George is a retired Service Department/Building Management Systems Manager of Patton Air Conditioning having worked in the HVAC industry for over 40 years. A native of the Fresno/Clovis area, he served in the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) for 4 years with tours of duty in Alameda, CA, Alaska International Fisheries Patrol and Vietnam War Coastal Patrol. After USCG service he attended Fresno City College, receiving an AA degree focusing on industrial technology and field biology. After volunteering for the River Parkway Trust for several years he became a director and served as president of the board for seven years. He enjoys hiking, environmental science, travel, ancient history and of course, George loves birding. Observation and preservation of the natural world are key motivations of George’s activities. Conservation related organization memberships include, Sierra Club, Sierra Foothill Conservancy, National Parks Conservation Association and Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
Nancy is a Retired Fresno State Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) counselor. She is very active in local, regional, and national politics. Nancy volunteers for “Bringing Broken Neighborhoods Back To Life,” conducting community resource events through Fresno Southwest Policing District.
She has been involved with Fresno Audubon since 2009 and joined the board in 2017.