David Tavlin joined Step Up in 2013 as the Quality Assurance Manager. As a Licensed MFT, David brought 8 years of community based mental health experience providing clinical support in school based, field based, outpatient, and wraparound services throughout Los Angeles County.
While at Step Up, David has held multiple positions. After formalizing the QA process he worked to develop the Quality Management Department which included QA/QI, Student Intern Program, Medi-cal billing, clinical training, and clinical supervision. He then became Vice President of Clinical Programs, overseeing the established clinical programs within the agency as well as the formulation of our clinical and housing programs nationally. In January 2020 he was promoted to Chief Program Officer, assuming oversight of all clinical and housing programs.
David is focused on Step Up’s growth at the city, county, and national level while working to maintain Step Up’s Mission and Core Values across all new and existing programs.