Associate Director of Finance

Caroline oversees the budget for Alliance for Safety and Justice, bringing 10 years of finance, administration, human resources and technology experience. Previously she worked at Fenton, a public interest communications firm, managing their San Francisco and Los Angeles operations while providing additional expertise to the firm’s New York and Washington, D.C., offices. This included contract negotiations, budgets and reporting requirements for many of the firms largest nonprofit and foundation clients, including The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, The California Wellness Foundation and First Five LA. With an interest in creating a positive, inspiring office culture, Caroline does her best to insert some playfulness into the hard work of social change organizations.

She has a BA in Politics from Saint Mary’s College and currently lives in Oakland, hoping to one day swim in Lake Merritt.

Operations and Office Associate

Devon is the Operations & Office Associate and provides support to the Communications and IT Department of Californians for Safety and Justice. Prior to joining Californians for Safety and Justice, Devon was at Hack the Hood where he designed websites and provided technical support to local organizations. As a contributor to Givergy, he raised money […]

Senior Accountant

Sandhya brings over 7 years of experience working in both the nonprofit and for-profit industries. After graduating from the University of Mumbai with a degree in Accounting and Finance and working for Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Shipping, Sodexo at Unilever and Trafigura, she moved to the United States in 2015. As she has developed her career, she has […]

Director, People Operations

Sara joined the Alliance for Safety and Justice in 2019, during a time of transition and growth for the organization. She arrived with 10 years’ experience as a human resources professional helping non-profit organizations and staff reach their full potential to maximize impact.  Originally from New York, Sara began her career as an AmeriCorps volunteer […]

Special Projects Director

Rima Chaudry joined Alliance for Safety and Justice in 2020 as a Senior Manager overseeing operations. Rima has over 20 years of experience in grassroots community organizing, and spent 15 of those years leading social justice campaigns in the nonprofit sector through program management, resource development, training, and communications. She first organized against California’s Proposition […]

Senior Grants & Contracts Associate

Before working with Alliance for Safety and Justice, Kayla worked as a paralegal for an Appellate Services Company in New York City preparing records, briefs, and motions for various New York State Courts. During this time she gained considerable knowledge ensuring consultant compliance in appellate rules and regulations. She is a recent graduate from John […]

Director of Compliance

Prior to joining the Alliance for Safety and Justice, Vickey worked for Bay Area Legal Aid as a Grants Officer, overseeing federal, local government, and foundation grants for Alameda County and Contra Costa County as well as re-entry grants and contracts in all counties of the Bay Area.  During her year at BayLegal, she secured over $5 million […]

Operations Program Manager

Jessica Hong is our Operations Program Manager and has been a proud member of the ASJ Operations team since 2017. Jessica graduated from the University of Washington with degrees in both Creative Writing and American Ethnic Studies. Their career in nonprofit operations began in education where they worked on the data and operations teams for […]

CSJ Program Manager

Julie Browny serves as the CSJ Program Manager at Alliance for Safety and Justice (ASJ) and brings a wealth of diverse experiences to her role. Since joining ASJ in 2017, she has held various pivotal positions, significantly contributing to the organization’s mission.

HR Manager, People & Culture

Kyla is a human resources and business administration professional.  Kyla serves as the Program Manager for State Campaigns at the Alliance for Safety and Justice where she is responsible for designing and implementing an organization-wide management infrastructure. Kyla has more than a decade of experience assisting organizations and companies with streamlining human resource processes and […]