Vicky Carlson, President and CEO of LEAD San Diego, has joined the Del Mar-based San Diego Film Foundation’s Board of Directors. Vicky will serve as the chief financial officer and secretary for the foundation. As the CFO of the San Diego Film Foundation Board, she will develop financial strategies and oversee fundraising efforts to support the San Diego Film Festival and future filmmaking efforts. “Vicky’s years of experience in business and management will contribute an important range of expertise to our board of directors,” said Dale Strack, President and CEO of the San Diego Film Foundation. “She will help us put the San Diego Film Festival on the map, and promote our reputation as a film-friendly county.”

Vicky has served on the board of Voices for Children and on The Women’s Conference. She has been honored by the Greater San Diego Business Development Council and received the Athena Pinnacle Award from UC San Diego’s Rady School of Management.