Staff & Board

Photo By: Anela Kopshever, NPS

Meet Our Staff

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Biret Adden

Education Director
(415) 663-1200 x 304
Julia Burke

Julia Burke

Membership Coordinator and Database Manager
(415) 663-1200 x 314

Cristobal Castañeda

Volunteer Manager
(415) 663-1200 x 307

Celeste Chavez Hernandez

Bilingual Environmental Educator
Samuel Chiriboga

Sam Chiriboga

Associate Director
(415) 663-1200 x 315
Heather Clapp

Heather Clapp

Director of Community Engagement and Philanthropy
(415) 663-1200 x 310

Francesca Dezza Parada

Bilingual Environmental Educator
Ellen Dressman

Ellen Dressman

Retail Associate
(415) 663-1200 x 309

Avani Fachon

Multimedia Storytelling Coordinator

Donna Faure

Executive Director
(415) 663-1200 x 303

Aiko Goldston

Wildlife Biological Technician

Ashley Hebert

Philanthropy Events & Stewardship Manager
(415) 663-1200 x308

Sara Lehr

Finance Director

Mariella Long

Finance & Administrative Coordinator

Michael Morales

Fisheries Lead Technician
Kai Nittenberg standing on a beach

Kai Nittenberg

Biological Science Technician – Range

Our Board