Serge Dedina, Ph.D
As the Co-founder and Executive Director of WiLDCOAST, Serge is the driving force behind the organizations numerous accomplishments which earned him the 2009 Sa... read more
Eduardo Najera Ph.D
Director of COSTASALVAjE (WiLDCOAST – Mexico)
Dr. Eduardo Nájera Hillman joined the team in June of 2012 as the agency’s new Director in Mexico. A distinguished researcher and conservationist, ... read more
U.S.-Mexico Border Director
Paloma oversees WILDCOAST’s projects to protect and conserve coastal and marine ecosystems in South San Diego County and Northern Baja California.Wor... read more
Special Events & Development Coordinator
Stephanie started at WILDCOAST as our Volunteer Coordinator and Administrative Assistant and in July of 2013 was promoted to our Special Events and Development ... read more
Marine Conservation Program Coordinator
Diane organizes the local San Diego community and schools in raising marine conservation awareness and its benefits to our environment, our economy and our futu... read more
Communications and Policy Director
Fay is the resident media guru of WiLDCOAST. She creates and directs our media campaigns and is in charge of our spokespeople as well as organizational outreach... read more
Armando Efrain Olachea
Efrain is in charge of all legal matters related to land acquisitions and daily operations of COSTASALVAjE.
Efrain has a license in law from the Technol... read more
Cesar Garcia Gutierrez
WiLDLANDS coordinator and ZOFEMAT Consultant
A Geographic Information System (GIS) expert, Cesar is in charge of keeping the WiLDLANDS program stay right on track in accordance with the Federal Maritime Te... read more
Sofia Gomez Vallarta
Pogram Coordinator: Los Cabos Region & Vizcaino Peninsula
Sofia is working in Cabo Pulmo National Park and is successfully implementing WiLDCOAST chapters throughout the greater Baja California Sur region... read more
John Holder, a south San Diego native, works in the US-Mexico border region with local stakeholders and community groups to promote environmental awareness and ... read more
Director of Finance and Administration
Clark oversees our financial management systems, human resources, administration and information management which entails managing WiLDCOAST’s financial r... read more
Administrative & Social Media Assistant
Dana recently joined the WILDCOAST team as the new Administrative and Social Media Assistant.
Dana has volunteered with a variety of nonprofits, a... read more
Administrator of COSTASALVAjE (WiLDCOAST – Mexico)
General Administrator for the last two years, Rosa has helped set up and open a new office in Ensenada, Baja California.
Prior to working at CO... read more
Omar is in charge of all accounting and bookkeeping duties; he also assist with managing Human Resources and the Employee Benefits administration.
Prior... read more
Coastal and Marine Director
Zach has been on the WILDCOAST team since 2008 when he began managing WILDCOAST's Wildlands Conservation Program. His GIS expertise, 15 years travel experience ... read more
Verónica Rangel A.
Conservation Programs Coordinator
Verónica supervises and implements conservation activities in Bahia Magdalena and will oversee the development of WiLDCOAST chapters throughout the great... read more
Tannia Frausto Illescas
Pogram Coordinator: Oaxaca´s coast
Tannia implements the WILDCOAST´s conservation programs in the Oaxaca´s coast. She works with coral reefs in Huatulco and marine turtles in differen... read more