The Board of Directors

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karen angel

Karen Angel (1 July 2012) stands in the center with her Ugarte Calcaño cousins Clementina, Manuel “Santos”, Crescenciano, and Nered who are four of the six children of Jose Manuel Ugarte, the adopted son of Jimmie and Marie Angel.

Karen Angel (California)President

Vittorio Assandria

Vittorio Assandria kneels next to the marker identifying where Jimmie Angel landed on Auyántepui.

Vittorio Assandria (Venezuela)



isabel barton

Isabel Barton filming in the Kamarata Valley.

Isabel Barton (New York Venezuela)

Steve Davidson

Steve Davidson near Deer Lake, Tahoe National Forest, Northern California.



Jorge M. Gonzalez

Jorge M. González, PhD., investigating stone carvings at El Tajin, Mexico.

Jorge M. González (Texas) Vice President


Jorge González was a member of the 1991 Fundación Terramar interdisciplinary Auyántepui expedition.



Marianela Camacho Fuenmayor

Marianela Camacho Fuenmayor (Venezuela)



Jon H. Pegg

Jon H. Pegg waving the Hawaiian state flag in celebration of reaching the summit of Auyántepui. The bust of Simon Bolivar, Liberator of Venezuela, was placed by the Universidad Central de Venezuela’s 1956 expedition to Auyántepui.

Jon H. Pegg (Hawaii)



Dario Savino

Dario Savino (Venezuela)




Paul Stanley (center of back row) with Pemón friends in the Kamarata Valley.

Paul Graham Stanley (Venezuela New York) Secretary/Treasurer