WILDCOAST’s strategic, passionate and relentless ecosystem-based approach to conservation is key to our long-lasting impact and success.
WILDCOAST is an international team that conserves coastal and marine ecosystems and addresses climate change through natural solutions.
We envision a society in which ecologically sensitive and globally significant coastal and marine ecosystems and wildlife are conserved, restored and sustained for future generations.
Clark Labitan - Director of Finance and Administration
Ann Wycoff - Development Director
Angela Kemsley - Conservation and Communications Manager
Cory Pukini - California Conservation Manager
Tannia Frausto Illescas - Climate Change Manager
Francisco Martínez Vázquez - Wildlands Conservation Manager
Rebeca Melendez - Corals Conservation Manager
Celeste Ortega - Mangroves Conservation Manager
Luis Rojas Cruz - Oaxaca Manager
Yolanda Garces Nicholson - Operations and Human Resources Manager
Rosa Osuna - Administrative Manager, Mexico
Efrain Olachea - Conservation Policy Manager (Mexico)
Lisa Gilfillan - Ocean Conservation & Education Coordinator
Rosario Norzagaray - Border Coordinator
Gabriela García Vázquez - Oaxaca Conservation Coordinator
Omar Perez - Accounting Coordinator
Yehuda Ben-Hamo - Social Media Outreach & Marketing Coordinator
Joe Cooper - MPA Contractor
María José Petit Rodríguez - WILDCOAST Intern
Lillian Rose Mattes - Marketing Intern
Ben Hopf - CEO/Co-Founder, Atticus, Inc.
Craig Gaunce - CPA, Gaunce & Associates, CPAs APC
Doug Sheres - Founder/Managing Member, Paramo Capital Partners
Dovi Kacev, Ph.D. - Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Heidi Dewar, Ph.D. - Fisheries Research Biologist, Southwest Fisheries Science Center
Josh Chatten-Brown - Attorney, Chatten-Brown & Carstens
Laura Araujo Moreno - Tijuana Innovadora -Director of Binational Affairs and Operations
Dominique Cano-Stocco - Executive Director of External and Government Affairs, Verizon