Our Team

Ryland Engelhart

He/Him
Co-Founder & Executive Director

Richard Wegman

He/Him
Chief Operating Officer

Karen Rodriguez

She/Her
VP of Operations

Finian Makepeace

He/Him
Co-Founder, Policy Director & Lead Educator

Ayesha Ali 

She/Her
Federal Policy Coordinator

Leigh Barnholt

She/Her
Marketing Coordinator

Erica Campbell

She/Her
Policy Manager

Becky Cassel

She/Her
Administrative Coordinator

Jessica Chiartas

She/Her
Lead Soil Scientist

Harley Cross

He/Him
Policy & Communications Consultant, Landcore

Nishitha Donthy

She/Her
Bookkeeper

Krissy Dove

She/Her
Stewardship Program Manager

Kaitlin Downs

She/Her
Membership and Individual Giving Manager

Jaime Flores

He/Him
Web Developer

Callie Ham

She/Her
Regenerate L.A. and International Policy Coordinator

Jackie Hansen

Jackie Hansen

She/Her
Editor/Producer

Vivian Kanchian

She/Her
Development Coordinator

Aria McLauchlan

She/Her
Policy & Partnerships Consultant, Landcore

carrie moran

Carrie Moran

They/Them
Associate Director of Partnerships & Development

heather mott

Heather Mott

She/Her
Development Director

Kate Oliva

She/Her
VP of Content & Education Programs

Jackie Peller

She/Her
Booking Manager

Gina Quattrochi

She/Her
Operations Manager

nathan rice

Nathan Rice

He/Him
Communications and Marketing Director

Don Smith

He/Him
Stewardship Program Advisor & Teacher

Kelly Thomassen

She/Her
Events Manager

Erica Wagner

She/Her
Creative Director

Kylie Wagner

She/Her
Farmland Program Director