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Domestic Violence: (209) 465-4878
Sexual Assault: (209) 465-4997
Youth/Human Trafficking: (209) 948-1911


The following is a list of our current Board of Directors and their affiliations:

Jackie Sahargun

Jackie Sahargun, President

Vice President, TJAS Consulting Inc.

David Sant

David Sant, Vice President

San Joaquin County District Attorney’s Office

Jesse Pataria

Jesse Pataria, Treasurer

Vice President Commercial Account Officer F&M Bank

Tammy Shaff

Tammy Shaff, Secretary

Community Health Director, Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center

Esther Almas, LCSW

Esther Almas, LCSW,

Family Advocacy Program Manager, DLA Installation Support San Joaquin

Mary Bava

Mary Bava,

Retired State Legislative Consultant

Dr. Rhonda M. Bryant

Dr. Rhonda M. Bryant,

Associate Vice President, Student Life and Dean of Students University of the Pacific

Sally Castillon

Sally Castillon,

Child Welfare Division Chief, Human Services Agency

Catherine Flanagan, RN

Catherine Flanagan, RN,

Director of Quality Management, Health Plan of San Joaquin

Mark Gantt

Mark Gantt,

Retired, Stockton Police Department and California Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation

Teresa Mandella

Teresa Mandella,

Retired Financial Advisor

La Tosha Walden, MPA

La Tosha Walden, MPA,

Office of Violence Prevention Manager, City of Stockton

Lita Wallach

Lita Wallach,

President, Wallach and Associates



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