Rex Westen has been with MUSE since the beginning. He is our cello teacher but insists on not being paid. Rex is a vital part of MUSE, both as a teacher and as a visionary. We are beyond grateful for his contribution!
has joined MUSE as our Community Consultant.
Brenda brings a deep understanding of non-profit organizing and cultural responsibility and awareness. She is the founder of (In)visible
Tom White-O'Connor is a guitar and blues harmonica player, singer and songwriter. Jamming with friends led to playing guitar and learning to sing and play almost every James Taylor song. Since then his musical tastes have broadened to include Blues, Reggae, Rock and Folk. He performs solo and with his band called The Tube Sox, whom you may have run past on Walnut St or the corner of Hawthorn and Folsom at the Bolder Boulder...."One More Mile to Go!". Tom is also songwriter and has a knack for writing heartfelt, humorous songs about life's experiences. He's also a former teacher, loves kids and is excited to be part of the Muse program!
Mitra Ghaffari is MUSE's photographer and videographer. We're happy to have her back with us after a summer spent in Havana, Cuba, helping refurbish community spaces in the neighborhood of Los Pocitos with a grant from the Davis Peace Project.