Board of Directors | Departments | Building Opportunities for Self-Sufficiency

Rob Tufel

Rob Tufel, MSW, MPH, brings more than 25 years of experience working in the non-profit sector where he created, implemented and managed a variety of innovative social service, research and … Continued

Elaine Mangabat Morgado

Elaine worked for BOSS over 20 years ago as a Job Developer at the Hayward location. Prior, she also worked as a Case Manager and as a Counselor at other … Continued

Burt Dragin

Burt Dragin retired recently from teaching Journalism for “a few decades” at Laney College in Oakland. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Burt grew up in Los Angeles, where he earned a … Continued

Hamilton Hunt

Hamilton has dedicated himself to servant leadership, whether in his undergraduate days at Stanford University as a national officer in his fraternity, in business as a professional services leader at Adobe, or … Continued

Colette Flood

Colette Flood has a B.S. and Master of Public Administration from the University of Southern California. Her early career launched in marketing and advertising which she continues today as a … Continued

Andrea Spillmann-Gajek

Andrea Spillmann-Gajek works to build and apply technology to solve health and social welfare challenges locally and globally. As a founding team member and SVP of Operations and Customer Success … Continued

Troy Dye

Troy Dye is currently a strategy manager at Impax Laboratories, an entrepreneur, and a freelance consultant. He recently relocated to the Bay Area after receiving his MBA as a Fuqua … Continued

Joe Dung

Joe Dung was born and raised in the Bay Area. He took a detour when he went away to college, attending Wisconsin’s Marquette University, where he was able to give … Continued

Marlene Christine Hurd

Marlene Christine Hurd is the Vice-Chair Commissioner with the Oakland Housing Authority which provides affordable housing for over 15,000 families. She is a member of OHA resident advisory board and … Continued

Loren Jones

Loren Jones is a formerly homeless woman and former BOSS client. She experienced homelessness three times during her adult life and has both lived the outdoor homeless life as well … Continued

William C. White

Mr. White a native New Yorker, has made his home in Berkeley California since 1981. His professional career has included serving as staff accountant for the Alumnae Association of Mills … Continued

Dan Scarola

Dan has a BS in Industrial Engineering and an MBA, both from Purdue. He spent 25 years with Clorox in manufacturing, leading to Director of Manufacturing for the final 10 … Continued