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The Mission of Olivewood Gardens and Learning Center is to connect and motivate students and families from diverse backgrounds through organic gardening, environmental stewardship, and nutrition education, empowering them to be healthy and active citizens. Our Vision is to reconnect students and families to the natural environment through food, education and community engagement.

Olivewood Gardens Board of Governors
Dr. Mary L. Walshok CHAIR: Dr. Mary L. Walshok, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Chancellor for Public Programs, Dean of University Extension & Adjunct Professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of California, San Diego
Dennis M. Doyle, Ph.D. VICE CHAIR: Dennis M Doyle, Ph.D.
Former Superintendent – National School District
Executive Director, Collaborations: Teachers and Artists
Rick Romney TREASURER: Mr. Richard L. Romney
Real Estate Investor
Ms. Jacqueline L. Reynoso SECRETARY: Ms. Jacqueline L. Reynoso
Chief Executive Officer
National City Chamber of Commerce
Cathe Burnham Cathe Burnham
Community Advocate
Dr. Irma Gigli, M.D.
Professor Emerita
University of California, San Diego and University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
Ms. Cheryle Hammond
Mrs. Eleanor Navarra

Community Volunteer
Anne McEnany Anne McEnany
President and CEO
International Community Foundation
Trish Watlington Trish Watlington
Red Door Restaurants, Wellington Steak and Martini Lounge