Board of Directors

Santa Cruz County Bar Association Board of Directors

Each year, the Santa Cruz County Bar Association elects a Board of Directors and an Executive Committee to serve one year terms. Board members are recruited from the SCCBA membership. Those interested in serving on the Board are advised to review the SCCBA Board of Directors Expectations and Responsibilities overview. If you have any questions, please contact the SCCBA at sccbar@sbcglobal.net.

2021-2022 Board of Directors

Mark Johannessen

Mark Johannessen
President 

Law Office of Mark Johannessen
55 River St., Ste. 100
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
713-1470
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Aaron Mohammed

Aaron Mohamed
President-Elect
Brereton Law Office
1362 Pacific Ave. Ste. 220
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
426-6391; Fax: 459-8298
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Eric Nelson, SCCBA DIRECTOR

Eric John Nelson
President Emeritus
Attorney at Law
1334 Soquel Ave., Ste. B
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
558-4818; Fax: 515-5185
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Lauren Corman

Lauren Corman
Treasurer

The Corman Law Offices
740 Front St., Ste. 200
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
427-2414
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Nicolle Nelson
Secretary
Law Office of Nicolle Nelson
542 Ocean Street, Suite B
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
831.425.5828
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Lorena Peñaloza
Director at Large
UC Santa Cruz Office of Campus Counsel
1156 High Street, Kerr Hall 2nd Floor
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
459-2662
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Rick Gazipura

Rick Gazipura
Director at Large, Bench Bar Liaison
Law Office of Rick Gazipura
4665 Scotts Valley Drive
Scotts Valley, CA 95066
226-1466; Fax: 438-2812
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Danielle L. deMartino
Director at Large
WealthPLAN, PC
1960 The Alameda, Suite 185
San Jose, CA 95126
408-918-9030
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Gina Occhipinti Borasi
Director at Large
Law Office of Gina Occhipinti Borasi
Post Office Box 1478
Felton, California 95018
831-458-0502, ext. 111
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Sergio Parra
Director at Large

Fenton & Keller
Post Office Box 791
Monterey, CA 93942-0791
831-373-1241, ext. 230
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Lori King
Executive Director

SCCBA
P.O. Box 1311
Santa Cruz, CA 95061
423-5031; Fax: 423-6202
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