P.O. Box 1307, Burbank, CA 91507

Board & Staff

Family Promise of the Verdugos Leadership Team

Albert Hernandez, Executive Director
Albert@familypromiseverdugos.org

Carrie Prado, Housing Navigator
Carrie@familypromiseverdugos.org

Carlton JohnsonShelter Case Manager
Carlton@familypromiseverdugos.org

Lisa Reyes, Housing Stabilizer
Lisa@familypromiseverdugos.org

Vanessa Tachiquin, Administrative Assistant
office@familypromiseverdugos.org

Janice Casazza-Piatak, Volunteer Coordinator
janicecasazzapiatak@gmail.com

2018-2019 Board Officers

Yvette Herrera, Board President
Netzel Grigsby Associates

Kathy Sessinghaus, Board Vice-President
Burbank Unified School District

Diana Moreno, Board Treasurer

Jane Winter, Secretary
Providence St. Joseph Medical Center

Nancy Guillen, Past President
True Integrity Insurance & Payroll Services

Board of Directors

Darrin Borders
City of Burbank

Patrick Garney
Nickelodeon Animation Studios

Jessa Freemyer
Cusumano Real Estate Group

Renee Johnson
Cusumano Real Estate Group

Kenny Pawlek
USC Verdugo Hills Hospital

Dan Soderstrom
Dilbeck Real Estate


Advisory Board
Toni Beck-Espinoza
Michael Cusumano
Paula Devine
Sam Jr. and Kathryn Engel
Laura Friedman
Jenny Smith Greene
Debbie Kukta
Lynn Kronzek
Barbara Lazar
Elizabeth Manasserian
Zizette Mullins
Ara Najarian
Pat and Laurie Patterson
Rev. Ross Purdy
Marsha Ramos
Jess and Sandy Talamantes
Sandra Thompson
Joylene Wagner
Christine Walters