Headwaters Fund Governance

Board Statement

Community members selected to serve as volunteers on the Headwaters Fund Board bring diverse background and experience: business, professional, non-profit and education. All share a common vision to improve the economic prosperity and quality of life in Humboldt County. Workforce preparation, increasing locally owned businesses, creation of living-wage jobs, building on our strengths, encouraging innovation and sustaining our quality of life are the path to making Humboldt County a model rural economy.

Headwaters Fund Board Members and Terms

Charles Ellsworth

Appointed 2015, Current Term through 3/19

Jeana McClendon

George's Glass, Inc.
Appointed 2016, Current Term through 3/18

Dianna Rios (Vice Chair)

Fortuna Business Improvement District
Appointed 2015, Current Term through 5/17

Cedar Reuben

Humboldt Investment Capital
Appointed 2010, Current Term through 3/18

Gregory Seiler

Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
Appointed 2012, Current Term through 3/17

Edward Webb

Retired - Humboldt State University
Appointed 2011, Current Term through 2/19

Zachary E. Zwerdling (Chair) 

Zwerdling, Bragg, Mainzer & Firpo, LLP
Appointed 2009, Current Term through 4/17

The Headwaters Fund Charter and Headwaters Fund Board Manual provide more information about the structure of the board.