Speakers


Juanita Salas

Keynote Speaker-MC
Division-1 Director, Imperial Irrigation District

Luis Olmedo

Executive Director Comite Civico del Valle

Eduardo Garcia

California's
56th District Assemblymember

Cristina Garcia

California's
58th District Assemblymember

Richard Corey

Executive Officer California Air Resources Board

Raymond Castillo

District 5 Supervisor
Imperial County

Alice Reynolds

Senior Advisor to the Governor for climate, the environment and energy.

Kealii Bright

Deputy Secretary for Climate and Energy California Natural Resources Agency

Esther Bejarano

Health Programs and Promotores de Salud Manager Comite Civico Del Valle

Amanda Ford

Coalition Coordinator Environmental Justice Coalition for Water

Humberto Lugo

Programs Manager
IVAN Air
Comite Civico del Valle

Ryan Atencio

Executive Office
Air Resources Board

Nayamin Martinez

Director
Central California Environmental Justice Network

Stephanie Lucero

Lead Mediator
Center for Collaborative Policy

Trish Johnson

Executive Office
Air Resources Board

Jill E Johnston, PhD

Assistant Professor of Preventive Medicine
USC

Veronica Eady

Assistant Executive Officer for Environmental Justice
Air Resources Board

Matt Dessert

Air Pollution Control Officer
Imperial County

Kevin E. Kelley

General Manager
Imperial Irrigation District

Mark Baza

Executive Director
Imperial County
Transportation Commission

Aide Fulton

RN, BSN,PHN,Certified Asthma Educator at Imperial Valley Child Asthma Program(IVCAP) El Centro Regional Medical Center

Eleanor Torres

Co-Executive Director Incredible Edible Community Garden

Kurt Karperos

Deputy Executive Officer
Air Resources Board

Karen Magliano

Interim Director
Community Air Protection
Air Resources Board

Gustavo Aguirre Jr.

Coordinator
Kern Environmental Enforcement Network

Christina Olson

MPH, Health Program Coordinator, Imperial County Public Health Department

Dr. Astrid Calderas

Science Advisor
IVAN Air

Margaret Gordon

Co-Founder and Co-Director West Oakland Environmental Indicators Project

Bruce Wilcox

Assistant Secretary
Salton Sea Policy
Natural Resources Agency

Jessica Tovar

Project Director
Moving Forward Network

David Flores

Director
Community Development
Casa Familiar

Yana Garcia

Assistant Secretary
Environmental Justice
CalEPA

Marco Cesar Lizarraga

Executive Director
La Cooperativa Campesina De California

Arsenio Mataka

Office of Attorney General Xavier Becerra California Department of Justice

Jose Angel

Executive Director
Colorado River Basin Regional Water Quality Control Board

John Hernandez

Director
Our Roots
Multi-Cultural Center

Dr. Paul English

California Department of Public Health

Lynnette Short

Urban Forester California Department of Forestry & Fire Protection

Penelope J.E. Quintana

Professor
San Diego State University Environmental Health

Catherine Dunwoody

Asst. Division Chief
Monitoring & Lab Division
ARB

Esperanza Colio Warren

Community & Economic
Development Manager Imperial County

Eduardo Guevara

Executive Director
Promotores Comunitarios del Desierto

Israel Cruz

Communications Coordinator
Comite Civico Del Valle

Maricela Alatorre

Community Organizer/ Policy Advocate

Afshan N Baig

MD FAAP Chief Medical Officer
Clinica de Salud del Pueblo, Inc

Michael Jerrett

PhD Professor and Chair Department of Environmental Health Sciences UCLA