Our Staff

Our diverse staff are deeply committed to our mission of providing direct pathways to self-sufficiency, safety, and freedom.

Name Title Program
Deborah Ortiz Chief Executive Officer Admin
Christelle Picque Director of Operations Admin
Huber Munoz-Viveros Office Manager Admin
Nayely Amador Administrative Assistant Admin
Neda Awwad Communication and Development Associate Admin
Raghad Toma Volunteer and Donation Coordinator Admin
Bobbi Vigel Finance Director Accounting
Simin Paiman Staff Accountant Accounting
Vicky Polishchuk Accounting Associate Accounting
Elizabeth Stanley CDFI Director Prosperity Project
Mohammed Al Salloom Supervising Loan Officer Prosperity Project
Mina Amiri Bilingual business Loan Specialist (Dari/Farsi) Prosperity Project
Stephanie Gallo Refugee Childcare Business Program Supervisor Prosperity Project
Azra Bajramovic Community Engagement Manager Admin
Ahmad Ibrahimi ESL Coordinator ESL Program
Hamidullah Hamidy Caseworker Refugee Resettlement
Jasmine Ali Family Trauma Intervention Coordinator  
Maya Freeman Refugee Adult Literacy Coordinator  
Alyssa Van Hofwegen Intensive Case Manager Refugee Resettlement
Neptoune Amin Dari/Farsi, Pashto Interpreter  
Russul Roumani Arabic Interpreter  
Johana Millan Anti- Human Trafficking Program Manager Survivors of Human Trafficking
Liliana Carrasco Case Worker Survivors of Human Trafficking
Gina Manciati Managing Attorney Immigration Legal Services
Lori “Rico” Ozaki Staff Attorney and Community Engagement Manager Immigration Legal Services
Qais Ayobzai Legal Assistant and DOJ Accredited Representative Immigration Legal Services
Mariela Vigil Legal Assistant Immigration Legal Services

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