La Plazita Team

 

Albino Garcia, Jr.

Executive Director

albinogarciajr@gmail.com

 

Theresa L. Gonzales

Co – Executive Director

theresaglaplazita@gmail.com

 

Sonia Ornelas

Administrative Coordinator

Administration – HR & Fiscal Management

sonia2014laplazita@gmail.com

 

Nora Ontiveros

Capacity Builder, Administrative Support

Pathways, PMAC (People Making a Change), Community Service

laplazitainstitute@gmail.com

 

Tomas Martinez

Pathways Navigator/Promotor/Outreach

Pathways, Community Service

tomasma329@yahoo.com

 

Joe Garcia

Farm Education Director

La Plazita Gardens, Garden Wisdom

jcarc20@msn.com

 

Joseluis Ortiz

Agricultural Director

La Plazita Gardens, Barrio Youth Corps

dreamnewmexico@gmail.com

 

Ezequiel Chavez-Villa

Farmworker Manager

La Plazita Gardens

 

Towana Yepa

Capacity Builder, CSA Project Coordinator

towanaylaplazita@gmail.com 

 

Russell Urban

Ceramics Instructor

Ceramics Program

 

Eddyberto Cardenas

Silkscreen Manager

Silkscreen  Program

lpiscreenprinting@gmail.com

 

Andrew Lucero

Education/Life Skills Specialist

YRC & TMAC – Teens Making a Change & Warrior Circle

alucero.laplazita@gmail.com

 

Vianka Chavez-Villa

Education/Life Skills Specialist

YRC & SMAC – Sisters Making a Change

viankachavezvilla.laplazita@gmail.com

 

Rachel Pretlow

FoodCorps Service Member

La Plazita Gardens & Nutrition Education

rachel.pretlow@foodcorps.org

 

Denise Griego de Angel

Curandera & CADs             

itzhotlicihuatl@gmail.com

Limpias, Sobadas, Ventosas, Remedios, AcuDetox

 

Junior Garcia    

Medicine Man  

wookihi@gmail.com

Native American Spiritual Services

La Plazita Board of Directors

 

Board President

James “Santiago” Maestas

 

Board Treasurer

Victor Padilla, PhD

 

Board Secretary

Joaquin Griego, MA

 

Board Members

Lonnie Anderson

Martha Grant, LMSW

Susan K. Alkema, J.D.

Francisco Gonzales, J.D., MIT

 

Ex-Officio Board Members

Eliseo “Cheo” Torres, PhD, VP Student Affairs, University of New Mexico

Rudolfo A. Anaya, Chicano Writer

Harry Belafonte, Civil Rights Leader

Danny Trejo, Actor