R99 Council

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Lindsay Rojas (she/her)
President & Board Member

Lindsay owns a small pet care business in LA, caring primarily for dogs of new families, health care workers and individuals with physical disabilities. She found her passion for the game through the USWNT and fought to bring NWSL to LA so others could experience the power of pro women's football and learn from the inspirational athletes within it. She's excited to utilize her supporter experience as the first female council member of The 3252 to uplift support for our Angel City FC athletes.

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Tory Lathrop (they/them)
Vice President & Community Outreach

Raised in Los Angeles, Tory is excited to share their passion for soccer and experience in Sports Management with Rebellion 99. They hope to continue to advocate for the women's game in relation to BIPOC representation, LGBTQ visibility and encouraging young players to dream big when it comes to opportunities to play on the pitch and coach from the sidelines. They are excited for women's soccer to return to Los Angeles and can't wait to cheer on Angel City FC!

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Randon Lopez (he/him)

Treasurer

Randon will be graduating from the University of Hawaii in 2021. He really loves women’s soccer and can’t wait to support Angel City FC in 2022! #letsdothatsoccer

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Melissa Sue Mendoza (She/Her)

Secretary

Melissa has been a fan of women's soccer since childhood and attended the '99 World Cup final at the Rose Bowl. She grew up in LA County and currently works in Human Resources in Orange County.

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Valeria Tapia (she/her)

Active Support

Valeria loves to go to National Parks and hiking in general. She has two crazy huskies and works in the craft beer industry.

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Mane Camelo (she/her)

Marketing & Social Media

Mane has always looked for different ways to support WoSo and bring the passion for the game to the digital world, starting as a journalist for Campeonas MX covering Liga MX Femenil and now for Rebellion 99.

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Mario Salazar (He/him)

Memberships

LA Native. AYSO alumn. Experience Designer by day. Also R99 membership coordinator by day. 

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Alex Freeman-rein (she/her)

Merchandise

Working in television post-production by day and as Rebellion 99's merchandise coordinator by night, Alex has always shown a passion for developing ideas and creating new products through her entrepreneurial spirit. She's very excited to have a hometown NWSL team in Angel City FC and is, most importantly, looking forward to meeting everyone's dogs.

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Lincoln Freeman-rein (he/him)

Hooman Resources

This pup's got little legs but big dreams! As a proud member of Rebellion 99, Lincoln is ready to cheer on his new favorite team, Angel City FC! His hobbies include barking at squirrels, taking long naps and watching NWSL games with his moms. He can't wait to greet and get pets from all of you!

Board of Directors

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Jason Aro (he/him)

Board Member

Currently general counsel for a mortgage banking firm, Jason is an avid supporter of teams domestically and internationally, which now includes ACFC. He has many years experience as a player and coach, and received his national coaching license at age 17.

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Jennie Aro (she/her)

Board Member

Born and raised in Los Angeles to South American immigrants, soccer has been a part of Jennie's life since she was a youngster. Active in local and national football supporter culture, Jennie serves on multiple committees for supporters groups for a Los Angeles MLS team and USSF men's and women's national teams, respectively.

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Tyler Press Sutherland (she/her)

Board Member

Tyler is the Director of Racial Justice and Equity at the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles, a nonprofit law firm that protects and advances the rights of the most underserved in Los Angeles. Tyler also serves on the board of the Puente Learning Center, a nonprofit in the Boyle Heights neighborhood that serves as a preschool, charter elementary school and education center for youth and adults. Tyler plays soccer with LA Villa FC and grew up playing for Slammers FC and played Division 1 soccer at Harvard College.

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Mark Rojas (He/him)

Board Member

Mark Rojas is a co-founder of the #BringNWSLtoLA movement. A San Diego native, he attended Chico State to study journalism and worked to layout many California newspapers including the LA Daily News and OC Register. He has a passion for promoting the advancement of women's professional sports, especially in Southern California.

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Lindsey Rostal (SHe/her)

Board Member

Lindsey is the Co-Founder and Game Director at Timberline Studio, an independent video game developer. There she leads her team to create meaningful narrative experiences exploring unique perspectives and themes. Lindsey is also the Chief Content Officer for Kowloon Nights, a video game fund that provides funding to teams across the world.

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