Below is a growing list of our cross-sector members and partners who are expanding equitable access to the outdoors for underrepresented youth.
The following members are entities within larger agencies/organizations that are members of the California Outdoor Engagement Coalition.
San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)
UC Santa Cruz Natural Reserves
Archie Smith Jr., Educator & Naturalist, Oakland Unity High School
Brigid Acuna, Health Educator
Caryl Hart, Ph.D., Vice President, 360 Degrees Productions
Christopher Whitmore, Director of Policy and Strategy, Office of Richmond Mayor Tom Butt
Colin Dixon, Educator & Researcher, UC Davis
Dasha Pechurina, Community and Student Organizer, UC Berkeley
Kurt Holland, Next Generation Science Standards Transition Advisor and Environmental Literacy Mentor
Leah Callan, Board Member, California Association for Environmental & Outdoor Education (AEOE)
Marley Benshalom, Community Builder, Eco Tour Manager and Guide, Urban Gardening Instructor
Raynelle Rino, Nature-based Coach & Consultant
Tom Drake, Science Teacher, California Association for Environmental and Outdoor Education