President and Chief Executive Officer
A San Francisco native, JayVon is an equity-centered professional with more than 20 years of healthcare and community leadership experience in the Bay Area and Louisiana.
Prior to RAMS, she served as Chief Executive Officer of SWLA Center for Health Services in Lake Charles, Louisiana. There she led the organizational vision and strategy, directed clinical programs and managed the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) scope for a five-site Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC). In October 2020, Ms. Muhammad was one of five global health leaders to receive the Bob and Leila Macauley Humanitarian Spirit Award from Americares. Ms. Muhammad also led Marin City Health and Wellness Center, another FQHC focused on African American health equity. There, Ms. Muhammad developed a number of innovative programs, including Marin County’s first alternative, state-licensed and nationally accredited birth center; a maternal health program for underserved women in one of the poorest communities in the county; a Medication-Assisted Treatment Program for opioid/alcohol addiction; and an alternative high school focused on African American culture, leadership and role models.
Ms. Muhammad’s leadership and program design expertise are grounded in her clinical
background as a midwife and her highly developed awareness and analysis around racial
equity, cultural competence and diversity.
Director of Development & Communications
Domenica Giovannini, MPH
Domenica comes to RAMS after working within a myriad of disciplines developing a unique skill set which spans from major fund development and grant writing to digital marketing. By education, she is an expert in nonprofit and government operations, public health systems, fund development, program development, and compliance. By choice, she has become an expert in digital marketing, communications, equitable policy making, and collaboration for good. Fascinated with studying cultures and religions since she was young, Domenica has travelled and worked in several countries around the world.
Domenica has an undergraduate degree in Psychology from UC Santa Barbara and a graduate degree in Public Health from Touro University. During her Masters program, she travelled to Ethiopia to research health perceptions and knowledge of the local Health Extension Workers. While there, she started to develop a health marketing versus health education model to share information.
Domenica has worked with government agencies, Tribal organizations, nonprofits, and social enterprises all over the greater Bay Area, Mendocino County, Sacramento County, and throughout the United States. In addition, over the years, she has become a speaker and guest lecturer on health and community based communications aiming to move the needle on the complex issues facing the United States. In her free time she hosts a radio show on her local community access station analyzing policies at all levels, spending time with her pup Noir, international travel, and enjoying what all Sonoma County and the Bay Area has to offer.
Deputy Chief & Director of Clinical Services
Christina Shea, LMFT
As a first-generation immigrant from Hong Kong and mother of two young adults, Ms. Shea is personally and professionally aware of the assimilation, acculturation, integration and developmental issues prevalent in the population in which RAMS serves. She is a strong advocate for the underserved communities, continuously raises awareness about mental health issues, diligently addresses barriers of access to services and is passionate about mentoring and promoting the next generation of bilingual and bicultural clinicians.
Ms. Shea is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and has been working in the mental health field for three decades, and with diverse communities, in the San Francisco Bay Area. She received her BS degree in Human Development from University of California at Davis and her MS degree in Clinical Counseling with an emphasis on Marriage, Family and Child Counseling from California State University at Hayward.
Director of Operations
Angela Tang, LCSW
Angela Tang is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified in Healthcare Compliance. Ms. Tang joined RAMS in 2004 and focuses on the agency’s day-to-day operations, compliance, and evaluation & quality improvement. She has served as a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Smith College School for Social Work (honorary) and a Program Advisor for Boston University School of Social Work. Prior to RAMS, Ms. Tang worked in various community organizations and government settings including Hamilton-Madison House (NYC), a union employee assistance program (NYC), NYC Human Resources Administration/Dept. of Social Services, Asian Women’s Shelter (SF), and Balboa Teen Health Clinic (SF). Also, she was on the founding Board of Directors for Friends of Roots, a volunteer-run genealogy organization that promotes an awareness of the Chinese American identity.
A San Francisco native, Ms. Tang earned her Bachelor of Social Work degree at SF State University and received her Master of Science in Social Work from Columbia University (Administration concentration). Her areas of interest include macro-level, systems, and strengths-based theories & practices; organizational development; and program evaluation.
Director of Human Resources
Trina de Joya
Trina de Joya is a bicultural and (somewhat) bilingual Pinay with almost two decades of experience in the Human Resources field. Hired by RAMS in 2000, Ms. de Joya is currently the Director of Human Resources. Her experience includes regulatory compliance, employee relations, consultation and support with personnel management, recruitment & employer-based immigration sponsorship, employee safety & risk management, and compensation.
Prior to RAMS, she worked in ethnic television & print media and dabbled in the spoken word poetry scene. She is a graduate of San Francisco State University, with a bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences (minor in Asian American Studies). Her interests include obscure pop culture references, staying in on Friday nights, and the works of Neil Gaiman.
