John’s dedication to community and collaboration has led him to pioneer programs and partnerships with many organizations, producers, and influencers, including taking on the role of Executive Director for Chico Velo. With an endless obsession over bicycle aesthetics and design, along with a passion for bike commuting that started in grade school, bikes have always been a part of John’s life and continue to bring freedom and inspiration from his time both on and off the saddle. Truly committed to our communities and environment, John believes that the noble invention of the bicycle can truly change the world for the better.
Mea is a transplant from Santa Barbara and relocated to Chico with her husband for his work. She holds a degree in photography and they have 3 children. When not driving them around to one of their many activities you can find her mountain biking, running through the park, or trying random things to stay active. She joined Chico Velo in September of 2018 and has been an asset ever since. Her positive attitude and enthusiasm for the organization are contagious and we are lucky to have her.