The SCRAP Team


SCRAP has a committed working board that co-leads with staff projects big and small. Click here for information on our board members.

We are currently recruiting new volunteers who may want to get involved with Scrap and work alongside with board members.

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Anne Marie Theilen, Founder

KQED 2011 Women’s History Hero

2011 Jefferson Award for Public Service

Ruth Asawa (1926 – 2013), President Emeritus

Ruth Asawa, a Bay Area artist, was nationally recognized for her wire sculpture, public commissions, and her activism in education and the arts.


Terry Kochanski, Executive Director

Tom Steele, Operations Director

Lisa Ryan, Inventory & Merchandise Manager

Terrill Cain, Shift Lead

Timothy James, Maintenance & Grounds Manager

Danielle Grant, Programs & Outreach Manager

Robert Haemmerling, Driver & Creative Reuse Specialist

Margarita, Teresa, Ute, Malaika, Sawyer, William and Dalia; Creative Reuse Specialists.

Open Positions

Creative Reuse Specialist. View details & apply.


Foote, Jennifer, Maureen, Veronica, Michelle, Rhowana, Tae, Anne-Marie, Megan, Tina, Raven, Barb, Christine and many others. Thank you all!

To volunteer click here to complete a brief form and we’ll get back to you.