Lena Miller, the Agency’s founder and current Executive Director of Development, is a life-long resident of the Bayview Hunters Point district of San Francisco and has over fourteen years of experience working with at-risk youth in group homes, schools, and camps. She has worked for Hunters Point Family since its inception in 1997.
A graduate of the University of California at Berkeley, she holds a Masters Degree in Social Work from San Francisco State University. Prior to her work at HPF, she was employed in San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown’s office, where she helped to resolve discrimination complaints among City employees and minority contracting.
Lena is a fellow of the Leaderspring program, an organization dedicated to promoting high-performing nonprofits by strengthening and connecting their executive and development directors. She was appointed to the Urban Forestry Commission in 2005.
Takai Tyler, Executive Director