Leaders

Inlandia is led by talented and committed Board of Directors with input from an inclusive and diverse regional Advisory Council. The work of the organization is accomplished by a strong committee system of the board and advisory council and a small, dedicated group of staff and volunteers .

Board of Directors
Elio Palacios, Jr., president/CEO
John Bender, vice president
Surekha Acharya, treasurer
David Rios, secretary
Frances J. Vasquez, immediate past president
Lisa Henry
Nancy Melendez
Debra Postil
Barbara Purvis
Chuck Wilson
Katherine Wilson
Glenn Williams
Jeff Kraus, board member emeritus
Marion Mitchell Wilson, in memoriam, founder/board member emerita

Staff
Cati Porter, executive director
Kimi Palacios, office assistant
Mike Sleboda, programs assistant

Workshop Leaders
Jessica Carrillo, Colton
Jo Scott-Coe, Riverside
James Ducat, San Bernardino
Andrea Fingerson, Corona
Tim Hatch, Ontario
Mae Wagner, Redlands
Marj Charlier, Palm Springs/Rancho Mirage

Advisory Council
Maureen Alsop
Kristine Anderson
Judith and Phil Auth
Alaina Bixon
Lavina Blossom
Karen Bradford
Gayle Brandeis
James Brown
Marta Brown
Larry Burns
Nikia Chaney
Deenaz Coachbuilder
Carlos E. Cortés
Mary Curtin
Julianna Cruz
Charlotte Davidson
Juan Delgado
Robert DuBose
Myra Dutton
Larry Eby
Andrea Fingerson
V.P. Franklin
Tim Green
Theresa Hanley
Lisa Henry
Juan Felipe Herrera
Hillary Jenks
Sant Khalsa
Judy Kronenfeld
Martin Lastrapes
Marcia McQuern
Douglas McCulloh
Gloria Macias-Harrison
Luz Negron
Ruth Nolan
Cindi Neisinger
Rebecca K. O’Connor
Julie Paegle
Connie Ransom
Diana Ruiz
Jo Scott-Coe
Susan Straight
Chad Sweeney
Victoria Waddle
Jean Waggoner
Dr. Deborah Wong
Linda Adams Yeh
Janice Young