About Us

The Old Mission San Luis Rey Historic Foundation is a non-profit organization that is committed to the restoration and restoration of the historic Mission.

The mission of our foundation is to:

  • Support the maintenance, preservation, restoration and historic enhancement of the physical structures of Old Mission San Luis Rey de Francia located in Oceanside, California.
  • Provided educational programs that promote the greater understanding of the California Mission system and the role that the individual missions play in the history of California and the local community.

Board of Directors


Joe Bear


Mike McCarthy


Lynette Owens

At Large Directors

  • Mary Steiger
  • Mary Gleisberg
  • Mel Vernon
  • Bruce Seymour
  • Chuck Ward
  • Bonnie Hanlon
  • Judy Reimer