The CTC Team are the heart of the organization. These are the people at the frontline of our work 24/7. Their dedication and commitment is what makes all of our work possible.
Rili has worked for over 25 years to improve the management and financial sustainability of marine protected areas and reduce the use of unsustainable fishing practices in Southeast Asia. She is the co-founder and executive director of the Coral Triangle Center (CTC), a learning center of excellence on coastal and marine resources management based in Bali established in 2010.
Recognizing the urgent need to support professionals and practitioners in marine conservation, CTC institutionalized an integrated portfolio of Marine Protected Area learning sites, customized training programs and learning networks with partners to protect and manage the coastal and marine ecosystems throughout the Coral Triangle region, the epi-center for marine bio-diversity in the world. Her long held vision to develop a unique CTC learning facility with interactive exhibitions and games on marine conservation to inspire and engage the public in conserving coral reefs and the oceans became reality through the establishment of the Center for Marine Conservation in Sanur, Bali in 2017.
Rili held several senior positions in The Nature Conservancy (TNC) from 1995 to 2011 including Program Director for the Coral Triangle region and Country Director for the Indonesia Program. She was part of TNC’s core team that helped establish the multi-national Coral Triangle Initiative for Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Security (CTI-CFF) in 2009. Prior to TNC, Rili established the WWF marine conservation program in Indonesia for the WWF Indonesia Program from 1989 to 1993. In those years, she surveyed numerous potential MPA sites across the archipelago from Sabang to Merauke. She was involved in the planning and implementation of several long-term coastal and marine programs in Indonesia funded by bi-and multi-lateral donors (USAID, Worldbank).
Rili holds a Master of Science degree in tropical marine ecology from the University of Leiden in the Netherlands and a Master of Science in tropical coastal zone management from the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne in United Kingdom. She completed The Executive Program (TEP) - strategic leadership at the top - at Darden School of Business, University of Virginia (UVA) in the US in June 2013. She has extensive diving experience in the Netherlands, Mediterranean, Caribbean, Indonesia and Asia-Pacific.
DR. HESTI WIDODO
Senior Program Manager
Hesti is CTC’s Senior Program Manager and oversees CTC’s programs (Training and Learning; Learning Sites and Learning Networks) into one integrated portfolio. She develops the CTC curricula and ensures that CTC’s training modules meet the needs for capacity development in the field of marine and coastal management. The work covers monitoring and evaluating capacity development activities and regular assessments of potential needs for new course development. Hesti has worked in the field of Marine Outreach and Environmental Education for more than 12 years. Her background includes marine science, social marketing, and environmental social science. Hesti is involved in developing a socio-economic monitoring standard focusing on the way local communities perceive the establishment and management of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs).
She started her career as a community development volunteer, which led her to full involvement in outreach and education ever since. For three years, she led a project focusing on six Coral Triangle MPAs with high marine biodiversity. Earlier, she managed a successful social marketing campaign in Komodo National Park, a UNESCO-World Heritage Site. The project targeted 3,000 people living in the area and aimed to build pride in local communities about the amazing marine biodiversity of their homes and to highlight the benefits of the oceans for people and nature. She completed her PhD on coastal resources management at the Diponegoro University in Indonesia. Hesti also holds a Master of Research in Environmental Social Science from the University of Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom, and a Master of Management in International Marketing from Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia.
Marine Conservation Advisor
Marthen is CTC's Marine Conservation Advisor and focuses on three key areas: government relations at the regional level, national and provincial levels; MPA policy, regulations and outreach. He also has a technical role at the Center for Marine Conservation with two key components: training and outreach with dive and boat operators, and promoting and implementing sustainable marine tourism activities in MPAs.
Marthen was the Field Learning Sites Manager since 2011, managing all learning site activities. This includes all Nusa Penida MPA management support and on-site training activities, as well as the design, development and management planning support to the emerging Banda Islands MPA network and potential Atauro learning site development in Timor Leste.
Marthen joined CTC from The Nature Conservancy, where he worked since 2002 in various roles, including the NGO Liaison Program Officer for the Marine Program, the Outreach Program Officer, Communication & Outreach Specialist, and since 2008 as the Nusa Penida Project Leader. Before Marthen joined TNC, he worked at the Environmental Education Center (PPLH) Bali as Marine Division Coordinator. In 2000, he was the national coordinator for Jaring Pela – an Indonesian network of 127 NGOs focused on coastal and marine issues. Marthen has more than 10 years of experience in marine conservation. He is co-founder for Yayasan Bahtera Nusantara in Bali, a member of the Board of Advisors for Yayasan Taka in Karimunjawa-Semarang, and a member of the Instructor Council for Association of Diving School (ADS) Indonesia. He obtained a bachelor’s degree from the Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Science of the Bogor Institute of Agriculture (IPB).
