Board of Directors

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Chris Tiedemann Board President

Was one of the founders of THC and currently serves as a land use attorney with the California Attorney General's office.

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Ken Brophy

Works as a marketing professional with LendUp. Ken has been on the THC board for 5 years and serves on the finance committee.

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Eileen Chauvet

A San Francisco-based attorney who joined the board in 2015. She currently works at The Trust for Public Land as Counsel, leading complex conservation transactions and park development projects. Eileen is also the managing editor for the State Bar's California Real Property Journal.

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Helene Sautou

Currently serves as Project Director for the Central Market Community Benefit District. Previously, she worked with Urban Solutions focusing on small business attraction and retention, particularly on 6th Street and in the Tenderloin.

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Randy Wilson

Has served on THC’s board for over ten years, and has been active in community affairs for many years. Randy volunteers at a social service organization in the Tenderloin.

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Otto Dufty

Is a long-time Tenderloin SRO resident who has been active in community affairs for many years.

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Pam Coates

Joined the board in 2011. She is extremely active in the Tenderloin community, writing and perfoming with San Francisco Recovery Theatre, leading Tenderloin walking tours, and serving as a community activist and tenant organizer.