Group photo of Hive members on Angel Island

The Hive Advisory Council (HAC) is a group of volunteer leaders who serve as Hive ambassadors for the Academy’s mission to explore, explain, and sustain life. This group of engaged individuals plays a vital role in The Hive by assisting with recruitment, fundraising, marketing, and event planning efforts.

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HAC Leadership

Council Chair: Patrick White
Corporate Partnership Chair: Geoff Kottmeier
Events Chair: TBD
Membership & Marketing Chair: TBD
Party After Dark Chair: TBD


2019 HAC Members

Jessica Boualavong
Katina Bush
Taisia Dubinina
Joshua Elkes
Michael Hogue
Amy Kalnoki
Yuxi Lin
Quinn Nakayama
​​​​​​​Hannah Ransom
Cari Scardina
Lily Zheng

Interested in joining the Hive Advisory Council? Contact