Sonoma County Focus

You’d be surprised just how many people are working miracles and making magic happen in Sonoma County.  From local events to great foundations, Sonoma County Focus features in-depth interviews with the people who make Sonoma County great. Hosted by Michelle Marques.


Sonoma County Focus – 2019 Taste of Sonoma

Host Michelle Marques talks with Michael Haney, Executive Director of Sonoma County Vintners about the upcoming 2019 Taste of Sonoma on Saturday, August 31. The tasting returns to the Green Music Center at Sonoma State University with

Sonoma County Focus – 2019 Marin County Fair

Host Michelle Marques talks with Charlie Barboni, Manager of the Marin County Fair. The theme for this year’s Marin County Fair is “Over the Moon,” as it coincides with the 50th Anniversary of the Lunar Landing. Enjoy

Sonoma County Focus – Wine Country to the Rescue 2019

Host Michelle Marques talks with Joe Stewart, a captain with the Geyserville Fire Department about the upcoming Wine Country to the Rescue, a dinner dance benefit for Northern Sonoma County Firefighters. The event is on July 20

Sonoma County Focus – Friends of Trione-Annadel State Park

Host Michelle Marques welcomes guests into the studio to talk about the organization “Friends of Trione-Annadel State Park,” and their upcoming fundraiser dinner on Saturday, June 29 at the Friedman Center in Santa Rosa. Guests Dan Stamps,

Sonoma County Focus – 2019 Art at the Source

Host Michelle Marques talks with Eve Lindi, Project Manager for Art at the Source, about their 2019 Open Studios. Visit more than 100 artists during Art at the Source, a free event in western Sonoma County. Learn more

Sonoma County Focus – Sebastopol Area Senior Center

Host Michelle Marques talks with Linda Civitello, Executive Director of the Sebastopol Area Senior Center and Brian Ledig, Immediate Past President of the Board of Directors at the Sebastopol Area Senior Center about their 50th Anniversary Benefit Dance

Sonoma County Focus – 30th Annual Passport to Dry Creek Valley

Host Michelle Marques talks with Ann Peterson, Executive Director of Winegrowers of Dry Creek Valley about the sold-out 30th Annual Passport to Dry Creek Valley. Michelle and Ann also talk about the Passport on Tour series of

Sonoma County Focus – 125th Annual Luther Burbank Rose Parade and Festival

Host Michelle Marques talks with Judy Groverman Walker, Parade Manager for the 125th Annual Luther Burbank Rose Parade and Festival. The Parade and Festival are coming up on Saturday, May 18 in downtown Santa Rosa, Parade kicks

Sonoma County Focus – Sonoma Foster Care

Host Michelle Marques talks about foster care in Sonoma County with Susan Fette, CEO for TLC Child & Family Services and Meg Easter-Dawson, Program Manager for Sonoma County Family Youth and Children’s Services. There is an urgent

Sonoma County Focus – Sonoma Coast Trauma Treatment & The Survivors Guide to Life

Host Michelle Marques talks with Steve Rustad, Chair of Sonoma Coast Trauma Treatment; and Peter M. Bernstein, PhD and Jennifer Stevenson, hosts of The Survivor’s Guide to Life. Sonoma Coast Trauma Treatment provides hope and services to

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