• Stephanie Brown, Ph.D., Founder Addictions Institute, Author, Researcher, Consultant and Lecturer in the Field of Addiction

  • Edward Cohen, Ph.D., Professor School of Social Work at San Jose State University, 

      recent Fulbright Scholar in Vietnam.

  • Mary Ellen Comport, Consultant Corporate Community Relations, Community Volunteer

  • Mary E. Gardner, School District Superintendent (retired) and Educational Leader, Lecturer, and Consultant, Community Volunteer

  • Pat Heller, LCSW, Private Practice (retired), Santa Clara County Mental Health/ Outpatient Service. Past Board Member: Valle Monte League, Santa Clara County Medical Association Alliance, Community Volunteer 

  • Robert Lancefield, Attorney (retired), Past President Palo Alto Rotary Club, Board Member: Charter Oak Foundation

  • Katherine Lucero, Esq., Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge

  • Nancy Marshall, LMFT, Founder & Co-Director Domestic Violence Intervention Collaborative

  • Kiti Frier Randall, Ph.D., Pediatric Neurodevelopmental Psychologist, Board Member National Drug Endangered Children

  • Debbi Ricks, Board Member: Medical Association Alliance (Santa Clara County, California State, and US National)

  • Shirley N. Sparks-Grief, MS, CCC-SLP , Author and Adjunct faculty (retired), Santa Clara University.


  • California Office of Child Abuse Prevention 

  • Community Solutions for Children, Families and Individuals, Inc.

  • Dept. of Family & Children Services

  • Domestic Violence Intervention Collaborative (DVIC) fiscal agent

  • Family Resources International – Confident Kids

  • FIRST5 of Santa Clara County, CA.

  • Juvenile & Dependency Drug Courts 

  • National Alliance of Drug Endangered Children 

  • National Association For Children of Addictions (NACoA)

  • Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services - TANF/CW and Women's Specific Treatment Services

  • San Jose State University (evaluation) 

  • Santa Clara County Department of Children & Family Services

  • Pilot Sites include: Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County, ConXion, Janus of Santa Cruz, Parisi House on the Hill, Uplift Family Services - Addiction Prevention Services

  • White Bison

PPI impacts policy and systems change locally and nationally including policy and programmatic decisions, such as Best Practices for Drug Courts.  


Foundations, Institutions and Organizations

CA Office of Child Abuse Prevention

Cisco Systems Foundation

The Frederick H Leonhardt Foundation 

Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health

El Camino Hospital Foundation

Health as Human Capital Research Advisory (HHCRA)

Hurlbut-Johnson Charitable Trusts 

The Health Foundation 

Morgan Family Foundation 


Marion & William Abbott 

Carol & Chris Acker  

Judy & Marty Aufhauser

Ginger Baden  

Roger Barney 

Mac & Jean Barrick 

Richard Bush 

Helen Carreker

Stephanie Brown, Ph.D. 

Gerry Chartrand

Paul & Suzanne Christensen 

Edward and Marian Cohen, Ph.D.  

William & Mary Ellen Comport

Roy & Gay Crawford

Davidow Foundation 

Kathy Dougherty

William Downey 

Deborah & John Kuhlman Deborah 

Judge & Mrs. Leonard Edwards (Ret) 

Mrs. Susan Fitts 

Jim and Onalee Fuchs 

Mary E Gardner 

John & Christie Glanville 

Rt Rev Mary Gray-Reeves, Bishop

Penny Ann Greenman

Susan & Chris Hamlin

Charter Oak Foundation

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church – Excess Funds

St. Andrews’ Episcopal Church – Episcopal Church Women

Santa Clara County Medical Alliance Association Foundation

Saratoga Rotary Charitable Foundation 

Symantec Corporation


Patricia Heller, LCSW 

Robert & Ginger Jenkins

Larry & Marian Krummel 

Joe Kresse 

Robert & Rita Lancefield 

Hal & Carol Louchheim

Lynch Family Foundation

Jennie Magid  

Derek Mitchell 

Robert & Kathie Maxfield

Jim & Penny Meier

Adom Moutafian 

Bernie Newcomb 

Michael and Alyce Parsons Foundation

Marc & Ragini Pasturel

Cornelia Sluis

Sharon Kochik & Pieter Sluis 

Shirley N Sparks-Greif, MS, CCC-SLP

Jim and Denise Stanford 

Mr. & Mrs. Rick & Darian Swig

Phil & Beth Taylor 

Ann C Wright  

Nancy Zaro

Allene Zanger 

Harry & Susan VanWickle

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