Our board and staff members are committed to the mission and vision of our organization.
Kerline Astre, Interim Executive Director
Kerline Astre is an accomplished leader and social entrepreneur whose ideologies and unorthodox approach to entrepreneurship call people to self-actualize in a manner that cultivates concepts that sustain community. She has enjoyed a rich career as a non-profit executive and organizational development coach or as she terms it “Chief Stress Reducer”, to a number of Bay area organizations and nearly a hundred NPOs on the east coast.
Her voice has been invited into many conversations in the world of social equality as a leader and active participant in local politics, including the 2007 United States Social Forum, and numerous other agencies and events. She is a writer, a performance poet, and self-appointed gate-keeper of “good honest journalism” among many titles and hats. She has four children and resides with her partner, Kristian Astre in San Leandro, CA.