Mandi Kindred is the General Manager of the Blue Lake Casino & Hotel. In addition to serving on the Redwood Acres Board of Directors, Ms. Kindred contributes to a wide variety of community organizations.
Scott Downie - Vice President
Scott Downie was appointed to the board by Governor Grey Davis. Mr. Downie recently retired after twenty-two years as a fisheries manager and is a recognized expert in watershed and fisheries management
Ben Brown - Manager
Ben Brown has been serving as CEO of Redwood Acres since 2020. Ben has worked in community-oriented organizations for 11 years, working for the Clarke Historical Museum, and the Wiyot and Karuk tribes.
Meredith Biasca - Secretary
Meredith Biasca was appointed to the Board by Governor Brown. She and her family own and operate Don's Rent-All in Eureka.
Bob Borck - Director
Bob Borck was first appointed to the Board by Governor Gray Davis and was reappointed by Governor Schwarzenegger and Brown. He currently works as a commercial fisherman along the Northern California coast.
Connie Stewart - Director
Connie Steward was appointed to the Redwood Acres Board in November 2012 by Governor Jerry Brown and works as Executive Director at the California Center for Rural Policy (CCRP), a research center at Humboldt State University.
Keith Hamm - Director
He was appointed to the Redwood Acres Fairboard July 25th, 2016. He is the conservation manager at there Green Diamond Resource Company in Korbel, CA where he has been working since 2011.