OCLA® Leadership

OCLA’s Board of Directors

Melissa Schoonmaker, L.C.S.W.

Melissa Schoonmaker, L.C.S.W.

Director of Project III on Child Welfare and Attendance
Barbara Moore

Barbara Moore

Youth Advocate
Dr. Denise McCain-Tharnstrom

Dr. Denise McCain-Tharnstrom

President/Founder
Tuan Le

Tuan Le

Software & Applications Expert
Pamela Banner Krupka

Pamela Banner Krupka

Intellectual Property Attorney
Austin Haye

Austin Haye

Technology & Digital Marketing Entrepreneur
William Finkelstein

William Finkelstein

Intellectual Property Attorney
Laura DiMaggio

Laura DiMaggio

Board Treasurer
Sharyn Church

Sharyn Church

Southern California Managing Director

Meet the OCLA Team

Carla Buck

WIN Operations and Data Management

Dr. Denise McCain-Tharnstrom

President/Founder

Kevin Mendes

South LA Direct Outreach Lead

Lisa Nguyen

Communications Outreach Coordinator

Jennifer Ortiz

WIN Data & Community Organizations Outreach

Michael Radice

Grants Management Consultant

Team WIN

Tony Rodriguez

Team WIN Graphics & Media Consultant

Andria Dunbar

Team WIN Intern

Perla Espinoza

Team WIN Intern

In Memorium

Daryll “Relly” Brown

Team WIN

Professional Support

OCLA has been fortunate to benefit from the guidance, support and expertise of many wonderful community professionals over the years. Recent notable supporters include:

  • Charlene Minx (for offering pro bono legal trademark support)
  • Hadley Kia Technologies (for technology consulting and hosting)
  • Jennifer Essen (for Graphic Design for 2012, 2015 and 2019 Directory of Services)
  • Paola Escobar (for the translation of the WIN database in support of the launch of WIN Spanish)
  • The Clear Summit Team (for technology support)
  • The Johnny Flash Team (for website development and support)