Board of Directors


Jessica Saint-Paul, DMSc, PA, MPH, MCHES
Executive Director, Changing the Health of Adolescents Impacting the Nation Reaction, Inc.

Vice President

Juan Taizan, MPA
Director, Forensic, Diversion & Re-Entry Services
Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services


Deanna Niebuhr, MPP
Community Schools Learning Exchange (CSLX)

Board Members

Mario Alfaro
Director of Partnerships, Planned Parenthood Mar Monte

Jazzmin Hicks-Bonam, Psy.D, MA, NCRP
CEO & Licensed Clinical Forensic Director, B.E.T.T.E.R. Psych Services

Kimberly Humphrey, MSN, FNP-C, PHN
Nurse Practitioner, Contra Costa County Public Health Clinic Services

Dareen Khatib, MPH, RDN, MCHES
Administrator of Health and Wellness, Orange County Department of Education

Michael Lombardo, MA
Human Services and Education Advisor

Felipe Mercado, EdD, MSW, PPSC
Assistant Professor of Social Work, California State University, Fresno

Stephanie Ocampo
Content Creator Producer, California State Assembly Democratic Caucus

Maryjane Puffer, BSN, MPA
The Los Angeles Trust for Children’s Health (The L.A. Trust)

Sharla E. Smith, MPH
Comprehensive Sexual Education Consultant, California Department of Education