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Advisory Board Members

David Anderson
Attorney at Law; Land Conservation Consultant

Joe Bagley
Energy Manager, Cupertino Union School District (Retired)

Paul Betancourt
Managing Partner, VF Farms

Frank Boren
Co-Founder, Sustainable Conservation

Don Bransford
Owner, Bransford Farms

Louis Calcagno
Monterey County 2nd District Supervisor

Frank Casey
Ecosystem Services Theme Lead for the Center for Science, Decisions, and Resource Management, United States Geological Survey

Ralph Cavanagh
Senior Attorney and Co-Director of Natural Resources Defense Council's Energy Program; Visiting Professor of Law, Stanford University and UC Berkeley

Gretchen Daily
Bing Professor of Environmental Science and Director of the Center for Conservation Biology, Stanford University

John Dawson
Co-Founder, Zentek Technology

Dan Emmett
Co-Founder, Douglas, Emmett and Company; Board Chairman, Douglas Emmett, Inc.

Bob Epstein
Co-Founder, E2

John Finegan
Founder, Beck Ag

Charlene Harvey
Co-Chair, Campaign for the Presidio and the Golden Gate National Parks; Board Member, Presidio Trust and San Francisco Foundation

Laura Hattendorf
Portfolio Director, Mulago Foundation
Sustainable Conservation Co-Founder, former Executive Director

Jennifer Hernandez
Partner, Holland & Knight

Winston Hickox
Partner, California Strategies, LLC

Kristine Johnson
Director, Kingfisher Foundation

Rich Kelley
Co-Founder, Search Fund Partners

Bob Kirkwood
Director of Government and Education Affairs, Hewlett-Packard Company (Retired)

Sally Liu
The Nature Conservancy

Jerry Meral
Deputy Secretary of the California Natural Resources Agency in charge of the Bay Delta Conservation Planning and Funding Program

Richard Morrison
Retired, Bank of America

Jeff Mount
Roy Shlemon Chair in Applied Geosciences, Center for Watershed Sciences and Department of Geology, UC Davis

Rebecca Patton
Chief Operating Officer, Wildlife Conservation Network

Wendy Pulling
Director of Conservation Programs, The Nature Conservancy (California)

Karen Ross
Secretary, California Department of Food and Agriculture

Greg Rosston
Deputy Director and Senior Research Fellow, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research; Deputy Director, Public Policy Program, Stanford University

Deborah Schmall
Partner, Paul Hastings

Rebecca Shaw
Associate Vice President, Environmental Defense Fund's Land, Water, and Wildlife Program

Lester Snow
Executive Director, California Water Foundation

Barton "Buzz" Thompson, Jr.
Perry L. McCarty Director, Woods Institute for the Environment

Tony Turkovich
Farmer/Proprietor, Turkovich Family Wines

Allison Harvey Turner
Program Officer, S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation

Stanley Van Vleck
Partner, Stern, Van Vleck & McCarron

Paul Wenger
President, California Farm Bureau Federation