Who We Are
FREEDA ALIDA BURNSTAD, Program Director
- BA CSU Monterey Bay Integrated Studies Special Major: International and Distance Education.
- Owner of FUNVIDA.
- "I love this work! I feel so fortunate and thankful to have this opportunity to pursue right livelyhood. There is nothing I enjoy more than being of service to my global community and Mother Earth. I was born to save cloud forests and teach about their magic. Let me share this passion with you!"
DARA ZIMMERMAN, PRESIDENT
- BS Environmental Resources Engineering - Humboldt State University
- Environmental Engineer and Service Learning Specialist
CHUCK PAYNE, VICE-PRESIDENT
MS Geology, Oregon State University; BS Geology, UCSC; San Francisco Post Carbon Group; San Francisco Oil Awareness Group; and East Bay Peak Oil
LYNDA MCLURE, SECRETARY
Mediator, Union Organizer, Co-founder MendoDragon Community
Jenny Burnstad, Treasurer
Small Business Bookkeeping Consultant, Co-founder MendoDragon Intentional Community
Govinda Dalton, Board Member
- International Indian Treaty Council Media Technician, Programmer at KZYX&Z and KMEC,
- Independent Animation Professional
MS, Human Relations in Business, Amberton University; MA, Conflict Resolution, Abilene Christian University; PhD, Conflict Analysis and Resolution, Nova Southeastern University
Social Worker and Peace Activist