California Tribal College & University of California Naturalist Program

University of California Davis Naturalist Program

Leadership Team

Leadership team includes Sage La Pena, Ethnobotanist (Co-Instructor); Dr. Adina Merenlender, Founder of the California Naturalist Program and Professor of Cooperative Extension in Conservation Science; Juliet Maestas, Executive Director CA Tribal College; and Greg Ira, Director of the UC California Naturalist Program. Guest experts from Indigenous communities across California will be presenting throughout the course.