messages and narration services. Lisa is also the host of a health/wellness and personal growth podcast called Lisa.FM Thrive!. Plus she does a weekday (recorded) music show in Southern New England.
Past President: Carolyn Jabs has written about families, ethics, environmental issues and the Internet for almost four decades. In 1984 she published The Heirloom Gardener (Sierra Club Books), a book “often cited as a turning point in the pro-heirloom movement.” Hundreds of her articles have been published in magazines ranging from Readers Digest and Redbook to Self and Working Mother. Her opinion essays have appeared in Newsweek and the New York Times. Carolyn moved to Santa Barbara in 2013. She was an active AWC member when she lived in Toledo, Ohio, and won several Crystal Awards in their annual competition.
Membership Chair: Sharon Cox, a financial professional for 30 years, her experience includes serving as a financial planner, socially responsible investment advisor, small business consultant, and national conference manager. An award-winning speaker and author of materials published by the National Endowment for Financial Education, Sharon offers private and small group money coaching, interactive workshops, and speaking engagements through her business, The Money Dance.
Marketing Chair: Monica Kunz is a Digital Marketing Communication Professional at Monica Kunz Design, a Hybrid marketing, designer-developer with a 20-Year graphic art-web-design digital marketing and technology career with private and nonprofit expertise. Served on two other nonprofit boards. Her experience includes a unique blend of technical knowledge, analytical creativity, and artistic talent.
Social Media Chair: Nancy Stueben demonstrates her passion for communication in the form of leveraging social media’s reach to foster an environment of collaboration and celebration among women. Additionally, she leads a team of communicators providing award-winning technical support at local software company, AppFolio. Nancy recently graduated from CSU Channel Islands having obtained a BA in Organizational Communication, and as she takes on the role of board member for the Santa Barbara chapter of the Association of Women in Communications, her mission is to bring awareness to the immense impact women communicators have in our community. She lives in Santa Barbara with her partner, Dr. Niko Hall and their beloved dog, Kopi.
Website: Erica Schweitzer is a multi-media professional pursuing a career in video production. Currently she works on TV Santa Barbara’s creative services team where she can follow her passions in visual storytelling and community engagement.