Alecia Barillas, MPA
As the Our Children Our Families Council Administrative Analyst, Alecia manages budgets, calendar and all moving parts so that the OCOF Council functions optimally and best serves the community. Alecia earned her Bachelor’s in Business Management and Master’s in Public Administration. She is a San Francisco native and attended the San Francisco Unified School District. Alecia is dedicated to providing helpful services to others who are challenged by systemic disenfranchisement in her hometown. Prior to her work as the Council Administrative Analyst, Alecia worked in roles supporting student’s academic goals beyond high school and promoting greater access for students.
Luis M. Aroche, MPA
Principal Administrative Analyst
Luis M. Aroche is the Principal Administrative Analyst for the Our Children Our Families Council. As a native San Franciscan and first generation Latino, Luis understands the importance of creating strategies that directly connects the community to public services. As the Principal Administrative Analyst, Luis leads the OCOF charter-mandated digital equity work and the OCOF Training and Capacity Building framework in San Francisco that is built upon the principles of being equitable, diverse, and trauma-informed for current and future workforce to offer empathetic and client-centered services that improve outcomes for all our residents. Luis is passionate about building strategies and tools that disrupt institutional practices that have contributed to structural, socio-cultural and historical disenfranchisement across our city.
Previously, he was the Alternative Sentencing Planner for the San Francisco District Attorney's Office where he worked to reduce dependency on long-term incarceration. His work at the District Attorney’s Office has been featured on Los Angeles Times, NBC Latino and the San Francisco Gate.
Luis holds a Master of Public Administration with honors from the University of San Francisco and BA in Interdisciplinary Studies degree with an emphasis in counseling psychology from the California Institute of Integral Studies.
Simone Combs, MPA
Simone Combs is the Senior Analyst for the Our Children Our Families Council. She began her career with the City and County of San Francisco in 2011 when she joined the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC). She eventually became the SFPUC’s only Contract & Budget Analyst overseeing highly visible formal contracts and complex operating budgets. During this time she also earned a Master of Public Administration from the University of San Francisco. A year after graduating with her master's, she joined the San Francisco Human Services Agency where she focused on programmatic data projects, outreach initiatives, and communication campaigns.