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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.



Jonathan Zeichner
Executive Director

Executive Management


Katie Alheim
Director of Institutional Giving


Hannah Berger
Director of Individual Giving


Jewel Delegall
Senior Director of Programs


Julie Poulos Sims
Director of Operations


Gilbert Radillo
Director of Special Initiatives & External Relations


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



Jonathan Zeichner
Executive Director

Hannah Berger
Director of Individual Giving

Katie Alheim
Director of Institutional Giving

Laura Mills
Associate Director of Development

Chareba “Charlie” Johnson
Executive Assistant to ED

Christopher Iijima
Grant Writer

Taylor Allen
Sr. Development Associate

Margaret Stillman
Development Associate

Maricruz Nocelotl
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

Ann Stacy
Volunteer Manager

Janeil Warren
Volunteer Aide



Julie P Sims
Director of Operations

Myrna Quezada
Operations Administrative Assistant

Human Resources

Melody Hernandez
HR Coordinator


Thaise Bridges
Sr. Accountant

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

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
Senior Director of Programs

Angelica Salcido
Programs Lead


Joaquin Pacheco
Music Programs Sr. Lead

Ollin Balderas
Music Department Coordinator

Elizabeth Knickerbocker
Music Program Aide


Ivys De Leon
Dance Program Aide


Efrain Schunior
Theater Program Lead

Daniela Naranjo
Theater Program Aide

Visual and Digital Media Arts

Bernyce Talley
Visual Arts & Digital Media Sr. Lead

Vanessa Bell
Visual Art Program Coordinator

Jahcobie Cosom
Digital Media Aide

Independent Contract Instructors

Programs & Services

Membership, Education & Wellness

Ana Maria Perez Paulino
Associate Program Director


Darrell Bryson
Athletics Program Head Coach

Ramon Sanchez
Athletics Program Lead

Yesenia Flores
Athletics Program Aide


Michelle Escobar
Membership & Parent Services Coordinator

Rosario Ornelas
Membership & Parent Services Coordinator

Anthony Perez Cruz
Membership & Parent Services Aide

Counseling Services

Veronica Bueno
Associate Director of Counseling Services

Gabrey Milner

Elysia Leassear
Behavior Interventionist

Leticia Serna
Assistant to the Chief of Staff

Olivia Dickerson
IMPACT Case Manager

Monica Ibarra
Case Manager I

Social Enterprise

Antonia Castro
Social Enterprise & Entrepreneurship Coordinator

Educational Services

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
High School Performance Coordinator

Navneet Virk
Elementary Academic Aide

Adam Yerima
English & Language Arts Academic Aide

Nutrition & Urban Agriculture

Jamie Tonet
NUA Sr. Lead

Elizabeth Flores
NUA Program Coordinator


Dominique Jackson
Head Chef & Kitchen Coordinator

Tatiana Easley
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

Jose Manuel Soria
Career Guidance Manager


Giovanni Frausto
Young Adult Transitional Lead

Katherine Monterroso
Mentor Coordinator


Marcee Dela Cruz
Program Lead – Teen & Young Adult Services

John Lopez
Scholarship Program Coordinator

David Solis
Scholarship Compliance Coordinator

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