Staff

Staff
Board of Directors
Faculty

Clinical Director
Renee M. Lindquist, LCSW
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Renee Lindquist is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has been in the mental health field formally for 22 years and has been involved in social justice work since the early 90's, during the AIDS crisis. She has worked in many settings, primarily focusing on working with oppressed and marginalized groups. She has extensive experience in Community Mental Health working with adults around issues of trauma, grief, and addiction from a relationally oriented perspective. In addition, Renee has a private practice in Oakland where she works primarily with the LGBTQQIP community. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Social Work at Smith College School for Social Work with a research interest in Animal Assisted Therapy and its effectiveness when working with clients who have experienced developmental trauma, through an Intersubjective lens.
  


Operations Manager
Conchita Campos, MPA


Conchita received her MPA from CUNY Baruch's School of Public Affairs and has been supporting nonprofits and small businesses in the areas of operations, marketing and strategic planning for over 10 years. She has extensive experience in working with social justice-oriented groups, particularly on issues of race, technology and education. In addition, she has served on the board of two youth arts nonprofits and helps produce independent projects by artists of color through fundraising, marketing and logistical support. As an artist herself, she writes music and stories that explore the human condition, seeking to forge the common bond of resilience that we all share.