Neal Wilkins, Ph.D.

President and CEO

Tina Buford

Director of Education

Tyler Campbell, Ph.D.

Chief Program Officer and Principal Scientist

Trey Dyer

Director of Land & Fixed Assets

Chris Huff

Director of Field Operations and Security Management

Fritz Linney

Director of Ranch Operations

Veronica Paredez

Director of Investments

Cindy Pavlicek

Manager of HR and Administrative Services

Nicolas Rangel

Chief Financial Officer

Gilly Riojas

Ranch Manager

Todd Snelgrove

Director of Operations Support


East Foundation Staff

Isha Anes

Administrative Assistant

Allie Biedenharn

GIS Specialist

Margarita DeLeon

Financial Accountant

Janie Dominguez

Administrative Assistant

Carrie Gomez


Rafael Guerra

Facilities Maintenance & Groundskeeper

Jason Haynes

Service Manager

Maria Hernandez

Programs and Events Coordinator

Itzely Lee

Office Assistant

Masi Mejia


Andrea Montalvo, Ph.D.

Research Scientist

Matt Robinson

Security Manager

Kristine Robb

Archivist and Records Manager

Vicky Rodriguez


Landon Schofield

Range and Wildlife Biologist

Sergio Vásquez

Fleet Mechanic


East Foundation Ranches Staff

Alain Campbell

Unit Foreman

Molli Foxley

Assistant Livestock Manager

Armando Gonzalez

Ranch Hand

Alfonso Huerta

Ranch Hand

Martin Huerta

Fence Builder

Raymundo Lopes

Fence Builder

Martin Lopez

Heavy Machine Operator

Pablo Lopez

Windmill Repairman

Carmen Rocha, Jr.

Ranch Hand

Ignacio Rocha


Cesar Salinas

Unit Foreman