Advisory Council

At Essex & Drake we are committed to the highest standards of ethics, accountability, and service. Our recently formed Advisory Council provides guidance as we continue providing counsel and powering impact in our community. Our esteemed Advisory Council members include:

Karyn Cilker, Vice Chair, Cilker Family Council

Ragan Henninger, Director of Policy, Office of Mayor Liccardo

Taryn Ishida, Executive Director, Californians for Justice

Beverly Lenihan, CBC, CFRE, Principal, Reesults Consulting

Anitha Pachagounder, Co-Founder, CareerFlex

David Russo, Sr. Director of Planned Giving, Catholic Charities

From Left to Right, Taryn Ishida, David Russo, Beverly Lenihan, Chelsey Souza, Ragan Henninger, Anitha Pachagounder, and Karyn Cilker