The California Alpaca Breeders Association. Since 1989. Affiliate Member of AOA

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Upcoming Events


Open Ranch - Alpaca Farm Days

It's Fun and it's FREE! Saturday, September 29, 2018 10 AM to 4 PM Join us for our 8th annual ... Details >


National Alpaca Farm Day - Tours and Gift Shop

10am-4pm Come join in the fun! We are open for ranch tours and fiber art demo's throughout the d... Details >


National Alpaca Farm Days - Open House!

Celebrating National Alpaca Farm Days at our annual Open House. We'll be open from 10AM to 3PM both ... Details >

Calpaca Board

Previous Directors  |  Job Openings/Descriptions

Board of Directors

President Charlene Schmid

Integrity Alpacas & Fiber Vacaville, CA
Vice President
Maureen Macedo

Macedo's Mini Acre Turlock, CA

Secretary Dianna Jordan

Alpacas of Somerset Farm Somerset, CA
Treasurer Tracy DiPippo

Angel Dreams Alpacas Grass Valley, CA 805-432-9344
Director At Large Darcy Phillips
Rare Gem Alpacas
Hemet, CA


Other Contacts

Membership Chair Linda Cline C-Line Alpaca Ranch Vacaville, CA 805-218-1171
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Connection Newsletter Editor L'illette Vasquez L'illy Llamas
Connection Info

Previous Directors

Retired 2014
Laurie Findlay
Alpacas of El Dorado Somerset, CA 530-355-4200
Retired 2014
Phyl Clempson
Alpaca Reserve of Napa Valley Napa, CA 707-265-0989
Retired 2013 Joyce Judy  Alpacas del Oeste Pittsburg, CA 925-698-7293
Retired 2013 Deb Galway  Menagerie Hills Ranch Vacaville, CA 707-290-7915
Retired 2012 Dennis Rabe 101 Alpacas Ranch Prunedale, CA 831- 663-2684
Retired 2012 Dave Scroggins Colusa Riverside Alpacas Colusa, CA 530-458-4022
Retired 2011 Jack Jordan Alpacas of Somerset Farm Somerset, CA 530-620-6033
Retired 2010 Tom Petersen Alpacas All Around Loomis, CA 916-660-1918
Retired 2010 Dale Davis Derwydd Alpacas Esparto, CA 530-795-9512
Retired 2009 Bonnie Potter Fair Winds Alpacas Auburn, CA 530-823-2820
Retired 2008 Joan Clappier Opus Two Alpacas Grass Valley, CA 530-346-7157
Retired 2008 Kay Rodriguez Lazy K Ranch Reno, NV 775-970-5155
Retired 2007 Bruce Nelson Ahh Sweet Alpacas Vacaville, CA 707-448-9157
Retired 2007 Rick Brady Oak Valley Alpacas Valley Springs, CA 209-772-3906
Retired 2005 Donna Pointer Skyhawk Ranch Alpacas Vacaville, CA 707-449-8747
Retired 2004 Gary Bergeron Bergeron Alpaca Ranch Elk Grove, CA 916-681-8134
Retired 2004 David Lee Almond Valley Ranch Escalon, CA 209-838-1123
Retired 2004 Michael Scott Camanche Ranch Alpacas Ione, CA 209-274-0858

Job Openings/Descriptions

Job Openings


Job Descriptions

The following generic Job Descriptions describe the requirements and responsibilities of paid positions for Calpaca. Specific versions may be issued for specific events to include details, such as dates, etc.