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Roger Durling

Stories by Roger

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Brad Nack

Talking Media Lies and Privileged White Males with the Artist Responsible for the ‘100% Reindeer Art Show’

Talking media lies and privileged white males with the artist responsible for the 100% Reindeer Art Show

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Sarah York Rubin

Talking Bandwidth and Deodorant with the Executive Director of the S.B. County Office of Arts & Culture

Talking bandwidth and deodorant with the executive director of the S.B. County Office of Arts & Culture

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The S.B. Questionnaire: John Blondell

Talking Directing and Procrastination with Westmont’s Chair of Theater Arts

Talking directing and procrastination with Westmont’s chair of theater arts

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Janet Garufis: Real-Life Wonder Woman

The Montecito Bank & Trust Chair and CEO’s Against-All-Odds Career and Life of Love

The Montecito Bank & Trust chair and CEO’s against-all-odds career and life of love.

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Carrie Hutchinson

Getting to Know the SBCC Professor and Organizer of Showing Up for Racial Justice

Getting to know the SBCC professor and organizer of Showing Up for Racial Justice

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Paul Casey

Talking Daughters and West Ham United with Santa Barbara’s City Administrator

Talking daughters and West Ham United with Santa Barbara’s city administrator

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Frank Rodriguez

Talking Justice and Jokesters with the Policy and Communications Associate for CAUSE

Talking justice and jokesters with the policy and communications associate for CAUSE

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Eric Onnen

Chatting Bootstrapping and Accountability with the Founder of Santa Barbara Airbus

Chatting bootstrapping and accountability with the founder of Santa Barbara Airbus

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Kristen Desmond

Talking Food and Kitties with the Owner of Flagstone Pantry

Talking food and kitties with the owner of Flagstone Pantry

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Lynn Brittner

Talking Georgia O’Keeffe, Margaret Mead, and More with the Head of the Santa Barbara Historical Museum

Talking Georgia O’Keeffe, Margaret Mead, and more with the head of the Santa Barbara Historical Museum

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Amy Isabella Chalker

Talking Artisan Eats, Zero-Waste Products, and Authenticity with the Creator of Isabella Gourmet Foods

Talking artisan eats, zero-waste products, and authenticity with the creator of Isabella Gourmet Foods

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Ivy Vahanian

Talking Theater, Hubris, and Tenacity with Cofounder of The Producing Unit

Talking theater, hubris, and tenacity with cofounder of The Producing Unit

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The S.B. Questionnaire: David Kim

Talking Islands, Real Estate, and Parenting with the President of SBAOR

Talking islands, real estate, and parenting with the president of SBAOR

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Michele Schneider

Talking Lemons, Sausages, and Parenthood with the Business Development Director of the Goleta Chamber of Commerce

Talking lemons, sausages, and parenthood with the business development director of the Goleta Chamber of Commerce

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Mike McGee

Talking Barbershop Quartets and Disney with the Director of Pacific Sound Chorus

The director of the Pacific Sound Chorus talks barbershop quartets and Disney.

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Jordan Killebrew

Combatting Implicit Bias with the Communications Officer of the Santa Barbara Foundation

Combatting implicit bias with the communications officer of the Santa Barbara Foundation

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Ashley Tidey

Talking Nurture, Education, and Mission with Laguna Blanca English Teacher Ashley Tidey

Talking nurture, education, and mission with Laguna Blanca English teacher Ashley Tidey

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Forrest Leichtberg

Talking Community with the Founder of the Consciousness Network

Talking community with the founder of the Consciousness Network

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Stephen Goularte

Talking Sailing, Cuisine, and Family with the Captain of 'Whisper'

Talking sailing, cuisine, and family with the captain of 'Whisper.'

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Rhonda Henderson

Talking Fiesta and the Zoo with La Presidente

Talking Fiesta and the zoo with La Presidente

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Cecily Barrie

Talking Sailing the High Seas and Running Restaurants with the Manager of Bar 29

Talking sailing the high seas and running restaurants with the manager of Bar 29

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Amy Cooper

Talking retail integrity with the owner of Plum Goods

Talking retail integrity with the owner of Plum Goods.

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SB Questionnaire: Samantha Eve

Talking cupcakes and musicals with the founder of Out of the Box Theatre Company

Talking cupcakes and musicals with the founder of Out of the Box Theatre Company.

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SB Questionnaire: Eric Phillips

Talking real estate, risk, and reward with the founder of Phillips Management

Talking real estate, risk, and reward with the founder of Phillips Management.

