Senior Leadership Staff

Jenifer Jarriel, MBA

Board President/Chief Executive Officer

Brian Pate, CPA, CGMA

Senior VP, Chief Financial Officer

Lisa Garces, M.P.P., CFRE

Senior VP, Advancement

Arnold Valdez, BA, LCPAA, LCCA, TBRI Educator

VP, Foster Care and Residential Services

Matthew Held

VP, Grants Management and Operational Effectiveness

Jesse Booher, M.A., SSBB

Senior VP, Chief Operations Officer

Luke Blankenship, SHRM-CP

VP, Human Resources and Compliance

Julie Hetrick, LMSW

VP, Prevention and Early Intervention Services

Scott Smith, M.S., CISM

VP, Information Technology, HIPAA and Cyber Security