The Seeds to Inspire Foundation Team

Our Team Is Happy To Introduce Ourselves.

Privilege transmuted into service: together embarking on a pilgrimage of Healing.

Jacque Salomon

Jacque Salomon

she / her / ella CoFounder | Plant-Based Health Advocate | Intersectional Activist | Speaker | Social Entrepreneur | Spiritual Life Coach

Mayra Armas

Mayra Armas

she / her / ella Comprehensive Wellness Facilitator, Community Ambassador - East Valley

Tammy Robertson, RN

Tammy Robertson, RN

she / her / ella Nutrition Educator and Culinary Medicine Facilitator

Kyla Cruz

Kyla Cruz

she / her / ella Collective Re-Imagining Center Facilitator

Melvin Taylor

Melvin Taylor

he / him / él Community Catalyzer, Community Ambassador - South Phoenix

Benjamin Kohen

Benjamin Kohen

he / him / él IT Manager

Suzanne King

Suzanne King

she / her / ella Website Manager

Stephanie Bucklin

Stephanie Bucklin

she / her / ella Lead-Social Media & Promotions

Our Advisors

Colleagues and community members with lenses of expertise and knowledge through which we filter our intentions, messaging, movements and programming. Advisors offer wisdom from a Holistic Medicine and Anti-Colonial perspective to guide and channel our resources and service into mind-body-spirit healing, collective resilience, health sovereignty and personal autonomy.
 

Abigail Sassano, LCSW,
Trauma-Informed Therapist, Domestic Violence Expert, 
Transformational Teacher, Group Harmonizer

Erin Sinnaeve, DNP, APN, FNP-C,
ALCM HEAL Secretary, 
Family Nurse Practitioner / Lifestyle Medicine, Visionary & Core Team Member of Project Gaia

Rosalind Akins,
Community Action Network (C.A.N.) Coordinator, 
South Phoenix Healthy Start Program, Organizer of Mass Liberation AZ

Running Dear,
Akimel O'odham, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, 
Land Protection and Climate Activist, Mother, Chef, Gardener, Teacher, Founder of Let Our Ancestors Rest (LOAR) Campaign

Our Board Members

Jacque Salomon
Joyce Velazquez
Jaine Rao
Nivi Jaswal
Jaclyn Morales

Our Gratitude Goes To:

Jessica Smothermon (Co-Founder)

Khushboo Kantharia (Strategy & Development Manager)

Countless other Friends of Seeds along the way

Thank you for your dedication and service to Seeds to Inspire Foundation — we wouldn't be where we are today without your foundational support.