Annemarie Erbel | President

Annemarie Erbel | President

Member Since: 2015

Project Team: Kenya

Background: BS in Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering from UC Davis

"For 10 years as an engineer, I calculated for a living. Now in my new role, developing business for a company in the east, I communicate for a living. Off the clock activities include: rock climbing, fiddling with fiber and wandering all over Mt Tam, rain or shine."

Jim Quinn | Vice President

Jim Quinn | Vice President

Member Since: 2016

Project team: Fiji

Background: Civil/Environmental Engineer, California P.E. 

"I enjoy outdoor activities like hiking, running, and cycling in my spare time.  It has been a joy working with the EWB Fiji team for the past couple of years. Highlights are the people, both on the team and in Fiji."

Morgan Abbett | Secretary

Morgan Abbett | Secretary

Member Since: 2018

Background: Sustainability Consultant and Civil Engineer at HDR; LEED, Envision, and Fitwel accredited professional; Environmental EIT; M.S. and B.S. Environmental Engineering, Stanford

"I want to leave every place I go better than I found it, whether it’s an infrastructure project I help design, the rural vineyard where I work on weekends, the trails that I hike and ski, or the park in my neighborhood. I am passionate about sustainable development and have research and project experience in Sub-Saharan Africa."

Larry Fan | Treasurer

Larry Fan | Treasurer

Member since: 2013

Background: B.S. in Economics from University of Pennsylvania; former EWB president of UPenn student chapter (‘13-’15) and treasurer of Los Angeles professional chapter (‘17). Traveled to Cameroon and Tanzania through EWB.

"I spend my free time enjoying the outdoors, traveling, experiencing new cultures, and finding delicious food.  Passionate about international development, impact investing, and corporate philanthropy."

Ajay Kashi | Event Coordinator

Ajay Kashi | Event Coordinator

Member Since: 2015

Background: M.S. and B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Rutgers University; Electrochemist/Renewable Fuels Engineer at Opus 12 Inc; Previously the 2016-2017 President of the Rutgers EWB Chapter and 2015-2016 PM of the Rutgers Kenya Water Supply Project

"I’m brand-new to the Bay so looking to explore the area and do tons of hiking on the weekends! I look forward to serving the EWB-SFP Chapter this year."

Andrea Trese | Marketing

Andrea Trese | Marketing

Member Since: 2014

Project team: Kenya

Background: M.S.E & B.S.E in Environmental Engineering from University of Michigan. Boren Fellowship for Swahili study in Zanzibar.

"In my free time, I enjoy painting, traveling, and planning projects with the awesome volunteers at EWB SFP."

Dominic Molinari | Student Outreach

Dominic Molinari | Student Outreach

Member Since: 2010

Project team: Fiji

Background: MS in Civil & Environmental Engineering: Energy, Civil Infrastructure, and Climate Program, UC Berkeley.  Mechanical PE and LEED Accredited Professional working in energy efficiency and solar consulting

"After founding the UC Berkeley student chapter of EWB and travelling to Peru, I’m excited to work with student chapters to support partnerships and opportunities to further enhance EWB’s impact at home and abroad!"

Matt Bamm | Corporate Outreach

Matt Bamm | Corporate Outreach

Member Since: 2011

Project team: Previously involved in Kenya team from 2011-2013

Background: B.S. in Civil Engineering from Michigan State University. LEED accredited professional. Water resources engineer for Arup, San Francisco with 3-years design experience in Hong Kong.

"Enjoy hiking, lifting weights and playing four-hands piano with my pal Dan Sullivan!"

Pat Coyle | ATDT Lead

Pat Coyle | ATDT Lead

Member Since: 2005

Project team: Co-Project Manager for Nicaragua Composting Toilets and El Llanito Water Supply Teams

Background: Past Co-President of the West Coast Region; served on West Coast and Domestic TAC; and as ARC Team Leader. International Community Programs (ICP) Reviewer (formerly  TAC reviewer). Registered Mechanical Professional Engineer. Retired from 32 year career as project engineer and program manager at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Presented workshops at several EWB-USA Regional and International Conferences, in 2006 he founded Belize Open Source - Sustainable Development (BOSSD).

"I enjoy the opportunity to give back."

Ethan Landy | Haiti

Ethan Landy | Haiti

Member since: 2016

Background: B. Eng. in Civil Engineering from McGill University,  M.S. in Civil & Environmental Engineering from Stanford University

"At my day job, I help building owners increase the profitability of their assets by reducing their carbon footprint. Outside of the office, I enjoy playing my guitar, learning new languages, and working with the outstanding team at EWB make a difference beyond our borders"

Victor Silva | El Limon, Nicaragua

Victor Silva | El Limon, Nicaragua

Member Since: 2015

Background: B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from University of Southern California, M.S. Mechanical Engineering - Energy Systems from Columbia University.

"Hot Box Engineer at Bloom Energy by day. Forever a student in the field of energy and sustainability. When I’m not at work, I’m usually planning trips, hiking, going to concerts, or playing soccer."

Elizabeth Dahlen | El Llanito, Nicaragua

Elizabeth Dahlen | El Llanito, Nicaragua

Member since: 2011

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

“I provide outreach and mentorship to the many EWB student chapters in the Bay Area. I have a passion for education notably associated with sanitation. My love of nature extends to the ocean environment where I enjoy scuba diving, boogie boarding and stand-up paddling.”

Pat Coyle | El Llanito, Nicaragua

Pat Coyle | El Llanito, Nicaragua

Member since: 2005

Background: Registered Mechanical Professional Engineer. Retired from 32 year career as project engineer and program manager at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. 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).

“I have presented workshops at several EWB-USA Regional and International Conferences, in 2006 founded Belize Open Source - Sustainable Development (BOSSD).”

Zach Spangler | Fiji

Zach Spangler | Fiji

Member Since: 2018

Background: B.S. in Chemistry from SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

“An analytical chemist by day, I’m excited to work with EWB on sustainable appropriate water projects in rural Fiji. With any extra time, I backpack, hike, cook, or travel somewhere new.”

Jason Graham | Honduras

Jason Graham | Honduras

Member since: 2009

Background: B.S. in Environmental Toxicology, finishing M.S. in Chemical Engineering

Certified Associate Project Manager (PMI), Distribution Operator Grade II (DDW), Water Treatment Operator Grade II (DDW), Certified Laboratory Analyst Grade II (CWEA) and E.I.T.

"In my free time I enjoy cycling, hiking, Crossfit, photography, exploring, and amazing conversations over coffee."

Erin Kelly | Honduras

Erin Kelly | Honduras

Member since: 2009

Background: B.S. in Biology, M.S. in Environmental Management. Qualified SWPPP Practitioner (QSP)

"I have had the volunteer bug from a young age and am a huge fan of international travel which makes EWB perfect.  In my free time I enjoy learning about the traditions of yoga and meditation, the outdoors and the ocean."