Meet the Team

ProjectFIND Competition Winner

Taylor Sherner
Original Proposal

Pro-Bono Architect

Kevin deFreitas
Kevin deFreitas Architects
KdA Design Team: Crystal Keeran, Greg Coleman

Pro-Bono Engineer

Mirek Knopp
SC Engineers (MEP)

Pro-Bono Landscape Architect

Leslie Ryan

Volunteer Student Organization AIAS

Perriann Hodges
Benjamin Rowe
AIAS

Matthew Sherman Elementary

Principal:  Edward Caballero
Grant Writer/Parent:  Christina Abuelo
Community Service Officer:  Barbara Navarette

Partnering/Supporting Organizations

Victory Gardens : Yael Zaidman
Master Gardeners : Jerry Louis – Master Gardeners School Garden Chair
San Diego Port Authority: Joel Valenzuela – Director of Maritime Operations
Dole: Barry Jung – Dole General Manager