What we do for work is much more than simply a job, or a career path. Our work is central to who we are, what we value, and what we choose to do with our lives. Our focus is to support everyone on their career journey to know which jobs are out there and how to acquire the skills and experience needed to achieve career goals. Careers are a choice. We are here to help. Let us know how we can support you in your journey.

—Peter Callstrom, CEO

Visit our careers page to learn more about working at SDWP.


Julia Bouzan

Director of People and Culture

Vicki Brannock

Director of Programs

Christopher Burlaka

Chief Financial Officer

Sarah Burns

Director of Research and Evaluation

Peter Callstrom

President and CEO

Stephen Colón

Manager of Programs


Sara Fox

Youth Programs Manager


Andy Hall

Chief Operating Officer

Melanie Hitchcock

Manager of Business Programs

Kai Jackson

Director of Finance

Laura Kohn

Director of Center for Local Income Mobility (CLIMB)

Scott Marchand

Business Services Director

Andrew Picard

Vice President of Operations


Desiree Roughton

Marketing & Communications Manager


Mallory Sibley

Manager of Programs

Angel Stancer

Manager of Business Partnerships

Shannon Tuhn

Shannon Tuhn

Business Solutions Manager

Brooke Valle

Vice President of Strategy

Kristen Walker

Adult Programs Manager