Our Board of Directors

President – Currently  Vacant Position

Vice President – Mark Roberts

mark Mark and his wife Beth moved to Rio Vista eight years ago after 22 years living in Bay Point.   They have four boys all grown, two of which graduated from Rio Vista High School.  The couple moved here to Rio Vista to be closer to the church and youth group they were helping with.Mark is a Navy veteran and has been working with and reaching out to young people through various church youth ministries for over 15 years.   He is currently part of the staff at Lighthouse Ministries here in Rio Vista where he also plays bass and the harmonica.  Some of his hobbies include woodworking, RC planes and cars and riding motorcycles just to name a few.


Secretary, Co-Treasurer/Founder – Hope Cohn


Hope, RV Youth Services Founder. Hope is currently a one on one Teacher’s Aide for the RDUSD at D.H. White for  Special Needs Students.
Hope has been a resident of Rio Vista since 2006 after moving here from Pleasant Hill. Hope along with her husband Brent are currently active in many youth organizations.  When she moved to Rio Vista she recognized the definite need to create programs for the youth and teens of Rio Vista and formed the Rio Vista Youth Services Charity and the RV Youth Center.   Hope and Brent have ten grown children between them.  Hope and Brent have been running the Youth Center for many years and will continue to do so.


Treasurer/Founder – Brent J. Cohn


Brent J. Cohn, RV Youth Services Founder.  Brent is an IT consultant for the City of Rio Vista, Webmaster for many non-profits, Past President of RV Chamber of Commerce, 2007-2008 Bass Festival Chairperson, Past Treasurer of the RV Public Safety Alliance, Past RV Planning Commissioner, and Past Board Member of many Trilogy Committees.  Brent has been a crucial part of getting the Youth Center up and running again for the Youth and Teens of Rio Vista and the Delta Area. He is active in many other Youth Organizations in Rio Vista.  Brent has created and maintains many of the towns non-profit websites.  Brent and his wife Hope being the founders of  Rio Vista Youth Services have had many challenges, including getting the Skate Park designed and finally, built.  They  believe in their dreams for the children and their futures.