Staff

Ángel Aliano

Nonprofit Policy + Advocacy Fellow

AngelA@svcn.org
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Angela Giganti

Senior Operations + Finance Director

AngelaG@svcn.org
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Danna Elneil

Learning + Member Engagement Director

DannaE@svcn.org
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Gianella Ordonez

Policy + Advocacy Associate

GianellaO@svcn.org
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Kyra Kazantzis

Chief Executive Officer

KyraK@svcn.org
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Marissa Martinez

Communications + Fund Development Manager

MarissaM@svcn.org
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Marvah Gorlorwulu

Learning + Member Engagement Specialist

MarvahG@svcn.org
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Nandini Saldi

Policy Intern

NandiniS@svcn.org
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Priscilla Bustos

Program + Operations Coordinator

PriscillaB@svcn.org
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Rose Trotman

Marketing + Communications Intern

RoseT@svcn.org
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Board of Directors

Susie Rivera

Consultant and Coach

Susie has served as the VP of Youth Voice Initiatives and Executive Director of Santa Clara County for Fresh Lifelines for Youth (FLY) for 21 years
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Kathy Córdova

Executive Director, Recovery Café San Jose

Kathy is a longtime nonprofit leader in Silicon Valley with over 30...
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Christa Gannon

Founder, Fresh Lifelines for Youth, Inc. (FLY)

Christa M. Gannon is the Founder of Fresh Lifelines for Youth...
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Mark Tolley

Vice President of Operations, American Leadership Forum - Silicon Valley

Mark is the Vice President of Operations for American...
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Edwin Tan

Director of Advocacy and Community Relations, San José State University

Edwin Tan, Ph.D. serves as the Director of Advocacy and...
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Veronica Goei

Executive Director, Grail Family Services

Veronica Goei has more than 25 years’ experience in the nonprofit...
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Poncho Guevara

Executive Director, Sacred Heart Community Service

Poncho is the Executive Director of Sacred Heart Community...
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Anjee Helstrup-Alvarez

Executive Director, Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana (MACLA)

Anjee Helstrup-Alvarez is the Executive Director...
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Policy Council

The Policy Council represents a cross-section of the nonprofit community and serves in a policy advisory capacity to SVCN's CEO and Policy Director.​

Dolores Alvarado

CEO Community Health Partnership

Ms. Alvarado is an experienced healthcare executive, whose diverse career in health spans
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Dana Bunnett

Executive Director Kids in Common

Dana Bunnett joined Kids in Common (KIC) in January 2001.
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Sujatha Venkatraman

Executive Director, West Valley Community Services

Sujatha Venkatraman is currently the Associate Executive Director for West Valley Community Services and oversees their Client Services.
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Victor Vasquez

Co-Executive Director SOMOS Mayfair

Victor Duarte-Vasquez migrated to Oakland, CA at the age of 7 from Mexico.
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Eva Terrazas

Chief Public Policy and Advocacy Officer, Pacific Clinics

Eva Terrazas currently works at Pacific Clinics where she serves as the Chief Public Policy and Advocacy Officer.
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Erin O'Brien

CEO, Community Solutions

Erin O’Brien has been the President & CEO of Community Solutions since 2003.
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Gregory Kepferle

Chief Executive Officer Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County

Gregory Kepferle is CEO of Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County and has worked in the Catholic Charities.
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Sarita Kohli

CEO, AACI

Sarita Kohli is the President & CEO of AACI, Asian Americans for Community Involvement.
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David Low

Director of Policy and Communications Destination: Home

David Low brings more than a decade of public policy and strategic communications experience to Destination.
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Mary Gloner

Chief Executive Officer Project Safety Net

For over 25 years, Ms. Gloner embarked on a professional path that is committed to addressing.
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Elisa Koff-Ginsborg

Executive Director Behavioral Health Contractors' Association (BHCA)

As the first Executive Director of the Behavioral Health Contractors’ Association
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Susan Frazer

CEO, Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley

Susan Fent Frazer is the Regional Director for Community Living Services of Santa Clara
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