Board of Directors

Board Mission Statement: The Mountain Stream Board of Directors in collaboration with the Teachers and Executive Director, undertakes the role of providing leadership that reflects the purpose, vision and values of this organization. The Board commits to a shared responsibility to serve the needs of the Sangha ( spiritual community), and all beings, now and for future generations.

The community is welcome to attend board meetings to learn more about Mountain Stream Meditation and our facility the Nevada City Insight Center.

Meetings are once a month, usually on Sunday evenings, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Location is at the Nevada City Insight Center (710 Zion St, Nevada City), but is subject to change. Please call (530-265-6111) or check the schedule below.

To receive monthly board meeting minutes by email, or if you have questions or comments please email the Executive Director Marcia Craighead: 

All committees serve under the direction of the Executive Director, the Board of Directors and the Teacher Committee. To become a committee member is a great way to contribute to our community!

Read a letter from our Board President, Russ Jones

Board Meeting Dates (at Nevada City Insight Center, 710 Zion St., Nevada City), usually on Sundays at 5 pm.

Please call 530-265-6111 or email Marcia Craighead, Executive Director, for more information.

Board meetings are open to the community. For meeting dates please contact the Mountain Stream office.  

Board of Directors
(Elected October, 2017, for a term of one year)

Guiding Teacher
John M. Travis

Board President
Russ Jones

Julie Chiarelli

Mary Helen Fein

2017 - 2018 Board Members
Maeve Hassett
Ann Dondro
Steve Solinsky
Members of the Board of Directors do not receive monetary compensation for their service as board members.

Mountain Stream Meditation Committees & Contact Information

Committee Name and Contact Person
CYIAC ("Center Yogis In Action Committee" volunteering)
Jen Scott, Outreach & Volunteer Coordinator

Julie Chiarelli

Marcia Craighead, Juanita Bratton &  Jen Scott

Maeve Hassett, Mary Helen Fein

Mt Stream Executive Director
Marcia Craighead