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.

Tara Culala (2001)

Tara Culala ’01 received her Master’s degree in Psychology (George Fox University) in December of 2004. “I am going strong towards graduating (Psy.D.) in 2007. I recently got promoted at Chehalem Youth and Family Services to a House Coordinator Position, which has given me the opportunity for management experience and supervisory experience. We are leading the Youth in the program through a converted DBT program to help them with emotional regulation and stability. I currently work with 7 teenage girls who live in the home and supervise 15-18 para-professionals who work with the youth.”

Tonia Vojtkofsky (2001)

Tonia Vojtkofsky ’01 is Family Support Counselor for Project Connections Home Visiting Program of the Children’s Bureau of Southern California, working with at-risk children and families.