Tanya Birks

Vice President, Board of Directors

Tanya Birks is a native of Texas, born in Houston, but enjoying living and working in Austin. Tanya serves as the Vice President of PLANCTX and works on grant writing, fundraising and member recruitment for the organization. She is involved in several nonprofit organizations in Austin and is always seeking new ways to contribute to the community. Currently, Tanya is the Director of Real Estate for Austin ISD where she is responsible for the professional direction and strategic leadership of the district's long-term real estate portfolio and long-term facilities master plan. In her spare time, she enjoys learning piano, working towards fluency in Spanish, traveling to beach locales and lounging with her Frenchie named Raegan.

Jules Mann, BSA

Board Treasurer

Jules is a finance professional with experience as a financial analyst in varied industries including; infrastructure operations, heavy haul trucking, engine manufacturing, power generation, and most recently supporting the US Electrophysiology division of Abbott. Before working in Finance Jules worked in small business accounting. She received her undergraduate degree in Accounting from Florida Institute of Technology.
Since 2015 she has called Austin home which is also where her adult daughter lives. Prior to that Jules lived in Colorado and Florida. In her spare time, you will either find her listening to live music, exploring South Austin’s neighborhoods, cooking, or walking her mini-schnauzer Charley.

Lynn Lasky, LMSW

Executive Director

Mike Gibbs, LPC-S

Therapist

Nick Mercier, BS, JD

Care Manager & Peer Assistant