Our Team

Advisory Council


Melissa Costello
Area Manager/VP
Umpqua Bank


Trish Coury
Real Estate Professional


Johanna Demers
Youth Graduate

 


Isaiah Henry
CEO
Seabreeze Management

 


Raj Kadam
CIO - Healthcare
Conduent

 


Dr. Nishant Kumar
Psychiatrist
Kaiser Permanente


Raakhi Masani
Partner/Manager
PinkRock Events


Edward (Ted) L. Quinn
Past President
American Nuclear Society
President
Technology Resources


Kim Severini
Partner/Consultant
TravelBiz Solutions


Shadi Shaffer, Esq
Asset Protection & Elder
Law Center


Shalu Vagadia
Regional Sales Manager
Optum


Carolyn Zainer

Founder & Owner
CAZ Designs, Inc.

To read the bios of our Advisory Board members, please click here.

Directors


Justine Palmore
Executive Director


Carlia Perez
Director of Program and Business Operations

 
Denisze Zermeno
Director of Housing and Mentoring Programs

Staff

   


Brittany Avdee
Fundraising & Marketing Manager


Samantha Beer
Housing Coordinator

 
Xiomara Cabrera
Mentoring Program
Manager


Noah Comstock
Dev & Events Assistant

 
Adriana Garcia
In-School Coordinator

 
Veronica Hernandez
Case Manager


Elle Martinez
Case Manager, School Programming

 

Kaitlin Rios
Case Manager


 

 

 

Volunteer Leaders

   


Leila Heiba
Food Pantry
Coordinator


Kim Pennington
WeDeliver Program
Supervisor


Dr. Stephanie Schneider
Project Director, OC Colleges Project