Meet Our Staff



Patricia Huerta

Executive Director

Rene Miller


Selena Rogel

Office Manager

Prevention & Intervention

Mary Anne Dijak

Manager of Youth Violence & Prevention

Christian Canseco

Edward Cervera

FIT Officer - Family Intervention Team 

Cynthia Macedo

Case Manager, Gender SPECIFIC Girls Program - Escondido Police Department Diversion Program

Beverly Marquez

Diversion Clerk - Escondido Police Department Diversion Program

Angelo Pamintuan

Project Hero

Alicia Espinoza

Mirjana Rodriguez

Education & Human Services Coordinator

Daniel Torres

Agner Medrano


Youth & Community Leadership

Yesenia Martinez

School & Community Outreach Coordinator

Maribel Reyes

Community and education specialist

Carlos Sanchez

Youth Alcohol Prevention Specialist

STOP ACT Coordinator

Mary Peña

Escondido Union School District Crossing Guard Trainer - Safe Routes to Schools

Carolina Plancarte

Youth Development Specialist 

CX3 - Helping Hands