Board Members

Angela Gennino, President 

Angela is a community organizer, journalist, editor, and web content strategist, who is the GGCA lead on neighborhood planning, transportation safety, coalition building, and blight abatement in the Lowell St. corridor.

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Catherine Hickey, Treasurer

Catherine is site manager for San Francisco’s Mission Bay Park System with over 10 years’ experience in the Bay Area and New York leading major initiatives for community planning, small business revitalization, and coalition building.

Nathaniel Cameron Jr., Secretary

Nate is an arts activist, performing/recording artist, and inspired educator, who is dedicated to making positive impacts on neighborhood youth and families. Nate’s GGCA focus is on promoting local musicians.

Sylvia Young

Sylvia is a BART train operator, union shop steward, actress, realtor, and writer, who coordinates the GGCA holiday party and Garage Sale & Swap. Sylvia’s family has lived in Golden Gate for three generations.

Martha Evans

Martha is a freelance writer, editor, and former English teacher. A Golden Gate organizer for 25 years, Martha now focuses on promoting GGCA events and stopping the transbay F bus line from being eliminated in North Oakland.

Our Advisors

Cathy Leonard, Co-chair
Santa Fe Community Association & Neighbors (Santa Fe CAN)

Brandie Albright, Board Member
Longfellow Community Association (LCA)

Sandra Mukasa, Graduate Student
City and Regional Planning, University of California, Berkeley

Chris Hwang, President
Walk Oakland Bike Oakland

Robert Prinz, Education Director
Bike East Bay

Jose A. Dorado, Chair
Maxwell Park Neighborhood Council; former Chair, Measure Y (now Measure Z) Oversight Committee

David Ralston, Community Engagement Manager
Bay Area Air Quality Management District; former City Planner, City of Oakland

Anthony E. Nahas, Project Director
The EcoBlock project, Energy and Resources Group, University of California, Berkeley