Training and Learning
I NYOMAN SUARDANA
GIS & Knowledge Management Specialist
Nyoman began his career as database administrator in the private sector. His expertise in Microsoft Excel, Geographic Information System (GIS), database and system development and his love of nature led him to expand his career to coastal and marine resource management in 2010 with The Nature Conservancy – Indonesia Marine Program. In 2011 he was promoted to Conservation Database Specialist.
His projects include developing a Ticketing and Finance Management System for a joint venture company; setting up a Marine Protected Area Database and Information System for Indonesia and a Marine Protected Area Monitoring and Evaluation System in partnership with the Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries – Species and Area Conservation Division. Nyoman has more than 10 years of experience in Statistic Data Processing and reporting in various sectors, including health, finance, and tourism. He has a wide range of skills in system programming and database management. He is also an active blogger and Boy Scout senior. Nyoman’s main role in CTC is to lead MPA Design with GIS training and Marine Spatial Planning training; he is also in charge of IT Administration and System Management.
Silvianita brings extensive professional experience in community-based ecotourism, coastal ecosystem management, coral reef ecology and monitoring, and environmental policy. Before joining CTC, Silvianita was Deputy Director at the Terangi Foundation where she spent 13 years in various positions such as Director and Policy Program Manager. She is also a member of the Indonesian
Coral Reef Working Group and a member of the Ministry of Forestry auditor team on ornamental coral propagation audit. She holds a degree in Environmental Studies from the University of Indonesia.
DENNY BOY MOCHRAN
Boy has more than 17 years of experiences as professional facilitator for environmental awareness, organizational and skill development through the use of participatory and adult learning approaches. He has expertise in facilitating participatory community-based planning, community-based information system, strategic planning and training of trainers/ facilitation on marine and small islands conservation
and integrated coastal zone management. Boy comes with strong skills in facilitating group discussions, experiential learning, participatory problem mapping, organization development and problem-solving. He has a degree from the Faculty of Industrial Technology, Department of Industrial and Management Technology from the Pasundan University (UNPAS) Bandung. Boy supports CTC to lead and develop training curriculum and modules for several courses as well as training the trainers at CTC. Focus topics include: Principles of MPA Management , Facilitation Techniques for MPA Public Consultation, Perception Monitoring, Marine Resource Use, Sustainable Tourism Development within MPA Zoning Classification in Indonesia, Marine Conservation Action Planning. He also holds a certificate from the Indonesian Professional Certification Authority as an assessor of competencies for marine conservation.
AULIA GUSTAL PRIANDINA
Aulia joined CTC in June 2019 as a Training Administration Officer. She holds a Marine Science Bachelor Degree from the University of Padjadjaran. Before joining CTC, Aulia worked on a Marine Spatial Planning Project (RZWP3K) with the Marine and Fisheries District office of West Java. When she was a university student, she was actively involved in PARIMANTA, as a nature enthusiast and scientific explorer organization
that focuses on coastal and marine conservation for the Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Science, University of Padjadjaran.With PARIMANTA, She trained students on coastal and marine conservation, and found that working in the field was her passion. She also joined MALAKA, a community group which campaigns for mangrove, seagrass and coral conservation as part of her marine science major. Her responsibilities in the CTC training team are to organize and manage the CTC marine conservation training sessions for local communities, academia and the government. She also engages with participants of the training to raise awareness around marine conservation and ocean health.
WIENDA JUSTITIA ARDIYANI
Fisheries Training Specialist
Wienda joined in CTC in 2021 as a Fisheries Training Specialist where she is responsible for developing sustainable fisheries training activities such developing a training plan, writing training modules, and other supporting materials. Wienda holds a Bachelor's Degree from IPB University majoring in Fisheries Resource Utilization. During her undegraduate studies, she took the role as an assistant in several subjects and was also active in the diving club that later enabled her to participate in the Zooxanthellae Expeditions in Paloh, West Kalimantan, and Sabu Raijua, East Nusa Tenggara. Before continuing her studies, she joined TNC's internship program for
Marine Field Data Management. She then completed her Master's Degree in Marine Fisheries Technology from IPB University on an LPDP Scholarship. During her master's studies, she was part of the editorial team in the journal Marine Fisheries, she took part in the Enhancing Marine Biodiversity Research in Indonesia (EMBRIO) field course, and she was a presenter in the 8th Indonesia National Seminar on Capture Fisheries. Wienda has always been interested in sustainable fisheries management and conservation, therefore her latest research is about optimizing the allocation of fishing vessels in Indonesia’s Fisheries Management Area (FMA) 712 based on fish resources. Prior to CTC, she worked with the ATSEA-2 Project wherein was responsible for developing a fisheries management plan for FMA 718.
