Sharmel is the co-founder of Precious Hearts Academy where she provides administrative and clinical support. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Loma Linda University in 2001. As a parent, Sharmel intimately understands the constant real life challenges of raising a child with autism.
Jeevaka Weerasinghe, RN BSN
Jeevaka is the co-founder of Precious Hearts Academy where he provides administrative and leadership support. He graduated from Jacksonville University with a Bachelor of Nursing degree and has over 14 years of clinical experience working with clients in Behavioral Health.
Cristian Iordan, MS MFT
Cristian Iordan is a Clinical Marriage and Family Therapist who graduated from Loma Linda University in 2010. He provides pastoral counseling on a wide range of matters in a multicultural community of rich ethnic diversity.
Francesca Kuruppu, MS
Francesca provides administrative and leadership support to the Precious Hearts Academy team. Francesca is a native Californian and has supported many community service activities for the last 17 years.
Daniel Olson, JD
Dan brings a wealth of leadership experience to Precious Hearts Academy after having proudly served as president of the Riverside Optimist Youth Club. With 30+ years as a private practicing attorney, he has worked with real estate, construction, and insurance industries.
Edward Field, MBA
Edward Field obtained a Master’s of Business Administration in 2001 from University of Phoenix. He presently assumes full financial responsibility as Executive Director of Finance for the largest employer of San Bernardino County.