Board of Directors

Board of Directors 2017-08-28T15:41:43+00:00

Annette Gelinas, Marketing Director, Presidio Bank

Board President
Annette Gelinas has vast experience in marketing, advertising, branding, sales, investor relations, meetings & event planning, crisis planning, and communications. Over nearly three decades she has managed marketing communications, produced educational training videos, directed the production of award-winning annual reports, and led the rebranding of corporations. She has passionately served a wide variety of community and philanthropic organizations, including Habitat for Humanity, the Ruth Bancroft Garden, Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce, Monument Crisis Center, and the Bay Area Council.

Ellen Fair

Vice President

Matthew Gasparich

Matthew Gasparich is Director of Corporate Development at DMG Entertainment, where he sources and evaluates acquisition, investment, and partnership opportunities, along with driving internal strategic development initiatives. Prior to this he was Senior Manager of Corporate Business Development at Relativity Media, where he worked on the investment and financing of numerous films, including Immortals, Limitless, and The Fighter. Matthew began his career at UBS Investment Bank doing M&A advisory. He holds a Master’s of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University and a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration from the University of Southern California, along with a minor in Jazz Studies from USC’s Thornton School of Music.

George Grimaldi

Robyn Shore

Robyn Shore began her career in real estate in the late 90’s. She spent several years buying, rehabbing, and selling foreclosures in the Phoenix, Arizona area.  After closing 76 homes in one year she received the coveted Presidents Round Table Award in 2000.  She later relocated to Northern California where she launched a high end  line of handbags and accessories and successfully marketed them to boutiques.
Robyn is an active advocate for many social causes both locally and globally.  She is very passionate about supporting and facilitating the education of disadvantaged women. She is currently involved with  Woman for Women, Women’s Earth Alliance, and Music Heals International. Robyn has supported 19 women through their vocational training in Africa.  Locally, Robyn has organized teams of teenagers to do annual room renovations for Homeward Bound Homeless Shelter providing safe and comfortable housing for families in crisis in the Bay area.