About Us


Staff Bios

 

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Nikki Wolff (Family Support Specialist)

What is your “hidden skill”?

Smoothie making…

What do you secretly want to be?

A detective

Hometown?

Tucson, Arizona

What is your favorite thing about Parent Aid?

That all of our families are voluntary and that each person challenges us to grow in new ways.

What is your favorite hobby?

Portrait Photography

 

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Maria Smith (Family Support Specialist)

What is your “hidden skill”?

I seem to have a great sense of smell! I can smell things other people cannot.

What do you secretly want to be?

I have always been interested in the medical field, so it would have to be a doctor, perhaps an internal medicine doctor.

Hometown?

I was born in Mexico, but I consider my hometown Tucson, since I have lived here since the age of 5.

What is your favorite thing about Parent Aid?

I enjoy meeting new families and helping them work through their concerns or issues.

What is your favorite hobby?

I really enjoy reading and baking.

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Martha Luz Keyes (Family Support Specialist)

What is your “hidden skill”?

Weaving

What do you secretly want to be?

A pilot

Hometown?

Medellin “the city of eternal Spring”

What is your favorite thing about Parent Aid?

Bring able to make a difference in the community by helping families be healthy and strong.

What is your favorite hobby?

Visiting new places; art exhibits!

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Rebecca Cornejo (Family Support Specialist)

What is your “hidden skill”?

I can make friends with anyone!

What do you secretly want to be?

My mom always said I belonged on Saturday Night Live. I think I see myself more as a writer than an actor though.

Hometown?

Douglas, Arizona

What is your favorite thing about Parent Aid?

That I am so lucky that the families I work with open their doors to me every week and allow me to work with them.

Its a hug compliment and I always learn so much from them.

What is your favorite hobby?

Anything that has to do with music. I can’t sing or play and instrument to save my life, but I LOVE finding new music.

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Nicole Perez (Chief Operations Officer)

What is your “hidden skill”?

I am double jointed. My joints are freakishly flexible._PAB4027 2

What do you secretly want to be?

When I was younger I thought I would be a primatologist. I love learning about other primates and their cultures.

Hometown?

I was born and raised in Tucson, Arizona!

What is your favorite thing about Parent Aid?

There are so many things I love about Parent Aid, but our mission is why I wanted to work here. I am grateful for the opportunity to impact families in a positive way.

Every family teaches me as much as I teach them.

What is your favorite hobby?

Baking…Every year I try a new recipe and if I love it, I add it to my cookbook.

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 Hubert Parker (Chief Development Officer)

What is your “hidden skill”?

My hidden skill is my encyclopedic knowledge of the history of modern music, especially, in today’s world what

we call Rock and Roll.

What do you secretly want to be?

I secretly wanted to be a  “rock star”, but I have to come to grips with the realization that my

window of opportunity has probably closed.

Hometown?

I was born in Houston, Texas. I graduated from the University of Texas, Austin. After graduating I worked in Houston

for 10 years. I moved to Tucson in 1986 after marrying my wife who is from Tucson.

What is your favorite thing about Parent Aid?

Mu favorite thing about Parent Aid is the dedication of the staff and the positive impact we have on families in the community.

What is your favorite hobby?

My favorite hobbies are playing the guitar and reading.