Meet Big Ocean: Alicia Moulton

Alicia Moulton and her husband Stan run The Honey Company, a sustainable beekeeping business in Spring City, Utah. She specializes in social media marketing and web content. She earned both bachelor’s and master’s degrees in animal science from Utah State University, and a bachelor’s in mathematics education from Brigham Young University. She worked previously for …

Meet Kim Landeen

Kim Landeen comes to Big Ocean with a special interest in protecting the family. This desire has been intensified as she and her husband Allen have been professional foster parents to 13 little boys over the last 2 years. Kim stays busy as a health coach helping people regain their mental and physical health through …

Meet Erika Decaster

Erika Decaster holds an MBA in International Development from the Thunderbird School of Global Management and a BA in Latin American Studies and Music from Brigham Young University. Passionate about women and children’s issues, she previously worked at Feed the World and the Institute for Self-reliant Agriculture. She is passionate about international development organizations that …

Meet Marianne Downing

Marianne Downing has come to the board of Big Ocean with more than 20 years of experience in management and evaluation in the nonprofit sector. For six of those years, she owned a successful consultancy firm in New Zealand that specialized in the evaluation of nonprofit organizations and their programs. She brings to the board …

Meet Big Ocean: Ann Takasaki, Chairwoman of the Board

Elizabeth Ann Inouye Takasaki is a third generation Japanese-American born in Richfield, Utah to Buddhist parents. Ann graduated from Brigham Young University with several degrees, including Dance, Psychology, and English and also studied for a graduate degree at UCLA in music therapy. Education is very important to Ann. She served an LDS mission in Sendai, Japan, where she …