Our Staff

EXECUTIVE STAFF

Barrie R. Hathaway, President & CEO, (650) 330-6500

Francesca Gonzalez, Chief Operating Officer

Steve Schmidbauer, Outgoing Chief Operating Officer, (650) 330-6470

Art Taylor, Chief Strategy Officer, (650) 330-6451

Patty Rally, Chief Development Officer,  (650) 330-6521

Jen Overholt, Director of Impact, (650) 330-6419

Marwa Ali, Director of Instruction & Career Development, (650) 330-6459

Christal Lee, Director of Finance, (650) 330-6438

Ruben Avelar, Director of Career Center Services, (650) 330-6432

ADMINISTRATION

Siosiua “C2” Vea, Administrative Services Manager, (650) 330-6567

Scott Bellis, I.T. Manager, (650) 330-6455

Delmer Johnson II, Facilities Manager, (650) 330-6435

Rita Grant, Executive Assistant to the President & CEO, (650) 330-6434

Michelle Hernandez, Human Resources Fellow

Karen Cruz, Receptionist (daytime), (650) 330-6429

Esti Hall, Receptionist (evening), (650) 330-6429

Karen Lincoln, Contract Administrator

FINANCE

Christal Lee, Director of Finance, (650) 330-6438

Daniel Ruan, Accounts Receivable, (650) 330-6425

Edna Yabut-Cruz, Accounts Payable, (650) 330-6439

DEVELOPMENT & MARKETING

Patty Rally, Chief Development Officer,  (650) 330-6521

Lois Marshall-Ward, Senior Development Officer, (650) 330-6449

Patricia Cheeseman, Senior Grant Writer,  (650) 330-6449

Judy Fong, Events & Marketing Manager,  (650) 330-6430

Reshma Putnam, Senior Development Coordinator, (650) 330-6436

TBA, Social Media Intern

IMPACT AND LEARNING DEPARTMENT

Jen Overholt, Director of Impact, (650) 330-6419

Lisa Kulka, Research and Impact Manager

Kanchan Kartha, Salesforce Administrator, (650) 330-6483

Cathy Weselby, Healthcare Alumni Career Coach

Fred Ho, IT Alumni Career Coach

CAREER TRAINING, EDUCATION & JOB DEVELOPMENT

Marwa Ali, Director of Instruction & Career Development, (650) 330-6459

Kwanée Price-Butler, Career Development Manager

Construction

Curtis Cabalona, Building Maintenance Instructor

Martin Mendibles, Instructor, Pre-Apprenticeship Carpentry/Project Build Training Program, (650) 462-7263

Elaine Rodriquez, Job Developer & Counselor, Carpentry/Building Maintenance, (650) 330-6448

Culinary Arts

Bertha Barraza, Assistant Culinary Arts Instructor, (650) 330-6446

Chef Campbell Barbee, Instructor & Job Developer, Culinary Arts (Menlo Park),  (650) 330-6413

David Luong, Instructor, Culinary Arts (Mountain View)

Healthcare

Certified Nursing Assistant

Dean Maffie, Job Developer & Counselor, IT Support & Services and Certified Nursing Assistant, (650) 330-6472

Xavier Yabut, Instructor, Certified Nursing Assistant, (650) 330-6559

Medical Assistant

Muwafaqu Al-Asad, Evening Instructor (Menlo Park), Medical Assistant

Re’Anita Burns, Job Developer & Counselor, Medical Assistant (650) 330-6474

Dana Curry, Instructor (San Jose), Medical Assistant

Geetika Pattjoshi, Day Instructor (Menlo Park), Medical Assistant (650) 330-6457

Olivia Gutierrez, Career Development Specialist, Medical Assistant

Technology

IT Support & Services

Dean Maffie, Job Developer & Counselor, IT Support & Services and Certified Nursing Assistant, (650) 330-6472

Mike Shipstead, Instructor, IT Service & Support, (650) 330-6459

Advanced IT – Network Plus

Tom Gonzalez, Advanced IT Instructor -Network Plus

SKILLS UPGRADE CLASSES

Digital Literacy

Michelle Rosenaur, Digital Literacy Instructor, (650) 330-6433

ESL

Ruben Avelar, Intermediate English Development Instructor, (650) 330-6432

TBA, Beginner’s English Instructor, (650) 330-6418

Esmeralda Cerrato, Introduction to Computers for Spanish Speakers

CAREER CENTERS

Ruben Avelar, Director of Career Center Services, (650) 330-6432

Terrie Crenshaw, Employer Engagement Liaison

Menlo Park Career Center

1200 O’Brien Drive, Menlo Park

TBA, Outreach Coordinator, (650) 330-6418

John MacGowan, Assessments and Essential Skills, (650) 330-6427

Wendy Vargas, Employment Specialist

Rel Kempf, Intake Specialist, (650) 330 6462

East Palo Alto Career Center

2100 University Avenue, Suite C, East Palo Alto

Esmeralda Cerrato, Career Center Manager, (650) 384-6933

Sherah Ceja, Operations Support Specialist, (650) 330-6490

Larry Moody, Employment Specialist, (650) 460-4660

San Jose Career Center

1560 Berger Dr, San Jose, CA 95112

Kenya Rawls, Regional Director of San Jose Office, (650) 796-1838

Storm McNerney, Employment Specialist, (650) 796-1540

John Silva, Employment Specialist, (650) 796-1495

Gerald Rodriguez, Employment Specialist, (650) 796-1576

Vanessa Rodriguez, Benefits Counselor, (650) 796-1362

Claire Andrews, Employment Specialist

Philip Hill, Employment Specialist

Bryanna Corsbie, Employment Specialist

South San Francisco Career Center

366 Grand Avenue, South San Francisco, CA  94080

Julia Horiuchi, Regional Director, South San Francisco Career Center, (650) 505-4727

Walter Manuofetoa, Employment Specialist, (650) 475-6808

Amanda See, Employment Specialist, (650) 505-3676

YOUTH SERVICES

Kathryn Brown, Youth Work Experience Case Manager/ Youth Manager, (650) 330-6440

Peter Ibarra, Youth Career Development Specialist, (650) 330-6450

Gaby German, Youth Career Development Specialist, (650) 330-6431

CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Rosa Ayala, Site Supervisor/Teacher

Elizabeth Bernhard, Preschool Administrative Assistant/Teacher

Graciela Torres, Teacher

OTHER SERVICES

Supportive Services Center

Elizabeth Kayser, Benefits & Resources Coordinator, (650) 330-6442

MAPLE STREET CORRECTIONAL FACILITY

1300 Maple Street, Redwood City

Art Taylor, Chief Strategy Officer, (650) 330-6451

Holly Hanson, Re-Entry Program Coordinator, (650) 241-9833

Lin Lin Yang, Culinary Arts Instructor

Curtis Cabalona, Construction Instructor

Dafne Largaespada, Pastry Arts Instructor