Board of Directors

Naeemah Charles

Bio coming soon.

Raina Celnik, Co-Chair

Bio coming soon.

Kendra Mastain, Co-Chair

Kendra Mastain is a fundraiser who has worked in public and private education for fifteen years. She is committed to providing all children with access to exceptional educational opportunities. She recognizes every child’s need for safe, inclusive, learning environments, and works with academic communities to achieve them. Kendra graduated from Chico State University with a degree in photography. She worked as a professional photographer and printer for over twenty years. Kendra lives with her son, Sam. Her daughter, Emma, lives across the bay in Oakland.

Cassandra James

Bio coming soon.

Nathan Lundy

Bio coming soon.

Jesse Stout

Jesse Stout is excited to work towards abolition of the death penalty while serving on CRI’s board. He is a longtime criminal justice activist and attorney experienced in corporate law, criminal defense, and legislative advocacy. Jesse is an attorney at Greenbridge Corporate Counsel and a member of the No New SF Jail Coalition. He previously served as Policy Director at Legal Services for Prisoners with Children, organizing and lobbying to advance the rights of formerly incarcerated people. Jesse holds degrees from Brown University and UC Hastings College of the Law. During law school he interned with the California Assembly Public Safety Committee, analyzing legislation and making vote recommendations to then-chairman Asm. Tom Ammiano. Before law school, he served as executive director of the Rhode Island Patient Advocacy Coalition; the RI Medical Marijuana Act ultimately overcame three gubernatorial vetoes, protecting thousands from arrest.

PRIOR DIRECTORS AND FOUNDERS

Lyzzette Bullock Janet Engelbert Amie Fishman Lisa Goldthwaite Kari Hong Teodora Ildefonzo-Olmo Kendra Ing, Founder Meredith Ing Rebecca Kelley Klaira Llerma Veronica Martinez Traci Owens Laura Rogers, Founder