WISHTOYO STAFF

LUHUI ISHA
Cultural Resources & Education Director
Tel: 805.323.7023
luhuiisha@wishtoyo.org

MATI WAIYA
Founder & Executive Director

Tel: 805.794.1248
matiwaiya@wishtoyo.org

RACHEL CHUNG
Development Director
Tel: 805.323.7023
rchung@wishtoyo.org

JASON WEINER
Water Initiative Director & General Counsel
Tel: 805.823.3301
jweiner.venturacoastkeeper@wishtoyo.org

KOTE-YAKEZ MELENDEZ
Social Media & Volunteer Coordinator
kmelendez@wishtoyo.org

ALICIA CORDERO
First Nations Program Officer
Tel: 805.323.7023
aliciacordero@wishtoyo.org

GENEVA EB THOMPSON
Staff Attorney
Tel: 801.940.0381
gthompson@wishtoyo.org

SERGIO VALENZUELA
Village Site Manager
svalenzuela@wishtoyo.org

JILL HOFFMAN
Accountant
Tel: 805.323.7023
jillhoffman@wishtoyo.org


WISHTOYO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

PAUL D. NOVOA, TREASURER
Founder, Novoa Media Inc.

DEBORAH SANCHEZ, CHAIRWOMAN / BOARD CHAIR
Judge, Los Angeles Superior Court

CAROLE GOLDBERG, President
Vice Chair, UCLA and Professor, UCLA School of Law

ALI SAHABI, SECRETARY
Founder, Optima, Inc., Sustainable Developer

TERRY TAMMINEN, VICE PRESIDENT
Cullman Senior Fellow, New American Foundation; former Secretary of the California EPA; Co-founder of Wishtoyo Foundation

BEAU BRIDGES, DIRECTOR
Actor & Filmmaker

ANGELA RILEY, DIRECTOR

MAX GAIL, DIRECTOR
Actor & Director, LAP Foundation

JAN WARD-OLMSTEAD, DIRECTOR

 

CHUMASH WOMEN'S ELDERS COUNCIL

SUE DIAZ
Barbareño Chumash, Tohono O'odham

GEORGIANA SANCHEZ, Chairwoman
Barbareño Chumash, Tohono O'odham

LUHUI ISHA
Barbareño Chumash

JAN WARD OLMSTEAD
Barbareño Chumash

NENA VALENZUELA
Ventureño Chumash, Santa Clara River Turtle Clan

DEBORAH SANCHEZ
Barbareño Chumash, Tohono O'odham

MENA MORENO
 

VERONICA VASQUEZ
Santa Clara River Turtle Clan

MARTHA JAIMES
Šmuwič Chumash