Leadership - Human Options

Board of Directors


Celina Doka

Andrew Gray 2015-revisedAndrew Gray
Latham & Watkins
Vice President

Douglas Jackson
Vice President, Senior Managing Director
Pacific Funds
Scott AllenSCOTT ALLEN 2015-revised
Passco Development, LLC


Ashley Allyn
Principal Counsel, Employment Litigation
The Walt Disney Company
Diane Biagianti-revisedDiane W. Biagianti
Senior Vice President, General Counsel 
Glaukos Corporation 
Sabrina C. Callin, CFA, CPA
Retired, Managing Director 

Robert Farzad
Managing Partner,
Farzad and Ochoa Family Law Attorneys, LLP

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

Lisa Hummelberg
Community Volunteer

Amy Hytowitz
Senior Director of Global Communications
Edwards Lifesciences
Rochelle Karr
Director of Corporate Social Responsibility and Alumni Relations
Dr. Liza Eshilian-Oates, MD
Regional Director, SCAL Family Violence Prevention Program
Kaiser Permanente
Wendy_Peterson 2015-revisedWendy Peterson
General Counsel
Knobbe Martens

Clay Richardson
Co-Founder & Chief Excelerator
Digital Fast Forward

Linda Schilling
Founding Partner
Schilling Law Group, PC

Kerri Summers
Legal Assistant
Call & Jensen

Les ThomasLes Thomas
Real Estate Consultant
Thomas Consulting Group

Jason Weintraub
Chief Legal Officer
Jacuzzi Group Worldwide

Executive Leadership

Maricela Rios-Faust, MSW, LCSW, CFRE
Chief Executive Officer

Kelley McGregor
Chief Development Officer
Judith Rose, LCSW
Chief Program Officer
Stirling Hunter
Director of Finance

Program Management

Sara Behmerwohld, Esq.
Program Manager, Legal Advocacy
Mieka Bledsoe, MS, LMFT
Program Supervisor, Safe Options for Seniors  
Erwin Cox
Program Supervisor, Minnie St. Family Resource Center
Claudia Flores, LCSW
Clinical & Outreach Program Supervisor 
Arezoo ShahbaziMSW
Prevention Education & Marketing Manager 
Katie Szymczak 
Fund Development Manager
Sara Tienda, MSW
Clinical and Outreach Services Manager
Daphne Rosalis 
Program Supervisor, Newport Mesa Family Resource Center

April Hunter
Residential Services Manager