Bob Benton

President & CEO

Arnie Wishnick

Past President

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Originally from Chicago, Arnie fell in love with the Palisades and has been a part of the community for over 35 years. He was married for 40 years to a wonderful community activist, the late Cathie Wishnick.

For 12 years Arnie served as the town’s movie critic and wrote the movie reviews for the Palisadian-Post.

He has been very involved with the community. Some of his accomplishments are:

• Vice-President of 2 former Pacific Palisades Savings and Loan associations:

Southern California Savings (now the site of US Bank) & Gibraltar Savings (now the site of CitiBank)

• Past President of the:

Optimist Club of Pacific Palisades
Palisades Americanism Parade Association (P.A.P.A.)
Pacific Palisades Chamber of Commerce

• Past Sparkplug of the Year (1980)

• Pacific Palisades Lions Club Citizen of the Year (1984)

• Current Palisades P.R.I.D.E. Treasurer

• Serving currently for over 30 years on the:

Teen Contest Committee
Village Green Committee

• He served as Executive Director of the Pacific Palisades Chamber of Commerce from 1993-2018.