Edwin Lohr

Born and raised on a farm in Iowa. Edwin moved to San Diego in 1984. He is also a volunteer with American Veterans for Equal Rights, Stonewall Citizens Patrol, San Diego Professional Tour Guide Association and various other organizations in the area.



Sean Karafin
Vice President

A recent transplant from San Francisco, new homeowner Sean works in development consulting. Sean enjoys the walkability, businesses, history, and community members of North Park.


Lynn Elliott
Board Member

Lynn is a 30-year resident of North Park who enjoys the quieter and friendlier vibe of North Park. Her background is in human services and she's interested in plants, travel, photography, and music.


Matthew Strabone
Board Member

Matt is excited to bring his invaluable legal background to bear with the NPCA as it engages with the community and helps to ensure North Park's continued improvement.



Preston Webb
Membership Chair

Originally from Dallas, Texas, Preston moved to Santa Cruz where he worked in online marketing and studied literature with an emphasis on creative writing. After enjoying the "beach bum" lifestyle long enough, he decided to move to San Diego to start a real estate career.


Vince Meehan
Mixer Chair

This native San Diegan has an extensive list of volunteer assignments including the NPCA. His experience in both art and journalism has been an asset to the board.



Bryan Tarr
Board Member

Born right here in San Diego, Bryan enjoys surfing, yoga, dancing, dining and the city's other amazing benefits. His career background is in IT; he assists real estate agents by building successful social media platforms for firms.


Niki Kalmoo
Board Member

This East Coast transplant has found a home in North Park as well as the NPCA. She is a community relation’s manager at a local no-profit and excels at social media. Niki also enjoys performing improv comedy at America’s Finest Improv Theatre in the Lafayette Hotel on El Cajon Blvd.



Eileen Gonzales
Concert Chair

Eileen is an active North Park community member who studied physics at UCSD. Her interest and dedication to our community has made her indispensable to the NPCA.