Board of Directors

Board MemberTitle
Howard HarrisPresident
Drew MercyVice President
Deana WardDirector
Ron EmardDirector
Sandy SmithDirector
Newton CheletteDirector
Mark TrothDirector
Gus CamachoDirector
Angie HughesDirector
Gary Van DamDirector
Debbie DinoDirector

Mission Statement
To serve as a well managed, safe, multi-purpose, year-round facility which meets the diverse educational and entertainment needs of the residents and families of the Antelope Valley and surrounding communities. The Antelope Valley Fair Association will be innovative in planning and growth while protecting the public’s investment, maintaining sensitivity to our environment and preserving and caring for our agricultural heritage while creating new cultural traditions.

Board of Directors Agendas
The Antelope Valley Fair Association (AVFA) Board of Directors meet on the 4th Thursday of every month (with the exception of holidays) at 5:00 p.m in the A.V. Fair Administration office (2551 W. Ave. H., Ste. 102, Lancaster, CA 93536). Should you have a question regarding the meeting time, call the Admin. office at (661) 948-6060, M-F, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (excluding holidays).

Antelope Valley Fair Association
Terms expire December 31st of the current year. We currently have eleven directors with rotating four year terms. Appointments are announced annually at the November meeting. Applications will be kept on file for a period of one year from the date of receipt. We accept applications year round. Click HERE to apply.

The Director’s coffee session will be held every other Thursday at 7:30 a.m.
The Director’s soda session will be held every 3rd Thursday at 5:00 p.m.

Click on the link below to access previous board meeting minutes.