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Our Staff

Percy Anderson

Civic Engagement Associate

Zoe Barker

Lands & Water Advocate

Arturo Castillo

Director of Culture & Equity

Hayden Cuffman

Program Associate

Cloe Dickson

Communications Manager

Demis Foster

Chief Executive Officer

Michael Jensen

Communications Specialist

Samantha Kao

Climate & Energy Director

Liz Lee

Vice President of Philanthropy

Stéphanie Lefebvre

Business Administration Manager 

John Martinez

Campaigns & Civic Engagement Director

Doug Meiklejohn

Water Quality & Land Restoration Advocate

Gina Montoya

Community Membership Manager  

Greg Peters

Vice President of Programs

Steven Romero

Chief Financial Officer

Jeff Sims

Content Manager

Molly Taylor

Chief Operating Officer

Our Board

David Cantor

Board Treasurer

Chris Ford

Board Director

Mary A. Laraia

Board President

Noah Long

Board Director

Larry McDaniel

Board Director

Gary Oakley

Board Vice President

Nadine Padilla

Board Director

Charles de Saillan

Board Director

Oriana Sandoval

Board Director

Gill Sorg

Board Secretary

Our Consultants

Staci Golar

Special Projects Consultant

Everette Hill


Alex Ingham

Policy Analyst

Jon Lipshutz

Legislative and Electoral Consultant

Jason Thompson


John Thompson


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