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The SB Questionnaire: Michael Lazarovits

Talking about removing barriers to self-reliance with the Executive Director of the Braille Institute

Talking about removing barriers to self-reliance with the Executive Director of the Braille Institute

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SB Questionnaire: Ian Cutler

Talking liquor, family, and starting a business with the founder of Cutler’s Artisan Spirits

Talking liquor, family, and starting a business with the founder of Cutler’s Artisan Spirits

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The SB Questionnaire: Diane Arnold

Talking Santa Barbara, Solstice, and Teaching with the co-owner of Mesa Books

Talking Santa Barbara, Solstice, and teaching with the co-owner of Mesa Books.

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The SB Questionnaire: Nancy McTolridge

Talking animals, visitors, and conservation with the director of the Santa Barbara Zoo

Talking animals, visitors, and conservation with the director of the Santa Barbara Zoo

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Richard Good

Talking Special Occasions and Great Memories with the General Manager of Classic Party Rentals

Talking special occasions and great memories with the general manager of Classic Party Rentals.

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The SB Questionnaire: Vince Semonsen

Talking nature, the environment, and critters with Onsite Biological Monitor Vince Semonsen

Talking nature, the environment, and critters with Onsite Biological Monitor Vince Semonsen.

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The S. B. Questionnaire: Midge Campbell-Thomas

Talking careers, communities, and managing the mortgage crisis with a Market President at Bank of America.

Talking careers, communities, and managing the mortgage crisis with a Market President at Bank of America.

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The Santa Barbara Questionnaire: Matt Kettmann

Talking Family, Hard Work, and Journalism with <em>The Independent</em>’s Senior Editor

Talking family, hard work, and journalism with The Independent’s senior editor.

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The Santa Barbara Questionnaire: Joey Benaron

Red Wing Salesman Delivers Good Boots

Red Wing Salesman delivers good boots.

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The Santa Barbara Questionnaire: Breanna O’Toole

University Club Events Director Breanna O’Toole Makes a Feast of Life

University Club Events Director Breanna O’Toole makes a feast of life

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The SB Questionnaire: Janet Reineck

Founder of World Dance for Humanity Loves Foot Rubs

Founder of World Dance for Humanity loves foot rubs

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The SB Questionnaire: Tim Cooney

Life's a Party When You Own Simply Cocktails

Life's a Party When You Own Simply Cocktails

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Ashley Salvador

Jodi House Executive Also a Doting Mother

This Jodi House executive is also a doting mother

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Rori Trovato

Chatting Yarn and Parenting with Santa Barbara’s Ice Cream Entrepreneur

Chatting yarn and parenting with Santa Barbara’s ice cream entrepreneur.

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Jennifer Zacharias

Talking Family and France with the Public Relations Expert and Owner of JZPR

Talking family and France with the public relations expert and owner of JZPR.

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The Legend of Hank Pitcher

Into the Studio and Spirit of Santa Barbara’s Painter, Professor, Athlete, and Environmentalist

Dive into the studio and spirit of Santa Barbara’s painter, professor, athlete, and environmentalist.

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The S.B. Questionnaire: James Siao

Talking Food and Fundraising-by-Bike with the Chef of Finch & Fork in the Canary Hotel

Talking food and fundraising-by-bike with the chef of Finch & Fork in the Canary Hotel.

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Victoria Juarez

Talking Mentorship and Opportunity with the Executive Director of Girls Inc. of Carpinteria

Talking mentorship and opportunity with the executive director of Girls Inc. of Carpinteria.

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Sara Caputo

Talking Efficiency, Implementation, and Goals with the Workflow Expert and Coach

Talking efficiency, implementation, and goals with the workflow expert and coach.

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Amy DiGregorio

Talking Hard Work and Creativity with the Handbag and Jewelry Designer

Talking hard work and creativity with the handbag and jewelry designer.

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Barbara Hirsch

Chatting Music and Yoga with the Multitasking Business Owner and Recording Engineer

Chatting music and yoga with the multitasking business owner and recording engineer.

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Laurence Hauben

Chatting Food and Ingredients with the Chef, Writer, and Owner of Market Forays

Chatting food and ingredients with the chef, writer, and owner of Market Forays.

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Lorraine Rowden Neenan

Talking Early Education with the Director of Children’s Services for the CAC

Talking early education with the director of children’s services for the Community Action Commission.

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Steve Ortiz

Talking Community with the President of the United Way of Santa Barbara County

Talking community with the president of the United Way of Santa Barbara County.

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Ken Saxon

Talking Nonprofit Success and Self-Care with the Creator of Leadership From Within

Talking nonprofit success and self-care with the creator of Leadership From Within.

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The S.B. Questionnaire: Paul Wellman

Talking Pictures Big and Small with The Independent’s Photographer

Talking pictures big and small with The Independent’s longtime photographer.

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