Chair:  Terry Burke-Eiserling, Strong work ethic.

  • Retired State of California Dept. of Social Services 2004, 30 years.
  • Case Manager: 1995 ACE Award; 1999 Outstanding Employee Award/Best of the Best
  • Lakeside Chamber of Commerce:  2011 Volunteer of the Year; 2015 Award Rick Smith Award for “Commitment to Community”
  • San Diego County Parks and Recreation:  2013 DPR Director’s Award: Community Team Member of the Year
  • State of California, 71st Assembly District: 2016 Woman of the Year
  • Community Volunteer:
  • Lakeside Friends of the Library Board Member (Co-Chair)
  • Dept. of Parks & Recreation, Lakeside Skate Park Volunteer/mom
  • Lakeside Chamber of Commerce Ambassador
  • Lakeside Woman’s Club member
  • Lakeside River Park Conservancy volunteer
  • East County Homeless Task Force – Youth committee member
  • Community Advisory Group
  • Past activities include: Team soccer mom, PTSA Class 2006 Chairperson
  • County of San Diego Volunteer of the Year 2019 for Outstanding Service to the San Diego County Public Library, Lakeside Branch

Co-Chair:  Joan Tilley

  • Long-time resident of Lakeside, came here in 1959 and graduated from El Cap in 1962, went to Business College but ended up getting married and raising two children.
  • Retired from Lakeside Union School District in 2009 as an account-clerk for the food service department, worked there for over 20 years.
  • Joined the Woman’s Club of Lakeside in January 2014, very active with Veterans Committee and Children Art Show and whatever they have going which is a LOT.
  • Active member f the Lakeside Historical Society.
  • Member of the V.F.W. Woman’s Auxiliary Post 5867.
  • Loves to go to the theater and travel any and everywhere.

Treasurer:  Caprice Hubbard Sander

  • BA Social Ecology, UC Irvine
  • Retired State of California (DMV) Office Manager
  • Community Volunteer:
  • Lakeside Friends of the Library Board Member (Treasurer/Membership)
  • Lakeside Chamber of Commerce Ambassador
  • Lakeside Woman’s Club member
  • Lakeside Garden Club member
  • Lakeside River Park Conservancy
  • Lakeside River Park Volunteer of the Year 2017
  • Lakeside Chamber of Commerce Volunteer of the Year 2018
  • Past activities include Team mom, Room mom, Scout mom, PTA board member
  • County of San Diego Volunteer of the Year 2019 for Outstanding Service to the San Diego County Public Library, Lakeside Branch


Assistant to Treasurer: Leslie Ward

  • BA English Literature, SDSU
  • San Diego County Library System 33+ years, Branch Manager of the Fletcher Hills Branch 27 years.
  • Treasurer of the Lakeside Friends of the Library 2004-2018; Board member 2004 to present
  • Board member of the Friends of the Fletcher Hills Library 2003 to present; past positions:  Treasurer, Secretary, Vice-President
  • Treasurer of the Library Friends of San Diego County 2009 to present
  • Guardian Angels Catholic Church RCIA team member, small group faith sharing facilitator, lector, Eucharist Minister

Secretary(Minutes) & Grant Specialist: Michael Evans-Layng 

  • BA, 1975, UC San Diego, Anthropology (Honors)
  • MA, 1985, UC San Diego, Modern European Intellectual History (Honors)
  • PhD, 1992, UCLA, Social Psychology of Higher Education (Honors)
  • Chair, 1984-85, UC San Diego, Graduate Student Association
  • Principal Analyst, UC San Diego Campus Planning Office, 1985-2003
  • Retired 2003
  • Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA), Voices for Children, San Diego 2007-2014

Newsletter:  Sharon Smith

  • Retired from City of San Diego Water Department, Reservoirs and Recreation Section, Office Manager ~ 30 years
  • Community Volunteer:
  • Lakeside Friends of the Library Board Member (Newsletter)
  • Woman’s Club of Lakeside Member (Web Site Content Manager)
  • Woman’s Club of Lakeside Sewing Circle (quilts and other projects)
  • Lakeside Historical Society Member
  • Kearny High School Alumni Association Member (Newsletter Editor)
  • Rosie’s Camp Reach for the Sky Quilting Group that makes quilts for kids with cancer

Membership- Tina White

  • Moved around a lot before her family settled in Lakeside in 1973, when her dad was discharged from the US Navy.
  • Attended Lindo Park, Tierra del Sol and El Capitan, before attending San Diego State University and obtaining a B.A. in Public Administration.
  • Retired in May 2019 from the City of Poway as its City Manager, capping off a 35-year career in local government.
  • Served in a variety of volunteer roles while her daughter was growing up, including the Parent Teacher Group at OLPH school (secretary and president), as a Girl Scout leader, and assisting with fundraising at Our Lady of Peace Academy and El Capitan High School.
  • Served as a speaker on leadership panels at business events and at SDSU.  Also authored an article for Public Management

Education/Community Liason : Dr. Nina Drammissi,

  • Principal of Lindo Park Elementary School in the Lakeside Union School District.
  • Was Assistant Principal of Lakeside Middle School.
  • Taught grades K-8 in the Lemon Grove School District, and teacher education courses at San Diego State University.
  • Master of Arts in Reading with a Reading Specialist Credential, and a Doctoral Degree in Educational Leadership with a focus on Science Education.
  • Passion is collaborating with community partners to empower students, families, and teachers to create optimal learning opportunities for Lakeside youth.
  • On the Board of Directors for the Lakeside Chamber of Commerce and enjoys investing time in community events with people who care about Lakeside.
  • She enjoys spending time with her husband and two children and family pugs.
  • Loves to read, write, hike, eat her husband’s wonderful cooking, and spend time near the ocean.


Marketing/Promotional Materials: Jennifer Ceballos

  • Lifelong child advocate who has played many roles in the community and in promoting social justice.  Not only a parent with a Master’s Degree in Management, she is a home health aide and music educator. Past experiences include prevention case work, marketing and YMCA Child Care Director. She has improved the lives of families in San Diego County for nearly 30 years.
  • Currently the choral music teacher at Benchley-Weinberger Communication Magnet School in San Carlos. Not only does she teach music to K-4 students, she runs an after-school Choir where children learn to sing patriotic and culturally relevant songs performing throughout the community.
  • Additionally, she divides her time supporting local efforts including being a licensed foster parent for the County of San Diego, a Board Member of Lakeside Friends of the Library Council, Circle TLC Horse Ranch for rescued horses, singing at local hospitals and nursing homes, and hosting exchange students as well as splitting up volunteer time between her children’s school at Lakeside Farms Elementary and El Capitan High School.
  • She is thrilled to be part of the library project to promote learning, exploration, and a growth mindset for the entire Lakeside community through literacy.

Member at Large: Martha Morrison

  • US Air Force Veteran
  • 40 years in Retail and Hospitality Industry
  • Community Volunteer:
  • Lakeside Friends of the Library Board Member
  • Woman’s Club of Lakeside member
  • Woman’s Club of Lakeside Sewing Circle Member
  • Lakeside VFW Post Supporter
  • Coronado Lions Club Past President