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The San Luis Valley Community Advisory Board

The San Luis Valley Community Advisory Board (SLV CAB) is comprised of residents and professionals who have expertise in community needs, assets and opportunities related to climate resilience. The SLV CAB ensures that the project has responsiveness and accountability to community interests.

Meet The Team


Svetlana Bresnitz, MD

Pediatric Physician

San Luis Valley Health

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Chris Canaly


San Luis Valley Ecosystem Council


Don Hanna

PALS Children's Program, La Puente

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Wendy Murillo

School Nurses-Center Consolidated School District

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Anna Lee Vargas

Project Manager
San Luis Valley Ecosystem Council

Board of Directors

Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area
Board of Directors

Great Old Broads for Wilderness
Steering Committee

Soul Players of the Valley, Capulin

Actively recruits for CU Anschutz MEMCARE study
6th generation San Luis Valley Native


Emily Brown

Lifelong San Luis Valley Resident

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Julie Geiser

Rocky Mountain Prevention Research Center, San Luis Valley Resident

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Paula Hendricks

San Luis Valley Resident

Health Educator

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Hannah Thill

Interim Executive Director & Program Coordinator

Rio Grande Watershed Conservation and Education Initiative

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