Thea Palencia

Thea Palencia

Thea Palencia is a Director and third-generation Fiesta board member for Old Spanish Days, Inc., having served on the board since January 2015. Thea has had the honor of being Co-Chair of Las Noches de Ronda and Tardes de Ronda since 2015, in addition to being the Director of the OSD Californio Canto~Baile History and Arts Education Outreach Program. The pilot program was extremely successful in 2011 and 2012, on hiatus from 2013-2016, and is in the development phase for the 2017-2018 academic year. Ms. Palencia’s contributions for the 2017 Fiesta season include serving as Co-Chair of Las Noches de Ronda and Tardes de Ronda, in addition to participation on the following committees: Spirit of Fiesta Pre-Audition and Competition, Fiesta Pequeña, Recruitment, Grants, and Parade Awards.