Our Team
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Lavera Alexander
Chief Strategy Officer
Patrick Atwater
Patrick Atwater
Senior Research Analyst
Kate Bosworth
Kate Bosworth
Project Manager
Ed Coghlan
Communications Advisor
Stephanie Gerbick
Associate Director of Development
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John Guenther
Associate Director of Digital Communications
Ish Herrera
Executive Director of the California Stewardship Network
Lauren Jeglinski
Administrative Manager
Jennifer Khy
Programs Manager
Deb Kollars
Senior Policy Advisor
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DavĂ­d Loaeza
Regional Coordinator
Jennifer Lovett
Associate Director of Public Policy
James P. Mayer
Senior Fellow and President Emeritus
Madeleine McDaid
Administrative Coordinator
David Nelson
Executive Director, California Forward Action Fund
Nadine Ono
Content Advisor
Araceli Palafox
Associate Director of Programs
Fred Silva
Senior Policy Advisor Emeritus
Annalisa Siregar-Wurm
Associate Director of Regional Stewardship
Amit Thakkar
Vice President of Public Policy & Research
Veronica Villalobos Cruz
Senior Govt. Affairs Advisor
Sarah Walsh
Associate Director of Communications