Our Team

Our Board

Eric Lifschitz, Board President
Eric Lifschitz is the founding partner of LEDA Law Firm.

Shirley Gibson, Secretary
Shirley Gibson is Directing Attorney for the HomeSavers Project at the Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County/Sobrato Center for Nonprofits.

Josephine Alioto, Board Member
Josephine Alioto is a partner at Lifschitz, Ezrin, Darsky & Alioto (LEDA Law Firm).

Mary Iseri, Board Member
Mary Iseri is the founder and president at BCI Accounting Services.

Eric Toscano, Esq., Board Member
Eric Toscano is the CEO & Managing Attorney at Toscano Law Group, PC

Jason Wolford, Board Member
Jason Wolford is the founder of Wolford Law.

Greg Wright, Board Member
Greg Wright works at Twitter.

Sacha Zadmehran, Treasurer
Sacha Zadmehran works for the Forensic and Financial Consulting Services Group at Hemming Morse. Sacha is also an adjunct professor at Golden Gate University.

EDC Staff

Ben Baczkowski, Advocate
Shelter Client Advocacy Program

Carol Bettencourt, Managing Attorney
Legal Clinic

Arianas Campos-Reese, Welcome & Security Administrator
Administration

Virginia Chapman, Rental Assistance Coordinator
RADCo Department

Tim Coltman, Right to Counsel Coordinator
Legal Clinic

Martina I. Cucullu Lim, Executive Director
Administration

Marcos De La Fuente, Rental Assistance Coordinator
RADCo Department

Stacey Debner, Eviction Defense Counselor
Legal Clinic

Tom Drohan, Of Counsel
Litigation Department

Jacquelynn Evans, Advocate
Shelter Client Advocacy Program

Sarah Fenton Hinks, Litigation Attorney
Litigation Department

Emily Frias, Senior Right to Counsel Coordinator
Legal Clinic

Hannah Gallagher, RADCo Assistant Manager
RADCo Department

Cary Gold, Director of Litigation & Policy
Litigation Department

Shephali Ides, Rental Assistance Coordinator
RADCo Department

Aileen Joy, Grants & Contracts Manager
Administration

Yevgeniy Kislyuk, Finance Manager
Administration

Marilyn Martinez, Operations and HR Assistant
Administration

Adrienne Mendle, Litigation Attorney
Litigation Department

Mark Montoya, Litigation Paralegal
Litigation Department

Jayanti Muliyil, Supervising Attorney
Legal Clinic

Ryan Murphy, Supervising Litigation Attorney
Litigation Department

Daniel O’Connell, Litigation Attorney
Litigation Department

Jacqueline Patton, Litigation Attorney
Litigation Department

Gina Pham, Litigation Attorney
Litigation Department

Amy Price, Rental Assistance Manager
RADCo Department

Pablo Ruiz, Right to Counsel Coordinator
Legal Clinic

Amber Sauceda, Social Worker
Administration

Christian Siegenthaler, Litigation Paralegal
Litigation Department

McLean Smithson, Rental Assistance Coordinator
RADCo Department

Rachel Stober, Senior Right to Counsel Coordinator
Legal Clinic

Christopher Tai, Data and Finance Administrator
Administration

Raymond Zamudio, Rental Assistance Coordinator
RADCo Department