Meet the Child Abuse Assessment and Treatment Directors and Staff

Board of Directors

Maria Griglio, J.D. 
Deputy County Counsel
Los Angeles Office of County Counsel
Certified Child Welfare Law Specialist

Ralph J Shapira, J.D.

Malinda Wheeler, R.N.,M.N.,F.N.P.
C.A.C. Co-Founder
Director-Forensic Nurse Specialists, Inc.

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

Kathleen Cady, J.D.
C.A.C. Co-Founder
Deputy District Attorney
Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office

Ray Inge
Vice President Human Resources,
Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center

Billie Maguire, M.A.
C.A.C. Co-Founder
Child Advocate

Frank G. Ramos, M.A.
Regional Administrator
Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services

Steven Secofsky, B.A.
Assistant Lab Director (Retired)
California Department of Justice

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

Patricia Wenskunas
Founder and CEO of Crime Survivors, Inc



CEO/Executive Director
John Pomroy 
C.A.C. Co-Founder

Susana Flores, M.S.
Program Director/Forensic Interview Specialist

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

Monica Borunda, LMFT
Forensic Interview Specialist

Laura Cardona
Administrative Assistant

Maggie Perez
Administrative Assistant

Alma Hartman
Child Advocate/Volunteer

Virginia Madrigal
Child Advocate/Volunteer

Diana Ngo
Child Advocate/Volunteer

Lori Ottaviano
Child Advocate/Volunteer

Thomas “TJ” Rubel
Child Advocate/Volunteer

Don Schmidt
Child Advocate/Volunteer

Andrea Swindle
Child Advocate/Volunteer

Justine Tran
Child Advocate/Volunteer