Staff


Kary Schulman 
Director
kary.schulman@sfgov.org

Valerie Tookes
Senior Finance &
Operations Manager 

valerie.tookes@sfgov.org

Kara Owens
Operations and Program Associate
kara.owens@sfgov.org

Renee Hayes 
Associate Director
renee.hayes@sfgov.org

Khan Wong
Senior Program Manager 
khan.wong@sfgov.org











Citizens Advisory Committee


Clara Chun Daniels
Attorney
Kirin Law Group

Berta Concha
Community Consultant

Donna Ficarrotta
Managing Director
Union Square Business
Improvement District 

Dan Goldes
Strategic Advisor
S.F. Convention and
Visitors Bureau

Linc King
Vice President and
General Manager

Beach Blanket Babylon

Ebony McKinney
Emerging Arts Professionals


Jackie Nemerovski 
Arts Manager/Consultant

Tere Romo
Program Officer for Arts
and Culture

The San Francisco Foundation


Charles Roppel
Certified Professional Life Coach


Ruth Williams
Program Officer
Community Technology Foundation