WISHTOYO STAFF

LUHUI ISHA
First Nations Cultural Conservancy 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
Tribal Liaison & Education Director
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

DAVE KAPLAN, TREASURER
Founder, Dave Kaplan Management & Surfdog Records

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

BEAU BRIDGES, DIRECTOR
Actor & Filmmaker

MAX GAIL, DIRECTOR
Actor & Director, LAP Foundation

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

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

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