Meet our guests!
Former Sen. Jim Beall
Ky Le is the Deputy County Executive and has worked for the County of Santa Clara for more than 13 years. He has led the effort to develop new supportive and affordable housing programs for Santa Clara County’s most vulnerable individuals and families.
David Mineta’s career has strong roots in Santa Clara County. He earned his master’s degree in social work from San Jose State University and a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Berkeley. He worked for 14 years as the Asian American Recovery Services Deputy Director in the Bay Area. He is currently President and CEO of Momentum for Health.
John Duckworth is a NAMI Peer Mentor who also serves on several boards as an adviser including the Lived-Experience Advisory, Bay Area Legal Aid, and Recovery Cafe.
Matt Jacobsen is a NAMI-SCC family member and Family-to-Family instructor. His organization, UPL, provides affordable housing for independent living in a shared home environment to those with mental illness and others.