Virtual Training Officer
Nadia holds a degree in Educational Technology from the State University of Jakarta. She joined CTC as a Virtual Training Officer in 2020 to help strengthen and develop our online training portfolio. Before joining CTC, Nadia was a Talent Acquisition Specialist in an HR Consultancy company where she analyzed online training modules and helped create learning objectives for teachers’ competency assessments. She also trained at the Center for Teacher and Education Personnel Development and Empowerment (PPPPTK)
where she was able to work on various projects such as double-proficiency teacher certification and designing a training session for vocational school teachers in tourism on tour guiding. Nadia also worked as a facilitator and developed modules for the retail industry for PT Mitra Adi Perkasa. Nadia hopes to learn, develop, and apply her knowledge and passion for educational technology at CTC.
Project Leader | Nusa Penida
Jaya has experience in monitoring destructive fishing sites in Bali. He started as a participant of the underwater ecological surveys done in Bali and learned underwater monitoring techniques in 2001. He joined Yayasan Bahtera Nusantara as a member of the Monitoring team supporting the “Biological Impact on Bali Beach Rehabilitation Project”, in Nusa Dua and Sanur. Jaya conducted coral reef ecosystem monitoring
at Klungkung (Nusa Penida and Tegalbesar), which was a joint program between Yayasan Bahtera Nusantara and the provincial fisheries authorities. In 2004, Jaya joined the field staff at TNC to assist with the implementation of marine education activities and participatory mapping training at Nusa Penida to support “Reviving the beaches of Bali Program”. Jaya gained experience in underwater photography during coral transplantation activities for the “Kuta Beach–Bali Beach Conservation Project”. He has a Degree from the Biology Department, Mathematical and Basic Science Faculty, Udayana University.
MPA Learning Site Manager
Purwanto is highly experienced in working with multi-stakeholder to develop Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) in Indonesia and a specialist in designing and implementing marine biological monitoring programs to look coral reef communities and the impacts of human use, reef resilience to climate change, MPAs surveillance system and marine conservation strategies. Purwanto has diverse skills in multi-objective MPA design
and planning, surveillance & monitoring, coral reef fisheries, species management and evaluation of MPA management effectiveness and more than 15 years of experiences on marine resources survey includes on reef fish spawning aggregation, reef health, marine mammal monitoring and building marine biological monitoring team with local and global partners in several MPAs in eastern Indonesia. Purwanto also has experienced in supporting the development of guidelines and practical tools for marine biological monitoring to assess the management effectiveness of MPAs in various MPAs in Indonesia.
DR. IRENE H. MATAKENA SAHERTIAN
Maluku Government & Partnership Coordinator
Dr. Sahertian is based in CTC’s Ambon office and is responsible for coordinating programs in the Maluku Province. She acts as the focal person for partners, government, local community, and related stakeholders.
Her expertise includes community empowerment, sustainable fisheries governance, marine protected areas and conservation issues, community law enforcement, customary law community, solid waste management, and conducting research on marine ecology.
She holds a Doctorate of Philosophy degree from Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia and a Master of Environmental Management from the University of Tasmania, Australia. Prior to joining CTC, Dr. Sahertian worked at Tetra Tech to help implement the USAID Sustainable Ecosystems Advanced Project where she was the Maluku Provincial Coordinator and led the dissemination of a regional fish stock assessment study results.
