Team and Partners

BOARD OF DIRECTORS:

     

Yolanda   McGlinchey  Board Chair ( Emergency Services Manager at City of Santa Barbara Office of Emergency Services )

Sergio Castellanos  Co-Chair (School Counselor)

Jacqueline Inda  Treasurer  (Community Activist)

Mark Kalin   Secretary  (Behavioral Health)

Brian Clark Member   at-large (Community Member)

EXECTUTIVE TEAM:

      

Anthony Rodriguez - Outreach   Coordinator and Trainer

Jina Carvalho -Interim Executive   Director and Communications Director - Fund Development and Outreach 

Samantha Reitz –UCSB Intern and Admin   Support 

CONSULTING TEAM:

      

Christopher Gandin Le- area of expertise   includes public health, suicide prevention, social media use during his tenure at the National   Suicide Prevention Lifeline, he established protocol for online suicide   prevention and partnerships with all of the major social networking websites.   Mr. Le co-created the Lifeline Gallery, a powerful virtual space where suicide   survivors, attempt survivors, and suicide prevention supporters share their   stories 

Robert Macy and Dr Gil Reyes are founding member of the National Child   Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN), they were primary developers of   Psychological First Aid, (PFA). They have led numerous response and   behavioral health recovery teams during national and international disasters.

Dr Lisa Firestone /Glendon Association are leading   national and international experts in the areas of suicide and violence.   Their work has included research and training e into the most effective   treatment and prevention for suicide and violence and disturbed family   relations 

PARTNERS AND STAKEHOLDERS (Partial List)

      

SB   Unified School District 

Sheriff   Department 

SB   Behavioral Wellness 

District   Attorney’s Office

Public   Defenders Office

County     of SB Probation Department   

SB   Police Department

SB   Fire 

805HOPE   

Hospice   of Santa Barbara 

Santa Barbara City College 

UCSB

Cottage   Hospital

Jewish   Federation

SB   County Psychological Association

SB   Association Marriage and Family Therapists

SB   Social Workers

Mental   Wellness Center

CERT   

FUNDERS INCLUDE:

SB  Foundation 

Fund  for Santa Barbara 

Bower  Foundation 

Jack  Johnson Foundation 

Private   Donors 

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