Tim Callicrate is a business owner and full-time, year-round resident since June of 1985, having moved from his hometown of Portland, Oregon where he earned his BS in Communications Management from the University of Portland. Tim has been a professional pianist/vocalist for over 35 years. He was the staff pianist at the Hyatt’s Lone Eagle Grille, Hugo’s and more recently Martis Camp, and now serves as the Director of Music at St. Francis Catholic Church. Tim has also been a volunteer Docent for 18 years at the Thunderbird Lodge. Always a believer in higher education, Tim attended Sierra Nevada University and earned a second BS in Entrepreneurship and a MA in Teaching in 2006.
Tim had previously served on the Board of Trustees in 1997 - 2000. Tim is currently serving his third term as IVGID Trustee after being re-elected in 2018, and his term will expire in 2022.
Matthew Dent was born in Watsonville, California and moved to Nevada with his wife Tara in 2007. He earned a B.S. in Construction Management from CSU, Chico and a M.B.A. from the University of Nevada, Reno. Matthew and Tara have a 18mo old son who enjoys daily walks to the beach and parks. They also enjoy spending time with friends, boating, skiing, and golfing. Matthew has collaborated with many local, state, and federal agencies while serving on executive teams for complex heavy civil, residential, and commercial construction projects with a value exceeding half a billion dollars. Prior to joining the construction industry, Matthew spent 10 years within customer service while working in hotels and restaurants.
He has represented IVGID as Board Member for the Nevada League of Cities since 2015. Matthew was appointed to the IVGID Board in September 2015, and elected in November 2016 to serve through 2020.
Sara Schmitz grew up in a small town in the Upper Midwest where she learned the value of community spirit and civic engagement. During her career as an Information Technology Executive, she led a team of 45 project managers and oversaw over $20M of projects. After moving from Minnesota to Danville, California in 2006, she embarked on a second career as a Realtor. At the same time she became actively involved with the local chamber of commerce as well as town, county, and state government. Sara and her husband spent their honeymoon in Tahoe and have been returning ever since. Since moving to the Incline Village/Crystal Bay community full time, she has volunteered with the elementary school’s Read With Me program and the Boys & Girls Club. She’s also a part-time ski instructor and Washoe County Citizens Advisory Board (CAB) alternate member.
Sara was appointed to the IVGID Board in January 2020 by the Washoe County Commissioners to serve through 2020.
Kendra Wong earned an M.B.A. from Arizona State University and a B.S. in Economics from UC Davis, where she also minored in Communication. She began her professional career with PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP in their audit practice. Kendra has experience in the ski resort, medical device, pharmaceutical, and power industries and maintains an active CPA license in California. Kendra has extensive experience in general ledger accounting, SEC reporting, and SOX audits. Kendra is a Professor Emeritus at Sierra Nevada University. Kendra was recognized as an outstanding professor and advisor in the decade she spent at Sierra Nevada University. Kendra is an avid skier during the winter and enjoys running, hiking, and biking during the summer.
Ms. Wong is serving her second term on the IVGID Board of Trustees after being re-elected in 2018, and her term expires in 2022.
Peter Morris is a Realtor at Chase International Real Estate in Incline Village where he thoroughly enjoys helping people find their perfect home in our incredible community as well as helping them understand and get the very best out of the world-class recreational opportunities unique to IVGID. Peter was born and raised in England and immigrated to the US 27 years ago, ultimately settling in Tahoe in 2005. For the significant part of his corporate career he worked for major high-tech corporations where he traveled extensively within North America, Europe and South East Asia. He has also been involved in starting numerous new companies. An avid sportsman, Peter was a rugby player for most of his adult life. These days he is a passionate skier, snowboarder and mountain biker – and it was in pursuit of the perfect combination of a snow and summer lifestyle that inspired his move to Lake Tahoe. Peter is a very dedicated father with one young teenage daughter, two adult children and four grandchildren. Peter is also passionate about the arts, and thoroughly enjoys being a part of our local Incline Follies’ productions. He is also a Board Member of Truckee Community Theater.
Peter was elected to serve a 4-year term on the Board of Trustees in 2016.