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Every day, hundreds of young people from eight years old to mid-twenties cross our threshold to receive support in strengthening their spirits and developing skills and relationships to lead healthy, productive lives and become contributing members of their communities.

It takes a community to raise a child: counselors, educators, artists, coaches, gardeners, chefs, drivers, custodians, volunteers, administrators, and more. The heart, soul, and inspiration our diverse staffers bring to their work each and every day saves lives and creates miracles.

Our Staff at APCH


Jonathan Zeichner
Executive Director

Executive Management

Yvonne Styles, PhD
Chief of Staff

Julie Poulos Sims
Director of Operations



Jonathan Zeichner
Executive Director

Hannah Berger
Director of Individual Giving

Katie Alheim
Director of Institutional Giving

Laura Mills
Associate Director of Development

Ann Stacy
Senior Development Associate

Liliana Pulido
Executive Assistant

Christopher Iijima
Grant Writer

Margaret Stillman
Development Associate

Vanessa Diaz
Development Associate

Taryn Burks
Communications & Marketing Manager

Corporate and Community Initiatives

Gilbert Radillo
Director of Special Initiatives & External Relations

Evelyn De Leon
Senior Events & In-Kind Manager



Julie P Sims
Director of Operations

Myrna Quezada
Operations Administrative Assistant

Human Resources

Melody Hernandez
HR Coordinator


Shavon Johnson
Staff Accountant

Ernesto Campos
Finance Manager


Arnetta Dunnings
Transportation Coordinator/School Bus Driver

Gloria McCoy
Bus Driver


Jason Wright
Facilities Lead

Rafael Gonzalez
Sr. Maintenance Technician

Ismael Perez
Custodian/Facilities Aide

Gustavo Cardona
Facilities Aide

Safety, Security & Hospitality

Maxamillian Pitpitan
Security, Safety & Hospitality Lead

Al Crawford
Security, Safety & Hospitality Coordinator

Ronald Scott
Security, Safety & Hospitality Aide

Rosleyn Thompson
Security, Safety & Hospitality Aide

Staff at APCH
Our Staff at APCH
Dance at APCH

Programs & Services

Arts & Creative Expression

Jewel Delegall
Program Director, Resident Programs

Angelica Salcido
Programs Assistant: Art, Membership, Education & Wellness


Joaquin Pacheco
Music Programs Sr. Lead

Lakotah Battle
Instructional Coordinator

Elizabeth Knickerbocker
Music Program Aide


Ivys De Leon
Dance Program Aide


Efrain Schunior
Theater Program Lead

Visual and Digital Media Arts

Bernyce Talley
Visual Arts & Digital Media Sr. Lead

Vanessa Bell
Art Program Aide

Jahcobie Cosom
Digital Media Aide

Independent Contract Instructors

Programs & Services

Membership, Education & Wellness

Ana Maria Perez Paulino
Associate Program Director


Darrell Bryson
Athletics Program Lead

Daisy Vite
Athletics Program Coordinator

Ramon Sanchez
Athletics Program Coordinator

Yesenia Flores
Athletics Program Aide


Michelle Escobar
Membership & Parent Services Coordinator

Rosario Ornelas
Membership & Parent Services Coordinator

Social Enterprise

Antonia Castro
Social Enterprise & Entrepreneurship Coordinator

Counseling Services

Yvonne Styles, PhD
Chief of Staff & Sr. Director of Counseling Services

Veronica Bueno
Associate Director of Counseling Services

Gabrey Milner

Maria Romero
Health Care Aide

Elysia Leassear
Behavior Interventionist

Leticia Serna
Assistant to the Chief of Staff

Carolina Flores
Case Manager

Patty Zavala
Case Manager I

Karla Vasquez
Case Manager II

Alyson Maun
Counseling Intern

Educational Services

Monica Sahagun
Ed Services Sr. Lead

Kenneth Hoo
Educational Services Coordinator

Daniel Cendejaz
Instructional Coordinator

Iovani Dominguez
Instructional Coordinator

Griselda Ramirez
Instructional Coordinator – Math

Maria Surio
Learning Resource Coordinator

Wendy Camacho
Science Academic Aide

Juan Fuentes
Math Academic Aide

Claudeen Esqueda
Elementary Academic Aide

Nutrition & Urban Agriculture

Jamie Tonet
NUA Sr. Lead

Elizabeth Flores
NUA Program Coordinator


Janeen Solin
Head Chef & Kitchen Coordinator

Dominique Jackson
Sous Chef & Kitchen Aide

Michelle Aguilar
Prep Chef & Kitchen Aide


Maya Yaniv-Levinboim
Urban Agriculture Program Lead

Lauren Scott
Garden & Instructional Aide

Sports at APCH
Counseling at APCH
Staff at APCH

Programs & Services

Teen & Young Adult Services / Bridge to the Future

Lucretia Taylor, PhD
Program Director – Teen & Young Adult Services

Leilani Hernandez
Associate Program Director – Teen & Young Adult Services


Sandra Cisneros
Scholarship Coordinator


Giovanni Frausto
Young Adult Transitional Lead


Marcee Dela Cruz
Program Lead – Teen & Young Adult Services

Katherine Monterroso
TYAS Program Aide

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