Speakers

Amanda Flayer
Amanda Flayer
Founder of la Puerta Abierta Learning Center/Teacher-Educator
Amanda is the director of professional development and the founder of the Puerta Abierta Learning Center in Santiago Atitlan, ...
Andrea Fono
Andrea Fono
Artist, Mentor, Art Ambassador
Andrea Fono’s passion for life is expressed through laughter and paintings that are collected around the world. Her art is an ...
Janice Noga
Janice Noga
Janka
Janice Noga has delighted audiences with her incredible singing voice and her endearing ability to tell a story in various ...
Jennifer Moss
Jennifer Moss
Renaissance Woman
Jennifer Moss began voice lessons at the age of 11 and entered Northwestern University in vocal performance. During her time ...
Jesús Alejandre
Jesús Alejandre
Program Coordinator
Jesús is a graduate of the Adventure Risk Challenge’s 40-day summer course in Yosemite in 2012. Since then, he has ...
Karl Anthony
Karl Anthony
Speaker, Songwriter, Advocate for the Arts In Heathcare
An author, speaker and professional singer, Anthony speaks and performs for care givers and audiences all over the world in ...
Loretta Lyster
Loretta Lyster
Artist
Loretta has been an artist for her entire life. When she and her husband more to the Sierra Nevada in 1971, they opening ...
Michael Fagalde
Michael Fagalde
Superior Court Judge
Judge Michael Fagalde was born and raised in San Jose, CA. His undergrad degree was in Recreation Administration and he worked ...
Oscar Speace
Oscar Speace
Playwright
Oscar Speace, the creator of Janka, a drama about one woman’s will to survive the horrors of Nazi Germany and her desire to ...
Rev. Dr. Judy DeRosa a.k.a. Little Wing
Rev. Dr. Judy DeRosa a.k.a. Little Wing
Native American Artist
As a visionary artist, Judy DeRosa’s work beautifully expresses the spiritual yearnings of this age. Her art is a visual ...
Sarah Ottley
Sarah Ottley
Executive Director
Sarah Cupery Ottley is the Executive Director of Adventure Risk Challenge, a youth development nonprofit that empowers ...
Sophia Bautista
Sophia Bautista
Youth Organizer
Sophia Bautista is a student at the University of California, Los Angeles, studying Political Science. While she was in ...
Tracy Hollister
Tracy Hollister
Program Engagement Partner
Bio information coming soon!...
Yasmin Mendoza
Yasmin Mendoza
Youth Organizer
Yasmin Mendoza is a consultant with the Fresno Democratic Party. She has previously held positions such as Head Youth ...

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