Our Staff

Executive Team

Alberto Retana

President & CEO
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Aurea Montes-Rodriguez

Executive Vice President
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Leslie Johnson

Vice President of Organizational Development
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Karren A. Lane, JD

Vice President of Policy
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Management Team

Joseph Devall

Director of Kinship in Action
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Hector Sanchez

Director of Finance
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Sandra Hamada

Director of Youth Programs
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Glauz Diego

Director of Cause Marketing
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Joshua Busch

Director of Digital Media
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Team Members

Dayana De La Torre

Executive Assistant
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Miguel Dominguez

Lead Youth Organizer
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Anthony J. Foster

Coordinator of Special Projects
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Laresha Franks

Development Specialist
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Enrique Gaspar

Parent Organizer
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Aaron Gonzales

Outreach Worker
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Tyra Goodman

Environmental Prevention Coordinator
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Patricia Guerra

Civic Engagement Coordinator
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Jelani Hendrix

Youth Organizer
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Ansley Jean-Jacques

Community Organizer
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Gilbert Johnson

Community Organizer
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Blanca Juarez

Outreach Worker
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Melanie Kimes

Youth Organizer
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Gerri Lawrence

Executive Assistant
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Carlos Leon

Healthy South LA Project Coordinator
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Gervais Marsh

Academic Coordinator
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Jessica Melendez

Youth Organizer
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Yolanda Nash

CPS Coordinator
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Jose Ramirez

Outreach Worker
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Terio Ruiz

Outreach Worker
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Hina Sheikh

Director of Organizing
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Kirk Samuels

Outreach Worker
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Niquise Toliver

Outreach Worker
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