The Old Monterey Business Association (OMBA) is a nonprofit organization committed to enhancing and promoting the economic vitality and community spirit of Old Monterey. A certified member of the National Main Street program since 1992, the OMBA produces a local dining guide, monthly Commercial Space listings, and a Path of History brochure that guides both locals and visitors through a celebration of Monterey's exciting past.
We strive to enhance and promote the economic vitality and community spirit of Old Monterey, as well as maintaining the Downtown as a unique retail, entertainment, and commercial center for both residents and visitors of Old Monterey.
OMBA Board of Directors
Michele Pearce, Monterey Marriott
Lauren Cohen, MY Museum
Barbara Burke, Middlebury Institute of International Studies
Christy Sabdo, City of Monterey
Members at Large
|Jerry Anderson, Ventana Asset Management||Sahin Gunsel, U.S. Bank|
|John Culcasi, Rosine's Restaurant||Carolyn B. Harris, Attorney at Law|
|Ryan Lama, East Village Cafe||Ryan McCormick, Neighborhood Representative|
|Brittani Reid-Bristol, Nacho Bizness||LisAnne Sawhney, The Whisky Club|
|Ed Smith, City Council||Melissa Thoeny, Springboard|
|Franco Vasquez, Portola Hotel & Spa|
The OMBA Board of Directors Meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month from 3:30pm to 4:30pm at the OMBA office.