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PARTICIPANTS IN THE 2019 EMERGING LEADERS PROGRAM

Alicia Jimenez
Storyteller Children’s Center

Ana Rico
COAST

Andrew Clinard
Quail Springs Permaculture

Arianna Castellanos
CenCal Health

Daniel Ramirez
La Casa de la Raza

Deanna Vallejo
Santa Barbara Foundation

Kara Hornbuckle
Sansum Diabetes Research Institute

Kate MacNaughton
Women’s Economic Ventures

Kathryn Cherkas
Friendship Center

Kristina Lauterio
Easy Lift Transportation

Lisa Skvarla
Foodbank of Santa Barbara County

Max Rorty
Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics

Nicole Jones
Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara

Rachel Van Mullem
County of Santa Barbara

Rick Wayman
Nuclear Age Peace Foundation

Rosalinda Ruiz
Girls Inc. of Greater Santa Barbara

Samir Rai
Direct Relief

Sydney Casler
CALM

Teri Creath
Santa Maria Valley Humane Society

Will Fuller
Family Service Agency

EMERGING LEADERS PROGRAM ALUMNI

Elizabeth Adams (2018)
Partners in Education

Natalia Alarcon (2017)
Family Service Agency

Naj Alikhan (2015)
Emmada Psychology

Valerie Amador (2015)
CASA of Santa Barbara County

Rebecca Anderson (2013)
Ganna Walska Lotusland

Cesar Arroyo (2015)
Community Action Commission

Sara Bazan (2013)
Coach

Lacey Baldiviez (2018)
Foodbank of Santa Barbara County

Magdalena Berumen (2013)
Foodbank of Santa Barbara County

Nicole Biergiel (2013)
City of Santa Barbara

Megan Birney (2013)
Unite to Light

Lucille Boss (2016)
Santa Barbara City College Foundation

Charla Bregante (2018)
Housing Authority City of Santa Barbara

Joshua Canada (2017)
Azusa Pacific University

Emily Casarez (2018)
Lompoc Valley Community Healthcare Organization

Susan Cass (2018)
Braille Institute of America

Rubi Castellanos (2018)
Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara

Maria Caudillo (2018)
Santa Barbara Foundation

Michael Chiacos (2013)
Community Environmental Council

Kimberly Coley (2013)
American Red Cross

Lindsay Cortina (2017)
Sansum Clinic

Ashley Costa (2014)
Lompoc Valley Community Healthcare Organization

Ann Cowell (2015)
Vertical Change

Chelsea Duffy (2016)
Partners in Education

Ashleigh Erving (2016)
Family Service Agency

Gina Fischer (2015)
Third District Supervisor Joan Hartman

Eric Friedman (2014)
Santa Barbara City Council

Andrea Gallardo (2016)
UCSB Office of Admissions

Eder Gaona-Macedo (2016)
Future Leaders of America

Adolfo Garcia (2013)
CALM

Julissa Garcia (2015)
Santa Barbara City College

Vicente Garcia, Jr. (2017)
CALM

Misha Garrison (2016)
Sixth & I

Ken Gates (2014)
Wilderness Youth Project / REACH

Mauricio Gomez (2017)
South Coast Habitat Restoration

Amanda Graves (2018)

Cameron Gray (2017)
Community Environmental Council

Alejandra Gutierrez (2017)
Santa Barbara Unified School District

Elizabeth Hahn (2015)
Isla Vista Youth Projects

Nonie Hamilton (2017)
UCSB Capps Center

Anthony Hickling (2018)
Wilderness Youth Project

Dylan Houck (2018)
Dyve Biosciences

Melissa Howard (2014)
Diametric Data Systems

Aaron Johnson (2014)
Community Action Commission (CAC)

Joey Juhasz-Lukomski (2016)
BikeVentura

Lindsay Johnson (2015)
Explore Ecology

Rachel Johnson (2017)
Foundation for SBCC

Molly Kemper (2015)
Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara

Jordan Killebrew (2017)
Santa Barbara Foundation

Kate Kurlas (2018)
Santa Barbara Symphony

Julia Lara (2017)
Foodbank of Santa Barbara County

Jefferson Litten (2015)
Third District Supervisor Joan Hartman

John Lofthus (2013)
UCSB Graduate Division

Ashlyn McCague (2014)
CALM

Andrew McGowan (2018)
CALM

Michelle Marland (2014)
Catholic Relief Services

Alma Marquez (2015)
Santa Maria Valley Youth and Family Center

Eduardo Mendoza (2015)
Direct Relief

Gabriela Macias-Mota (2018)
Future Leaders of America, Inc.

Tim Molloy (2016)
Santa Barbara Rescue Mission

Clarissa Montenegro Uhl (2017)
Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara

Zahra Nahar-Moore (2014)
Direct Relief

Brittany Napier (2017)
Santa Barbara Foundation

James Nichols (2013)
Foodbank of Santa Barbara County

Mari Ortega-Garcia (2016)
First 5 Santa Barbara County

Casey O’Toole (2014)
O’Toole Realty

Annabel Padilla (2018)
Girls Inc. of Greater Santa Barbara

Elisa Pardo (2018)
Community Action Commission

Jason Patton (2014)

Juan Pimentel (2013)
Isla Vista Youth Projects

Karin Powers (2018)
North County Rape Crisis and Child Protection Center

Deise Ponce Capristo (2015)
CALM

Marjan Riazi (2015)

Hannah Rael (2014)
ShelterBox

Alice Redit (2014)
Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara / 2nd Story Associates

Elena Richardson (2014)
Women’s Foundation of California

Niki Richardson (2013)
Thousand Oaks Alliance for the Arts (TOARTS)

Selena Rockwell (2016)
Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse (CADA)

Frank Rodriguez (2018)
Central Coast Alliance United for a Sustainable Economy (CAUSE)

Joanna Romo (2017)
CAC/Cal-SOAP

Trinity Schwartz (2018)
Santa Barbara Rescue Mission

Teresa Segovia (2016)
Carpinteria Children’s Project

Saul Serrano (2013)
Community Action Commission (CAC)

Tristin Sherman (2016)
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)

Joshua Simmons (2013)
Prosper Sustainably

Wendy Sims-Moten (2014)
First 5 Santa Barbara County, Santa Barbara Unified School Board

Violeta Solis (2016)
CALM

Patricia Solorio (2016)
Fund for Santa Barbara

Gloria Soto (2017)
Santa Maria City Council

Tyler Speier (2016)
Tyler Speier Events

Kai Tepper (2017)
Santa Barbara Bowl Foundation

Kristen Tippelt (2014)
The Georgetown Project

Katie Torres (2015)
First 5 Santa Barbara County

Lucia Torres (2014)
Community Action Commission

Megan Turley (2017)
Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, UCSSB

Stanley Tzankov (2015)
Fund for Santa Barbara

Ismael Ulloa (2014)
SBCC Express to Success Program

Lisa Ulrich (2016)
CALM

Alison Wales (2017)
North County Rape Crisis & Child Protection Center

Melissa Walker (2013)
Human Options

Erin Weber (2015)
Axiom Advisors

Kristina Webster (2017)
Girls Inc. of Greater Santa Barbara

Kelly Whitaker (2015)

Lauren Winnewisser (2017)
Habitat for Humanity Southern Santa Barbara County

Craig Wood (2018)

Ralph Ybarra (2016)
Community Action Commission (CAC)

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