Marine and Fisheries Coordinator
Holding a bachelor’s degree in marine science from the Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Sciences of Hasanuddin University Makassar, South Sulawesi, Kasman is a certified open water diver with several research experiences. Prior joining CTC on February 10, 2019, as Marine Protected Area (MPA) Field Officer, Kasman was involved in the fish ecology assessment in Spermonde Islands, South Sulawesi, the community social
economy survey and coral reefs transplantation and planning in Samalona Island Makassar, and assisting campus based projects regarding biophysics and socioeconomic assessment to support the marine spatial planning in North Kalimantan, West Papua, and several monitoring sites of Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI). As MPA Field Officer, Kasman is responsible for the MPA establishment in Sula Islands, North Maluku, under the USAID SEA Project. With his strong research background and networking skills, he will lead the drafting of zoning and management plan of Sula Islands. Kasman will also be in charge in data collection series to support the overall process that involves all stakeholders in Sulabesi dan Mangoli Islands in Sula.
LA ODE JUNAIDIN
Banda MPA Officer
Ode supports the Banda MPA. He is based in Banda, reporting to theBanda MPA Coordinator. He has a fisheries education background from the STP (College of Fisheries) Hatta-Syahrir in Banda Naira, Maluku, and is originally from Walang Village on Banda Besar Island. He was previously affiliated with the College of Fisheries as Head of the Cultivation Laboratory and Lecturer at the STP Hatta-Sjahrir Banda Naira.
Coral Reef Restoration Task Force Coordinator
Eureka Amadea (Dea) joined CTC on April 2021 as CTC’s Coral Reef Restoration Task Force Coordinator where she will provide coral restoration practitioners with advice and support regarding the planning, implementation, maintenance, monitoring, and quality control of restoration projects using the Mars Assisted Reef Restoration System (MARRS). Dea holds a Bachelor's Degree in Marine Biology from the University of Indonesia.
She has experience in doing research projects, leading marine surveys, being involved in coral reef conservation projects, building relationships with government and stakeholders, creating science activities with children, educating guests and staff and being a guide in guest excursions. Prior to joining CTC, Dea was the Project Coordinator for the DOCK (Dive Operators Collaboration Komodo) based in Labuan Bajo and worked as the marine biologist for Ayana Resort Komodo.
I GUSTI AYU OKA PUTRI MAHENDRI
Finance and Administration Staff, COREMAP-CTI ADB Nusa Penida Project
Oka supports all financial, accounting and administration functions for CTC’s special projects, ensuring that all financial policies are properly implemented. She ensures transactions are processed, recorded, and reported efficiently. Part of this role involves maintaining the accuracy of transaction records to ensure CTC provision. Oka also assists the Senior Accountant in the Bali Office to review financial transactions and operations in accordance with CTC finance policies and procedures.
Oka graduated from Politeknik Negeri Bali with a Bachelors’ Degree in Applied Accounting. She started her career as a Purchasing and Procurement staff member in Kuta Lagoon Resort and Pool Villa and she also worked in PT Equity Finance Indonesia.
EVI NURUL IHSAN
COREMAP-CTI ADB Project Leader
Evi leads the implementation of a COREMAP-CTI ADB Project project to ensure the quality of on-site deliverables by experts during the project and coordinating reporting requirements. He coordinates communication with local communities and related stakeholders, working closely with provincial government-related agencies including Marine Protected Area management, district government, and the Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries (MMAF). He is also the lead for CTC’s Gender Action Plan, establishing environmental and social safeguards and liaising with Indigenous people in project activities.
Evi holds a Bachelor Degree from the Marine Science Faculty of Diponegoro University in Semarang. This is complemented by extensive field experience, which includes conducting Manta Rays research, fish-focused ecological assessments, observations of fish and analyses of data, and biophysics monitoring in Teluk Cendrawasih National Park. Evi is a certified scientific diver, fish Identification (Fish ID) observer and coral Identification (Coral ID) observer. Recently, he was a project leader for Maluku Province to support MPA programs across USAID – SEA (Sustainable Ecosystem Advance) Project sites and assist with the coordination of the biophysics and socioeconomic monitoring. Evi is involved in the development of MPA zoning systems and MPA management plans, the collection and analysis of various types of data, and coordination with provincial government and SEA Regional Office for regular updates on conservation activities within MPAs.
DEWA AYU PUTU TREANIKA
Finance & Administration Officer, COREMAP-CTI ADB Nusa Penida Project
Ika is responsible for managing all finance, accounting, and administration for COREMAP-CTI ADB, a program in Nusa Penida for Coral Reef Rehabilitation and Management funded by Asian Development Bank. She is responsible for ensuring that public donors’ financial policies are properly implemented and all transactions are properly processed, recorded, and reported on time. She regularly assists the Finance and Admin Manager to review financial systems and operations, including grant administrations and management in accordance with public donor policies and procedures.
