Our Team

we operate with a team of 25 educators, 3 administrative staff, 4 retail staff, all governed by a board of directors

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Our Staff

Alice Light

Executive Director

A graduate of Yale (BA) and Berkeley (MCP), Alice (she/her) has been in the nonprofit sector for the past decade. With a background in urban planning and community building, she works to build a sustainable organization that can nurture, support and inform new families now and into the future.

Bobbi Williams

Director of Operations

Bobbi (she/her) has been a part of the NR team since 2006. She is the co-founder the San Francisco Birth and Baby Fair and is a Cuban Salsa Rueda Dance instructor. 

Hannah Rigg

Class Administrator

Hannah offers baby carrying consultations at Natural Resources and has a new found interest in gardening.

Zinnia Wolf

Floor Manager

Zinnia (she/her) is the Floor Manager and NR’s self-proclaimed “Welcome Wagon”. As a queer mother of three, Zinnia enjoys nurturing the SF's diverse parents and families from a sincere place of compassion and enthusiasm. Zinnia is continuing her education in reproductive justice and postpartum care.

Danita Mcginnis

Buyer

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Jasmine Tirrez

Floor Staff

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Aedra Li

Floor Staff

Aedra (she/her) is apart of the retail staff and a current student at UCLA. She is majoring in sociology and enjoys meeting the new families that come into the store.

Our Board of Directors

Lee Burgess

Board President + Attorney/Co-Founder Law School Toolbox LLC




Lee is an attorney, entrepreneur and mom of two kids -- and loves helping other mamas and families feel empowered and educated. 

Cristina Tcheyan

Board Vice President



In addition to advocating for all families at NR and beyond, Cristina advises companies building solutions for working parents, writes and speaks about ways employers can support caregivers, and evangelizes for famtech as an important investment category.



Sue Baelen

Board Secretary + Homebirth Midwife

An avid fan of Natural Resources since 1992, Sue has always been involved in community-building including The NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt and the San Francisco Homebirth Collective. 

Dr Nicole Glynn

Getzwell Pediatrics

Nicole is a pediatrician at Getzwell Pediatrics and the mother of 2 young girls. 

Gina Gorman

Growth and Brand Marketer

Gina leads marketing initiatives on the Natural Resources Board, and is an avid urban hiker in San Francisco. 

Surya Kishi Grover

Ryan Rawson

Ryan is the father of an exuberant 3 year old and is passionate about giving children the space to be what they want to be.

Erica Saltiel-Levin

Erika Warren

Erika is a litigator and avid reader of cookbooks. Natural Resources was the source of great support and friendships during both of Erika's pregnancies, and taught her everything she knows about babies.