About Us

Committees

Advocacy

  • Serves as the “watchdog” of the Conservancy.
  • Helps save the cultural and historic treasures of our community as well as works proactively to identify and save these assets.
  • Manages public education efforts and lobbying City officials and community leaders.

Capital Campaign Cabinet

  • Consisting of the Fundraising Committee as well as several members prominent in the preservation and local business communities, this committee is the driving force in securing the resources to achieve the organization’s strategic goals.
  • Identifies and develops relationships with prospects.
  • Prepares proposals and materials describing the organization and its programs.

Communications and Publications

  • Coordinates communications to our membership and the general public
  • Produces our newsletter, publications, the website, announcements and press releases.

Executive Committee

  • Consisting of the President, immediate Past-President, Vice-President(s), Secretary and Treasurer of the Board of Directors, this committee provides leadership and strategic direction to organization.

Fundraising

  • Cultivates current and prospective donors, researches funding sources, writes proposals and works closely with the Executive, Program and Membership Committees.

Governmental Affairs

  • Works with city staff, City Council and other community leaders to improve procedures, policies and their implementation for historic preservation in Santa Monica.

Membership

  • Handles all aspects of recruiting and retaining our critically important support base.

Program

  • Develops and produces historic, architectural and neighborhood tours in Santa Monica, house salons, lectures, seminars and all other Conservancy events.