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Special Needs Network, Inc.

Meet the Board

Special Needs Network Board of Directors

Special Needs Network is honored to have an extraordinary group of individuals who dedicate their time, effort, and expertise to further our mission of providing aid to underserved families affected by developmental disabilities. Members on the board guide long-term planning strategies and provide organizational oversight and development, while ensuring that we are responsive to the needs of the community. The board’s tireless service has brought Special Needs Network to new levels of excellence.

  • Daryl L. Osby

  • Fire Chief, County of Los Angeles Fire Department


Advisory Board

Adam Bruno
George C. Fatheree III
Dr. B.J. Freeman
Pat Grayson-DeJong
Cheryl Gully, LCSW
Jaron Hamlett, Sr.
Corey Harris
Monica Holloway
Gail Lara
Oscar Madrigal
Rev. Cecil L. Murray
Rev. Vanessa Ussery
Arshya Vahabzadeh MD


SNN Staff

Juan Carlos Garcia
Director of Operations + Programs
juancarlos@specialneedsnetwork.org

Daniel Fausto
Director of Communications
dfausto@specialneedsnetwork.org

Edguin Castellanos
Programs + Projects Officer
edguin@specialneedsnetwork.org

Richard Fernandez
Development Director
richard@specialneedsnetwork.org

Connie Chavarria
Outreach + Engagement Coordinator
Connie@specialneedsnetwork.org

Mary Lee
Parent, Advocate Mentor + Community Outreach
Marylee@specialneedsnetwork.org

Daniel Mendoza
Clinic Director
daniel@specialneedsnetwork.org

Marcos Aguilar
Clinical Behavior Consultant
marcos@specialneedsnetwork.org

Carolina Gonzalez
Sr. Behavior Technician
carolina@specialneedsnetwork.org

Hannah Chung
Sr. Behavior Technician
hannah@specialneedsnetwork.org

Karla Gonzalez
Behavior Technician
karla@specialneedsnetwork.org

Amarilis Paredes
Behavior Technician
amarilis@specialneedsnetwork.org


Parent Advisory Council Co-Chairs

Meshell Baylor
Evelin Palomar