Founder & CEO
US Program Manager
Strategy and Development Advisor
Senior Advisor, Micronesia
Surech Bells Hideyos
Regional Coordinator, Micronesia
Dr. Dan Brumbaugh
Senior Conservation Scientist
Center for Biodiversity and Conservation
American Museum of Natural History
New York, New York
Dr. Michael Hanemann
Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
University of California at Berkeley (UCB)
Dr. Steve Gaines
Director, Marine Science Institute
Professor, Ecology, Evolution, and
University of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB)
Dr. Linwood Pendleton
Director of Economic Research
Nicholas School of the Environment
Durham, North Carolina
Board of Directors
Our Board of Directors helps set OneReef’s strategic direction, establishes long-term goals and objectives, and secures long-term financing for programmatic activities. The Board consists of leaders in marine conservation, private investment, and economics.
Mr. Dawson is a retired hitech entrepreneur, with experience leading, recruiting, building, and managing teams. He has experience serving as a Board Chair and advisor for a range of innovative nonprofits.
A Harvard-trained economist, Mr. Reid is also the founder of the Conservation Strategy Fund (CSF), recently recognized by the MacArthur Foundation as a highly effective conservation organization.
Dr. Bernie Tershy
Dr. Tershy is an Adjunct Professor and a Research Biologist in the Institute of Marine Sciences at the University of California Santa Cruz (UCSC). He also directs the Coastal Conservation Action Lab at UCSC.
Ms. Sall is the founder of UrbanLabs LLC, an urban science and research consulting firm. She is also a board member of the Sall Family Foundation.