P.O. Box 1307, Burbank, CA 91507

Board & Staff

Family Promise of the Verdugos Leadership Team

Albert Hernandez, Executive Director
executivedirector@familypromiseverdugos.org

Carrie Prado, Case Manager
casemanagement@familypromiseverdugos.org

Vanessa Tachiquin, Book Keeper
office@familypromiseverdugos.org

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

Norma Serrano, Transportation/Day Center Staff
Serge Shahinian, Transportation/Day Center Staff
Carlton Johnson, Transportation/Day Center Staff

2017-2018 Board Officers

Nancy Guillen, Board President
CEO

True Integrity Insurance & Payroll Services

Alex Bruno, Board Vice-President
Bruno Group, Inc.

Darrin Borders, Board Treasurer
Library Services 
City of Burbank 

Lisa Patino, Co-Secretary
The Walt Disney Company

Renee Johnson, Past President/Co-Secretary
Property Manager

Cusumano Realty Group

Board of Directors

Patrick Garney
Senior Director
Nickelodeon Animation Studios

Yvette Herrera
Vice President, Philanthropy
Netzel Grigsby Associates

Dr. Robert Hill
Associate Dean
Glendale Community College

Carolyn Jackson
Parks, Rec. & Community Services Board
City of Burbank

Diana Moreno
Director of Sales and Data Management
Warner Bros. Entertainment

Kenny Pawlek
Chief Operating Officer
USC Verdugo Hills Hospital

Geraldine Ramos-Alvarenga
Community Advocate

Kathy Sessinghaus
Director of Food Services
Burbank Unified School District

Jane Winter
Director of Case Management
Providence St. Joseph’s Medical Center

Brandi Young
Principal
George Washington Elementary School


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