Leadership

Steve Boyer

Executive Director

“Leadership through Service” has guided REACH’s Executive Director, Stephen Boyer since he entered the job in 1982. Passionate about issues of Social Justice, he volunteered in a housing co-op which included individuals with disabilities in the early 1970’s and then in the Education of children at one of the first schools for students with severe … Read More

Caryn Sanders

Human Resources Director

Caryn Sanders is the Human Resources Director of REACH. She provides guidance and manages the overall provision of Human Resources services, policies, and programs for the entire agency. Caryn’s vast experience in HR and the non-profit world focusses on her passion to provide an employee-oriented, high performance culture that emphasizes empowerment, quality, productivity and standards, … Read More

Darlene Hanson

Director of Communication Services

Darlene Hanson is the Director of Communication Services. Darlene has been a Speech and Language Pathologist for over 20 years, working with individuals with severe communication impairments. She currently provides training on autism, full inclusion, creating a communicative environment and Facilitated Communication. Darlene is a recognized Facilitated Communication Trainer and has published top-notch research in … Read More

Jesse Silva

Director of Housing Services

Jesse Silva is the Director of Housing Services. Jesse oversees REACH’s Housing Services since 2006. Jesse is responsible for planning, implementing, controlling, and evaluating all aspects of the department. He provides direct service care alongside staff, and conducts internal staff trainings on crisis awareness, prevention, intervention, and overall safety. “The two most important days in … Read More

Gabriel Aguirre

Director of Education

Gabriel Aguirre is the Director of Education for REACH’s Delta Program. Gabriel provides visionary leadership in the management, administration, and strategic planning efforts for the day program. He is responsible for the development of the program, as well as the implementation and delivery of REACH’s first class service. “To be nobody but yourself in a … Read More

Charles Hogue

Associate Director of Education

Charles Hogue is the Associate Director of Education for REACH’s Delta Program. In conjunction with the Director, Charles manages the operational, administrative and programmatic functions for the department. He assists in the development and implementation of a comprehensive program of support services for individuals with disabilities. “We make a living by what we get, but … Read More

Frederik Wilkens

Resource Development Manager

Frederik Wilkens is the Resource Development Manager of REACH. Frederik oversees and coordinates the agency’s fundraising activities. He is passionate about developing donor relationships with individuals and organizations. Frederik communicates with, interacts with, and supports all departments within REACH in order to enhance fundraising and service opportunities that contribute to the agency’s mission goals. “Put … Read More