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

Felipe Colina, Operations Manager

Danielle Grant, Programs Director

Mariah Bintliff, Marketing Coordinator

Kayci Monar, Programs Coordinator

Lisa Ryan, Inventory & Merchandise Manager

Terrill Cain, Shift Lead

Timothy James, Maintenance & Grounds Manager

Robert Haemmerling, Driver & Creative Reuse Specialist

Teresa James, Donations Manager

Margarita Lopez, Creative Reuse Specialist

Tom Steele, Business Manager

William Taylor-Barros, Creative Reuse Specialist

Sawyer Arkilic, Creative Reuse Specialist

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

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