Melinda is a life long activist, active for issues of individual freedom and justice and the rights of women. An early Libertarian, she served at the local, state and national levels before leaving the LP in 1988 to explore the reasons for its failure.
She is the granddaughter of Arthur C. Pillsbury and founded the Arthur C. Pillsbury Foundation to restore his legacy to the world. She is the mother of six children, one deceased.
Gail is a retired professional nurse living in Arroyo Grande, California, San Luis Obispo County.
A Charter Member of the Libertarian Party she served the LPC as a candidate for Representative in Congress four times (1986, 1988, 1990 and 1996), Secretary of State in 1998 and for U.S. Senate in 2000. Lightfoot has also served the LPC as State Secretary (1989), State Chair (1990, 1995-96) and Southern Vice Chair (1993-94). In 1990 and 1996 Lightfoot signed several ballot arguments and the Party's ballot description, as state Chair of the Libertarian Party of California and as a candidate for statewide office in 1998 and 2000. She is the mother of four children.
Jillkster is an expert in social media and an entrepreneur. The mother of four she is a committed advocate for the reduction of poisons and community activism.
Marian Walker Marian is a community volunteer, now retired from a career in the business world. She is a long time advocate for the environment and children and the mother of one daughter.
Board of Advisers
Steve lost an uncle and small son to the toxic effects of insecticides while he owned an extermination business in the 70s. Expected to die himself he sought a solution, finding it in chelation therapy and sauna for expelling heavy metals from the body. He gave away the business and began looking for safe solutions, which became his business. Today he is a world renowned advocate for natural solutions and an end to the use of poisons.
Dave left a lucrative career working for Big Oil to expose them for the damage they do to people and the Earth.
Helen is the CEO of the Earth Society and has worked for peace and the environment all of her life.