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


Children & Family Services

Junie B. Jones Is a Party Animal
Cera Arthur
Mental Health Clinician
My Head is Full of Colors
Suzanne Bergeron
TALK Line Supervisor
The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe
Jillian DeBlanc
Therapeutic Caregiver
Charlie Dwyer
Clinical Care Coordinator
I Love You Stinky Face
Helena Edwards
Senior Program Manager of Family Advocacy
Cynthia Ho
Playroom Coordinator
One Monster After Another
Daphne Humes
Early Periodic Screening & Diagnostic Treatment Manager & Clinician
Jessica Jaime
Bilingual Clinician
The Rainbow Fish
Christine Juang
Parent & Child Education Manager
Melina León
Clinical Care Coordinator
Henri's Walk to Paris
Viv Li
Talk Line Program Manager
Goodnight Moon
Maribel Lopez
Bilingual Therapeutic Caregiver
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Kyle Naganuma
TALK Line Supervisor
The Giving Tree
Nathalie Olson-Studler
Bi-lingual Clinician
Miss Rumphius
Beatrize Perez
Senior Program Manager - Care Coordination
Black Beauty
Joyce Sabel
TALK Line Supervisor
Love You Forever
Roxana Sanchez
Clinical Care Coordinator
Horton Hears a Who!
Russell Stephens
Senior Program Manager - Parent & Child Education
Where the Wild Things Are
Magdalena "Mags" Tobar
Care Manager

Community Education & Partnerships

The Fox and The Hound
Ricardo Eugenio
Coordinator, San Francisco Family Support Network
Green Eggs and Ham
Jasmine Frye
Senior Program Manager, San Francisco Family Support Network
Meet Addy
Brianna Green
Community Educator
Fox In Socks
Iona Lewis
SafeStart Coordinator
I Like Myself!
Will Roy
Community Education Manager
American Born Chinese
Andrew Tan
Community Partnerships Manager

Development & Communications

Curious George
Brian Byrdsong
Chief Development Officer
If You Give A Moose A Muffin
Joshua Halvorson
Grants Manager
The Monster at the End of This Book
Ryan Hazelton
Senior Philanthropy Officer
Frog and Toad Together
Gabby Mejia
Development Associate
Master Q, 老夫子
Tommy Thach
Volunteer & Community Engagement Manager

Finance & Operations

A House With a Clock in Its Walls
Tom Benson
Data & Evaluation Manager
The Boxcar Children
Jessica Chau
Data & Evaluation Manager
Green Eggs and Ham
Chris Cobb
Operations & Program Support Assistant
The Story of Ferdinand
Andre Cruz
Operations & Program Support Assistant
The Find- Outers
Vrinda Gupta
Operations & Program Support Assistant
Ashley Jackson
Senior Program Manager of Data & Evaluation
Farmer Boy
Ryan Jones
Staff Accountant
The Story of May
Cameron Kinslow
Senior Program Manager of Operations
Where The Red Fern Grows
Anibal Lara-Ramirez
Operations Coordinator
The Lorax
Edward Lee
Chief Finance and Operations Officer
Superheroes Are Everywhere
Cheryl Polk
Chief Program Officer
Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone
Kelly Rodriguez
Board & Executive Coordinator
Dr. Seuss
Frances Shell
Accounting Manager

Strategic Partnerships & Policy

Guardians of Ga'hoole
Eduardo Mayorga
Strategic Partnerships & Policy Coordinator
Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type
Ashley Renick
Senior Program Manager 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
Retired, Director of Maternal, Child & Adolescent Health, San Francisco Department of Public 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