9902 Sulphur Mountain Road
Ojai, CA 93023-9375

Phone: 805-640-0000


Wednesday-Sunday: Noon to 5:00 p.m.
Monday & Tuesday: Closed


Buzz & Ginger Glasky


Sam Ervin, Preident
Ron Holsey, Vice President
Ursula Reinhart, Treasurer
Jim Whitson, Director
Richard Mannis, Director


Margaret Magnus, Secretary

9902 Sulphur Mountain Rd
Ojai, CA, 93023
United States

(805) 640-0000

How to Apply to Be a Caretaker


To determine your level of interest and your match with the requirements and duties of being a Manager/ Caretaker at Meher Mount, it is suggested that you:

  • Discuss the position and ask questions with Sam Ervin, Chairman of the Board of Directors, at 562-498-0883 or
  • Tour the property and facilities to get an overview of the job duties and requirements.  To set up an appointment with the current Manager/Caretakers, contact Samantha or Leslie Bridger at or 805-640-0000 to arrange your visit.  Also, plan to tour the area to see the surrounding community and environment during your visit.
  • Submit a written statement answering the following questions for each adult in your family:
    • Why does this opportunity appeal to you and fit this stage in your life?
    • What are your skills and background and how do they apply to the duties as you see them?
    • What other professional and personal experience do you feel is relevant?
    • What is your relationship to Meher Baba centers and activities?  
    • What is your current profession and time availability to fulfill the responsibilities of Meher Mount?
  • Send this statement to the Recruitment Committee, c/o Sam Ervin at  
  • Volunteer to be temporary caretakers for a weekend with a critical eye to what life might be like living here on a longer term, day-to-day basis.