Alison Hurst

Founding Executive Director


Rachel Stich

Deputy Director


Nicole Wainwright

Director of Operations


Martel Okonji

Director of Innovations


Sophia Frontino

Senior Director of Programs



Susette Abbas, Clinical Programs Manager, email Susette

Addy Ajijolaiya, Community Ambassador, email Addy

Emily Alford, Garden Program Manager, email Emily

Adam Arce, Healing Arts Peer Navigator, email Adam

Becky Avila, Senior Grants Manager, email Becky

Brandon Baker, Youth Development and Advocacy Coordinator, email Brandon

Sarah Boehmke, Senior Access Center Manager, email Sarah

Raymond Brown, Community Ambassador, email Raymond

Iberia Calix, Senior Housing Program Manager, email Iberia

Kailee Caruso, Senior Community Ambassador, email Kailee

Debora Choi, Education Specialist, email Debora

Tanika Cobb-Philips, Senior Accountant, email Tanika

Christian CyprianResident Coordinator - The Nest, email Christian

Casey Davenport, Reconnection Case Manager, email Casey

Mischa DiBattiste, YCES Regional Manager, email Mischa

Carina Dominguez, Pregnant and Parenting Program Coordinator, email Carina

Dana Eliassen, Operations Manager, email Dana

Sarah Emeterio, Roots to Grow Case Manager, email Sarah

Jeanine Espejo-Watkins, Member Services Manager, email Jeanine

Ricardo Espino, Site Associate, email Ricardo

Sarah Fay, Campus Peer Navigator, email Sarah

Mary Fitz, Community Garden Liason, email Mary

Helen Folgar, Innovations Peer Navigator, email Helen

Alex Furtado, Community Ambassador, email Alex

Melissa Gonzalez, Problem Solving Case Manager, email Melissa

Jalen Gray, Digital Arts Lab Specialist, email Jalen

Allie Haber, Mentorship Coordinator, email Allie

Nicole Herrarte, Healing Arts Coordinator, email Nicole

Raeesa Hyder, Development Director, email Raeesa

Joey Janowski, Health and Wellness Counselor, email Joey

Darin Jin, Host Homes Program Manager, email Darin

Dashanae Johnson, System Liaison, email Dashanae

Steven Johnson, ABH Site Associate, email Steven

Sahar Khundimiri, Volunteer & Advocacy Manager, email Sahar

Dan Kipnes, Data and Impact Manager, email Dan

Sharon Lerman, Meals Coordinator, email Sharon

David Loggins-McDaniel, SPY's Community Ambassador, email David

Thalia Lopez, Outreach and Engagement Support Worker, email Thalia

Vanessa Lopez, Access Center Case Manager, email Vanessa

Jolie Mason, Contracts Specialist, email Jolie

Kayla McCormack, Development and Communications Associate, email Kayla

Fiatagata McGee, Site Associate, email Fiatagata

Anne McGregor, Marketing and Communications Manager, email Anne

Josey Miele, Garden Intern Specialist, email Josey

Antoinette Miller, Employment Specialist, email Antoinette

Christine MeyersAccess Center Case Manager, email Christine

Devon Morales, Community Ambassador III, Access Center, email Devon

Andrea Murray, Development Manager, email Andrea

Emily Novokmet, Access Center Case Manager Lead, email Emily

Sally Nowak, Access Center Associate, email Sally

Tierney O’Day, ABH Case Manager, email Tierney

Martel OkonjiDirector of Innovations, email Martel

Denzell Perry, Senior Human Resources Manager, email Denzell

Darla Planas, Pregnant and Parenting Case Manager in Training, email Darla

Andrea Reibsamen, HR & Administrative Associate, email Andrea

Charles Rials, Outreach and Engagement Peer Navigator, email Charles

Rickey Robinson, ABH Education and Employment Specialist, email Rickey

Maria Rodriguez, Youth Coordinated Entry System Matcher, email Maria

Tony Rodriguez, Facilities and Maintenance, email Tony

Vanessa Romo, Site Coordinator, email Vanessa

Michael Saarela, SPY's Community Ambassador, email Michael

Tanisha Saunders, Roots to Grow Resident Coordinator, email Tanisha

Chantel Spriggs, Education and Employment Peer Navigator, email Chantel

Kamarin Takahara, Executive Assistant, email Kamarin

Frederick Theus, ABH Case Manager, email Frederick

Jessica Torres Vicente, Community Ambassador - Garden, email Jessica

Leslie Toscano, Garden Associate, email Leslie

Gary Tyler, Outreach and Engagement Support Worker, email Gary

Alonzo Urita, Innovations Associate, email Alonzo

Carlos Velasco, ABH Case Manager, email Carlos

Alisa Verdugo, Finance Associate, email Alisa

Kimberly White, Youth Empowerment Program Manager, email Kimberly

Donovan Wilkes, Community Outreach and Engagement Program Manager, email Donovan