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BBB offers its national and local consumer services online and in person. Through our efforts, BBB helps millions of people each year.
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BBB Serving Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo Counties
P.O. Box 129 Santa Barbara, CA 93102
Monday - Thursday; 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Friday; 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Monday - Thursday; 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
1:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Friday; 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Rick Copelan President/CEO 805-963-8657
Carol Copelan Vice-President 805-963-8657
Brent Copelan Complaint Evaluation 805-963-8657 ext. 13
John Lopez IT Manager 805-963-8657 ext. 14
Nicole Nelson Arbitration Specialist 805-963-8657 ext. 15
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tom Fefer Director of Accreditation (805) 845-7812 ext. 201
Ben Spradley Accreditation Consultant (805) 845-7812 ext. 202
Amy Thompson Accreditation Consultant (805) 845-7812 ext. 204
Scott Wall Accreditation Consultant (805) 845-7812 ext. 206