Our Staff

Staff Members

EXECUTIVE AND LEADERSHIP

Jennifer Hoffman

Chief Executive Officer

Jennifer has been leading the organizational growth and development of SEE since 2003. Her position working directly with programs from inception to more mature stages has provided her with a unique perspective on the effective growth and impacts of non-profits. Jennifer has served on the board and advisory committees for efforts relating to human rights and environmental conservation. She launched a social enterprise program within SEE titled Accountability which offers administrative and financial services to independent non-profit entities. Jennifer is the co-founder of the Southern California Fiscal Sponsors Network, a regional group that meets quarterly to discuss the unique aspects of fiscal sponsorship. She attended the Florida Institute of Technology and holds a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Harvard University.

Trevis Bird

Chief Operating Officer

Trevis joins SEE with over a decade of operations, event, and marketing management experience most recently at CBS Radio and Entercom. He has produced hundreds of community and informational events driven to help promote and fundraise for nonprofits with hundreds of thousands of attendees. Trevis is passionate to work with the nonprofit sector and apply his experience for the greater good. Trevis supports the Chief Executive Officer, manages the daily operations, facilitates programs, and communicates with projects. He graduated from Ball State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Telecommunications.

Anna Zaricki

Chief Financial Officer

Anna joins SEE with over 20 years of finance and accounting experience focused on providing strategic direction, ensuring fiscal integrity, and driving growth in organizations. She is passionate about helping people and being part of an organization that is making a difference by empowering, encouraging, and facilitating a positive impact in the nonprofit sector. Anna supports the Chief Executive Officer, works closely with the Chief Operating Officer, and is responsible for leading the financial initiatives for SEE. She graduated from Loyola Marymount University with degrees in Finance and Economics, as well as earning an MBA in Finance and Information Systems.

Amber Segovia

Director of Operations

Amber brings over 15 years of experience in customer service and sales management from the remanufacturing industry. She serves as the primary point of contact for all projects and supporters of SEE. Amber is at the center of all operations activity of the organization, ensuring the success of the daily operations while providing the highest quality of care and support. Additionally, she is the lead source for administrative support to the Executive Director and has a degree of involvement in each department of the operations. Amber is immensely proud to be working with SEE and providing individualized customer support to SEE’s projects.

Joe Zymblosky

Chief of Staff

Joe rejoins SEE with over 12 years of finance and accounting experience and was the SEE Finance Manager from 2012-2014. He focuses on nonprofit compliance, fiscal integrity, reconciliations, audits, financial reporting, and staff analytics in fiscal sponsorship organizations. Joe is dedicated to nonprofit work and is excited to be part of an organization so active in making a difference in the nonprofit sector. He supports the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer and is responsible for leading staff and organizational initiatives for SEE. He graduated from Boston University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a focus in International Management and Operations.

ACCOUNTING

Janneyra Verduzco

Director of Finance

Janneyra joined SEE’s accounting team in February 2018 and has over 20 years of accounting experience. She manages SEE’s weekly accounts receivable and payable process, provides technical training and assistance to projects in budget development and oversees project account balances. Janneyra leads the annual project budget process and annual filings and audit for the organization. At SEE she is a point of contact for SEE’s Spanish services. Janneyra graduated from the University of Phoenix with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business. Janneyra continues to further her knowledge by preparing for the CPA exam.

Justin Marvin

Senior Financial Reporting Analyst

Justin joins SEE with prior accounting experience throughout many levels of business financial operations. He has also worked in the preparation of budgets and financial reporting with analysis. Justin has spent time assisting charities focused on troubled youth and animal rescue. Justin graduated from West Virginia University with a bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems with a concentration in Accounting.

Marquis Siner

Supervisory Accountant

Marquis joins SEE with over five years of professional accounting experience. He is excited to use his skills and be part of an organization that is helping to make the world a better place. Marquis has always prioritized volunteering and giving back to the community. He works as a mentor for high school students as well as volunteering at his local food bank. Marquis graduated from Niagara University in Lewiston, New York with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting as well as an Associate Degree in Business Administration from Erie College in Buffalo, New York.

Justine MacRae

Program Accounting Specialist

Justine most recently served as a 911 dispatcher for two years and has over 10 years of experience in customer service, sales management and office administration from the remanufacturing industry. She has a longstanding commitment to supporting charitable endeavors that improve the well-being of communities and as a result, she is proud to serve the projects at SEE. Justine works in conjunction with the Accounting Department and carries out office administration duties.  She enjoys working closely with SEE’s projects to provide the highest quality customer service.

Alex Montiel

Staff Accountant

Alex Montiel is a Staff Accountant with four years of professional experience in accounting. In his recent position at Tri Star Sports and Entertainment, he managed business and personal entities for high-net-worth entertainers. Alex has exceptional experience in accounts payable, accounts receivable, preparing budgets, and financial report analysis. He graduated from Kansas Wesleyan University with a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting. Alex is excited to be a part of an organization whose mission is to collaborate and empower projects, creating progressive change within our communities and beyond.

Salina Arafat

Staff Accountant

Salina brings over a decade of professional accounting experience to the North American professional landscape. She is a goal-oriented accounting and finance professional who has experience in managing audits, reviewing financial statements and analyses, maintaining corporate trust accounts, budgeting, and compliance. Salina graduated with an International Accounting and Finance degree from Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology in Toronto, Ontario.

