Board of Directors

Officers

Gail Kennard

Chairperson

Kennard Design Group

Carrie Hidding, CPA, MBA

Chairperson Elect

Kennard Design Group

James Gallagher, Esq.

Secretary

Pillsbury Law, rtd.

Margo Kaatz, RN, MA, Esq.

Treasurer

Whittier College
Charlene Dimas-Peinado

Charlene Dimas-Peinado, LCSW, EML

President & CEO

Wellnest
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Directors

Jessica Caloza

Jessica Caloza

Office of Attorney General Rob Bonta
Dan Carrilo

Dan Carillo

North By Northwest Capital Inc.
Charles Hamilton

Charles Hamilton

Northwestern Mutual
David L. Hirsch

David L. Hirsch, Esq.

MASCO Corporation, rtd.
David Hirsch

David Hirsch IV

Evox Images
Shelly Holmes

Shelly Holmes

Holmes Associates
Alicia Jacobs

Alicia Jacobs, MBA

The Ajament Partners
Alejandro Lara

Alejandro Lara

Good Housing Partnership LLC
Jennifer Louchheim

Jennifer Louchheim

Community Advocate
Levente Orosz

Levente Orosz

Pfizer
Monica Alfaro Welling

DaJuan Bennett, MBA, BBA

Calmwater Capital

 

Raymond Perry

Raymond Perry, MD, MS

Los Angeles County Department of Health Services
William Vasquez

William Vasquez, CPA, Esq.

Vasquez & Company
Monica Alfaro Welling

Monica Alfaro Welling

Atheln Inc.

Emeritus

Quinton C. James

Quinton C. James

Retired Psychiatrist, School Mental Health, Los Angeles Unified School District
Carlos Perez

Carlos Perez

Retired Partner, Deloitte & Touche
Thomas F. Trott

Thomas F. Trott, MD, PhD

A Medical Corporation, rtd.

Executive Staff

Charlene Dimas-Peinado

Charlene Dimas-Peinado, LCSW, EML

President & CEO

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Paco Retana

Paco Retana, MSW, LCSW

Chief Programs Officer

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Laura Alvarez

Laura Alvarez, PHR, SHRM-CP

Vice President of Human Resources

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Andrea Salazar

Andrea Salazar

Vice President of Advancement and External Affairs

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Tanya Ramos

Executive Administrator

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Margaret Lopez

Margaret Lopez, CPA, MAcc

Chief Financial Officer

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James “Jim” J. Balla, MBA

Chief Administrative and Business Officer

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Division Directors

Adam W. Sternberg, PsyD

Director of Outpatient Services, Exposition Park Office

Alina Molina, MSW, LCSW

Director of Clinical Training and Intern Development

Lori Campbell, PhD, LCSW

Director of Children & Adult Outreach Triage Team

Anthony Durham, LCSW, DPA

Director of Intensive Services

Jenna Haeflinger-Kurtz, LMFT, IFECMHS, RPF II

Director of Early Intervention and Community Wellness

Julio Espinoza, FMP

Director of Facilities

Phil Albanese

Director of Information Technology

Celina Alonso

Director of Human Resources, MA

Richard Saneda,​ PhD

Director of Outpatient Services,Leimert Park Office

Socorro D. Gertmenian, PhD

Director of Total Quality Management & Compliance