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Parting Words with Teka Gabaldon

The community at Surfing The Nations is all too familiar with difficult goodbyes, just as it is with exciting hello’s and reunions. One of the most difficult goodbye’s this year is our farewell to our dear friend Teka Gabaldon from Carpinteria, California. Teka has been serving Surfing The Nations since her internship in Fall of 2014, holding many crucial roles since the start.  Her biggest contributions to STN include establishing all of the administrative structure for STN’s Sweden base, writing many grant proposals that helped to fund our Ulu Pono youth program, and establishing critical habits and processes around staff care at ...