Progress to Date

Funds Raised 2018: $272,878

51% of ATPF 2018 Operating Budget

Children Screened: 15,548

Board of Directors

Todd Hoff

Todd Hoff

Chief Performance Officer, East Region at Alta Hospitals System, LLC, ATPF Board Chairman & Co-Founder

Todd Hoff is the Chieft Performance Officer, East Region for Alta Hospitals System, LLC. He brings over 25 years of executive experience in healthcare systems, non-profit and for profit corporations. Hoff is a 2008 Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE), member of the San Diego Rotary Club "33" Downtown, founding member and past CFO for the Safe Racing Association of San Diego. Hoff has served as ATPF Chairman of the Board since 2003.

Dayna Kay Hoff, M.B.A.

Dayna Kay Hoff, M.B.A.

Volunteer Executive Director, Co-Founder & Board Member

Since 2003, Dayna Hoff has transformed the autism community in San Diego and the Bay Area through her role as Founder and Volunteer Executive Director of Autism Tree Project Foundation (ATPF). ATPF, which Dayna founded with her husband, Todd, when their son, Garret, was diagnosed with autism at the age of 2 ½, is the only autism foundation in the region that focuses on combining the three areas of Research, Early Intervention and Programming. ATPF provides 20 free programs and services to the community and has invested $2.4 million back into the community under Dayna’s leadership.

Curtis Gabhart

Curtis Gabhart

Owner of Gabhart Investments Inc. & ATPF Board Officer

Curtis Gabhart is the owner of Gabhart Investments Inc. Gabhart brings over 18 years of real estate investment and relations experience. He has been active  ATPF since 2013. 

Christen Kugener

Christen Kugener

Owner of Le Caramel & ATPF Board Officer

Christen Kuegner is the Owner & Founder of Le Caramel. Her product is sold at Whole Foods, Coronado Del Hotel, Warwick's La Jolla & The Hyatt Regency Newport Beach, just to name a few locations. Kuegner has been active with ATPF since 2011.

Eric Cusick

Eric Cusick

Self Performed Work Executive at DPR Construction & ATPF Board Officer

Eric Cusick is a Self Performed Work Executive at DPR Construction and has been with the company for 21 years.  Cusick has been active with ATPF since 2012. 

Linda Townson

Linda Townson

Senior Vice President at Community Media Corporation & ATPF Board Officer

Linda Townson is Senior Vice President at Community Media Corporation. Townson is an expert in publishing with over 15 years of management background. Townson has been active with ATPF since 2008. 

Michael Leaf

Michael Leaf

Owner and CEO of Michael Leaf Design & ATPF Board Officer

Michael Leaf is a world renowned Fine Metal Artist and has been quoted by KUSI news as being the "Michelangelo of Steel". His one-of-a-kind works of art have been loved and collected worldwide. His clientele include celebrities, authors, CEO's of major airlines, professional athletes and private collectors. 

Pablo A. Fernandez

Pablo A. Fernandez

Founder and Producer of Secret Table & ATPF Board Officer

Pablo A. Fernandez  was born in Guatemala and raised in California and grew up in a holistic home that combined a rich Latin heritage with forward thinking health and wellness principals. His love for food and health inspired him to create Secret Table in 2012 with over 10 years experience in the field of finance under his belt. Fernandez has been active with ATPF since 2014. 

Shane Brennan

Shane Brennan

Director of VIP Marketing Hakkasan Group, Partner at Enlightened Hospitality Group & ATPF Board Officer

Shane Brennan is the Director of VIP Marketing for the Hakkasan Group of OMNIA San Diego, Owner of Holsem Coffee, Investor in Suja Juice and Partner with the Enlightened Hospitality Group for over 12 years. Some of his San Diego (and beyond) projects include Stingaree, Searsucker & Herringbone, to name a few. Brennan has been involved with ATPF since 2008.

Tony Mauriello

Tony Mauriello

Attorney & ATPF Board Member

Laura Bonafede Odom

Laura Bonafede Odom

Partner CSR Real Estate Services San Jose, CA

Laura is partner of CSR Real Estate Services located in San Jose, CA. Laura and her family have been dedicated donors to ATPF since 2003 and have raised over $230,000 for ATPF over the past 15 years. Laura helps facilitate all of our ATPF Bay Area Programs and Services. She is a mother to four children, three of whom are triplets.

Alexandra Taccone

Alexandra Taccone

Agent at Courtesy Real Estate

Alexandra is an agent at Courtesy Real Estate located in San Diego, CA. Alexandra and her husband Paul have been dedicated supporters and donors to ATPF since 2012. Alex is a former school educator with 17 years of teaching experience, 4 years of Relationship Development Intervention (RDI) experience, and a devoted mother to two boys.