Our Board Members
Kristy Feck, President, has been working with persons with disabilities for 13 years. Ms. Feck is the Director of Community Services at Toolworks, Inc. in San Francisco, where she has worked for the past nine years. Ms. Feck serves on the California Supported Living Network’s steering committee. She has successfully secured Section 8 housing for Toolworks clientele and has been part of a team working with the Oakland Housing Authority to get additional Section 8 certificates through the HUD Mainstream program.
Eva Liebermann, Vice President, is a city planner who worked for the San Francisco Planning Department for 18 years. She recently retired from a Senior Planner position. She is intimately familiar with people with disabilities having raised her oldest son who has a developmental disability. She has experienced first hand the difficulty of finding satisfactory and affordable housing in safe locations.
William Bonville, Secretary, is an architect and former partner in the firm of Pyatok Architects, Inc. His professional background has focused on housing design particularly affordable developments carried out under the sponsorship of non-profit organizations, including those addressing programs for the developmentally disabled.
Suguna Vepa, Treasurer,
Uta Swiatecki, is a social worker and parent of a 37 year old son with autism. She has volunteered her services for more than 20 years to improve conditions for persons with developmental disabilities. Ms. Swiatecki has successfully secured set-asides in Alameda County through her work with HCEB, and was the founder, and now the Board President, of The Berkeley Way, a non-profit organization in Berkeley, California. The Berkeley Way, in collaboration with a non-profit housing developer, developed Rosevine Apartments in Berkeley, a HUD 811 funded project, which opened in 2000, and provides 10 units for adults with developmental disabilities.
HCEB Staff Contact Information
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