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800.585.6231
Rape & Battering Hotline  .  
800.400.7432
AIDS Hotline  .  

East Los Angeles Women's Center

Staff

Executive Director
Barbara Kappos, LCSW

Director of Trauma Services
Rosemarie Mollinedo, MA

Office Administrator/Fiscal Department
Diane Alarcon Romero, BA

Executive Assistant
Sylvia Gonzalez

Domestic Violence/ Sexual Assault Therapist
Nancy Sandoval, MSW
Zara Espinoza, MSW
Brittany Martinez, MSW
Elena Gonzalez, MSW
Rosalilia Mendoza, MSW
Alice Ovando-Lopez

Domestic Violence/ Sexual Assault Counselors
Michelle Pereira, BS
Claudia Ruvalcaba, BS
Meliza Gandara

Domestic Violence/Case Manager/Counselor
Debbie Suaste, BA
Carol Marron

Director of Sexual Assault Training and Outreach
Sonia Rivera, BS

Volunteer and Hotline Coordinator
Carmen Lorenz
Claudia Arevalo

Promotora Institute Coordinator
Genoveva Lopez, BA

Promotora Education Specialists
Sandra Ibarra
Angelica Licea

Director of HIV Prevention Services
Thelma Garcia

HIV Health Educators
Alejandra Aguilar Avelino
Karla Morales
Christa Sacco, MA

Human Trafficking Outreach Specialist


Parenting Coordinator
Sherry Smith Hampton, MSW

LAC+USC Wellness Center Coordinator
Rebeca Melendez, MA

Wellness Center Support
Vanessa Barrios

Boyle Heights Project
Hilda Franco, MS
Karla Ortiz
Arlene Torres

GRYD Case Manager
Betzabeth Salinas Navarro
Claudia Zamudio, BS

Staff Promotoras
Rosa Romero
Alma Rivera

Engaging Men Project
Osvaldo Cruz
Luis Mendoza

Administrative Assistant
Lucy Vega

Data Entry Specialist