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Executive Director

Cynthia Strathmann, Ph.D.

Executive Director

Administration and Operations

Norma Ibarra

Deputy Director, Operations

Lizette Carlos

Assistant Director of Finance

Jacqueline Calderon

Program Specialist

Dagan Bayliss

Director, Special Projects

Maria Ramos

Custodian

Communications and Development

Elizabeth Hamilton

Director, Communications

Maya Donnelly

Development Associate

Hermes Padilla

Communications Manager

Jun Ampig

Communications Specialist

Equitable Development and Land Use

Favian Gonzalez

Director of Organizing and Advocacy, Equitable Development and Land Use

Maria Patiño Gutierrez

Director of Policy and Advocacy, Equitable Development and Land Use

Iris Craige

Assistant Director of Policy & Research

Alex Ferrer

Policy and Research Analyst, Equitable Development and Land Use

Nicolas Patiño

Outreach Manager

Glafira Lopez

Community Organizer, Equitable Development and Land Use

Miguel Montero

Program Specialist, Best Start

Building Equity and Transit

Oscar Zarate

Director, Organizing and Advocacy, Building Equity and Transit

Chelsea Kirk

Director, Policy and Advocacy, Building Equity and Transit

Mariana Paredes Luna

Community Organizing Manager

Montzerrat Morales

Community Organizer, Building Equity and Transit

Grace Hut

Program Coordinator, Building Equity and Transit

Jeovana Ramirez

Community Engagement Specialist, Building Equity and Transit

LA Housing Movement Lab

Azhar Khnmohamed

Senior Movement Strategist

Stay Housed LA

Cata Romo

Director, Stay Housed LA

Amy Linda Nevarez

Assistant Director for Stay Housed LA

Stevie Shaw

Tenant Educator, Stay Housed LA

Cheryl Thompson

Tenant Educator, Stay Housed LA

Michael Vazquez

Tenant Educator, Stay Housed LA

Pilar Galvez

Tenant Educator, Stay Housed LA

Tenant Protections and Anti-Eviction

Pablo Estupiñan

Director, Anti-Eviction

Edna Monroy

Tenants' Rights Director

Francisco Arvizu

Assistant Director, South LA Eco-Lab

Karen Ramirez

Outreach Specialist, South LA Eco-Lab

Kyle Nelson

Senior Policy and Research Analyst, Anti-Eviction

Silvia Marroquin

Community Organizer, Tenant Protections