Former Oakland Women's Center Staff


 

Patrice Johnson

Center Coordinator

 

Ms. Johnson is Founder and CEO of Whole Energy. Perviously she was Senior Clerk at San Francisco Municipal Transit Authority.  A graduate of City College of San Francisco, she is responsible for managing the programs at Oakland Women's Center.

Patrice joined the staff in July 2017.

 

 

Regina Shipman

Member Services and Outreach Coordinator

 

Regina has twenty years of experience in child education, and three years as an advocate for teen sobriety at Thunder Road. She studied Liberal Arts at New College, San Francisco, and is devoted to the study of women's spirituality.  

Ms Shipman joined the Oakland Women's Center staff in June 2015; she's is responsible for designing and supporting community outreach initiatives, and coordinating services to individual members.

 

Sheila Cotton

Counselor and Case Manager

 

Sheila has over twenty year of experience in social services including Senior Advocate/Case Manager at A Safe Place Domestic Violence Shelter; Trauma Center Director at the Family Institute of Richmond; and Case Manger III and Assistant Mgr at Episcopal Community Services in San Francisco. 

Sheila joined the staff at Oakland Women's Center in September 2016.


Volunteers and Interns


Caitlin Culiman, Administrative Assistant - 2017

 

Carolyn J. Woodson,  Meditation Guide - 2017

 

Holly Morris, Computer Trainer – 2017

  

Tamara Paiva, Certified Massage Therapist  – 2017

 

Julie Twichell, Job Works Consultant –  2016

 

Fatima Almaweri, Housing and Job Coordinator, Fall 2015 to August 2016

 

Ashleigh Edelsohn, Internship, Summer 2015

 

Laura Cook,  Administrative Support, Summer 2015