Being Adept

Advisory Board

Itamar Bikszer, RN
Critical Care Department, Kaiser Permanente, San Rafael, CA

Dr. Sandra Brown, Ph.D
Vice Chancellor of Research, University of California, San Diego

Mary Jane Burke
Marin County Superintendent of Schools 

Charis Denison, MS
Adolescent & Family Consultant, Prajna Consulting; Human Development Teacher, Marin Academy High School, San Rafael, CA

Marty Ellingson
Sr. Principal User Experience Designer, Autodesk, Inc. San Francisco, CA

Linda Joy Hummel, Ph.D
Program Director for Medical Ethics, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

Rebecca Johnson, JD, MS 
Youth Worker, Bay Area Community Resources, San Rafael, CA 

Bruce Lee Livingston, MPP
Executive Director/CEO of The Marin Institute, San Rafael, CA

Anna Minton, MS, LEP
District Psychologist, Kentfield School District, Kentfield, CA

Jonnette Newton, M.Ed. Admin.
Principal, Bayside Elementary School, Sausalito Marin City School District, Marin City, CA

Lisa Amini Nicolopoulos, MBA
Chief Financial Officer, ADN Capital Ventures, Inc., Kentfield, CA

Michael Pritchard
Nationally acclaimed keynote speaker; youth guidance motivator; recipient of the Beryl Buck Award for achievement in promoting nonviolence

Dr. Danielle Ramo, Ph.D
Assistant Professor in Residence, Department of Psychiatry and Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, Weill Institute of Neurosciences, Helen Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco

Deborah Resnikoff, LCSW
Child and Adult Psychotherapist, private practice, Corte Madera, CA

Lynda Storek, M. Ed. Admin.
35 years in public school administration, recipient of the Marin County School Administration Association Award

Mary Sylla, JD, MPH
Founder/Director of Policy, Advocacy and Research, Center for Health Justice, San Anselmo, CA