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Mitch Blumberg
Peter Brooks
Sharon Cisneros
Shelley Licata
Cindy Melland
Shelly Licata
Has lived in the community for 52 years. "born and raised" in Yucca Valley. Yucca Valley was founded and named by her grandmother Hilda Hardesty.
Vice President for Pacific Western Bank for the past three years with 28 years of banking experience.
Executive Board Member for Yucca Valley Chamber of Commerce
Board Member for Soropitmist International of Yucca Valley
Board Member for Rotary of Yucca Valley
Founder and Chair for Morongo Basin Haven
Accounting Chair for Morongo Basin Relay for Life.
Partnering with the Morongo Basin Communities and Investing in our Quality of Life.
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Cindy Melland
Publisher of Hi-Desert Publishing and General Manger of the Valley Independent Printing, Cindy has been actively involved in the Morongo Basin Communities since 1985. She has served on the Boards of Directors of the Boys and Girls Club, the Yucca Valley Rotary Club, the Hi-Desert Medical Foundation, Desert Regional Tourism Agency and the Tri-Valley Little League. She currently holds memberships in the Yucca Valley Rotary Club, the Youth Sports Park coalition, and the Morongo Basin Historical Society.  Her businesses are members of the Chambers of Commerce of Yucca Valley, 29 Palms and Desert Hot Springs.  Cindy has been a member and a board member of the Basin Wide Foundation since 1999.
Peter Brooks
Peter Brooks is a former US Marine infantry officer and two-time Iraq War veteran based out of 29 Palms and current business leader in the water industry. Peter is the Vice President of AquaTecture, a company that is developing a portfolio of innovative water and wastewater technologies and services. Peter has a BA, MBA, and MPP all from Harvard University. Peter is a member of the Public Advisory Committee of the Hi Desert Water District and a board member the Warrior-Scholar Project, a college preparation boot camp for military veterans. Peter has a home in Flamingo Heights with his wife Lily Stockman, an artist, writer, and entrepreneur. They are expecting their first child, a girl, this May.