YARN is composed of an Executive Committee with broad regional
representation, and assigned project working groups.
The Executive Committee currently (1999) includes:
Maynard Skinner, Chairman
Russ Hobby, UC Davis/DCAS
Tom Stallard, Yolo County Supervisor
Phillip Marler, City of Woodland
Carol Richardson, City of West Sacramento
Carlene Naylor, Yolo County Superintendent of Schools
Jim Mullen, Davis Chamber of Commerce
Rick Guidara, City of Davis
Richard Lowenberg, Davis Community Network and YARN staff person.
Additional members representing county communities, institutions
and businesses are in the process of being added.
YARN's projects and staffing have been initially supported
by the Davis Community Network (DCN); County of Yolo; Cities
of Davis, Woodland and West Sacramento; University of California
at Davis; specific program sponsors, such as Pacific Bell; and
a 1996-98 "CivNet" grant from the Corporation for Public
Additional sources of support are being developed.