Meet the dedicated people behind the programs and services of Safe & Sound.


Children & Family Services

My Head is Full of Colors
Suzanne Bergeron
TALK Line Supervisor
Karen Blanco
Clinical Care Coordinator
Charlie Dwyer
Clinical Care Coordinator
I Love You Stinky Face
Helena Edwards
Senior Program Manager of Family Advocacy
Little Tree
Malcolm Gaines
Senior Clinical Project Director
Cynthia Ho
Playroom Coordinator
One Monster After Another
Daphne Humes
TALK Line Supervisor | Marriage & Family Therapy Intern
Oh The Places You'll Go
Molly Jardiniano
Associate Director of Children & Family Services
Christine Juang
Parent & Child Education Manager
Melina León
Clinical Care Coordinator
Maribel Lopez
Bilingual Therapeutic Caregiver
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Kyle Naganuma
TALK Line Supervisor
Nathalie Olson-Studler
Bi-lingual Clinician
Where the Red Fern Grows
Beatrize Perez
Senior Program Manager - Care Coordination
Black Beauty
Joyce Sabel
TALK Line Supervisor
Roxana Sanchez
Clinical Care Coordinator
Leah Sodowick
TALK Line Supervisor
Horton Hears a Who!
Russell Stephens
Senior Program Manager - Parent & Child Education
Where the Wild Things Are
Magdalena Tobar
Care Manager

Community Education & Partnerships

Ricardo Eugenio
Coordinator, San Francisco Family Support Network
Meet Addy
Brianna Green
Community Educator
Will Roy
Community Education Manager
Kaile Thomas
Director of Training, San Francisco Family Support Network

Development & Communications

Jennifer Bing
Interim Chief Development Officer
Joshua Halvorson
Grants Manager
Ryan Hazelton
Senior Philanthropy Officer
Nora Kim
Development & Communications Officer
Gabby Mejia
Development Associate
The Giving Tree
Tommy Thach
Volunteer & Community Engagement Manager

Finance & Operations

A House With a Clock in Its Walls
Tom Benson
Data & Evaluation Manager
Hop on Pop
Pamela Candelaria
Financial Controller
The Boxcar Children
Jessica Chau
Data & Evaluation Manager
Green Eggs and Ham
Chris Cobb
Operations & Program Support Assistant
Andre Cruz-Hill
Operations & Program Support Assistant
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
Shimina Harris
Talent & HR Manager
Charlotte's Web
Steve Kim
Ixamar Peralta
Operations & Program Support Assistant
Kelly Rodriguez
Board & Executive Coordinator
Dr. Seuss
Frances Shell
Senior Accountant

Strategic Partnerships & Policy

Eduardo Mayorga
Strategic Partnerships & Policy Coordinator
Zen Shorts
Jenny Pearlman
Associate Director of Strategic Partnerships & Policy

Board of Directors

Clarence Wooten
Serial Entrepreneur & Founder, Revitalize Venture Studio
Bill Barnes
Project Manager, Office of the City Administrator
Tina Bou-Saba
Advisor & Investor
Chuck Chai
Managing Partner & Chief Investment Officer. Juniper Hill Capital Management, LLC
Sylvia Deporto
Retired, San Francisco Human Services Agency
Jason Di Piazza
Director of Business Development, Farallon Capital Management
Erik S. Edwards, Secretary
Partner, Cooley LLP
Mary J. Hansell, DrPH, PHN, RN
Director, SF-DPH, Maternal, Child & Adolescent Health
Laura Harrison Ward, Co-Chair
Regional Managing Director, First Republic Private Wealth Management
Anthony Heckman
Head of Growth & Founding Team, unitQ
Aparna Kota, M.D.
Pediatrician, Clinical Associate Professor, Kaiser Permanente, University of California San Francisco
Hilary Mendola
Healthcare Consultant
Linda Moore
Retired, Deputy District Attorney, San Francisco Office of the District Attorney
P. Wayne Osborne, Co-Chair
Chief Executive Officer & Cofounder, WAY2B1
Jarrod Phillips
Chief Accounting Officer, Ares Management
Katie Riester
Head of Investor Relations, Felicis Ventures
Christopher C. Stewart, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics, Attending Physician, Medical Examiner, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital
Neeracha Taychakhoonavudh
Executive Vice President, Industries Salesforce
Douglas Tom
Principal, TEF Design
Sarah H. Whitelaw, Treasurer
Managing Director, Hall Capital Partners, LLC
Lareina Yee
Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company

Honorary Directors

Kathy Baxter
Linda Cannon
Lorraine Cohen
Dr. Moses Grossman
In Memoriam
Patsy Jones
Lois Pavlow
In Memoriam
Sari Wade
In Memoriam
Ellen Wolfe
In Memoriam
Sue Wollack
Juanita Alvarado
Elsie Bandaras
Renee Crawford
Beverly Garth
Kim Mitchell