Center for Youth Wellness announces new CEO and Board Chair.
Article by Diana Hembree, ACEs Connection Community Member
The Center for Youth Wellness, aka CYW, has some important news: We have a new CEO and chair of the board, who will lead the nonprofit organization in its mission to prevent and heal the impact of severe adversity and toxic stress on children and their families.
The board of the Center for Youth Wellness has chosen former healthcare executive James (Jim) H. Hickman as CEO. Child advocate and attorney Mary Kelly Persyn of New Teacher Center is the new board chair of CYW, which is based in the historic Bayview – Hunters Point district of San Francisco.