Licensed marriage and family therapist and credentialed school counselor with over a decade of experience providing academic and psychosocial support to youth. Beginning conversational Spanish skills. Case managed student academic progress, 504 Plans and AVID program. Provided classroom guidance on issues including bullying, sexual harassment, puberty education and high school decision making. Utilized data on academic achievement to create individualized student behavior education plans. Created student clubs including Psychology Club, lunch bunch, and girls’ groups. Implemented school culture initiatives and served on Positive Behavior Interventions and Support committee. Assisted with scheduling and state testing. Trained in school threat assessment. Amy is a passionate advocate for youth development. She is a licensed marriage and family therapist and credentialed school counselor with over a decade of experience working in schools with at-risk youth. Bag sprints are her favorite form of self care!
Licensed marriage and family therapist and President and CEO of Kinder’s BBQ. Justin has oversight in the planning and development of the Fighters Against Human Trafficking campaign and works closely with Sean and the youth program. Justin grew up in Martinez, CA and attended Alhambra High School, he has developed considerable knowledge of the at-risk youth and human trafficking world which encouraged him to get involved with Feet First Foundation, his purpose is to help the community by empowering the youth through the Feet First Boxing program. He is proud to continue his family’s legacy of contributing time and resources to the communities in which Kinder’s operates
Licensed marriage and family therapist and Fred Ferrer has been a part of Feet First Foundation from day one. Started out talking to the kids in the program to speaking at fundraisers and various events. Fred was one of the lead executives for Feet First Day, a day to recognize to stand up for strong character. Fred has been in law enforcement for over 20 years. His passion to work with the youth extends to being a community liaison between schools / parents / students. Fred was born in New Jersey, came to California when he was a sophmore. Spent 15 years at Chevron Corporate Offices, and now with the Martinez Police Department. His community work and leadership is exactly what Feet First Foundation instills into its program participants. Fred is married with three children, and two step children. He understands the pressure and choices kids in society face today, Fred with his community leadership helps as many kids possible to stay on track.