The La Mesa Village Association is a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization, that is made up of business owners and residents who are committed to the success of the La Mesa Village community. Through their support and dedication, the LMVA is able to provide a variety of free, community events throughout the year. The organization also allocates resources to create and maintain a positive “brand” image to the public in order to drive business to downtown La Mesa.

La Mesa Village Association Mission

To advocate for the growth and development of La Mesa Village, its businesses and associate businesses.

Meet the Officers & Board of Directors


Chair:  Theresa Favro, Amethyst Moon

Co-Chair: Wes Troy, La Mesa Lumber & Hardware

Community Liaison/Membership: Elizabeth Ranta, Ranta Consulting, Inc.

Treasurer: Pam Rader, resident

Secretary: Pam Rader, resident

Board of Directors

Director: John Bedlion, Johnny B's Burgers, Brew & Spirits

Director: Steve Clay, Postal Annex

Director: Theresa Favro, Amethyst Moon

Director: Aaron Henderson, Public Square Coffee House

Director: Michelle Huey, Pete's Place

Director: Laura Lothian, Pacific Sotheby's Realty

Director: Roz Oserin, Nainsook Framing + Art

Director: Pam Rader, resident

Director: Kirk Ranta, Ranta Consulting

Director: Deanne Ross, Act II Boutique

Director: Wes Troy, La Mesa Lumber & Hardware

There are a variety of ways to become actively involved, including BOD positions, or serving on various committees.