Pemarro Family

Meet The Team At Pemarro Recovery Detox Center San Diego

Diversity defines the Pemarro staff. With specialized counseling staff trained in the diverse needs of our communities, there is rarely a need we can’t meet. All of our staff, including support personnel, are highly qualified and complete cultural competency and boundaries training, along with CPR and First Aid Certifications. ​

Meet Our Team

Our competent, qualified and compassionate team strives to make the experience here as comfortable and pleasurable as possible on a picturesque, 12 acre setting in the country. Our staff is available 24 hours a day for the needs of our clients. We are a non-institutional setting that provides a calm and safe environment. 

Dr. Sarah Zucker Psy.D.

Clinical and Program Director

Rob Brockman LAADC, ICAADC

Program Coordinator

Dr. Katie Hirst

Medical Director

Tanya Lutz, CADC II

Lead Addiction Counselor

Mary Crawford, RN

Lead Healthcare Professional

Kristin Yeatman, LVN

Healthcare Professional

Mike Roberts, RADT-1

Lead Support Staff

Elena Alcaraz, RADT-1

Support Staff

Cynthia White, Medical Assistant, CPT-1, PCT

Intake and Billing Specialist

Sonja Porter

Support Staff

Kendall Burdett

Support Staff

Chuck Ebert

Support Staff

Bonnie Barnes

Support Staff



Board of Directors

Michael Moore


John Hall


Theresa Brennan


Kate Judd


Jack Steenstra