Kids in Common would not exist without the contributions and work of its partners and supporters. It also has a small, but mighty staff
Dana Bunnett, Director
Dana Bunnett has been director of Kids in Common since January 2001. In this role she provides convening support to the Santa Clara County Children’s Agenda and represents the needs of children and youth in collaboratives throughout the community. In her spare time, Dana acts as an education rights holder for youth engaged in the justice system.
Courtney Portal, Senior Manager Collaborative Initiatives
Courtney Portal has been working in the youth development field for 11 years. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Sociology with a concentration in Community Change from San José State University. Courtney is currently the collaborative initiatives manager with Kids in Common, the backbone organization for the Opportunity Youth Partnership.