Jonathan Markowitz Bijur
Executive Director Jonathan Markowitz Bijur is a founder of Tinkering School LA, educator, maker, and administrator with over 15 yearsRead more.
Director of Programs Barb Noren is a master maker and experienced educator. Barb has been involved with STEAM education sinceRead more.
Board of Directors
Board President. Aaron has been actively involved with reDiscover since 2009, joined the board in 2015, and became Board PresidentRead more.
Treasurer. Samir Sanghani grew up in Texas but has happily resided in Los Angeles since 2008, where he spends hisRead more.
Board Secretary. Mari is a Seattle native who began working at a young age in her family’s thriving cafe, bakery,Read more.
Kim has been a lifelong crafter, and being a direct descendant of the inventor of the spring balance which revolutionizedRead more.
Lynne B. Clark
Board Member Lynne B. Clark has been working in the Los Angeles non-profit sector for nearly three decades. Following herRead more.
Jeannine Chanin Penn
Jeannine Chanin Penn is an artist and marketing professional whose career is centered in the space between design and art.Read more.
Dr. Kristen Paglia has been involved with reDiscover since her teenagers were kindergartners. She joined the board in 2020. TheRead more.
Pantea is a passionate mom to three boys. The founder of Ask Panta, a strategic consultancy, she draws on 20Read more.
Board Member John Umekubo is the Director of Social Entrepreneurship at Westside Neighborhood School in Los Angeles, and a consultantRead more.
Mary Beth Trautwein
Director Emerita and Board Member Co-founder and former Executive Director of the reDiscover Center, Mary Beth Trautwein brings problem solvingRead more.