Our People

Our people—staff, board members, coaches and volunteers—are dedicated to ensuring a positive experience for every participant and family. Learn more about the individuals who bring our mission and vision to life.

Our Staff

Kathleen Nestler

Executive Director

Carol Snell

Development Director

Karin Brock

Director of Program Operations

Amy Flaskerud

Director of Program Development

Amy Olson

Marketing Manager

Melanie Lopez

Program and Events Coordinator

Margo Musgnug

Monterey County Liaison

Work With Us

Do you share a passion for our mission and want to join the team? Learn more about open staff and board positions.

Work With Us

Our Board

Karen Rajczi

Board Chair

Marla Britt Fields

Board Vice Chair

David Luu

Board Treasurer

Laura Farias Herrera

Board Secretary

Karen Izzo

Board Member

Hao Le

Board Member

Kathleen Nestler

Board Member

Trish Scallan

Board Member

Ann Sun

Board Member

Gina Chen

Board Member

Cecile Cruz

Board Member

Elizabeth Klotz

Board Member


Young Professionals Board

Melissa Watkins

YPB Co-Chair

Nicole Pal

YPB Co-Chair

Georgia Pattison

YPB Vice Chair, Community Outreach

Cecilia Yu

YPB Vice Chair, Membership

Thao Le

YPB Secretary

Shelley Huang

YPB Treasurer

Jennifer Cooper

YPB Member

Amandeep Grover

YPB Member

Jennette Holzworth

YPB Member

Elizabeth Neville

YPB Member

Tonya Veitch

YPB Member

Ian Rajczi

YPB Member

Our Culture

Our mission, vision and core values are at the heart of everything we do. Learn more about our organization, our commitment to inclusion, diversity, equity and access, and how you can join our team.