Our Team

Susan Kirsch

Founder and President of Catalysts for Local Control (c/4) and Catalysts Institute (c/3). Former president, Marin Coalition, co-founder of Livable CA, Citizen Marin, and Friends of Mill Valley. Retired educator,  non-profit ED, and fundraising consultant.

    Ray Lorber

    Author of “A History of Catalysts for Local Control” and a leader in tracking state housing legislation. Ray is a regular contributor to the Marin Independent Journal and author of “George Washington’s Providence.” Ray is retired from a career in technology.

    Maurice Green, PhD

    Webmaster for Catalysts for Local Control, Palo Altans for Sensible Zoning and other non-profit groups. President of Zayda Productions, a web design and videography agency. Retired from a 40 year career as a medical laboratory director.

    Stefanie Cho

    Director of

    Social Media

    Catalysts wants to thank Dominican University for helping us to develop our presence on social media to expand our reach on issues of zoning and housing.

    Lobby Day Planning Team

    Stefanie Cho

    Linda Harmeson

    Kathy Indermill