Thirteen people walk down a hill wearing backpacks and hiking gear as they walk on an overgrown dirt road through bright yellow aspens with some burnt trees ahead of them and Mono Lake and the Mono Craters in the distance.

Staff & Board

Sixteen people stand on a sand bar in a creek while wearing outdoor gear and waving on a bright sunny day in a wild riparian area of the Mono Basin.

Staff

We are here to answer your questions about all things Mono Lake! Please try to direct your message to the staff member who seems like the best fit. If you’re not sure, or have a general question, email [email protected] or call (760) 647-6595.

Geoff McQuilkin

Geoff McQuilkin

Executive Director

(760) 647-6595, ext. 110

Bartshe Miller

Bartshe Miller

Eastern Sierra Policy Director

(760) 647-6595, ext. 121

Rose Nelson

Rose Nelson

Education Director

(760) 647-6595, ext. 113

Arya Harp

Arya Harp

Communications Director

(760) 647-6595, ext. 111

Anna Christensen

Anna Christensen

Philanthropy Director

(760) 647-6595, ext. 112

Claire Landowski

Claire Landowski

Office Manager

(760) 647-6595, ext. 120

Ellen King

Ellen King

Membership Coordinator

(760) 647-6595, ext. 123

Greg Reis

Greg Reis

Information and Restoration Specialist

(760) 647-6595, ext. 141

Robbie Di Paolo

Robbie Di Paolo

Restoration Field Technician

(760) 647-6595, ext. 122

Betsy Reifsnider

Betsy Reifsnider

Sacramento Policy Associate

Santiago Escruceria

Santiago Escruceria

Outdoor Education Center Manager

(760) 647-6595, ext. 136

Nora Livingston

Nora Livingston

Lead Naturalist Guide

(760) 647-6595, ext. 135

Herley Jim Bowling

Herley Jim Bowling

Los Angeles Education Coordinator

Elin Ljung

Elin Ljung

Communications Coordinator

(760) 647-6595, ext. 134

Andrew Youssef

Andrew Youssef

Digital Engagement Coordinator

(760) 647-6595, ext. 150

Lily Pastel

Lily Pastel

Information Center & Bookstore Manager

(760) 647-6595, ext. 130

Maureen McGlinchy

Maureen McGlinchy

Membership Assistant

(760) 647-6595, ext. 127

Bill Lundeen

Bill Lundeen

Facilities Superintendent


Donnette Huselton

Donnette Huselton

Bookkeeper

(760) 647-6595, ext. 144

Twelve people gathered around a spotting scope and looking off into the distance on a sandy path in front of geologic craters in the background.

Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors are concerned citizens from all corners of California, dedicated to the protection and restoration of Mono Lake and public education about smart resource management. They come from diverse backgrounds and professions and provide overall direction and strategic support for implementing the Committee’s mission. The Board meets at least three times a year.

Board Members


Sally Gaines, Mammoth Lakes—Chair

Martha Davis, Nicasio

Sherryl Taylor, Mammoth Lakes

Brent Coeur-Barron—Corporate Counsel

Tom Soto, Santa Monica—Secretary

Vireo Gaines, Bishop

Doug Virtue, San Pedro

David Kanner, Redwood City—Treasurer

Gina Radieve, Sacramento

Kristine Zeigler, Walnut Creek

Directors Emeriti


Helen Green

Ed Grosswiler

Richard Lehman

We’d love to hear from you

 If you’ll be in Lee Vining, drop by our Information Center & Bookstore. Give a call or send an email to any staff member above. You can also contact the Board of Directors by email. Find our mailing and shipping addresses on the Contact Us page.

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