Family Resource Center

at Community Gatepath

Serving San Mateo County

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Staff Bios

Carolina Calderón Balladares


Watch Me Grow & Family Resource Center Manager

Carolina joined Gatepath in October 2010 and is currently the Watch Me Grow and Family Resource Center Program Manager.  She has more than 20 years of experience working in the early childhood and family services field; as a preschool teacher, ...


Cynthia Hanlon


FRC Coordinator

Family Resource Center Coordinator for CCS


Erendida Gonzalez


Bilingual Family Resource Coordinator

Erendida is the mother of two wonderful children, a 6 year old son and 4 year old daughter. Her son was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder at the age of 3. She is a longtime resident of Half Moon Bay. Erendida and her family enjoy the sense of ...


Lusiana Barajas


Bilingual Family Resource Center Coordinator

Lusiana is the mother of a beautiful little boy who required extensive Early Start services. Her experience with her son and the programs/services provided to her and her family has motivated her to join the Family Resource Center team.  She ...

Marcy Uecker


Family Resource Center Coordinator

Marcy is the mother of a 13 year old boy on the spectrum with extensive experience with autism related services.  She has been active with Autism Speaks in the Bay Area including co-chair of the Autism Speaks Walk and other activities.  She cares ...


Shirley Poitier


Family Resource Center Coordinator

Shirley is the mother of an adult son with autism.  She’s worked with various agencies in San Mateo and Santa Clara County, as a parent and professional.  She cares deeply for parents who like herself felt unsupported during a very trying time of ...