A TRIBUTE TO JANE BOECKMANN,
FERNANDO’S FIRST WOMAN HONOREE (1986)
Fernando Award recipient Jane Boeckmann passed away on April 28, 2021. Jane left a legacy in our Valley through her philanthropic and volunteer efforts over many decades. “Her civic leadership and community service truly has made the San Fernando Valley a better place to live. Her devotion to our local area is a perfect example of what the Fernando Award is all about,” said Fernando Award Foundation co-chairs Mark Levinson and Pegi Matsuda on behalf of the Board of Directors. The Valley has lost one of its biggest supporters but her accomplishments will last forever. Read about Jane’s extraordinary life in this tribute courtesy of Galpin Motors, which Jane along with her husband Bert helped build into an auto empire.