108 West Victoria Street

Gardena, CA 90248

(310) 715-2020

Mon - Fri 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Our Leadership

Masada Homes is led by an exceptional and passionate team of professionals and volunteers who skillfully oversee all areas of the organization.

Board of Directors

George Igi


Bernard Smith


Charles Elias


Sharon Igi

Marilyn Noriega

William Paulsen

Justin Stallings

Tony Trias

Tracie Washington

Ezra Yeung

Executive Leadership Team

Bernard Smith

MSW, Executive Director

Kelly Asato

LCSW, Chief Operations Officer

Fay Ji

Chief Financial Officer

Patricia Tindbaek

LCSW, Executive Administrator


Staci Boehle

M.S., LMFT, Director of Wraparound Services

Mariela De La Yncera

LMFT, Director of Full Service Partnerships

Cesar Gonzalez

M.S., LMFT, Director of Therapeutic Behavioral Services

Makiko Hoichi

LCSW, Director of Community Mental Health Services

Efrain Ibarra

LMFT, Director of Community Mental Health Services

Iva Svetlikova

M.S., LMFT, Director of Quality Improvement

Program Managers

Terri Edwards

M.A., LMFT, Community Outpatient Services Manager

Larry Fernandez

LCSW, TAY/Adult FSP Program Manager

Vanessa Fornasier

LMFT, Community Outpatient Services Manager

Michael Heaton

M.A., OTR/L, Occupational Therapy Program Manager

Lasheieka Little

Wraparound/IFCCS Program Manager

Khai Nguyen

LMFT, Medication Support Services Manager

Ann Wimer

LCSW, Wraparound Program Manager

Manuela Siriaco

LMFT, Child FSP Program Manager