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Kathy Córdova

Executive Director

Kathy is a longtime local nonprofit leader, having served as the Executive Director of Santa Maria Urban Ministry. She previously worked in development and fundraising for a variety of organizations including Asians Americans for Community Involvement, West Valley Community Services, Somos Mayfair and Sacred Heart Nativity Schools. Her work experience also includes years working for the County of Santa Clara, for the Board of Supervisors, Probation Department and Office of the County Executive. Ms. Córdova, a San José native, and has been active in community service for more than 30 years. Her Board experience includes Silicon Valley Council of Nonprofits, Association of Fundraising Professionals Silicon Valley Chapter; Bellarmine Mother’s Guild, Silicon Valley Gay Men’s Chorus, the Latina Coalition of Silicon Valley, Santa Clara County Domestic Violence Council, and Santa Clara County Commission on the Status of Women. Ms. Córdova holds a bachelor’s degree from San Jose State University, and a Certificate in Fundraising Management, from Indiana University. Additionally, she studied Compassion Cultivation and Alcohol and Drug counseling.


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Rose Isabella Bostic  — Peer Substance Use Specialist

Chris Caruso  — Kitchen Manager

Ray Castellon  — Peer Mental Health Specialist

Christine Ferry  — Behavioral Health Specialist

Maggie Handyside  — Bookkeeper

Anne Maloney  — Director of Strategic Development

Adrian Rodriguez  — Systems Navigator

Jill E. Vaile  —Volunteer Coordinator