Cathy Puccetti, LCSW, MPH, Secretary

Cathy is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Masters in Public Health. She worked12 years with Ventura County Behavioral Health as the Program Administrator for Children, Youth and Family Services within the Alcohol and Drug Program Division, where she developed and managed perinatal substance abuse treatment programs for women and their children. She also spent 3 years as Director of the Prototypes Womenā€™s Center. For the past 12 years, she has been the Director for Ventura Neighborhood for Learning.

ā€œI have chosen to be on the Board for Step Up Ventura as a way to help address the needs of young children who are homeless in Ventura. I believe Step Up Ventura can address the early learning, social emotional and attachment needs of these at-risk young children.ā€