Directors & Founders

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Don Nguyen
he/him

Co-founder, Director of Mountaineering & Ice
AMGA apprentice rock and alpine guide, Single Pitch Instructor, Wilderness First Responder, Leave No Trace Trainer, AIARE 2

Mariko Ching
she/her/they/them

Co-founder, Strategic Director
Wilderness First Responder, AIARE 1

Crystal Hudelson
she/her
 
Co-Director of Rock Programs
AMGA apprentice rock guide, Single Pitch Instructor (c), Wilderness First Responder

Keith Murakata
he/him
 
Co-Director of Rock Programs, Accountant
Single Pitch Instructor (c), Wilderness First Aid

Niccolo Minutoli

he/him

 

Co-founder

Christopher Chalaka

he/him

 

Co-founder

Instructors

Theresa Silveyra
she/her
 
Mountaineering instructor
AMGA apprentice alpine guide, Wilderness First Responder, Leave No Trace Instructor, AIARE 1, Avalanche Rescue

Wesley Heredia
he/him
 
Mountaineering instructor
AMGA apprentice alpine guide, Single Pitch Instructor, Wilderness First Responder, AIARE 1

Cal Smith
he/him
 
Mountaineering instructor
AMGA apprentice alpine guide, Wilderness First Responder, AIARE Pro 1

Mercedes Pollmeier
she/her
 
Bouldering instructor
 

Irene Yee 

she/her

 

Photography Instructor

Devin Dabney

he/him

 

Routesetting instructor

Sonia Lei

she/her

Rock instructor

Gabriel Cisneros
he/him

Rock Instructor

Photography & Media

Mike Manuel
he/him/his

A Seat at the Table Coordinator

Fes Naqvi
he/him/his

Social Media Coordinator

Daniel Kim

he/him

 

Photographer & Videographer

Nicholas Raingsey

he/him

Photographer

BIPOC Climb Night Leaders

Anna Song
she/her

BIPOC Climb Night Coordinator

Doug Barclift

he/him

BIPOC Climb Night Leader

Luis Salazar

he/him

 

BIPOC Climb Night Leader

Elise Casem-Salazar

she/her

 

BIPOC Climb Night Leader

Emma Rekart

she/her

 

BIPOC Climb Night Leader

Tammy Do

she/her

 

BIPOC Climb Night Leader

Lorenzo Carlos

he/him

BIPOC Climb Night Leader

Anthony Chou

he/him

BIPOC Climb Night Leader

Jeremy Tarife

he/him

BIPOC Climb Night Leader

Caresse Fernandez

she/her​

BIPOC Climb Night Leader

Zachary Toliver

he/him

BIPOC Climb Night Leader

Jeremy Canaria

he/him

BIPOC Climb Night Leader

Legal 

Andrew Yi
he/him
 
Legal Advisor, Gear Acquitions