Address:     California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists
   7901 Raytheon Road, San Diego, CA 92111-1606
Phone:   

   (858) 29-CAMFT
   (858-292-2638)

   WHAT IS THE BEST TIME TO REACH OUR LEGAL STAFF?
   Monday - Friday.
   Between 8:45 a.m. -12:00 p.m. and  1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
   Attorneys are not available to take calls between 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Fax:   (858) 292-2666


Email:


infocenter@camft.org (Membership Service)

Websites:

   www.camft.org
   www.counselingcalifornia.com

 

 

Executive Director

Jill Epstein, J.D.

Jill Epstein, J.D.
jepstein@camft.org

 Jill Epstein became the Chief Executive Officer of CAMFT in May, 2011.  Ms. Epstein is an attorney and has over 20 years of experience working with non-profit and advocacy organizations in Sacramento, Chicago, and Washington, DC. Prior to joining CAMFT, Ms. Epstein was the Chief Operating Officer of the California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC), an organization created by the California Legislature to develop and implement statewide voluntary certification for massage therapists. While living in Chicago, Ms. Epstein served as the Chief Executive Officer of the Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) Society of Chicago, the country’s oldest financial analysts’society and the world’s 6th largest financial analysts’society.    She also worked as Chief Operating Officer of Physicians for Responsible Negotiation (PRN), a physicians-only labor organization created by the American Medical Association.  In Washington, DC, Ms. Epstein worked for the American Medical Association, the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare, and AARP. Ms. Epstein received her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Michigan –Ann Arbor (Go Blue!).  She received her Juris Doctorate from the American University –Washington College of Law in Washington, DC.   She and her family relocated to San Diego in 2010…happy to escape the brutal Chicago winters.

           
CAMFT Organizational Chart
Organizational Chart


Andrea Redd, Executive Assistant and Governance CoordinatorExecutive Assistant and Governance Coordinator
Andrea Redd
answers questions about serving on the CAMFT Board and various committees and can help you with approval to use the CAMFT logo on your website or in other advertising.
aredd@camft.org

Legal Team

Cathy Atkins, Michael Griffin, David Jensen, Sara Jasper, Ann Tran-Lien, Anastasia Johnson, and Alain Montgomery are available to provide you with legal information relating to aspects of your practice. Any information obtained through CAMFT, CAMFT staff, CAMFT's Legal Team, or found on this website, is for informational purposes only. It should not be considered to be legal advice.  The information on this website is not guaranteed to be complete or up-to-date. Information obtained by CAMFT staff, CAMFT attorneys, or use of this website is not intended to create, and receipt of it does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship between the user and CAMFT, CAMFT staff or CAMFT's Legal Team. Readers should not rely upon or act upon the information without seeking professional counsel outside of CAMFT.

Questions of legal or business practice nature should not be sent by e-mail; call our Toll Free number at (888) 892-2638 to have your question answered by CAMFT's Legal Team. Please have your member ID number available.


Cathy Atkins, JDCathy Atkins, J.D.
Deputy Executive Director
catkins@camft.org



Mike Griffin, JDMichael Griffin, J.D., LCSW
Staff Attorney 

David Jensen, JDDavid Jensen, J.D.
Staff Attorney

Anastasia Johnson, JDAnastasia Johnson, J.D.
Staff Attorney           




Sara Kashing, J.D.Sara Jasper, J.D.
Staff Attorney


Ann Trann, JDAnn Tran-Lien, J.D.
Managing Director,
Legal Affairs

 

Alain Montgomery, ParalegalAlain Montgomery
Paralegal
   

Member Service Representatives

 

Kathie Miller 
Member Services Manager
kmiller@camft.org

    Member Service
    A one-stop information center for all your membership needs.
    Kathie, Michelle, Pat, Mary Beth and Celia will be your first contact at
    CAMFT. Our goal is to provide you with exceptional membership
    service!

Michelle Burrows

Michelle Burrows
Member Service Representative
InfoCenter@camft.org

Pat Frayer
Member Service Representative
InfoCenter@camft.org


Mary Beth Muro
Member Service Representative
InfoCenter@camft.org

Celia Furete

Celia Fuerte
Member Service Representative
InfoCenter@camft.org

Finance

Ron Hynum, Managing Director, Finance and Operations

Managing Director,  Finance and Operations
Ron Hynum
will answer any questions regarding chapter accounting/financial matters.
rhynum@camft.org
           

Accounting and Chapter Relations Assistant
Rene' Puterbaugh assists with chapter updates and accounting/financial matters and will answer questions regarding chapter updates/mailing list requests, the CAMFT Certified Supervisor Program, Scholarships and Grants.
rputerbaugh@camft.org

Continuing Education Provider Approval Program

Beth Burt

Program Coordinator
Beth Burt
handles CAMFT's Continuing Education Provider Approval Program and can assist with any questions regarding the Board of Behavioral Sciences proposed CE regulation changes.
bburt@camft.org

Marketing/Communication

Eileen Schuster, Managing Director, Marketing and Communications

Managing Director,  Marketing and Communications
Eileen Schuster
will answer questions regarding The Therapist. Speak with her about advertising, articles or book reviews.
eschuster@camft.org

 

Eric Velasco, Publications Senior Designer

Senior Designer
Eric Velasco
handles the art direction, design and production of  The Therapist.  Speak with him regarding advertising and book reviews.
evelasco@camft.org

 

Barbara Robertson

Web Content Coordinator
Barbara Robertson
manages all content on www.camft.org and www.counselingcalifornia.com websites and will answer questions regarding online and self-study continuing education. If you have any difficulties or questions regarding the websites please send an e-mail to brobertson@camft.org.

 

Nancy Milizzo

Education and Event Coordinator
Nancy Milazzo
schedules and answers questions regarding online education and workshops. Nancy also sells sponsorship opportunities and coordinates the CAMFT Annual Conference and Fall Symposium as well as other meetings and events for CAMFT. Nancy can be reached at nmilazzo@camft.org.


Mariam Babayan, Outreach Coordinator Outreach Coordinator
Mariam Babayan
serves as a liaison between CAMFT and the 28 active chapters by cultivating and maintaining relationships with chapters as well as schools and other entities. Outreach will include legal, ethical and business training to chapters, as well as a school outreach program for purpose of increasing student membership in CAMFT and developing relationships with administrators and faculty. Will also provide high-level CAMFT updates to chapters and schools, staff the Chapter Advisory Council, plan and manage the Chapter Leadership Conference, and write articles for the The Therapist that are of a legal, ethical, or business nature in order to provide guidance to chapters and schools. Mariam can be reached at mbabayan@camft.org.