Board of Directors




Board of Directors

The Parca Auxiliary Board of Directors 2015-2016

  • President: Kelly Markson
  • Parliamentarian: Katie Irvine
  • Archivist/Historian: Michele LeSieur
  • Database: Kelli Walker
  • Publicity: Hillary Barber
  • Secretary: Amy Tato
  • Social Coordinators: Jinah Banatao & Julie Ann Dougery
  • Treasurer: Teri Kil
  • VP Auction: Moira Baum, Kelly Couch & Bessie Seybold
  • VP Client Services: Morvarid Ciccolella & Christina Drogin
  • VP Development: Kelsey Armstrong & Jana Arbanas Ossher
  • VP Events: Meghan Crowell, Renee Fischer & Francie Jain
  • VP Membership: Courtney Bocci & Lindsay Vaughn


Parca Auxiliary Board President, Kelly Markson

Kelly_Markson_2017_bio_pic.jpgKelly Markson is honored to oversee the board and lead the Auxiliary as this year’s President. She joined the Parca Auxiliary in 2012 and has previously served on the board as Vice President of Membership, Vice President Events and Social Coordinator. After graduating from Vanderbilt University, Kelly moved to Chicago and worked in sales for a technology start-up for 10 years. In the midst of her career, she met her husband and moved to San Francisco. More recently, she has served on the Burlingame Mother’s Club board and volunteered at The Carey School, in addition to her work with Parca. She is married with two children.

Meet the Luncheon Co-Chairs

renee_fischer_cochair.jpgRenee Fischer joined the Parca Auxiliary in 2012 and has served on the board as Vice President of Membership, Vice President of Client Services and currently Vice President of Events, co-chairing the 2017 Annual Luncheon and Fashion Show.  After graduating from North Carolina State University, Renee moved to San Francisco and spent most of her professional career in Human Resources. Renee is an active volunteer with various local organizations, and enjoys spending time with her husband and two young sons.


meghan_crowell_cochairMeghan Crowell joined the Parca Auxiliary in 2014. She has previously served as the Vice-Chair for Guest Services, and currently serves as Vice President – Events, co-chairing the 2017 Luncheon and Fashion Show. Meghan’s professional career as an attorney has taken her from the courtroom to working with micro-finance organizations in Africa. More recently she has spent her time and energy closer to home by serving on non-profit boards in her local community. Meghan served on the board of the Burlingame Mothers’ Club, ending her term as Board President in 2016.

francie_jain_cochairFrancie Jain joined the Parca Auxiliary in 2015.  Francie has her own business raising institutional capital for hedge funds, and those responsibilities take up most of her time.  When she isn’t working, she spends time with her family and volunteering with Parca.  Helping people with disabilities has been a theme for Francie, as she also served as her undergraduate university’s Co-Head of Special Olympics.