Director of Adult Outpatient Services Clinic
Sachi Inoue, PhD
Dr. Sachi Inoue is a licensed psychologist serving culturally diverse clients at community mental health organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area for over 20 years. Dr. Inoue is also a psychoanalyst and an analyst member of San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis, American Psychoanalytic Association, and International Psychoanalytical Association. She is committed to creating a bridge between the psychoanalytic community and public mental health arena so that analytic treatment can be more accessible for broader populations, and analytically trained clinicians can provide high quality services to community mental health clients. Prior to joining RAMS as the Director of Adult Outpatient Clinic in 2006, Dr. Inoue worked at Asian Community Mental Health Services for five years as a clinical supervisor. She was also an adjunct faculty and a research project coordinator at California School of Professional Psychology in Alameda. She currently maintains a private practice in Berkeley where she provides psychoanalysis and psychotherapy for adults. Dr. Inoue received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from CSPP-Alameda and completed RAMS pre doctoral internship in 1998.
Director of Hire-Ability Vocational Services
As the Director of Hire-Ability Vocational Services, Ms. Castorena-O’Keefe manages and supports a team dedicated to enhancing San Francisco residents’ lives through Vocational Skills Training and Competitive Community Job Placement.
Prior to joining RAMS, Ms. Castorena-O’Keefe managed (for about 10 years) Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VRS) within the San Mateo Human Services Agency, which serves residents with disabilities and/or barriers to employment; she also held positions within VRS as the Marketing Manager and Job Development Specialist. Ms. Castorena-O’Keefe began her career as a Career Counselor/Placement Director and eventually Corporate Director of Career Services for Heald Colleges over 20 years ago.
Ms. Castorena-O’Keefe obtained her B.S degree from San Francisco State University. She has lived in San Francisco for over 30 years and is dedicated to serving and strengthening her community.
Director of the Division of Peer-Based Services
Ms Sinaga, with over 25 years of community services, has significant experience in leadership roles of vocational and peer employment programs. She formerly served as the RAMS Director of Vocational Services. During her tenure, RAMS Hire-Ability Vocational Services program achieved great accomplishments through outstanding reaccreditation surveys through CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities), commendable external program reviews and successful expansion and implementation of program services. She is a strong advocate for consumer empowerment through training and peer employment as well as a promoter of the Wellness & Recovery Principles.
Prior to RAMS, Ms Sinaga held previous leadership positions at Toolworks, Kainos, and Family Housing & Adult Resources(FHAR), all organizations whose mission is to support individuals with disabilities, communities struggling with behavioral health challenges and marginalized individuals such as those exiting the criminal justice system, experiencing homelessness, and new immigrant populations. Ms. Sinaga is an alumnae of Pacific Union college as well as the SF Chamber of Commerce Leadership program, a prestigious program aimed to strengthen leadership skills of local, emerging leaders.
Ms. Sinaga is an animal lover and an avid Bay Area sports fan.
Director of Training & National Asian American Psychology Center
Alla Volovich, PhD
Director of Behavioral Health Services, Wellness Centers
Dennielle C. Kronenberg, LCSW, PPSC
Dennielle Kronenberg is a bilingual (Spanish) Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has provided services to adolescents and their families for over a decade. Ms. Kronenberg began her career with RAMS as a Clinical Case Manager and Family Clinician at the Mission High School Wellness Center. Her next role in the agency was working with youth on probation with substance use and mental health issues. Ms. Kronenberg continued her work with this population as Program Coordinator of SF TRACK. Before taking the role of Wellness Director, Ms. Kronenberg briefly served as Quality Improvement Supervisor for RAMS’ CYF division, supporting clinicians with documentation and compliance matters.
Ms. Kronenberg earned her Masters Degree in Social Work from San Francisco State University and also holds a California Pupil Personnel Services Credential to provide school based services for grades K-12.
Director of Child, Youth and Family Outpatient Services
Anna Zozulinsky, PhD
Dr. Anna Zozulinsky received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Palo Alto University, with a research emphasis from the Center for Neuroscience in Women’s Health at Stanford School of Medicine. She completed her doctoral internship at RAMS’s NAAPTC, and trained at several community mental health organizations throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. Dr. Zozulinsky serves as director of Child, Youth and Family Outpatient Services and maintains a small clinical practice at Asian Family Institute.
As a trilingual (Russian and Hebrew) and tri-cultural psychologist, Dr. Zozulinsky has particular interests in identity formation across cultural contexts and immigration-related experience and is dedicated to providing culturally-sensitive services to children, youth, families, adults and couples. Her approach is rooted in contemporary psychoanalytic theory. She strives to create warm and safe relationships with her clients, to promote lasting change through collaboration and reflection.
Dr. Zozulinsky holds a B.A.in Cinema Studies from Tel Aviv University and was trained as a photographer at International Center of Photography in New York. She is keenly interested in the intersection between aesthetic experiences, creativity and psychological well-being and incorporates this sensibility in her clinical work.
Director of Fu Yau Project
Janny Wong, LMFT, PPSc
Ms. Wong started her career at RAMS as a Mental Health Consultant in 2010. She later moved into the Lead Mental Health Consultant, then to Clinical Manager, and now the Director of Fu Yau Project. As a bilingual and bicultural clinician, Ms. Wong’s passion to work with the Chinese community; especially with children and their families.