Jack Leavitt

Staff Accountant

Jack joins SEE with an extensive background in accounting. He developed his senior-level accounting skills from working for the largest foodservice distribution company in the United States. Jack’s area of expertise lies in monthly financial closings, bank reconciliations, tax audits, and special audits. At SEE, Jack assists with processing weekly account payables and receivables. He attended school at State University of New York at Buffalo and is proud to be a part of SEE’s Accounting team.

Miranda Kennally

Staff Accountant

Miranda joins SEE with over eight years of accounting experience. Her expertise is in audit, compliance, reconciliations, and financial reporting. Before specializing in accounting, Miranda worked in the insurance industry for over 12 years providing excellent customer service and support. She attended the University of Alaska. Miranda is proud to join SEE and contribute to the success of its project partners.

ADMINISTRATION

Ashley Starr

Administrative Coordinator

Ashley is a detail-oriented administrative coordinator who has been working in the field for over 13 years. She is familiar working in a fast-paced environment with exceptional attention to customer relations, having worked for the mass media company NBCUniversal. Ashley has received accolades for her previous work including a reward for Employee of the Year. Ashley provides the SEE team with her skills in coordinating, organizing, and planning. She has a degree in Social and Behavioral Science from Pierce College in Los Angeles, California.

Monica Ramirez

Administrative Assistant

Monica joins SEE with over 10 years of customer service experience and over five years of providing administrative and clinical support to a non-profit organization. Her meticulous attention to detail and exceptional organizational abilities has given her the opportunity to work on the development of a variety of projects in which she is very passionate. She is excited to contribute to SEE’s mission by providing administrative support to the team and to SEE’s projects.

Hailey Choate

Administrative Coordinator

Hailey has great experience with customer service and communication. Her primary role at SEE is focused on donation management while also assisting in various administrative tasks. Hailey’s interest and pursuit of an education in STEM has proven to be a great match in supporting the various SEE project partners that use science to solve local and global issues. Hailey received an education at Harkness Career and Technical Center in Cheektowaga, New York, and a degree from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Services University in Boston.

HUMAN RESOURCES

Janet Platfoot

Payroll and Benefits Director

Janet joins the SEE team with over 30 years of human resource experience. With her knowledge and focus on innovation, she will serve as the point of contact for all payroll and benefits matters. Janet has a long history of working as a human resources manager for non-profit entities. She is very passionate about working on projects with a philanthropic mission and looks forward to helping SEE employees and project partners. Janet received her Certified Payroll Professional certificate from the American Payroll Association, which she has been a member of since 1993.

Monique Gutierrez

Human Resources Director

Monique is a highly skilled and experienced Human Resources Executive and leader with over a decade of experience in the field. She has great expertise in strategic organizational development and enjoys working as a business partner. Monique is passionate about career development and greatly enjoys empowering people to achieve their goals. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Fresno Pacific University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, with an emphasis on organizational leadership and development. Monique also holds a Professional Human Resources Certification.

Jill Johnson

Senior Benefits Associate

Jill joins SEE with over 30 years of Human Resources experience with a focus on benefits administration. She has worked for various high-tech companies, including 14 years in the nonprofit sector. Jill is excited about this opportunity with SEE to support its mission by sharing her comprehensive knowledge of benefits and working alongside the Human Resources team to provide outstanding service to the SEE employees and project partners. She has a Bachelors in Business Administration and has been certified as a Society of Human Resources Management Professional (SHRM-CP) since 2014.

Ashley 'Ash' Braviroff

Human Resources Generalist

Ashley joins SEE with over nine years of Training and Development, Operations and Human Resources experience. She is passionate about making a meaningful difference by supporting non-profit organizations. Ashley is currently attending Western Governor’s University to achieve a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration with a focus in Human Resources, alongside a minor in Psychology and Behavioral Sciences.

Debbie Lee

Contract Administrator

Debbie is excited to join SEE as a Contract Administrator and use her strong analytical and interpersonal skills to further our mission of supporting nonprofit projects that work to make a difference.  She has a bachelor’s degree in Business Management with an emphasis in Finance from Brigham Young University and has enjoyed her experiences working at GAP Corporate, Connect Public Relations, and Robert Half International.  In her free time, Debbie enjoys spending time with her family and serving in her community.

Taylor Bayless

Contract Administrator

Taylor joined SEE in 2023 as a Contract Administrator, bringing with them over five years of grant experience. They hold a Master’s in Public Administration with a focus on Public Health and Non-Profits, obtained from Indiana State University. Before joining SEE, Taylor served as a Research Administrator at the University of Florida, where they oversaw grants and contracts in the Center for NeuroGenetics. Taylor is enthusiastic about contributing their skills to the SEE team and is excited to be part of the impactful work they do for non-profits.

COMMUNICATIONS

Clarise Compton

Communications Associate

Clarise is a passionate activist and storyteller with over five years of experience in nonprofit marketing and management.  She takes her skills in writing and organizational branding seriously for causes that focus on social justice and protecting the environment, which is why she is so proud to be working with SEE. Clarise provides ongoing communications with projects and leads marketing campaigns for SEE’s transformative projects. She graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a Bachelor of the Arts degree in Media Studies.

Paul Fanning

IT & Security Specialist

Paul is an experienced IT professional with over 25 years in information security, systems administration, network operations, and computer programming. He holds security certifications from (ISC)² as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and has a Security+. He earned a Master of Science in Information Security and Assurance from Norwich University. He is pleased to be able to use his specialized skills and support projects focused on social and environmental justice.