With a Bachelor of Accounting from the Faculty of Economics of Udayana University, Ika has skills in various types of accounting software, overseeing the maintenance of General Ledger transactions. As a previous employee at PT Bank Mandiri, Bali, Ika brings her skills in Accounts Payable, treasury, tax calculations, and banking transactions to the CTC team.
I PUTU ARYASUKMA WIDYA YOGA PUTRA
Program Communications Officer
Yoga has been working in the communication field for almost 10 years. He started his career as a journalist at KOMPAS for four years before deciding to focus more on humanitarian work at international non-governmental organizations, handling various issues from disaster risk reduction to public health management. He joined CTC in November 2016 as Field Communication Officer for the USAID SEA Project based in Ambon. Yoga led the "Pejuang Laut" (Champions of the SEA) program that supported marine conservation in Maluku and North Maluku
by empowering local champions in public awareness and behavioural change activities. Yoga brought "Pejuang Laut" to the international level through the 2018 Youth Leadership Summit - Our Ocean Conference in Bali and the 2019 International Congress for Conservation Biology in Kuala Lumpur. Yoga obtained a Master of Letter in Environment, Culture and Communication from the University of Glasgow, Scotland in 2020, through the Indonesia Chevening Scholarship. He was also an awardee of the US Community College Initiative Program, majoring in Emergency Management and Public Information Officer at Pierce College, Washington. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Geography from the University of Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta.
Regional Communications and CTI Program Coordinator
Leilani is a communications and project coordination specialist with nine years experience in leading outreach, capacity building, and network development for regional development projects in the Asia-Pacific region. She has worked on critical environmental issues such as marine resource management, sustainable fisheries, climate change
adaptation, clean water access, and solid waste management.
She has delivered successful outreach initiatives using new media platforms combined with robust storytelling that is technically sound and audience-appropriate, while employing insights from working as a journalist in local and international media organizations. She has taken lead roles in results-based project management, donor reporting, and evaluation tasks for various multilateral and bilateral donors such as USAID, the US Department of the Interior, and the Government of Canada.
Leilani was born and raised in the Philippines and lived in New York and Bangkok, before moving to Bali. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from the University of the Philippines and a Master of Arts in Journalism from New York University, majoring in Science, Health, and Environmental Reporting. She was a Fulbright Scholar from 2004-2006.
ADITYA ADAM PERMANA PUTRA
Junior Communications Officer
Adam is responsible for ensuring the development of high quality and technically sound communications materials for external and internal audiences. He works closely with the Regional Communications and Program Coordinator to ensure that CTC’s communication products support the overall mission and vision of the organization while catering to the specific audience and stakeholders of each department.
In addition, Adam is responsible for managing CTC’s social media platforms to expand the organization’s social media presence. He supports CTC’s outreach and community activities to further spread the message of marine conservation to a wider audience. Before joining CTC, Adam worked at Yayasan Reef Check Indonesia as a Design, Communication, and Campaign Consultant. There he assisted in the creation of a communication strategy, managed social media, and developed communication products, including press releases, brochures, posters.
Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning
II ROSNA TARMIDJI
Ii Rosna Tarmidji joined CTC in May 2021 as CTC’s Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) Coordinator. Ii will be responsible for implementing our MEL Framework and help keep track of the organization’s progress in the implementation of CTC’s Strategic Plan 2020-2024. Ii holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Engineering from Trisakti University in Jakarta and completed her International Master’s Program in Environmental Science (LUMES) at Lund University, Sweden, through a scholarship from The Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education.
Prior to joining CTC, Ii was USAID SEA Project’s Regional Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning Specialist, based in Ambon. Before that, she worked as the Bali and Kaimana MPA Capacity Development Coordinator for Conservation International (CI) Indonesia.
Finance & Administration
I NENGAH WINIARTA
Finance & Administation Manager
Nengah has experience in Finance, Accounting and Human Resources fields since 2000, working with financial management systems, preparing financial reports and controlling budgets against actual expenses for every project. He brings to CTC his expertise in administration, finance, and managing the organization’s HR. Following his graduation from the Faculty of Economics majoring in Accountancy at Udayana
University, Bali, Nengah started his career as an auditor at PT Bank Danamon Indonesia home office, seconded to their Surabaya branch. He then worked for the Bali Spirit group establishing accounting, information, legal, formalities and human resources systems for their various businesses including the successful “Yoga Barn” and “Bali Spirit Festival”. Before joining CTC, Nengah served as the Finance and Administration Manager at PT STC Indonesia (Sustainable Trade and Consulting–bioenergy).
