Alice Rystov | President

Alice Rystov | President

Member since: 2016

Background:
B.S. in Chemical Engineering at UC Davis.

"I went to school for engineering because I truly believe it's the path to really making a difference by providing executable solutions for communities in need! I'm equally as passionate about giving back to the Bay Area community and those surrounding, whether it through outreach or projects."

Hayley Hofstetter | Co-Membership Officer

Hayley Hofstetter | Co-Membership Officer

Member since: 2017

Background:
BB.S. Chemical Engineering and minor in Psychology from UC Davis.

"I am delighted to serve as EWB's Co-Membership and Volunteer Coordinator with Andrea Trese. Studying Chemical Engineering and Psychology at UC Davis helped me discover a true passion for people AND science. I have worked for 3 years in the engineering field - 2 of those in automation specifically. My hobbies include cooking, running, podcasts, reading, hiking, hosting appetizer parties, and spending time with dogs. I'm looking forward to using my eclectic skills towards helping EWB!" 

Andrea Trese | Co-Membership Officer

Andrea Trese | Co-Membership Officer

Kenya Team

Member since: 2014

Background:
B.S.E., M.S.E. in Environmental Engineering (Water Resources) at Univ. of Michigan. Boren Fellowship for Swahili study.

"At work, I focus on preventing trash pollution from reaching creeks and the bay. In my free time, I enjoy painting, traveling, and planning projects with the awesome volunteers at EWB SFP." 

Elizabeth Dahlen | Chapter Relations Advisor

Elizabeth Dahlen | Chapter Relations Advisor

Haiti Team

Member since: 2011

Background:
Doctoral Degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering; Licensed Professional Engineer.

Elizabeth provides outreach and mentorship to the many EWB student chapters in the Bay Area. She has a passion for education notably associated with sanitation. Her love of nature extends to the ocean environment where she enjoys scuba diving, boogie boarding and stand-up paddling.

Pat Coyle | ATDT Lead

Pat Coyle | ATDT Lead

Past Co-President of the West Coast Region; served on West Coast and Domestic TAC; and as ARC Team Leader.  Co-Project Manager for Nicaragua Composting Toilets and El Llanito Water Supply Teams, International Community Programs (ICP) Reviewer (formerly  TAC reviewer).

Member since: 2005

Background:
Registered Mechanical Professional Engineer. Retired from 32 year career as project engineer and program manager at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
Pat has presented workshops at several EWB-USA Regional and International Conferences, in 2006 he founded Belize Open Source - Sustainable Development (BOSSD).

Annemarie Erbel | Social Media Coordinator

Annemarie Erbel | Social Media Coordinator

Kenya Team

Member since: 2015

Background:
B.S. in Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering from UC Davis.

"I spend my 40 hours per week taking care of the buildings of downtown SF, striving to make them more energy efficient. Off the clock activities include: rock climbing, fiddling with fiber and wandering all over Mt Tam, rain or shine. My past is full of worldly adventures with rock climbing. Now it's about worldly adventures with engineering." 

Lindsey Broderick | Co-Events Coordinator

Lindsey Broderick | Co-Events Coordinator

Member since: 2010

Background:
B.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering and minor in French Language from Northeastern University in Boston, MA.

"I recently moved here from Boston, MA and am excited to get involved with EWB-SFP chapter. In my spare time I enjoy traveling and exploring my new home! " 

Adolfo Espino | IT

Adolfo Espino | IT

Member since: 2017

Background:
B.S. in Civil Engineering from Loyola Marymount University.

"I've always loved the work that EWB does and I'm excited to be involved with the SF chapter! In my free time I enjoy photography, playing with my kittens, and exploring the bay area."