Leadership - Human Options

Board of Directors


Diane Biagianti-revisedDiane W. Biagianti
VP Chief Responsibility Officer
Edwards Lifesciences LLC 

Celina Doka
Vice President

Michael Morris 2013-revisedMichael A. Morris
Minyard Morris

Scott AllenSCOTT ALLEN 2015-revised
Passco Development, LLC



Ashley AllynAshley Allyn
Associate Attorney 
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Photo Coming SoonLaura M. Benz
Community Volunteer

Anderee Berengian
Managing Director
RezVen Partners

Joe Ferrentino
Newmeyer and Dillon

Andrew Gray 2015-revisedAndrew Gray
Latham & Watkins

Susan L. Heller
Shareholder and Chair of Global Trademark & Brand Management Group
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Lisa Hummelberg
Community Volunteer

Douglas Jackson
Vice President, Senior Managing Director
Pacific Funds

Michele KhouryMichele I. Khoury
Author and retired International Business Consultant,
Certified Domestic Violence Advocate

Vina Leite
Chief People Officer
Cylance Inc.

MaryJo Mursa 2012-revisedMary Jo Mursa
Assistant Medical Group Administrator
Kaiser Permanente

Wendy_Peterson 2015-revisedWendy Peterson
General Counsel
Knobbe Martens

Diana Robertson
Lincoln Financial Group

Linda Schilling
Founding Partner
Schilling Law Group, PC

Olga Smirnova
Entrepreneur and Founder
Plan A Foundation

Kerri Sonenshine
Director of Marketing
Far West Restaurant Group, LLC

Kerri Summers
Legal Assistant
Call & Jensen

Les ThomasLes Thomas
Real Estate Consultant
Thomas Consulting Group

Ryan Wilkinson 2015-revisedRyan Wilkinson
Senior VP
CBRE Capital Markets



Executive Leadership

Maricela Rios-Faust, MSW, LCSW, CFRE
Chief Executive Officer
Ann Duncan Levy
Chief Development Officer
Nora Caldwell
Director of Community Engagement 
Judith Rose, LCSW
Chief Program Officer

Program Management

Sara Behmerwohld, Esq.
Program Supervisor, Legal Advocacy
Heather Brown
Human Resources Manager
Claudia Flores, LCSW
Program Supervisor, Minnie St. Family Resource Center
Yvette Jaramillo, LCSW
Residential Services Manager
Rosana Nava, LCSW
Therapeutic Program Supervisor, Residential Programs
Luisa Santa, MPH
Prevention and Education Program Manager
Arezoo ShahbaziMSW
Program Supervisor, Costa Mesa Family Resource Center
Katie Szymczak
Fund Development Manager
Sara Tienda, MSW
Clinical and Outreach Services Manager
Ashley Zanone, MSW
Program Supervisor, Emergency Shelter