Graciela Cabello

National (2016)

National Director

Latino Outdoors

Santa Monica, California

Graciela has a diverse background that includes over twelve years of experience in conservation, movement building, community engagement, and marketing and communications in the corporate and nonprofit sectors. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from California State University, East Bay.

She is currently the director of youth and community engagement at Los Padres ForestWatch. Prior to joining ForestWatch, she was the founding National Director of Latino Outdoors, a national organization committed to supporting Latino engagement, leadership, and advocacy in the areas of outdoor recreation and conservation. Her background also includes an eight-year stint in digital media, where she was part of a team at Comcast optimizing the needs of television and film advertisers. After spending many years in the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles, Graciela recently returned to her hometown of Santa Barbara. She’s happy to be back home equipped with a greater appreciation for the region. Her passion lies in protecting our public lands and building a diverse conservation movement with greater access to wilderness for all. Graciela enjoys spending time with friends and family, being active in the outdoors, learning about other cultures, adventure travel, and searching for the most eclectic tacos.

To contact Graciela, please send her an email to: [email protected] or connect with her via twitter: @TweetGraciela