Community Lecturers

Paula Smith Arrigoni

Paula Smith ArrigoniCommunity lecturer Paula Smith Arrigoni specializes in community development finance, youth development, arts management, community clinics, domestic violence service organizations, and film and media.

Elizabeth Kita

Beth KitaCommunity lecturer Elizabeth Kita (PhD, LCSW) is a clinical social worker whose practice focuses primarily on the psychodynamics of trauma, violence, and incarceration.

Patti Park

Patti ParkCommunity Lecturer Patti Park is a licensed clinical social worker with a PhD in psychology. She has extensive experience in executive and senior leadership positions in community mental health organizations.

Barbara Ivins

Barbara IvinsCommunity lecturer Barbara Ivins, PhD, is Director of Early Intervention Services (EIS) at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland. She has provided training, supervision, and consultation within the Bay Area early childhood mental health community for over 35 years.

Carrie Cangelosi

Carrie CangelosiCommunity lecturer Carrie Cangelosi, LCSW, has worked in public sector health care settings including Lifelong Medical and SF General Hospital.

Wendy Wiegmann

Wendy WeigmannCalifornia Child Welfare Indicators Project Director Wendy Wiegmann's interests include child welfare and juvenile dependency courts, children with siblings in foster care, and substance abuse among parents involved with the child welfare system.

Jeanette Lopez-Urbina

Jeanette Lopez-UrbinaCommunity lecturer Jeanette Lopez-Urbina (MSW, LCSW) has worked extensively with youth and families, especially in the area of trauma.