Contact Info for Potter's Clay

Here are the best ways to reach someone regarding Westmont's student-led Spring Break ministry in Ensenada Mexico.

In Ensenada

Phone service to the numbers below is typically quite good. In most cases these people will be available from 9am to 9pm. For after-hours emergencies you can also try the number/s shown below the table. Our cost for international service is appx $1.40/min, so please use the cell numbers ONLY for emegency calls. (If you have Nextel service you can DC us at no cost to you or us.)

Non-urgent inquiries should be directed to the Risk Assistant in Santa Barbara either by phone
(805-565-6201) or email.

Note that for various reasons the phones may be used by others than the individuals indicated. (If row shaded, that phone number is only activated for the Spring Break trip.)

(To reach the phones marked MX when calling from the US you must first dial 011521. The international dialing charges for your carrier or calling method will apply.)

Name, Role Cells Nextel DC
Andy Wood,PC Staff Director

US and Mexico: 805-637-3083

Nextel: 152*1003588*3
Troy Harris, Asst VP for Institutional Resilience

US: 805-455-6633

MX: 646-216-3079

John Draper, Senior Risk Management Coordinator
US and Mexico: 949-813-3188
Nextel: 152*1003588*3
Student Leaders
Lauren Lamparter, Transportation Director 949-616-9003 152*8*5963
Mayra Toscano & Brian Frueh, PC Co-Directors   152*1003588*2
Joey Farbstein, Prayer & Worship   152*8*5945
Nicole Loftis & Travis Smelley, Construction   152*9*16928
Stephanie Hynes & Brady Quon, Med/Dent   152*9*17640
Annmarie Rodriguez & Tanner Wolf, Sports   152*8*5962
Michelle Macdonald & Jeremy Ecklund, VBS 916-215-5072 152*9*16929
McKenna Mowery & Nathan Ngo, Business & Kitchen   152*9*17643
Taylor Boyle, Publicity & Salon   152*8*5941

If you're unable to reach Andy or Troy at the number/s noted above, try these numbers (as dialed from US):

  • Mexican cell: 011521-646-142-4113 (usually available daytimes 9am-9pm)
  • Satellite phone: 01187-077-641-9100 (satfone only turned on in event of regional disaster)
In Santa Barbara

Westmont's Situation Readiness & Response Team (SRT) will be standing by thruout the Spring Break week to field emergency calls if necessary. To reach one of them leave word with our Public Safety officer on duty at 805-565-6222. Provide your name and number provide so that we can return your call as quickly as possible.


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