Board of Directors

Jean Greaves, P.h.D.


Paula Herring, E.d.D., M.B.A.

Fund Development Committee Chair

Elizabeth A. Lopez, Attorney at Law


Michael J. McKay, S.T.D

Governance Committee Chair

Loren Tarmo, C.P.A.

Chief Financial Officer / Finance Committee Chair

Pooja R. Dadhania, Esq.

Bridget de la Garza, MA

Marcia H. Yafuso Loeffelholz, Esq.

Queta Rodriguez Bauer

Mojgan Khademi

Our Board Emeritus Society


  • Dee Aker, PhD
  • Kathi Anderson, MA, Co-Founder
  • Cheri Attix, Esq
  • Jeanette Barrack, RPT
  • Mark Berger
  • Rev. George Falk, Co-Founder
  • Mel Kieschnick, PhD
  • Elizabeth Michel, MD
  • Rev. Bill Radatz, Co-Founder
  • Darryl Solberg, Esq.

Meet Our Staff Members

Etleva Bejko

Executive Director

Mahvash Alami, Ph.D.

Program Manager

Maya Aguilar

Accounting Clerk

Safi Ahmed, MPH, MD

Medical Director

Clint Carney, J.D.

Government Affairs Manager

Katie Case

Grants Manager

Cristina De La Torre

Data Quality and Evaluation Manager

Nance Lovell, MSW

Senior Mental Health Specialist

Allison Metcalf, MSW

Senior Mental Health Specialist

Heather Rayback, MNM

Finance Manager

Scott Williford, MBA

Senior Development Manager

Lola Sherman

Clinical Case Manager

Mary Joy Cunningham

Program Coordinator

Henok Getaneh

Peer Support Specialist

Janie Burke, RN BSN

Development Communications Coordinator

Dara Esparza

Clinical Case Manager

Saúl Cruz

Clinical Case Manager

Nasreen Nabizadeh, MPH

Clinical Case Manager

Anny Nguyen, MSW

Office Manager

Heather Serafin, MSW

Mental Health Care Coordinator

Work with us
If you are talented and passionate about human rights then SURVIVORS wants to hear from you.

Work with us
If you are talented and passionate about
human rights then Survivors wants to hear
from you.

Survivors of Torture, International • PO Box 371104 San Diego CA 92137 • [email protected]619-278-2400
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