After moving to the States, Farrah and Rick opened their printing company, CDS Printing, in Carlsbad and the business became a platform for Farrah’s charitable work and commitment to the future of our country.
In addition to her work at Tri-City Medical Center, Farrah Douglas currently serves as Carlsbad City Council Member. She was elected in November 2010 with the highest number of votes any Council or Mayoral candidate has ever received in Carlsbad to date. She is the first immigrant to have been elected as a Council Member in Carlsbad.
She has also served as the Chairwoman of Carlsbad’s Planning Commission, Chair woman of the Board for Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce, the president of Carlsbad Hi-Noon Rotary Foundation Board and the President of “5 Women Who Care,” dedicated to the protection of women’s and children’s rights globally.
Other Boards Farrah has served or is serving on include:
Cal State University in San Marcos, Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce, Casa de Amparo, Carlsbad Charitable Foundation, Aviara Community Fund, Carlsbad Library and Arts Foundation, The Boys and Girls Clubs of Carlsbad and many others.
Farrah and her husband, Rick, have been married 37 years. Their son, Kevin, is an attorney working in the entertainment industry in Holly Wood. He is married to his college sweetheart, Kelly, who is also an attorney.
Farrah is the 2009 recipient of the San Diego Business Journal’s “Women Who Mean Business” Award.