SCCFSC is seeking additional members to join our board. Board members come from a wide variety of backgrounds and share a passion for the FireSafe Council’s mission. Experience working in public service, accounting, real estate, or with non-profits is helpful but not required.

Contact us for more information at or 408-975-9591. We’d like to meet you!

Board of Directors

Dede Smullen
President; Environmental Planning Professional

James L. Wollbrinck
Director, First Vice President; Manager Security and Business Resiliency, San Jose Water Company

Kirk Shearer
Director, Second Vice President; Pacific Gas & Electric

Derek Neumann
Director, Treasurer; Field Operations Manager, Santa Clara County Open Space Authority

Shana Nelson
Director, Secretary; Insurance

Erika Ameri
Director; Realtor

Jesse Katz
Director; Croy Road Resident

Joelle Hurlston
Director; Consultant

Paul Hansen
Director; Business Executive

Sal Munoz
Director; Business Executive

Jared Lewis
Director; Environmental Planning and Natural Resources, San Jose Water Company