Executive Admin & Human Resources Assistant
Wati is the executive assistance to CTC Executive Director and she also supports the formalities and Human Resources functions of CTC - assisting Finance, Admin and HR Managment. She comes with 20+ years of admin and HR experience in the private sector, most recently at Sentosa Resorts Bali (PT. Carlton Crest Bali) as Executive Personal Assistant to the General Manager and the Resort Manager. Wati started her career
in PT Sobek Bali Utama (a company organizing adventure tours) as PA to the Board of Directors and the General Manager. She then moved to PT Tirta Bayu Buana (Spa operator) as Operations Manager, and later took up the role of Recruitment Consultant for PT Sage Organizational Development (HR consulting company). Wati graduated from the Hotel & Tourism School in Bali, majoring in Front Office Department.
I PUTU EKA DARMAWAN
Eka joined the CTC in November 2015. He graduated from the faculty of Economics from the Mahasaraswati Denpasar University. His career started in August 2010 as a tax officer at an accounting and tax consultation firm, CV. Prima Astha Konsultama. In July 2011, he moved to work at PT. Blue Water Safaris as junior accounting staff, handling taxation matters. Until recently, he worked for PT. Spa Alliance and PT. Glo
International as Accounting and Tax Supervisor. At CTC, Eka is responsible for Petty Cash management, period accounting closing, writing and analyzing financial statements, management of travel expenses and reporting, tax reporting and audit support.
SAGUNG AYU MARDANI VALIA PUTRI
Sagung finished her diploma in Politeknik Negeri Bali, a year later she continued her studies and get her bachelor's degree from Economics Faculty of Universitas Mahasaraswati. While finishing her studies, Sagung started her career as a junior accountant at Seed Resort. In 2017, she worked for manufacturing company called PT Kapit Mas as junior accountant. Before joining CTC in May 2019, she was an employee at RSUD Bali Mandara as finance staff.
NI PUTU LIA PRATIWI
Lia joined CTC on 28 March 2018, before joining CTC, Lia worked for PT Dewata Motor (Authorized Honda Car Dealers) as sales administration. She has a strong accounting background since graduate from vocational high school majoring in Accounting from SMK Negeri 2 Denpasar and get her bachelor degree from Economic Faculty of Mahasaraswati University. As Junior Accountant, she is in charge of daily
transactions as a cashier and bank related transactions.
YUAR DWI UTAMI
Yuar is the Human Resource Coordinator of CTC. Before joining CTC, Yuar worked at PT Tripper Nature Bali, from 2014 until December 2019 in human resources development, responsible for recruitment, employee benefits and employee relations. During her employment at PT Tripper, she attended various trainings;
HRD skills training, Competency & Assessment Training by PT. Care Indonesia Solusi, Standard Kompetensi Profesi SDM by PMSM Bali, Certified Kemenaker RI First Aid Officer by PT. Sinergi Solusi Indonesia and Negotiation Skills for Industrial Relations by Dinas Perindustrian & Tenaga Kerja Badung. She graduated from Gadjah Mada University majoring in Industrial and Organizational Psychology in 2014.
I GUSTI NGURAH WISMA YOGA PUTRA PINATIH
Ngurah is CTC’s IT Specialist. He is responsible for managing IT and network equipment and ensuring its functionality. Ngurah plays a strategic role in ensuring the development and implementation of CTC’s information management system, including the implementation of a program dashboard that captures and manages program and operation information to ensure compliance and audit objectives. He works closely with teams to ensure information is properly entered, and quality standards are developed and maintained. Ngurah supports computer hardware and network management (security and audit) and handles IT troubleshooting. Ngurah reports directly to CTC’s Finance & Administration Manager.
Before joining CTC, Ngurah worked as IT Supervisor at CONRAD Bali Resort and Spa, Nusa Dua, and at Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua as IT Supervisor, with a responsibility to ensure quality standards were met and that systems and servers ran properly. Ngurah was in charge of information technology program and information systems activities and network monitoring.
