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Who We Are

Planned Parenthood of Orange and San Bernardino Counties provides essential reproductive health care, comprehensive primary care, nutrition services, and education programs to more than 208,000 local women and men, regardless of their personal circumstances or ability to pay.

Our Vision

Every individual has the knowledge, freedom, and power to achieve optimal reproductive health.

Mission Statement

Planned Parenthood Orange and San Bernardino Counties
  • provides an exceptional health care experience for every patient
  • protects and promotes the fundamental right of all individuals to make their own personal health decisions
  • advocates for and delivers comprehensive education to create healthier communities

Our Leadership

Board of Directors

Chair……Patricia O’Brien
Secretary…..Valerie Dixon
Treasurer…..Andy Thorburn

Board Members

Bob Braun
Rabbi Hillel Cohn
Jane Egly
Bradley Gilbert, M.D.
Jane Hanauer
Nancy Kriz
Debbie Lampert
Dianne Landeros
Lena Nguyen, M.D.
Susan Pickle
Robbie Prepas
Thomas Ruiz, M.D.
Beverly Sansone, M.D.
Kristy Santimyer-Melita
Deborah Wing, M.D
Bill Wood 

Board of Directors Committee Chairs

Executive:  Patricia O’Brien

Audit and Compliance: Thomas Ruiz, MD

Development: Kristy Melita

Finance/Investment: Andy Thorburn

Nominating/Board Development Orange County: Susan Pickle

Nominating/Board Development Co-Chair San Bernardino County: Dianne Landeros

Executive Team

Jon Dunn, MSW, MBA

Janet Jacobson, MD, MS
Medical Director,
Vice President of Clinical Services

Robert Armenta, Jr., MPA
Senior Vice President of Public Affairs

Jessica Chinen, CPA
Vice President of Finance

Ellie Ghotbi
Vice President of Human Resources

Nichole Ramirez, MA
Senior Vice President of Communications and Donor Relations

Irene Salazar, MSLM
Senior Vice President of Community Education and Outreach

Terry Stapleton
Vice President of Operations

Jennifer Trinh
Vice President of Development

Sri Yarramsetti, MS
Vice President of Information Technology