Kevin is the executive director of the Secular Student Alliance. He has served in that position since 2017. Kevin brings with him 20 years of nonprofit leadership experience. His career has included over 10 years of student association management and on-campus program development from Los Angeles to Boston. For 10 years, Kevin served as the Executive Director of the California Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Foundation, a charitable trust serving the healthcare needs of the industries’ largely immigrant workforce. Most recently, Kevin served as the Director of Philanthropy at the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles, a major LGBTQ arts advocacy organization, whose youth outreach work has moved thousands of hearts and minds across the US towards embracing LGBTQ equality.
Olivia grew up in the Pacific Northwest, where she discovered her love for activism at age 18, working on a campaign to end the overuse of antibiotics on factory farms. In 2016, she raised funds to support an anti-Trump movement across multiple states. While completing her B.A. in Psychology from CSU Sacramento, Olivia led fundraising campaigns for organizations like Doctors Without Borders, Planned Parenthood, the Southern Poverty Law Center, and the ACLU. After moving to Los Angeles in 2021, she organized renters in South LA around tenant rights with the Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment. She also ran a canvass for a Democratic city council candidate in 2022 and gathered signatures for ballot measures supporting affordable housing. In her free time, she loves to travel, salsa dance and swim in the ocean.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Stephanie graduated from UCSB with a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in German. As an undergraduate, she worked in media and community radio and later held positions as Deputy Field Organizer for the 2020 LA City Council elections and as Director of Support Services for a street safety advocacy group based in Los Angeles.
Chase has been involved in activism since age 19 when he took his first canvassing job during the summer in between years attending college. This awakened in him a desire to create positive change in the world and a new awareness of just how needed this is. He thus discovered that nurturing communities who work to achieve together what they can't do alone would be the passion that would drive him forward through the rest of his life.
Chase is also passionate, in his spare time, about watching movies, going on hikes, and spending time with friends and family.
Communicating is Louise's specialty. In short, she is a storyteller and an educator. Flexible and strategic, she approaches challenges with optimism and enthusiasm. She is a social media expert and scholar, who spreads awareness of the Ethical Society of St. Louis, as their social media manager. A humanist, she values free thought and questioning. Devoted to behaving in a way that elicits the best in others, Louise believes all people have worth and deserve to be treated with respect. As a media specialist and faculty member at Lewis and Clark Community College, she serves as a mentor and friend to students and co-workers alike. Nothing makes her happier than sharing knowledge and learning from others.