Meet the Child Abuse Assessment and Treatment Directors and Staff

Maria Griglio, J.D., President 
Deputy County Counsel
Los Angeles County Counsel Dependency Division
Certified Child Welfare Law Specialist

Ralph Shapira, J.D., Vice-President

Malinda Wheeler, R.N.,M.N.,F.N.P., Treasurer
Director-Forensic Nurse Specialists, Inc.

Theresa Barreras
Professional Caregiver, lay minister, child and family advocate

Kathleen Cady, J.D.
L.A. County District Attorney’s Office

Billie Maguire, M.A., Past-President
Child Advocate

Katherine Wetherbee
CEO, C0-Founder Syntech Group, Inc.

Patricia Wenskunas
Founder and CEO of Crime Survivors, Inc

Ray Inge

Vice President Human Resources



John Pomroy 
Executive Director

Catherine Berger, B.S. 
Administrative Assistant

Sheila Bates, B.S.
Administrative Assistant

Sandra Mariscal
L.A. County Dept. of Children & Family Services
Liaison, Child Forensic Interviewer, Intake Coordinator

Susana Flores, M.S.
Child Forensic Interviewer

Brittany Younger, B.A.
Forensic Interviewer

Malinda Wheeler, R.N., M.N., F.N.P.
Forensic Interviewer

Maribel Dana
Child Advocate/Volunteer

Maggie Perez
Child Advocate/Volunteer

Virginia Madrigal
Child Advocate/Volunteer

Andrea Swindle
Child Advocate/Volunteer

Justine Tran
Child Advocate/Volunteer

Lori Ottaviano
Child Advocate/Volunteer