Senior Management

The Senior Management team at Center for Human Services is responsible for carrying out the agency’s mission, vision and values. They provide guidance and leadership over Center for Human Services’ programs, administration, finance and resource development departments.

Senior Management Team Members

Cindy Duenas, MFT, Executive Director
Cindy has been with the Center since 1997 and first held the position of Program Director until assuming the role of Executive Director in January 2010. She brings strong leadership skills, and expertise in strategic planning and program development to her role with the agency. She is employed and supervised by the volunteer Board of Directors who act as the governing body of Center for Human Services.

Kathryn Inman, Director of Administration
Kathryn came to the Center in 1987. She has over 20 years of experience in human resources, personnel policy development, business administration, supervision, safety and benefits administration. She oversees the administrative staff and benefits administration departments and has expertise in personnel management.

Kate Trompetter, Director of Development and Communications
Kate came to CHS in 2005 in Youth Services.  During her career at CHS she’s worked also in Fund Development and in 2011 took on the Marketing Department.  She has a BA in Sociology and a MA in Public Administration.  She has a great passion for the work Center for Human Services does throughout Stanislaus County and feels fortunate to get to tell that story for a living.  Outside of CHS, Kate is involved in many community related activities that support her work and her desire to be proud of where she lives.

Rosemary McFadden, LMFT, Program Director – Behavioral Health
Rosemary became employed at Center for Human Services in 2000. Rosemary began her career here as a Marriage and Family Therapist Intern and was promoted quickly to Program Coordinator and Associate Director in May 2005. Rosemary has over 10 years experience in top Management positions. Rosemary is the chair of our Cultural Competency Committee. Her deep concern for our youth and families and her ability to work with a diverse group of people makes Rosemary a wonderful asset to our organization.

Lori Schumacher, Program Director – Regional Services
Lori came to CHS in 1997. Lori spent more than 10 years with the Stanislaus County Probation Department. During her tenure she re-discovered her passion for prevention education. Lori works with our Diversion, Juvenile Justice and Friday Night Live programs. Lori serves on the Celebration and Youth Development Committees. She is an advocate for youth development in our community and a positive leader.

Taryn Muralt, Program Director – Youth Services
Taryn came to Center for Human Services in 1999 with 20 years of experience in the non-profit world. Taryn oversees CHS Shelter Services; Hutton House, our runaway and homeless teen shelter and Pathways, our residential program for homeless youth between the ages of 18-21.  In addition, she oversees our Youth Services department, which provides intervention, prevention and diversion services on school campuses and community settings. She currently serves on the local Continuum of Care, Stanislaus Housing and Support Services Collaborative and Turlock Community Collaborative. Taryn has strong managerial skills and is a positive role model for youth and the staff she supervises.

Carmen Wilson, Director of Finance
Carmen joined Center for Human Services in 2014 as Director of Finance.  Carmen is a CPA and brings over 20 years of experience serving nonprofit, government, and corporate clients during her public accounting career.  Carmen believes that accurate and timely financial information, that users can understand, helps our program staff and leadership serve our community more effectively.


Cindy Duenas, MFT
Executive Director
(209) 526-1476 ext. 124

Kathryn Inman
Director of Administration
(209) 526-1476 ext. 128

Kate Trompetter
Director of Development and Communications
(209) 526-1476 ext. 120

Rosemary McFadden
Program Director – Behavioral Health
(209) 526-1476 ext. 156

Lori Schumacher
Program Director – Regional Services
(209) 526-1476 ext. 125

Taryn Muralt
Program Director – Youth Services
(209) 526-1476 ext. 127

Carmen Wilson
Director of Finance
(209) 526-1476 ext. 122