Our People

Leaders of Bill Wilson Center

CEO Sparky Harlan

Sparky Harlan has been CEO of Bill Wilson Center since 1983.
She is a nationally recognized leader in youth services and was
honored by The White House as a Champion for Change in 2012.
Sparky’s expertise includes working with runaway and homeless
youth, foster youth, and youth involved with the justice system.

Board President Ron Ricci

Ron Ricci is BWC’s Board President. At work he is a Vice President
at Cisco and is globally responsible for four Customer Experiences
in Cisco’s sales organization:  executive briefings, demonstrations,
proof of concept labs and proposals. He joined Cisco in 2000.


Board of Directors

Bill Wilson Center Executive Team

Bill Wilson Center relies on a team of professionals dedicated to improving the lives of those in our community. We have over one hundred full time staff that work to provide the best care possible to those in need of our services.

Bill Wilson Center Staff