Creating Options For All

We pride ourselves on living our values out loud and being the change we want to see. Our diverse team with unique skillsets and backgrounds provides a snapshot of what equity and inclusion can do.


Ken Barnes (He/Him/His)

President & Chief Executive Officer

Miriam​ Burke (She/Her/Hers)

Director of Programs: Community Engagement

Myles Horttor (He/Him/His)

Vice President of Programs

Sherri Kelly (She/Her/Hers)

Director of Administration

Franchesca Lacanlale (She/Her/Hers)

Director of Programs: Independent Living and Tailored Day Services

Kristina Larsen (She/Her/Hers)

Vice President and General Counsel

Yvonne LeBron (She/Her/Hers)

Human Resources Director

Melissa Malone-Montgomery (She/Her/Hers)

Chief Human Resources Officer

Annamarie Maricle (She/Her/Hers)

Senior Manager of External Affairs

John Peterson (He/Him/His)

Vice President of Media

Luby Rosochacova (She/Her/Hers)


Serena Saints (She/Her/Hers)

Director of Programs: Community Engagement

Vincenzo Tarantino (He/Him/His)

Director of Marketing and Communications

Amy Vance (She/Her/Hers)

Director of Employment Services

Brian Zotti (He/Him/His)

Chief Operating Officer

Board of Directors

Chris Brown


Theresa Carroll


Lan Lan Chen

STC Consulting / 8Clover, Inc.

Kathryn Chevalier

County of Santa Cruz

Matthew Creighton

HUB International

Michelle Diaz Agha

Vice Board Chair | International Communications Network, Inc

Karl Gorman

Voya Financial

Dr. Steven Jones


Frank Whelan

Board Chair | Health Center Partners of Southern California

Interested in Joining Our Team?