Colleen Knox (1988) and David Richards (1989)

Colleen Knox ’88 is in private practice full-time as an LCSW (licensed clinical social worker). David Richards ’89 is also an LCSW, providing counseling services for a juvenile recovery group home, training the county’s child welfare workers on child abuse issues, teaching at a community college, and working for a private non-profit agency that provides counseling services to the community. Colleen and David have an eight-year-old daughter, Megan!

Tara Culala (2001)

Tara Culala ’01 is working full-time as an In-Home Counselor with the Family Care Network in San Luis Obispo. Tara works with families on targeted behaviors and also works with 6 boys at a group home, supervising and working on their target behaviors. Tara reports that the job is rewarding and that “slowly but surely I am making a difference!!”

Elaine (Whittemore, 1998) Foytik

Elaine (Whittemore ’98) Foytik has graduated from California State University, San Bernardino with an MSW and is now working for San Bernardino Department of Behavioral Health as a case manager/social worker! Elaine oversees a board and care of 16 mentally ill men between the ages of 18 and 25.