Board of Directors




Board of Directors

The Parca Auxiliary Board of Directors 2015-2016

  • President: Katie Irvine
  • VP Membership: Mari Benton & Kelly Markson
  • VP Program Services: Renee Fischer & Jana Arbanas Ossher
  • VP Events: Licia Davidson & Lija McBride
  • VP Development: Morvarid Ciccolella & Yidrienne Lai
  • VP Auction: Courtney Bocci, Michele LeSieur & Lindsay Vaughn
  • Secretary: Francie Bala
  • Treasurer: Kim Tramel
  • Publicity: Liz Black
  • Social Coordinators: Patricia Blee & Jane Griffith
  • Database/Event Response Manager: Amy Tato
  • Parliamentarian: Alli Fitzgerald
  • Sustainer Liaison: Julie Lev

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Parca Auxiliary Board President, Katie Irvine
Katie Irvine is pleased to oversee the board and lead the Auxiliary as this year’s President. She joined the Parca Auxiliary in 2011 and has previously served on the board as Vice President of Membership, Invitations and Programs Chair, and Social Coordinator. After graduating from Santa Clara University, Katie spent a year volunteering full-time with teenage mothers as a member of the Jesuit Volunteer Corps. Following that impactful year, she moved to San Francisco where she worked in business development. She is married with two kids.

Meet the Luncheon Co-Chairs
Licia Davidson joined the Parca Auxiliary in 2011 and has served on the board as Vice President of Auction 2012-2103, Vice President of Membership 2013-2014, and Publicity Coordinator 2014-2015. Currenlty, she is Vice President of Events, co-chairing the 2016 Annual Luncheon and Fashion Show. After graduating from University of California at Santa Barbara, Licia worked in tech sales for Mindjet,, and Citrix Online. Licia served on the board of the Burlingame Mother’s Club from 2009-2012 and has spent time volunteering in the community for the Hillsborough Schools Foundation Dinner Dance and at West Hillsborough School. She is married and with two kids.

Lija McBride joined the Parca Auxiliary in 2011. She has served on the board as Database manager, Vice President – Membership, and currently serves as Vice President – Events, co-charing the 2016 Luncheon and Fashion Show. Most of Lija’s professional career was spent in retail and consumer strategy, marketing and merchandising roles. More recently she has spent her time and energy serving on and managing non-profit boards. She has both a BA and MBA from Stanford University.