Meet the Staff

Fort Ross Conservancy staff is on site and working seven days a week.  Our office hours are from 10am – 5pm, seven days a week. We are a member-supported organization. Please join us in ensuring Fort Ross stays a vibrant and well-tended place!

All Programing, Special Events and Bookshop – 

Song K. Hunter – Director of Programs, Special Events Manager, Bookshop Buyer;





Programs, Sea Lion Surveys, Call House – 

Charon Vilnai – Programs Instructor, Sea Lion Survey Project Lead, Call House Museum Lead;



Programs, Tours, Scouts, and Service Projects  – 

Hank Birnbaum – Programs Instructor, Historical Specialist, Tour Guide;





Programs –

Tricia Ialeggio – Programs Instructor;



Visitor Center, Museum, & Volunteer Opportunities –