Tiffany Johnson is a former member and the current Director of Operations for CYC. Tiffany is a former foster youth who has experienced group home care, kinship care, and sibling placement. Since the age of seventeen she has been an active participant in helping educate the community and legislature about the foster care system. One of these efforts includes meeting with First Lady Hillary Clinton to discuss the needs of emancipated foster youth.
Before joining the staff of CYC, Tiffany coordinated the Mental Health Project which focused on improving mental health services for foster youth by including youth and their expertise in the decision- making process. She has also worked for the San Francisco Independent Living Skills Program and is a former Board member for the First Place Fund for Youth. Tiffany graduated from Cal State University, Hayward, with a Masters of Public Administration with a focus on organizational change.