Meet The Team
Modesto born and raised, Kelsey Acuña is the Interim Director of the National Ag Science Center after working with the organization as a Donor Development specialist. She is currently obtaining her MBA at UC Davis with a focus on Marketing & Strategy. Kelsey has 3 years of experience working in early childhood education and 2 years of working in the nonprofit sector. She is also a classically trained mezzo-soprano. In her free time you can find her going to live performances, practicing piano, and or curling up with a book and her two cats: Asmo and Tinkerbell. Kelsey is thrilled to lead the National Ag Science Center and to learn more about the ag science world and how NASC can create awareness and opportunities that benefit the Stanislaus community.
A Turlock local, Mario is the NASC's technology and outreach specialist. When he is not keeping our website up and running, he can be found practicing guitar. He is currently on his last year at for a bachelor's degree in Marketing at Stanislaus State.