Nonprofit Organizations

Novato-based Buckelew Programs’ new board of directors officers are Dennis Ryan of Greenbrae, president; Fabia Butler of Mill Valley, vice president; Marcia Antipa of Kentfield, secretary; and Dan Waters of Novato, treasurer.   Stan Moore of Kentfield is a new board member.

Real Estate

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Karen Heintz, a veteran in commercial property management, facilities management and project management, will head up the North Bay office of FaciliCorp, a project management firm that has opened an office in Sebastopol to serve Santa Rosa and the surrounding communities.


Ascentia Wine Estates in Healdsburg hired Steve Grass as regional manager of North Central U.S. and J.P. Rooney as district manager of Chicago. They will represent Atlas Peak, Buena Vista Carneros, Columbia Winery, Covey Run, Gary Farrell Vineyards & Winery, Geyser Peak Winery, Ste. Chapelle and XYZin

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Allison Gill was hired by the Napa Valley Grapegrowers as director of membership.  Ms. Gill has worked in the travel industry with such companies as Backroads, Calistoga Ranch, and Four Seasons Resort Jackson Hole.

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