OceanView Community Association 
Serving the community with a wide range of activites and services.

Meet The Board

. . . your directors and officers.

  1. Ron Gall
    Ron Gall
    President
    Ron was born and raised in Oregon. He moved to the Big Island in 2003. Ron received a BA degree from Oregon College of Education. Retired now, his career spans Law Enforcement, Court Offices, Owner/Operator of Construction & Manufacturing Company, and Co-founder of Clatsop Community Action. He became a volunteer, and still is, of the Hawaii International HOPE Foundation. In March of 2015 he became an OVCA volunteer and was elected to the position of OVCA President for 2017. Ron is married to Karen and they have 5 children, 6 grandchildren. His hobbies include golf, music, home renovations, playing cards, relaxing at the beach.
  2. Dave Anderson
    Dave Anderson
    Vice President
    Originally from Connecticut, Dave moved to the Big Island in 2007. He retired from the U.S. Navy after 22 years in the submarine service. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from Chaminade University. He subsequently worked 13 years as a civilian contractor, and 9 years as a builder and remodeler in Connecticut. Fortunate for OCVCA he has become a volunteer and applied his skills and experience in performing building maintenance for the Community Center. His volunteer efforts have also included cooking for pancake breakfasts, chief cook for several Thanksgiving dinners. Dave was elected as a 2016 Board Director, and subsequently volunteered to be the interim VP. His hobbies include woodworking and fixing just about anything broken.
  3. Paulette Frerich
    Paulette Frerich
    Treasurer
    Born in Florida, Paulette moved around a lot as a Navy brat. In 1985 she decided it was time to put down roots so came to the Big Island. Working as a bookkeeper and executive assistant in 1993, she then opened her first business and is now the owner and operator of three (3) corporations. As an OVCA volunteer she was elected to the position of Treasurer for the year 2017. Paulette has 4 children, 10 grandchildren, and 3 great grandchildren. Her bobbies include working with animals where she runs a "no kill" sanctuary locally. Additionally, she is an avid readier and enjoys gardening.
  4. Robert Jackson
    Robert Jackson
    Software Engineer
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  5. Maria Green
    Maria Green
    Software Engineer
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  6. Robert Jackson
    Robert Jackson
    CTO
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  7. Barbara Lewis
    Barbara Lewis
    Secretary
    In 1984, Barbara moved to the Big Island, where she studied elementary education at UH-Hilo for two years. She was a substitute teacher for 2 years, but in 1988 took the position as Administrative Assistant to the President of MacFarms. In 1992, she went to work for Cyanotec at NELHA working financial, personnel, and secretarial assignments until her retirement in 2011. Barbara was elected as the 2017 OVCA Secretary. She also works as an OVCA office volunteer and is currently a volunteer driver for the VA’s Disabled American Veterans van. Her hobbies include socializing with friends, gardening, and walking.
  8. Jason Parker
    Jason Parker
    Executive Director
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