Las Trampas supports adults with developmental disabilities to discover their capabilities and to lead full lives in their home, at work, and in the community.

Our Staff

Our staff are committed to providing the highest quality services to the individuals and families served by Las Trampas. All direct-care staff receive special training. Some trainings are provided annually and require annual recertification while other inservices occur monthly. Weekly staff meetings are conducted to review principles of teaching methods and trainings as well as review and update specific individual information and service plans to ensure these plans are relevant and effective.

Leadership Team

Daniel L. Hogue, M.S.

About

Daniel L. Hogue, M.S.

Executive Director, is responsible for creating a strategic vision for programs/services, fiscal management and viability, staff recruitment and training, and overall organizational operations. He ensures that policies and procedures are in compliance with state regulations, that they support optimal quality program/services delivery, and that they ensure a positive, sustainable work environment. Dan has 14 years and a breadth of experience working with developmentally disabled people of all ages. He has designed and implemented independent and supported living programs, and has managed large-scale and start-up programs/budgets/facilities for individuals with developmental and behavioral disabilities. He continues to build strong regional alliances with government, nonprofit and funding entities. Dan has a B.A. in psychology (magna cum laude) and M.S. in rehabilitation counseling (with distinction).

Executive Director

Phone:
(925) 284-1462 ext. 255

Direct Dial:
(925) 310-2373

Greg Simons

About

Greg Simons

Greg Simons is Director of Adult Day Program Services. In this role, he manages the Adult Day Program, in which individuals with developmental disabilities receive coaching in activities of daily living, self-advocacy, vocational skills and community integration. He is responsible for designing, supervising and evaluating the delivery of programs and services to 65 developmentally disabled adults who participate in day program activities; he supervises a staff of 22 trainers. Greg brings to this job 20 years of experience in a wide range of education and training settings. He has been a high school English teacher, curriculum developer, program evaluator, mentor of at-risk students, and disabilities program liaison to the Department of Rehabilitation. Greg has a B.A. in English and holds California teaching and administrative credentials.

Director of Adult Day Programs and Services

Phone:
(925) 284-1462 ext. 260

Direct Dial:
(925) 310-2378

Joe Cashel

About

Joe Cashel

Director of Residential Services

Phone:
(925) 284-1462 ext. 224

Direct Dial:
(925) 310-2371

Judy Hunter

About

Judy Hunter

Director of Supported and Independent Living Services

Phone:
(925) 284-1462 ext. 225

Direct Dial:
(925) 310-2352

Patti Costa

About

Patti Costa

Is responsible for administering a $4 million budget. Drawing on her 29 years of bookkeeping and accounting experience, Patti manages all phases of accounting...financial and cash flow statements, Accounts Payable/Receivable, workmen’s comp, and bank and general ledger reconciliation. She also oversees the Payroll Department. Patti works with the auditors and the Executive Director to develop the agency’s Annual Report. Patti has a degree in accounting from Heald Business College.

Director of Business Services

Phone:
(925) 284-1462 ext. 261

Direct Dial:
(925) 310-2350

Kris A Jachens

About

Kris A Jachens

Development Director

Phone:
(925) 284-1462 ext. 239

Direct Dial:
(925) 310-2362


Adult Development Program (ADP)

Kate Hartline

ADP Supervisor

Phone:(925) 284-1462

Direct Dial:(925) 310-2354


Adult Residential Model (ARM)

Adam Hunt

Administrator - Maureen House

Phone:

Direct Dial:(925) 826-5665

Marilynn Hudson

Lead Administrator - Stinson House

Phone:

Direct Dial:(925) 954-8095

Dana Warner

Administrator - Hamilton House

Phone:

Direct Dial:(925) 930-0874

Pamela Crenshaw

ARM Manager-Southwind

Phone:

Direct Dial:(925) 957-6719

Martha Rubio

House Manager - Sheila House

Phone:

Direct Dial:


Supported and Independent Living Services (SLS/ILS)

Dav Ellison

SLS Facilitator

Phone:(925) 284-1462 ext. 258

Direct Dial:(925) 808-5688

Sabrina Huntingdon

SLS Facilitator

Phone:(925) 284-1462 ext. 236

Direct Dial:(925) 310-2360

Paris Washington

SLS Facilitator

Phone:(925) 297-7713

Direct Dial:(925) 310-2353


Business Services

Barbara Roffman

Payroll Assistant

Phone:(925) 284-1462 ext. 238

Direct Dial:(925) 310-2361

Kimberly Flowers

Accounting Assistant

Phone:(925) 284-1462 ext. 263

Direct Dial:(925) 284-1464

Anna Rogel

Accounting Assistant

Phone:(925) 284-1462 ext. 263

Direct Dial:(925) 284-1464

Dadel Garcia

Programs Office Assistant

Phone:(925) 284-1462 ext. 250

Direct Dial:(925) 284-1462


Development Department

Suzanne Pestal

Development Assistant

Phone:(925) 284-1462 ext. 240

Direct Dial:(925) 310-2363

Kathy Merchant

Capital Campaign Coordinator

Phone:

Direct Dial:


Maintenance

Michael Chudinov

Maintenance

Phone:(925) 284-1462 ext. 264

Direct Dial:(925) 284-2536

Michael Slembrouck

Maintenance

Phone:(925) 284-1462 ext. 264

Direct Dial:(925) 284-2536


Staff Training

All Direct Staff and Management are provided with comprehensive training to ensure the highest quality of services to the individuals served by the agency.

New-Hire Orientation (within 90 days of hire)

48 hours of training including but not limited to: annual trainings, general safety, service design, regulations, policies and procedures, incident and mandated reporting, medication management, health conditions, developmental disabilities, and 40 hours of hands-on training.

Annual Training

  • Positive Behavioral Support Training (PBS)
  • Teaching Social Skills (TSS)
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NCI)

Weekly and Monthly Inservice Trainings

Ongoing trainings on all items noted above as well as staffing cases of the individuals served. Additional trainings also include training on curriculum and teaching methods.

Residential Direct Service Professional (DSPs)

DSP I Training (Year 1) DSP II Training (Year 2) Ongoing Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Office Location

3460 Lana Lane, Lafayette, CA 94549