Director of Operations
Will Radler joined Youth Law Center in March 2019. In their role as Director of Operations, Will oversees YLC's day-to-day operations—from HR management and IT coordination through paralegal and event support—and plays a key role in informing YLC's strategic operational planning. Before coming to YLC, they spent 5 years working with the Mental Health Association of San Francisco (MHASF) in both program management and operations/HR roles. While at MHASF, Will provided oversight for programs including a peer-to-peer mental health support call center, a transition support program for people being discharged from psychiatric hospitalization, and an employment support program for people with mental health conditions reentering the workforce. Across all roles, Will has been committed to work that centers the perspectives of people with lived experience, both in advocacy for systems change and in service delivery. Will earned their B.A. summa cum laude in Philosophy from Greenville University and was class of 2010 in Stony Brook University’s M.A. in Philosophy & Aesthetics program.