Who We Are

Page Contents: Our Staff | Youth Leaders | Board of Directors

 

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Our Staff

 

Adrian Sanchez, Training Officer

Alex LimTeens on Target Program Coordinator

Angelica Delgado, Intern, Training & Advocacy

Anne MarksExecutive Director

Christina BarnesOffice Manager

Daniel RomanCommunity Health Advocate

Doral Myles, Violence Interrupter (West Oakland)

Eric AdamsViolence Interrupter (East Oakland)

Fransua Senegal, Violence Prevention Educator, Teens on Target

Glen UpshawLead Violence Interrupter

Greg JohnsonIntervention Specialist, Caught in the Crossfire

Hisham Ali Bob, Lead Violence Prevention Educator, Teens on Target

Jackie Quintanilla, Finance Assistant

Jelani AvantLead Intervention Specialist, Pathways

Jesus Martinez, Intervention Specialist, Pathways

Jim O’BrienGrants & Communications Associate

J.D. Rhone, Lead Intervention Specialist, Caught in the Crossfire

John TorresDeputy Director

Juan CortezViolence Interrupter (Central Oakland)

Kyndra SimmonsIntervention Director

Linnea AshleyTraining & Advocacy Director

Livier Martinez, Intervention Specialist, Caught in the Crossfire

Mei-Hua Gee, Counselor

Nicky MacCallumCounseling Services Director

Nora Zakaria, Intern, Training & Advocacy

Samuel MartinezCounselor

Shumar DornnersViolence Interrupter (Citywide)

Sue DanneFinance & Operations Director

Tammy CloudProgram Coordinator, Khadafy Washington Project

Tanya Philip, Intern, Counseling Services

Yvette Mora, Crisis Responder, Khadafy Washington Project

Youth Leaders

Castlemont High School

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Dorinda Andrews
Imani Allen
Laylani Allen
Jennifer Almendarez
Mayra Avalos
Dante Clary
Brian Escoto
Emma Feao
Breanna Gonzalez
Isabel Gonzalez
Maria Gonzalez
Dezire Hall
Anesha Harris
Monique Hatcher
Joseph Hawkins
Armeka Iford
Maira Lopez
Joanna Mack
Tominika Mailangi
Greicy Mazariegos
Daja McCulloch
Rogel Moore
Leonardo Morales
Luis Muniz
Maria Muniz
Moises Muniz
Andrea Munoz
Jeremiah Philips
Juan Quintero
Jhay Roland
Leah Lilva
Lee Simmons
Muminat Tiamiyu
Margarita Vega
Stephanie Vega
Lilybeth Villasenor
Trevor Watson

Life Academy

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Ashlee Alexander
Jacquelyn Barajas
Maria Cardenas
Hilda Chavez
Esperanza Delgado
Devita Diaz
Saba Dobashi
Millenia Dunn
Jorge Maciel-Perez
James Monroe
Cynthia Morales
Shirley Pablo
Gabriela Silva
Lucy Tovar
Kyra Willis

Board of Directors

WadeStan_webMichael Nieto, Board President
Assistant District Attorney, Alameda County District Attorney’s Office
Oakland, CA

Siara Spriggs, Board Vice President
Claims Authorizer, Social Security Administration
Richmond, CA

Alisa DeWys, Board Treasurer
Consultant, Resources Global Professionals
San Francisco, CA

Stan Weisner, Ph.D., MSW, Board Secretary
Director, Behavioral Health Sciences Department
UC Berkeley Extension
Oakland, CA

Phillip S. Chang
Managing Director, Redondo Surgical
Los Angeles, CA

David E. Durant, Esq.
General Counsel, Yapstone
Walnut Creek, CA

Angela Jenkins
Public Affairs Director, East Bay Area, Kaiser Permanente
Oakland, CA

Caitlin Lang
Owner & Creative Director, Liquid Form Design
Oakland, CA

Elizabeth Sekera, RN
Lead Nurse, HEDIS , San Francisco Health Plan
San Francisco, CA

Nancy Skinner
Senator, California State Legislature
Oakland, CA

La’Ban A. Wade II
Insurance Agent, Farmers Insurance
Pleasanton, CA