Sunset over Torrey Pines State Reserve

Photo by Cliff Hanna

Torrey Pines Community Planning Board

Planning Board Representatives

Name Area Subcommittee Background
Dennis Ridz


Dennis Ridz
1 TPCPB Board Chairman; PRC Board Member; co-chair on Focused Update - Community Plan Community resident since 1998. Former senior manager with Johnson & Johnson, former principal in two local bio-techs. Master's degree in Finance, as well as in Chemical and Industrial Studies in the Pharmacology Industry.
Deanna "Dee" Rich
Vice Chair
Dee Rich
2 TPCPB Board Co-Chairman, Del Mar Heights Road Enhancements Sub-Committee, Project, alternate representative to CSA 17 (ambulance district), Project Review Committee, High Risk Fire Zone AD HOC subcommittee Resident Del Mar Heights for 40 years. Served as an elected Trustee of the Del Union Elementary School District 1981-86. Elected Trustee of the San Dieguito Union High School District 1986-2010. Actively involved as a School Trustee in the construction of schools to meet the facility needs caused by gorwth and, at the same time, maintaining and improving the quality of education in our schools. Present interests for the Torrey Pines Community: working to preserve the community character as defined in the Community Plan, traffic, air pollution, noise, freeway construction, public transit, emergency services and protection of our lagoons.
Patti Ashton
Treasurer
Patti Ashton
2 Treasurer, Project Review Committee, Balanced Community AD HOC subcommittee Resident of Del Mar Heights
Richard Caterina

Richard Caterina
1 Project Review Committee, Balanced Community AD HOC subcommittee Resident of Del Mar Heights
Barbara Cerny

Barb Cerny
2 County Service Agency 17 Representative, High Risk Fire Zone Ad HOC subcommittee Resident of Del Mar Heights since 1971. Active in Del Mar PTA and Site Council and Del Mar Soccer Club while raising 2 sons in area. Administrator for Encinitas Fire Department for over 20 years. Served on TPCPB 2007-2009 and again since 2012. Has represented the Torrey Pines area on the CSA-17 (Ambulance District) Advisory Board since 2007. Concerns include Public Safety and the impacts of increased traffic and congestion on our quality of life.
Samson Gavraniann


Samson Gavranian
3 General Board Member TBD.
Ryan Gordon


Ryan Gordon
2 General Board Member Community resident since 2013 along with my wife and two children. I have been a business professional in the footwear and apparel industry for 15 years.
Cathy Kenton

Cathy Kenton
3 Prop M Subcommittee Chair, Noise and Particle Pollution along I-5 Corridor AD HOC subcommittee, Balanced Community AD HOC subcommittee Resident of Point Del Mar since 1990. I am concerned about traffic impacts, quality of life issues and protecting property values. I am a self-employed Marketing Professional and I have a background in community planning issues having served as the Chair and CPC representative for the North Bay Community Planning Group.  
Jill Weitzen MacDonald

 
Jake Mumma

Jake Mumma
3 High Risk Fire Zone AD HOC subcommittee Resident of Del Mar Heights
Troy Van Horst

Troy Van Horst
2 Del Mar Heights Road Enhancements Sub-Committee, Interest in Mosquito Abatement Resident at Del Mar Villas
Pat Whitt

Jake Mumma
3 Information TPCPB Reports on the San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy Resident of Torrey Pines community

Project Review Board Members

Name Name Name Name
Dennis Ridz


Dennis Ridz

General Board Chair
Richard Caterina

Richard Caterina

General Board Member
Deanna "Dee" Rich

Dee Rich

General Board Member
Patti Ashton

Patti Ashton

General Board Member

Dan Jensvold


Dan Jensvold

TP Community Citizen Member
Diana Scheffler


Diana Scheffler

TP Community Citizen Member

Other Volunteers

Name
Nancy Moon

Nancy Moon

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