Friends of the Children–SF Bay Area's Board of Directors and Young Professionals Board. are composed of dedicated professional and community leaders who share our passion for our mission and commitment to our values.

Board of Directors

Abhi Talwalkar


Director, LAM Research and Former CEO, LSI Corporation

San Francisco, CA

Ruth Bond

Partner, Renne Public Law Group

San Francisco, CA

Dion-Jay Brookter

Executive Director, Young Community Developers, Inc.

San Francisco, CA

Jason DiLullo

President, Qatalyst Partners

San Francisco, CA

Rene Durazzo

Founder, All-In Strategies

Oakland, CA

Robert House

President of Business for Sale, CoStar Group

San Francisco, CA

Janice Mirikitani

Founding President, GLIDE

San Francisco, CA

Terri Sorensen

Chief Executive Officer, Friends of the Children National

Portland, OR

Greg Vilkin

CEO, Universal Paragon Corporation

San Francisco, CA

Jeffry Weisman

Principal, Fisher Weisman Brugioni

San Francisco, CA

Tanya Welch

Managing Director, BakerAvenue Wealth Management

San Francisco, CA

Rev. Cecil Williams

Co-Founder and Minister of Liberation, GLIDE

San Francisco, CA

Young Professional Board

Tanesha McGowan


Admissions Specialist, Year Up Bay Area

San Francisco, CA

Nate Evans

Regional Sales Manager, LinkedIn

San Francisco, CA

Trallonie McKinney

San Francisco Unified School District

San Francisco, CA

Alexa Brauff

Tech Real Estate Advisor, T3 Advisors

San Francisco, CA

Nina Greenebaum

Manager, Client Success, Sprinklr

San Francisco, CA

Alex Wong

Customer Success, Greenhouse

Oakland, CA