February 26, 2014
Contact: Mitch Massey, Chief Opportunities Officer
Spokes Names New Board Members and Also Receives Grants/Community Partnerships
San Luis Obispo, CA – Spokes is pleased to announce Mark Corella, Vice President and District Manager for Wells Fargo and Kevin Harlan, Chief Operations Officer Huntington Broadcast management Group as board members for Spokes.
“As our organization continues to grow so does our need to expand our board to best represent the community we serve” said Lesley Santos Dierks, CEO Spokes.
“Mark and Kevin each bring a triple threat approach meaning they have extensive board and donor experience coupled with tremendous business acumen. This approach will help us build our business model to best serve our target audience,” adds Dierks.
Spokes is also pleased to announce the following organizations have become business support partners/donors: KSBY TV, Wells Fargo, IQMS, Morris and Garritano Insurance, R.E. Wacker Wealth Partners LLC, DocuTeam, Culligan, Farmers Insurance, Russell, Mainini & Franklin LLP, Idlers Appliance Showroom, The Tribune, and the D.Michael & D’Elaine Patrick Fund.
“Spokes is deeply grateful to the partnerships we have with all our donors.” Said Lesley Santos Dierks, Spokes, CEO. “ These gifts support our vision to work hand in hand with the non profit sector to empower each organization to fulfill their missions.” Adds, Dierks.
“We like to pride ourselves on our unwavering commitment to community and supporting Spokes reinforces our core values of enhancing stability, integrity and longevity,” said Brendan Morris, CEO Morris& Garritano Insurance.
Spokes is a nonprofit management support organization that provides training, consulting and resources to empower nonprofits to fulfill their missions. Spokes was founded as the Nonprofit Support Center in 1996 and, in 2011, relocated to San Luis Obispo and re-branded to become Spokes. For more information about Spokes and its programs, call 805-547-2244 or log onto www.spokesfornonprofits.org.