Staff

Family House is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization led by a professional staff and board of directors dedicated to providing compassionate residential services to qualifying families free from financial concerns.

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Alexandra E. Morgan, CEO

Responsibilities: All aspects of administration and operation.

Contact: amorgan@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 476-1730


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Christopher Smith, Interim Chief Operating Officer

Responsibilities: Overseeing the Hospitality and Engineering staff and ensuring that each team member is empowered to do their best for our families.

Contact: csmith@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 476-8321


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Edis Ayala, Housekeeper

Responsibilities: Clean and disinfect bathrooms, kitchens, and other common areas; ensure Family House is germ-free and safe for immune-compromised children.

Contact: (415) 476-8321


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Karen Banks, Director of Volunteer Programs

Responsibilities: Planning, developing, implementing, and managing the Family House volunteer program so that Family House will derive full benefit from the volunteer’s ability to help achieve its mission. Maintains relationships with outside agencies as relevant for recruitment and networking. Also responsible for the development of appropriate recognition, retention, and motivation programs for volunteers. Supervises all volunteer systems, handbooks and documents.

Contact: kbanks@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 502-5659


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John Barrett, Director of Facilities

Responsibilities: All aspects of maintaining furniture, fixtures, and equipment, and the Family House Mission Bay building, ensuring that family comfort is maintained. John also oversees all safety programs, security, housekeeping, and landscaping.

Contact: jbarrett@familyhouseinc.org or (209) 740-7612


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Joe Blodgett, Database Administrator & Operations Manager

Responsibilities: Scheduling occupants, orienting new families, maintaining files on families, family support, communication with UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital social workers, house maintenance, identifying needed items and receiving in-kind donations, taking inventory and purchasing supplies, supervising outside cleaning contractors, supervising weekend managers, managing outside vendors as needed, database administration.

Contact: jblodgett@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 476-8321


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Alison Blom, Development Associate

Responsibilities: All fundraising activities including individual, corporate and foundation prospect research, cultivation and stewardship, along with annual appeals, special events, and database management.

Contact: ablom@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 476-9723


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Jessica Creager, Director of Finance and Special Events

Responsibilities: All aspects of business office, including accounting, budgeting, payroll, insurance, financial reporting, annual audit, business continuity planning, and deposits. Also responsible for special event coordination.

Contact: jcreager@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 502-7217


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Tarence Dixon, Volunteer Coordinator

Responsibilities: Management, placement, training, recognition, and supervision of all Family House volunteers. Duties also include cultivation of volunteer relations, coordination of specific volunteer committees and includes the management of volunteer projects. Maintains all volunteer systems, handbooks and documents.

Contact: tdixon@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 514-6663


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Sarah Eastland, Hospitality Services Coordinator

Responsibilities: Hospitably meeting the needs and providing a home away from home experience for families staying at Family House, including scheduling family stays, orientations, communication with UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital social workers, and providing support to families throughout their stay.

Contact: seastland@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 476-8321


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Paul Goold, Director of Family Services

Responsibilities: Leading a team to provide heartfelt care and services, such as a welcoming room, nourishing meals, and emotional support, to our families is his number one priority. Paul works with families, fellow team members, volunteers, UCSF social workers, and medical staff to gain insight on what services are needed most, and then works creatively to meet those needs.

Contact: pgoold@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 502-5673


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Jon Hodo, Hospitality Services Manager

Responsibilities: Overseeing the team of Hospitality Service Coordinators and ensuring that they are consistently and hospitably meeting the needs of all of the families staying at Family House. He and his team can be found throughout the home sharing smiles, hugs, and laughter.

Contact: jhodo@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 476-8321


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Jeanine Homich, Office Manager

Responsibilities: Provides Finance Department support, such as invoicing, credit card and bank statement reconciliations, bank deposits, and any other bookkeeping support. Provides gift acknowledgement letters to donors, and processes all in-kind donation acknowledgement letters. Orders all supplies and printed materials, and provides administrative support to staff as needed.

Contact: jhomich@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 476-1665


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Joey Kotfica, Marketing Manager

Responsibilities: All aspects of external communications (including design, content, and maintenance), such as the Family House website, e-newsletters, direct e-mails, annual reports, videos, and content updates through social media outlets.

Contact: jkotfica@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 341-7958


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Luis Kuk, Engineer

Responsibilities: All aspects of maintaining furniture, fixtures, and equipment, and the Family House Mission Bay building, ensuring that family comfort is maintained. Luis also assists with housekeeping and landscaping.

Contact: (415) 476-8321


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Anna Lark, Hospitality Services Coordinator

Responsibilities: Hospitably meeting the needs and providing a home away from home experience for families staying at Family House, including scheduling family stays, orientations, communication with UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital social workers, and providing support to families throughout their stay.

Contact: alark@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 476-8321


Monica Rojas, Hospitality Services Coordinator

Responsibilities: Hospitably meeting the needs and providing a home away from home experience for families staying at Family House, including scheduling family stays, orientations, communication with UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital social workers, and providing support to families throughout their stay.

Contact: mrojas@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 476-8321


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Tyler Scurr, Hospitality Services Coordinator

Responsibilities: Hospitably meeting the needs and providing a home away from home experience for families staying at Family House, including scheduling family stays, orientations, communication with UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital social workers, and providing support to families throughout their stay.

Contact: tscurr@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 476-8321


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Sarah Yaeger, Hospitality Services Coordinator

Responsibilities: Hospitably meeting the needs and providing a home away from home experience for families staying at Family House, including scheduling family stays, orientations, communication with UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital social workers, and providing support to families throughout their stay.

Contact: syaeger@familyhouseinc.org or (415) 476-8321


Open Positions

Want to join the Family House team? View the job description forĀ Hospitality Services Coordinator.