Board and Staff


Our board and staff team is comprised of a talented group of individuals from the corporate, nonprofit, medical, technology, and legal sectors who dedicate themselves to governing BCEF with integrity, fiscal responsibility and compassion.


BCEF Board of Directors


Board Chair

Cynthia Hester
Senior Director, New Relic



Diane Brown
Manager, Nonprofit Tax Services
Crowe LLP



Renée Ventimiglia
Chief Financial Officer
The Crucible

Members at Large

Win Chang
Cloud Customer Experience Executive


Jared Haftel
Investment Analyst
SQN Investors


Rory Quintana
Attorney, Quintana Hanafi, LLP


Laura Chavaree
Head of Dist. & Speciality Pharmacy Account Management




BCEF Staff


Karen Edwards
Interim Executive Director
(415) 932-6020 ext. 102
Stephanie Lee
Client Services Manager
(415) 932-6020 ext. 106
Languages: English, Cantonese
Clay Aitken-Young
(415) 932-6020 ext. 102


Kelmen WuRhonda Poindexter
(415) 932-6020 ext. 103

“I got involved in BCEF because I wanted to be a part of a great agency with a mission that is very important to me. BCEF is an outstanding, well-run organization that makes an immediate, direct and material impact on the clients who are most in need of our services and funds. I know that they are making a difference, and I am proud to be a part of it.”