Here To Help
Others Advance.

Our board members and staff leaders bring unrivaled business acumen to the Saint John’s team. That’s because most of them have extensive experience running organizations in varying sectors of the economy. It’s an important asset that allows us to run efficiently and effectively – and always with the best interest of our clients in mind.

Board of Directors

Phillip Telgenhoff, Board Chair/Secretary, Allstate Insurance Co.

Kevin Ramos, Vice Chair, Buzz Oates Company

Mark Wiese, Finance Chair, Pacific Housing, Inc.

Erin Cabelera, South Sacramento Kaiser Permanente

Marc Cawdrey, Interim CEO, Saint John’s Program for Real Change

Dave Cloninger, The Cloninger Group

Maren Conrad, Artist

Ian Cornell, Cornell Group

Rick Cwynar, Community Leader

Dawn Davison, Retired, Prison Industry Authority

David Flanagan, Misfit

Laura Hewitt, Community Leader

Carolyn Hubbert, Public Consulting Group

Edward Manning, KP Public Affairs

Joaquin McPeek, Edelman

Paul Mitchell, Political Data Inc.

Kevin Peterson, Kaiser Permanente

Minnie Santillan, Santillan & Devlin, LLC

Brad Simmons, UC Davis Medical Center

Mikki Bako Sorensen, Retired, AT&T

Michele Steeb, Former CEO, Saint John’s Program for Real Change

Peter Thompson, Rubicon Partners, Inc.

Michele Wong, CleanWorld, Synergex International Corporation

Department Leaders

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Marc Cawdrey, Interim CEO

Sasha Wirth, Vice President and Chief Development Officer

Scot Sorensen, Director, Custody to Community Transitional Reentry Program

Susan Barron, Director of Integrated Health Services

Abra Ruthenbeck, Children’s Program Director

Nicole Brock, Director of Operations

If you’d like to contact a member of our staff, please email us or call us at (916) 453-1482.


We always have a space open at Saint John’s for dedicated individuals who want to learn how our organization operates while making a powerful difference in the lives of the clients we serve.

Current opportunities include:



Our internship program is the perfect opportunity to gain clinical experience with a program that’s helping make a tremendous change in the lives of mothers, and the community at large. Click here to find out more.


Contact us

email us at:
2443 Fair Oaks Blvd, #369
Sacramento, CA 95825-7684
Mailing address only.
Not a physical location.
Nonprofit, 501(c)(3)
(Tax ID: 68-0132934).

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