Executive Board Members

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John Veskerna


John has been involved with The Peninsula Shepherd Center for over 20 years. He was introduced to PSC by Jean Durgan who was Executive Director at the time. During his career John had many jobs with the federal government, lastly with Configuration Management. His  goal at retirement was to be a PSC volunteer driver and has done that ever since. John currently is Secretary of the PSC Board. He is very involved in his church; mainly visiting the sick, as well as, serving in many other capacities.  His hobby is gardening.  The PSC staff looks forward to the flowers he brings each week! John and his wife have two grown children and two out of town grandsons, who they love to visit.


Kimberly Platt


Kimberly is a Point Loma/Ocean Beach Native.  She raised her family in Point Loma and has been active in her support for Peninsula Shepherd Center for about a decade before she joined the board in 2018 and became Treasurer in 2019. Kimberly has more than 35 years of multi-faceted real estate experience and currently works for Willis Allen Real Estate in Point Loma. She became a Seniors Real Estate Specialist and always advocates for her clients in their real estate transactions. In her free time Kimberly and her husband enjoy spending time with their 6 grandchildren and walking their dog, Bosco.


Jean Durgan

PSC Ambassador 

Jean has been a part of PSC for almost thirty years as an employee, a volunteer and now as a participant. Jean served as Executive Director from 1992 until her retirement in 2015. She returned to PSC as a part time Activities Coordinator in 2015 to start and coordinate the monthly Lunch Bunch program and to help in the office.  She retired again in 2018 at which time she joined the PSC Board of Directors as an Ambassador at Large. In addition to her volunteer duties at PSC, Jean and her husband Bob help and participate in a variety of senior programs and activities through the community. Jean and Bob have three adult children and three grandchildren.


Rosemary C. Barnes

Interim President

Rosemary is a native of Seattle, WA and attended the University of Washington School of Nursing. She is a member of Kappa Alpha Theta sorority and Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honorary. As a Registered Nurse, Rosemary specialized in pulmonary diseases and is also a Registered Respiratory Therapist. She completed a Masters in Health Administration through Webster University and moved to San Diego to join Sharp Memorial Hospital as a Pulmonary Nurse. During her 19 years at Sharp, Rosemary worked in leadership and management positions and program development. Rosemary is a volunteer teachers assistant at Bay Park Elementary, a member of the Board of Trustees of Meals on Wheels, San Diego County and studies French. Rosemary and her husband Steve, recently celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary.

Peninsula Shepherd Center

General Board Members

Sandra Findling

Member St. Charles Borromeo


Stan Follis

Member Westminster Presbyterian Church


Kasey Hall


Membership Director Peninsula YMCA

John Pearson

Certified Public Accountant


Leslie Hudak

Member All Souls' Episcopal Church

Scott Walls

Board Mama's Kitchen

Leona Sharp

Lifetime Member of Point Loma


Assembly/P.L. Community Presbyterian Church


Janice Teixeira

Member Sacred Heart Church



Betty Wells

Member St. Peters by the Sea Lutheran Church

Jen Weck

Member Point Loma Community Presbyterian Church


Margaret Johnson

Member Westminster Presbyterian Church

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