URSULA VIRGINIA TUHUTERU
Project Admin Assistant
Ula joined CTC on 1 April 2017. Before joining CTC, Ula worked for PT Tifa Manise Tour and Travel and Yayasan Amaone in Ambon as Admin Officer from April 2014 to March 2017. She also worked for Mercy Corps Ambon from October 2001 to November 2013 as Administrator Officer.Ula is responsible for managing all financial, accounting and administration functions for the project ensuring that USAID financial policies are properly
implemented and all transactions are properly processed, recorded and reported on time especially in Ambon office. She also will support all team members in Ambon for any administration and operational activities.
Center for Marine Conservation
HERNI FRILIA HASTUTIE
Business Development Specialist
Herni graduated from the English Literature Department of Brawijaya University in Malang. She has extensive experience working for various NGOs since 2007, in some instances building them from the ground-up. She has worked with PPLH Seloliman-East Java, PPLH Bali, among others. Her last post was as the Education Program Manager for Bottle for Botol where she worked with private sector partners in Bali, Lembongan, Australia
as well as schools and community groups in those areas. She was part of the consortium representing Indonesia from 2010 through 2014, and has participated in the Climate Talks in Bangkok, and attended courses in Education for the Global Citizen by Oxam Novib and Education for Sustainable Development by BIMAesw, Systainable Asia.
NI MADE PRASIWI BESTARI
Sales & Marketing Consultant
Siwi joined CTC in February 2019 as a sales and marketing staff. Siwi is in charge to assist the center in developing cross promotions and promotional campaigns including digital and social media marketing. She also assists in keeping track of accounts and maintain good relations with partner including performing regular sales call. Siwi obtained her undergraduate degree in International Relations,
University of Udayana, in 2016. Since then, she has worked in marketing communications in a couple of Bali-based company or organization. After working as a marketing communication staff in Bali Royal Hospital for one a half year, she made decision to work in a NGO based in Bali. She joined Bali WISE by ROLE Foundation as a capacity builder where her main task was to manage and oversee programs for all capacity building related activities targeted at capacity development.
CIKAL BHUMIWICANA QALNAR
Cikal is a recent graduate of the Marine Sciences Program, Faculty of Marine and Fishery Sciences, Udayana University, Bali. He was the chairman for the president of the students’ association of his study program. He was involved in several campus events concerned with preserving nature and the marine environment, such as Earth Hour Bali, Signing Blue WWF, and Elasmobranch Project Indonesia. In addition to his academic activities, he is interested in marketing as well and has experience as a marketing team member in a local clothing brand in Bandung.
Cikal is one of our dedicated Facilitators in the Center for Marine Conservation (CMC). He is responsible for the daily operation of the CTC CMC, supporting the operation of the Escape Rooms as a Game Master, and for CTC’s fun learning classes. In addition, he helps to hosts CMC’s visitors, conducts the CTC house tour, and assists sales and marketing staff in the promotion of CMC merchandise. Cikal reports directly to CTC’s Business Development Specialist.
TRILISA MOULISARI PUTRI SUNAS
Lisa is one of the Center for Marine Conservation’s Facilitators. In this role, she is responsible for the daily operation of the CTC Center for Marine Conservation, along with supporting the operation of the Escape Rooms as a Game Master, hosting CMC’s visitors, and conducting CTC house tours. Lisa also facilitates CTC’s fun learning classes and assists the sales and marketing staff to promote CMC products. Lisa reports directly to CTC’s Business Development Specialist.
Before joining CTC, Lisa worked as a Project Manager at Whello Indonesia, a digital marketing company. In that role, she coordinated project implementation and delivery by ensuring team members managed their time effectively.
RONALD REYN LUMENTA
Ronny has been in the Hospitality Industry for over 12 years in Bandung, Bali and Belitung. His last position is the Hotel Manager for the newly established Arnava Mutiara Hotel, Bangka Belitung. Previously, he had held various managerial positions in several Bali hotels and accommodations.
He graduated from the Tourism Education & Training of Bali Province (BPLP Bali) in 1984, majoring in Hotel Management.
He joined CTC in September 2017 as the Facility Coordinator of the CTC Center for Marine Conservation and is excited to be working in helping the conservation of corals for the next generations to come by maintaining the facilities needed to train others. Having 3 daughters made him realize early on that it was important to make a change in the world.
Dian supports Office & Outreach Manager in the CTC office with all event and logistical functions. She assists travel and operational logistics as well as overall office operations and maintenance. Dian brings a spectrum of administration knowledge and secretarial skills to the organization. Her prior experience includes working as a Quality Control Officer for a foreign investment shoe company in East Java (PT. Ecco Indonesia), secretary to