Here are a few images from yesterday’s auction. Captions are below the pictures.
The volunteers, aka the people who made this event really happen.
Front l.-r. – Simone Aker, Office Manager Chris Wasserbach, Executive Director Nancy Budd, Docent Pat Addleman, Nora Valleau.
Back l.-r. – Docent Bob Aker, Trustee Doug Steakley, Docent Jim Messer, Docent Abby Pfeiffer, Docent Cile Messer, Docent Ryan Keck, Jeanne Marino, Eduardo Fujii, Chester Ng, Trustee Richard Cannon, Workshop Coordinator Michael Humm, Jackie Steakley, Greg Weeks, Docent Bill Coggin.
Our cashiers. This is one of the most important jobs, in that these people not only register you for the auction, they are responsible for checking you out and sending you on your way with your photographs in time to make your dinner reservation. This year the checkout logistics were exemplary.
L-R – Nora Valleau, Office Manager Chris Wasserbach, Jeanne Marino, and Docent Abby Pfeiffer.
Nancy Budd, our Executive Director and the person who planned, organized, and managed the nuts and bolts of the auction, with Richard Cannon, Trustee and auction volunteer.
Some socializing during the silent auction.
Donating photographers Eduardo Fuji and Chester Ng, and Kelly Crampton.
Bob Kolbrener, donating photographer, and Stephen Schulte
Doug Steakley, Auction Committee Chair, Sally Aberg, Richard Cannon, David Bayles (Trustee), Robin Robinson (past Trustee).
Tracy Morrison, our auctioneer, did a spectacular job with the live auction. Here she is auctioning off a Friends of Photography portfolio.