California Ambassador: James Gatchel

Age: 23

From: Camarillo, CA

Instrument: French Horn

Job Title: Youth Development Specialist, Freelance Musician and Educator

Favorite Brews: Black Coffee, Hot Vanilla Latte, and Institution IPA

Hobbies: DJing, Video Editing, Traveling, Hanging out with Family and Friends, and spending quality time at the beach

Three Random Facts:

  1. I have an Asian Box Turtle named Sparky

  2. I have visited 4 countries in a single day

  3. I am a serious car enthusiast

Favorite Quote: “Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you have made the effort to become the best you are capable of becoming.” -John Wooden