Staff Directory

Management Team

Heather Cooper Ortner  | President & CEO, 323-930-6224 p

Debra Cherry, PhD  | Executive Vice President  323.930.6225 p

Bret Schaefer  | Vice President, Finance  323.930.6237 p

Cathy Ladd, MSW  | Vice President, Programs  323.930.6213 p

Kara Bonela  | Vice President, Marketing  323.930.6265 p

Sarah Jennings  | Vice President, Major Gifts  323.930.6204 p

 

Los Angeles | HQ

Albert Avalos | Manager, Information Systems  323.930.6276 p

Alicia Villegas, MSW, ASW | Director, Early Stage Services  323.930.6289 p

Angela Landis  | Manager, Program Content/Social Media  323.930.6202 p

Angie Yeh, MASM  | Manager, Asian & Pacific Islander Services  323.930.6259 p

Anne Oh, MSG  | Manager, MIM & Memory Mornings  323.930.6271 p

Barbra McLendon, MSW  | Director, Public Policy  323.930.6290

Caitlin Silber  | Coordinator, Contracts & Grants  323.930.6214 p

Carmen Moore  | Senior Administrative Assistant, Programs  323.930.6273 p

Chris Osche  | Director, walk4ALZ® & Special Events  323.930.6270 p

Gabriela Torres  | Administrative Support  323.930.6262 p

Ginger Baker | Senior Manager, Marketing  323.930.6254 p

Jennifer Holloway  | Manager, Donor Services  323.930.6246 p

Jennifer Schlesinger, MPH, CHES | Director, Professional Training & Healthcare Services  323.930.6253 p

Juan A. Saavedra, MSW  | Care Counselor 323.930.6277 p

Judy Wunsch  | Volunteer, Library  323.930.6226 p

Kristi Holmblad  | Executive Administrator & Facilities Manager 323.930.6275 p

Karmine Tawagon  | Manager of Events  323.930.6287 p

Kelly Honda  | Manager, Public Policy  323.930.6244 p

Kimiko Kelly  | Manager, Community Education  323.930.6257 p

Lorena Salazar, MSW  | Director, Clinical Outreach  323.930.6256 p

Margarita Bermudez, MSW  | Manager, Professional Training and Healthcare Services  323.930.6272 p

Martha Chavez  | Staff Accountant  323.930.6260 p

Melissa Goldman  | Senior Director, Development  323.930.6250 p

Nikki Stover  | Manager, Marketing/Graphic Design  323.930.6205 p

Nora Rahimian  | Coordinator, Helpline  323.900.3116 p

Petra Niles, MSG  | Manager, African American Services  323.930.6219 p

Ricardo Ayala  | Controller  323.930.6227 p

Sara Mikael  | Administrative Assistant, Helpline & Care Consultation  323.930.6229 p

Zina Paris, MSW | Director, Clinical Services  323.930.6212 p

 

San Fernando & Santa Clarita Valleys

Terry Garay | Regional Director, San Fernando & Santa Clarita Valleys  818.830.4834 p

Monique Castillo, MSW | Care Counselor  818.930.4835 p

Adrianna Guadarrama | Manager, Education & Outreach  818.830.4738 p

 

East Los Angeles

Teresa Garay | Regional Director, East Los Angeles 818.830.4834 p

Angie Moran, MA  | Manager, Family Services  323.859.8810 p

Efren Moreno, Jr.  | Senior Manager, Community Education & Outreach  323.859.8808 p

Leticia Meza  | Community Education & Outreach Specialist  323.881.0586 p

 

Inland Empire

Sergio Calderón, MPH  | Regional Director  951.241.7870 p

MaryLou Marquez, BSW  | Manager, Education & Outreach  951.241.7872 p

Cassandra Rivera, MSW  | Care Manager  951.241.7871 p