Staff

Our Team

We are proud of the diverse and talented people who work with us to achieve housing and justice for our clients and for those experiencing homelessness in Los Angeles County.

Leadership

Adam Murray Chief Executive Officer
Ian Musa Chief Operating Officer
Juliet Arganaraz Director of Administration
Tai Glenn Chief Counsel & Director of Legal Services
Jennifer T. Hirsch Chief Financial Officer
Kym Pietsch Director of Development
Doug Carnahan Managing Attorney
Roberto Cabrales Director of Tenant Organizing
Donella Green Supervising Attorney, Homelessness Prevention
Jon Killoran Supervising Attorney, Homeless Veterans
Jin Lee Supervising Attorney, Public Benefits
Kara Mahoney Directing Attorney, Homeless Veterans
Kim Miller Directing Attorney, Slum Housing Litigation
Vidhya Ragunathan Director of Pro Bono
Angelica Peña Director, Eviction Prevention
Rob Reed Directing Attorney, Eviction Prevention
Eve Rutzick Supervising Attorney, Public Benefits
Greg Spiegel Director of Strategic Initiatives
Rebecca Watson Directing Attorney, Public Benefits

Projects Teams

Anthony Bonadies Staff Attorney
Sarah Cayer Tenant Defense Fellow
Scott Davis Tenant Defense Fellow
Erica de Santiago Paralegal
Zoe Dolan Senior Staff Attorney
Neri Gallegos Paralegal
Jessica Hernandez Paralegal
Barbara Horne-Petersdorf Tenant Defense Fellow
Hannah Ibañez Staff Attorney
Alejandro ‘Alex’ Lopez Senior Paralegal
Sricharitha (Cherry) Mullaguru Tenant Defense Fellow
Angelica Peña Director
Hector Peña Paralegal
Rob Reed Directing Attorney
Eduardo Solis Administrative Clerk
Sandra Vargas Staff Attorney
Andrew Webman Staff Attorney
Kaimi Wenger Senior Staff Attorney
Alex Young Tenant Defense Fellow

MacKenzie Canniff Supervising Attorney
Jake Crammer Legal Fellow
Deanna DeCosimo Staff Attorney
Camilla Dudley Staff Attorney
Mario Garcia Outreach Specialist
Donella Green Supervising Attorney
Kendra Hernandez Staff Attorney
Míchel Angela Martinez Project Manager
Sarah Siraj Senior Paralegal
Deborah Tejeda Administrative Clerk
Bindhu Varghese Senior Staff Attorney
Erin Vites Senior Paralegal

Ariana Barlas Staff Attorney
Mary Boyd Registered Legal Services Attorney
Jon Killoran Supervising Attorney
Charles Kohorst Staff Attorney
Abbey Lent Staff Attorney
Kara Mahoney Directing Attorney
Nicole Nobre Paralegal Trainee
Chad Tanaka Pack Project Coordinator
Amanda Powell Staff Attorney
Emylou Vergel de Dios Paralegal Trainee

Thomas Anderson Senior Staff Attorney
Michael Borr Project Coordinator
Jaradie Chhun Paralegal Trainee
Lucy Fitzpatrick Project Manager
Andrea Gutierrez Senior Paralegal Trainee
Michele Helm Paralegal
Diana Jung Staff Attorney
Jin Lee Supervising Attorney
Eduardo Marquez Administrative Clerk
Michael Palzes Senior Staff Attorney
Eve Rutzick Supervising Attorney
Rebecca Watson Directing Attorney
Christine Wendel Registered Legal Services Attorney
Lily Yan Senior Staff Attorney
Helen Zapata Paralegal

Roberto Cabrales Director of Tenant Organizing
Nicole Costen Staff Attorney
Rebecca Gomez Senior Paralegal
Pedro Guerrero Paralegal Trainee
Amy Hernandez Administrative Clerk
Deborah Hoetger Senior Staff Attorney
Kim Miller Directing Attorney
Eric Quizhpi Senior Paralegal
Fely Soto Senior Tenant Organizer
Jose Luis Surio Senior Tenant Organizer
Ernesto Velazquez Senior Tenant Organizer

Alexander (Sasha) Harnden Public Policy Advocate
Mahdi Manji Public Policy Advocate
Greg Spiegel Director of Strategic Initiatives
Deon Turner Public Policy Advocate

Vidhya Ragunathan Director of Pro Bono
Jazmine Smalley Eviction Pro Bono Coordinator
Erin E. Thompson Special Projects Manager

Development

Randy Bunnao Communications Manager
Vanessa Caustrita Development Associate
Kym Pietsch Director of Development
Aldra Robinson Grants Manager
Elizabeth Woods Senior Development Associate

Administration & Finance

Juliet Arganaraz Director of Administration
Nell Bennett Office Manager
Stephanie Caridad Program Analyst
Lisa Charles Special Projects Manager
Gloria Contreras Screener/Receptionist
Daniel Horta Office Manager
Brenna Jones-Higgins Executive Assistant
Robert Reyes IT Support Specialist
Roland Wiley Screener/Receptionist

Juan Cuevas Accounting Specialist
Jennifer T. Hirsch Chief Financial Officer
Laura McQuay Finance and Accounting Manager

Anna Carrillo Senior Human Resources Manager
Cristina Gomez Human Resources Coordinator