Nayadin "Naya" Persaud
Naya is the Principal at Oak Creek School in Cornville, AZ. She has been at Oak Creek School since 2018. She came to the Verde Valley in 2014 after teaching in Atlanta and Australia. Both of her parents were teachers in Guyana, where she was born before immigrating to Georgia as a 6 year old. Naya has a background in Expeditionary Learning, STEM, 21st CCLC after-school programs, and International Baccalaureate programs.
Marty Glinsky - Vice President and Secretary
Marty and his wife Lisa moved to Sedona over 10 years ago from Long Island, NY where he owned a pet food business. Marty's been an avid mountain biker since 1992 where he began tackling the trails and getting involved in bicycle advocacy in Nashville, TN. Since moving to the Verde Valley, Marty established the Red Rock Mountain Bike Patrol and grew this organization to over 50 members. When he's not outside riding his bike, Marty serves as the President of the Verde Valley Cyclists Coalition.
Kevin Adams - Treasurer
40 years after first learning what a snow bird was when stationed as a young Marine in Yuma, Kevin turned into a permanent Verde Valley snowbird. Kevin served two decades as a Marine and another two decades in the private sector ultimately retiring as a Fortune 500 executive. When not riding his bike, Kevin serves as the President of the Sedona Red Rock Trail Fund, Treasurer of the Verde Valley Cyclists Coalition and as a member of the Yavapai County Resource Advisory Committee.