Staff

Catherine Martineau (she/her)
Executive Director

Bria Blitch (she/her)
Tree Programs Manager

Maya Briones (she/her)
Advocacy Associate

Natalie Brubaker (she/her)
Director of Special Projects

Christie Galitsky (she/her)
Senior Director of Programs

Laura Gronek (she/her)
Communications Manager

Lily Heidger (she/her)
AmeriCorps VISTA Member

Maika Horjus (she/her)
Senior Development Specialist

Juanita Ibarra (she/her/ella)
Youth Programs Coordinator

Aubrey Knier (she/her)
Tree Care Coordinator

Paul LaVallee (he/him)
Environmental Educator

Beth May (she/her)
Director of Philanthropy

Shannon McDonald (she/her)
Operations Director

Arlene Nuñez García (she/they/them)
Community Forestry Coordinator

Indira Selvakumaraswamy (she/her)
Volunteer Engagement Manager

Karina Soria Mendoza (she/her/ella)
Operations Manager

Gabrielle Trudeau (she/her)
Community Forestry Coordinator

Evany Wang (she/her)
Community Forestry Coordinator

Vanessa Wyns (she/her)
Education Director

 

2022 Fall Teen Urban Foresters

 

Paco Arreola
Teen Urban Forester

Miguel Baez
Teen Urban Forester

Edgar Bustos (he/him)
Teen Urban Forester

Joshua Bustos
Teen Urban Forester

Mia Contreras
Teen Urban Forester

Tommy Delgado
Teen Urban Forester

Briyana Edwards
Teen Urban Forester

Angel Fernandez
Teen Urban Forester

JoJo Flores
Teen Urban Forester

Bethzy Garcia
Teen Urban Forester

Martin Gomez Lopez
Teen Urban Forester

Christopher Kaage
Teen Urban Forester

Keiki Leni
Teen Urban Forester

Jeremy Lopez (he/him)
Teen Urban Forester

Adrian Maciel
Teen Urban Forester

Jose Yopihua
Teen Urban Forester

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