Meet the LACI Team

We are mission-driven, with a passion for cleantech, climate action and community. We are committed to building an inclusive green economy by bringing people together to develop solutions that will transform our city and change the world.

LACI Leadership

Matt
Petersen
President & CEO
Sasha
Itzikman
VP Marketing & Communications
Michelle
Kinman
SVP Market Transformation
Jillian
Misrack
VP Development
Alex
Mitchell
SVP Unlocking Innovation
Estelle
Reyes
SVP Enhancing Community
Amanda
Sabicer
Chief of Staff
Ben
Stilp
EVP Finance and Operations
Michael
Swords
VP Government Relations

Unlocking Innovation

Abraham
Baca
Senior Manager, Impact Fund
Daniel
Kawah
Director, Incubation Services
Gina
Kosty
Senior Pipeline Manager
Hyder
Shuja
Senior Manager, Debt Fund
Laura
Gonzalez
Senior Program Manager, Incubation
Leilani 
Vella
Market Access Program Manager
Lisa
Brasher
Senior Director Investment Relations
Molly
Crete
Senior Program Manager, Startup Incubation
Olivier
Luciano
Program Admin Manager
Youri
Bourgeois
Pipeline Coordinator

Market Transformation

David
Aviña
Pilots Manager
Jack
Symington
Sr Program Manager, Transportation
Jesse
Clarke
Senior Manager, Pilots
Kylie
Teller
Energy Program Manager
Lauren
Harper
Senior Program Admin Manager
Mayte
Sanchez
Director, Energy
Shevonne
Sua
Program Coordinator, Transportation

Enhancing Community

Brenda
Solorio
Director, Community Engagement
Daniel
Ferguson
Senior Director, Workforce Development
Max
Chen
Community Partnerships Manager
Michael
Kelley
Jobs Pipeline Manager
Nataly
Morales Sandoval
Community Engagement Manager
Serenity
Park
Workforce Development Coordinator
Sharon
Segado
Senior Manager, Workforce Development

GO Team

Clare
Le
Sr Director, Marketing & Events
Barbara
Wise
Senior Manager, Grants Development
Damita
Adams
Executive Assistant to CEO
Forrest
Lee
Development Manager, Analytics
Vince
Vicari
Manager, Communications & Marketing
ReJeana
Goldsborough
Events Coordinator
Jorge
R.
Adame
Government Relations Manager
Paul
Giacomazzi
Grants Development Coordinator

Operations, Finance & Facilities

Bertram
Riddick
Campus Technology Manager
Cristina
Morales
Campus Experience Manager
Dawn
Williams
Director, Contracts & Compliance
Evelyn
Serrano
Campus Operations Manager
Forrest
McBride
APC Tech Coordinator
Gabriela
Silva
Junior Accountant
Jay
Epelman
Director, Human Resources
Lauritz
David Jr.
APC Tech Coordinator
Marina
Ayvazyan
Accounting Analyst
Nick
Albert
Machine Shop Manager, Advanced Prototyping Center
Nora
Reaves
Contracts & Compliance Manager
Shawn
Traylor
Director, Accounting
Veronica
Bruny
Office Administrator

Executives-In-Residence

Alison
Taylor
Executive in Residence (EIR)
Barbara
Bickham
Executive in Residence (EIR)
Bob
Musselman
Executive in Residence (EIR)
Erik
Johnson
Executive in Residence (EIR)
Greg
Monterrosa
Executive in Residence (EIR)
John
Siegler
Executive in Residence (EIR)
Lisa
Atia
Executive in Residence (EIR)
Lorana
Quintero
Executive in Residence (EIR)
Sean
Flood
Executive in Residence (EIR)

Advisors

Our Interns

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