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Meet the Staff

 

Alma Marquez, Executive Director

Alma Marquez operates WELL’s strategic initiatives, cultivating funder and community relationships and managing staff as well as supporting other administrative program duties, such as UnTapped. Ms. Marquez began her professional career as a community organizer at the Orange County Congregation Community Organization (OCCCO), an affiliate of PICO Faith in Action International. She then started her 11-year public service career working as a District Representative and District Director for the state legislature in both the California State Senate and California Assembly. Later in her career, she worked as the Director of Programs for the Multi-Ethnic Collaborative of Community Agencies (MECCA). She is a native of South Los Angeles and is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine. Ms. Marquez currently resides in Downey, CA with her family. 

Brianne Logasa, Program Manager

Brianne Logasa is responsible for managing WELL’s educational programming, including annual conferences, regional workshops, and WELL UnTapped. In addition to supporting the design and coordination of event content and fellowship curriculum, she directs communication between WELL’s members, allies, and partners. Ms. Logasa is a Sonoma County native who is passionate about water resource management and community development. She earned a Master of Urban and Regional Planning degree from UCLA’s Luskin School of Public Affairs along with a Graduate Certificate in Sustainability. Her Bachelor’s degree is from UC San Diego. Ms. Logasa has worked with Valley Water (formerly Santa Clara Valley Water District) and served as a consultant for the social impact consulting firm causeIMPACTS.