Ms. Wong earned a Master’s of Science in Counseling at Cal State East Bay and holds a Pupil Personnel Services Credential to provide School Counseling at a public K-12 School. Prior her Master’s she earned my B.A. Social Welfare with an emphasis in Psychology and Sociology along with a minor in Interdisciplinary Studies in Early Childhood.
Director of Broderick St Adult Residential Facility
Kristin Chun, MFT
Director of CAAP Counseling & Pre-Vocational Services
Vivian Vong, AMFT
Director of CalWORKs Counseling and Pre-vocational Services
Rebecca is a bilingual and bicultural licensed marriage and family therapist. She’s fluent in Mandarin Chinese. She has been with RAMS since 2007. Rebecca have served various roles within the agency as a Behavioral Health Counselor, Clinical Supervisor, Clinical Manager, and most recently as the Director of CalWORKs Counseling and Prevocational Services. Rebecca has over 20 years of work history in various social service and community mental health agencies in San Francisco Bay Area. She spent most of her career in non-profits serving adolescents, immigrant families, survivors of domestic violence, and dual-diagnosed low-income women in recovery.
Rebecca maintains a private practice in San Francisco specializing in Asian Americans/immigrants/minority issues, women’s issues, teens, inter-generational issues, and acculturation/cross-cultural issues.
Rebecca enjoys running, hiking, and yoga in her spare time.
Board of Directors
Fundraising & Development Committee
Cynthia Huie founded Seedstore, a beloved men’s and women’s clothing shop in the City’s vibrant Inner Richmond neighborhood, with her sister Jennifer. The shop curated a well-balanced assortment of established lines with new independent designers, often giving a platform and space for emerging new brands, makers, and artists.
She also actively manages her husband, Dr. Michael Chan’s oral surgery practice which was established by his father in 1979. Cynthia is well versed in healthcare/dental practice management and continues to volunteer her time for international dental missions as well as free clinics domestically. She loves working in family businesses and finds joy in learning about different industries and sectors.
For 8 years, she also served as President of the Clement Street Merchants Association. Under her leadership and working in collaboration with then Supervisor Eric Mar, she brought in District 1’s first parklet, a thriving Farmers Market, and a beautiful mural by local artist Jason Jagel. With her knowledge of healthcare and understanding of the City’s Richmond District community, she was asked in 2014 to join our Board.
Cynthia also serves as a Commissioner for the City and County of San Francisco, appointed by Mayor London Breed on the Small Business Commission. In her role, she is an active advocate for the Small Business community in our city.
Born and raised in the East Bay and a resident of San Francisco’s West Portal neighborhood since 2004, she has deep roots in the Bay Area and is proud to be a serving her 2nd term as President of the RAMS Board of Directors.
Anoshua Chaudhuri, PhD
Health Economist, Department Chair & Professor, San Francisco State University, Dept. of Economics
Serial Entrepreneur (retired), Advisors/Board to various Companies, Social Ventures, University, Sovereign Nations
Lee Hsu has taught edtech and computer skills to K-5 children in SF public schools since 2015. He served on the SFMTA Board of Directors from 2016-2019. He is currently serving as president of the West Portal Merchants Association and was a past president of the Greater West Portal Neighborhood Association. Lee is co-owner of the Coder School SF, which has locations on West Portal Ave and Clement St.
Maggie Roberts was a disability rights lawyer in California for thirty years. She most recently had a private law practice in Oakland, CA specializing in representing children with disabilities in special education cases. Prior to that, she worked at Disability Rights California as an Associate Managing Attorney. She provided legal representation to children and adults with disabilities on a variety of issues related to disability rights, including, special education rights, civil rights, and access to community based services. She performed policy work and legislative advocacy related to expanding access to community based mental health and other health services and reducing stigma related to disability. She has given multiple training presentations across California to educate people on the rights and unmet service based needs of individuals with disabilities, as well as teaching self-advocacy to people with disabilities and their families. Before joining Disability Rights California, Maggie had her own law practice in San Francisco specializing in representing homeless individuals with disabilities in SSI benefits claims and appeals.
Maggie graduated from Northeastern University School of Law in 1990. She holds a B.A. degree in East Asian Studies from Oberlin College.
Prior to attending law school, Maggie worked in public interest agencies supporting at risk women and youth, including working as a counselor at a crisis center for adolescents, working as a counselor at a women’s health clinic, and managing a shelter for women and children subjected to domestic violence.
Maggie retired from the practice of law in 2019. She now devotes her time to providing direct volunteer services through various community based agencies, including San Francisco Suicide Prevention, San Francisco Court Appointed Special Advocates, and 826 Valencia. Maggie also writes poetry and is writing a play. Maggie is proud to be a member of the Board of Directors of RAMS.
Assistant District Attorney, San Francisco
Principal & CEO of Quantified Program Management LLC
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