Board of Directors

Marsha Berlinski


Marsha is the Vice President of Real Estate lending at KeyPoint Credit Union in Santa Clara. Ms. Berlinski has been in the lending industry for over 37 years. Her understanding of the Real Estate Industry and local market are second to none. Her community service includes serving as Chairman of the Board of Directors for the San Martin Chamber of Commerce, Marsha also donates her time to educate the general public at monthly financial seminars and was very active in with the Rotary Club of Milpitas. Marsha’s financial expertise will be invaluable to Balanced Access.

Marilyn Librers

Vice President

Marilyn resides in Morgan Hill and has a long history of community service including over 8 years as a City of Morgan Hill Council Member. Ms. Librers was the Executive Director of the Alphonse J. Pauchon Research Foundation for over 9 years and is currently the President of China Silicon Valley Association. She is retired from the Mt. Madonna YMCA. Marilyn is a member of the Rotary Club of Morgan Hill and serves on the board of directors for two local nonprofits. She is an appointed Santa Clara County Commissioner for District 1 which includes all of South Santa Clara County. Marilyn’s acumen for community service and her knowledge of the local and county governments will be a huge asset to Balanced Access.

Phil Esparza


(Bio coming soon!)

Tracy Newquist


(Bio coming soon!)

Elise Brentnall

Founder, Director

Elise is the Founder of Balanced Access and is the President and Chief Operations Officer at South Valley Internet Incorporated. Elise has over 20 years of experience in the technology sector and over 18 years specializing in Telecom. Elise joined SVI in 2002. Prior to joining the company Ms. Brentnall honed her business skills at various technology companies including Sun Microsystems. She was also a founding member and part of the Executive team at Eclectic Search Inc. Elise is a member of the Morgan Hill Rotary Club, a graduate of Leadership Morgan Hill, Class of 2004 and is currently on the board of the California ISP Association where she holds the title of Treasurer. Elise has also been elected to her second, 2-year term as a Board Member and Secretary for FISPA, the only nationwide ISP Industry Association. Elise received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management from Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania where she swam and played Water Polo. Elise’s knowledge of ISP’s, her industry and vendor contacts and expertise in the deployment of Copper, Fiber and Wireless Networks and her passion for community service make her an asset and valued member of the Balanced Access team.