The Arena Committee focuses on events that take place in the Arena. They also work on repairs to the Arena. Their main focuses are Western Horse Events, the Junior Horse Show, the Saddle Queen competition and the Derby.
Tillie Mann is the Arena Director.
Other Members Include:
For additional information on the Arena committee or if you would like to participate, contact the Fairgrounds at 209-736-2561 or email laurie@frogtown
The maintenance committee works with the part time staff on projects. This includes electrical and plumbing repairs. They also assist by mowing lawns and doing repairs to the facility. Tim Folendorf is the Chairman of this committee.
Other Members include:
Friends of the Fair Landscaping Committee
For more information on the Maintenance Committee, contact the Fairgrounds at
The Marketing Committee
The Marketing Committee facilitates the ads, promotions and programming at the Calaveras County Fair. The committee is chaired by Kathy Campbell. Other members include Talibah Al Rafiq, Gay Callan, Laurie Giannini and Sandie Lema.
The Frog Jump Committee
facilitates our signature event, the frog jump. Each year thousand of visitors flock to the fairgrounds to see our famous jumping Frogs. Commitee members include:
Junior Livestock Committee
Calaveras County Livestock Committee is an advisory committee to the 39th DAA Board of Directors and is a subcommittee of the Friends of the Calaveras County Fair. The committee manages the annual livestock show and auction in association with the 39th DAA and Friends of the Calaveras County Fair. The 39th DAA is the legal entity and has authority over any issue as deemed in State Rules. The CEO of the Association works closely with Chairperson of the Committee to ensure proper procedures are in place. The JLC meets 10 months of the year, the 4th Monday of the month.
Chairperson –Shawn Westberg
Vice Chairperson – Ole Gardina
Treasurer- Aldie Broglio
Secretary- Gina Nelson
The Vision 20/20 committee, led by Director Bob Trinchero is the Association's long range - strategic planning committee. The committee brings together stakeholders and community leaders to plan capital improvements at the Calaveras County Fairgrounds. Through mutual vision, respect and conversation a three year, long range plan has been developed.
Bob Trinchero - 39th DAA Director
Gay Callan - 39th DAA Director
Rob Miller - Friends of the Calaveras County Fair
Tim Folendorf - 39th DAA Board Liaison
Mario Hernandez - CalFire
Scott Behiel - Mayor, City of Angels Camp
Ron Dwelley - Calaveras County Fair Frog Jump Committee
Robert Moncada - Friends of the Calaveras County Fair
Nicki Stevens - Dignity Health Mark Twain Medical Center
Jack Garamendi - Calaveras County Supervisor
Stephen Kautz - President Ironstone Vineyards
Staci Johnston - Calaveras Chamber of Commerce
Lisa Boulton - Calaveras County Visitor's Bureau
Ole Gardina - Calaveras County Fair Junior Livestock Committee
Linda Olson - Calaveras County Junior Livestock Committee
Marybeth Ospital - California Waste Renewal Systems
Rick DiBasilio - Sheriff
Laurie Giannini - CEO
Toni Ann Fischer -Accounting Technician
Christine Thom - Vendor Coordinator
Kasey Musachia - Exhibit Coordinator
Larry Diliberto - Maintenance Supervisor
Sonny Canepa - Maintenance
Donny Becker - Maintenance
Todd Fischer - Maintenance