About Us

Meet the 2015 Leadership Team:

  • Kathleen Blanchard – Parent Survivor Representative
  • Minka van der Zwaag – ┬áHuman Services Coordinator, Palo Alto Representative
  • Brenda Carrillo – Student Services Coordinator, Palo Alto Unified School District
  • Pamela Garfield – Adolescent Counseling Services Representative
  • Jaymie Byrin – Kara Representative
  • Susan Usman – Palo Alto Council of PTA’s (PTAC) Representative
  • Lan Nguyen – County Mental Health Representative
  • Dr. Shashank Joshi – Mental Health Committee Representative, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital/ Stanford University Department of Psychiatry
  • Rob de Geus – Community Engagement Committee Representative (Temporary), Director of Community Services, City of Palo Alto