Board Member Bio
Mikella is pleased to join SCV-CAMFT as Treasurer. Mikella graduated from Pepperdine University in 2021 with a MA in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis on Marriage and Family Therapy. She is employed by Almaden Valley Counseling Services and is experienced with CBT, Short-Term Solution Focused Brief Therapy and Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy. Before her career in mental health, Mikella worked as a Commercial Real Estate Property Manager and a Certified Pilates Instructor. Her time in fitness led her to become passionate about destigmatizing mental health and advocating for others. Her time in real estate gives her the confidence to embark on her new role as treasurer. Mikella enjoys hiking, exploring new cuisines, and traveling with her friends and family. She is committed and honored to advocate for all her fellow colleagues in the mental health community.