Who We Are
The Partners of Radiance Oak
Dan Dunkle is a community organizer, artist, rockclimber, and DJ. He has supported community in different capacities for many years, mostly in the Bay Area. He was a lead for three Burning Man Camps, received a grant to build the Cosmic Dance Foucault Pendulum at Burning Man in 2004, and helped lead the Conexus Cathedral build team in 2006. Currently employed at Guidewire, a successful software company in Foster City. He became involved in the Mankind Project in May of 2008.
Radiance Oak Support
Chloé leads Radiance Oak development, and has quickly become an essential contributor. She has a background in healthcare and has worked as a nurse practitioner. She has also managed organizational development and medical research, and is a certified self-defense instructor.
Rebecca Holtzman has been an active contributor to the development of Radiance Oak. Professionally she is a successful graphic designer. Rebecca has been working on building communities for the past 10 years. Prior to Radiance Oak, she was an active member of the well-known Kimya House community in Marin County, California.
Randy Cone is the Radiance Technical Director, and will manage our audio-visual needs. Randy is a Journeyman in the IATSE Stage Workers Union.
The members of Radiance Oak have made commitments to:
- trust and remain accountable to our agreements. We are committed to maintaining the quality of our relationships, and valuing one another’s unique contributions.
- support the Jack London District, including the Jack London District Association, Jack London Improvement District, and our local government agencies and representatives. We also support local non profit artistic works, and the artists that create them.
- believe that we can affect the world around us. We value engagement, with integrity and effective communications. We believe that our nation and the world community shape our own characters, and have a direct relationship to our quality of life.
The members of Radiance have also agreed to:
- live our lives with honesty, integrity, and trust in our fellows and the local community.
- treat each other with excellence, and inspire others to do the same.
- contribute time, labor, and money to improve our space and community.
- attend regular group meetings.
- negotiate and honor agreements involving us and our mission.