Board Members

Kathy Brandt, Esq. – President

KATHY BRANDT is SCLO’s Board President.  She is a Family Law practitioner who often serves as a Guardian ad Litem in child custody cases involving high conflict families.  She holds an undergraduate degree from Seattle University and a Master’s Degree in Guidance and Counseling and Juris Doctor from UNM’s School of Law. After law school Ms. Brandt clerked for the Honorable Mark B. McFeeley in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court and served as a New Mexico Public Defender for eight years. Subsequently she directed the Children’s Safehouse of All Faiths’ Receiving Home. She authored an article,”The Mentally Ill We Will Always Have With Us”, NMTLA, February 1995 and was president of the Albuquerque Bar Association in 2005.  Her community interests include serving on the Sandia National Laboratories Human Studies Board and formerly serving on the Board of Reading Works, Inc., a non-profit agency providing one-on-one tutoring to adults in Bernalillo County.  She was a member of the NM State Bar Leadership Institute in 2004, a former member of the Judicial Standards Commission and a member of Task Force for the 1993 Revision of the N.M. Children’s Code.

Carol Tucker Trelease – Vice President

Carol Tucker Trelease is SCLO’s Board’s Vice-President. She is also the Executive Director of a local family foundation.  In addition, Ms. Trelease volunteers for several organizations including St. John’s Episcopal Cathedral, La Vida Llena, Compansion and Choices, and the League of Women Voters of Central New Mexico.  Ms. Trelease has received many awards including: the YWCA’s Women on the Move; the Democratic Party’s Outstanding Women of New Mexico; and New Mexico’s Senior Hall of Fame.

Tiffani Luna, CPA – Treasurer

Tiffani Luna of Verian Advisors and CPAs (formerly Urbielewicz, Murphree CPA’s) is SCLO’s Board Treasurer.  Tiffani works in the firm’s Eldercare Division. She has 21 years of experience in auditing nonprofits, governmental, pension plans, and construction in New Mexico. Ms. Luna has been a member of the New Mexico Society of CPAs for 25 years.

Lynne Carlberg – Secretary

Lynne Carlberg is SCLO’s Board Secretary.  Lynne joined Haverland Carter Lifestyle Group as Corporate Director of Human Resources in 2014. Ms. Carlberg brings over 20 years of recruiting and human resource expertise from government and commercial contracting environments. She has performed human resource functions in: health care, hospitality, environmental safety and remediation, civil engineering, and information technologies. Prior to joining Haverland Carter, Ms. Carlberg served as Senior Human Resources Generalist at Los Alamos Technical Associates corporate office in Albuquerque, NM. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, NM. She holds an active Senior Professional Human Resources Certification (SPHR), and is a Senior Certified Professional with the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM-SCP).

Brad Yablonsky – Board Member

Brad Yablonsky is a Financial Advisor with UBS Financial Services. His focus is helping clients and prospects in understanding Social Security Maximization Strategies and integrating those benefits with other assets to maximize spendable income and reduce overall risk. Originally from New Jersey, Brad traveled to Albuquerque in 2001 ‘just to visit’, though now proudly calls it home. He earned a Bachelor’s degree from Rutgers University and holds Series 7, 66 and Insurance licenses. Brad volunteers for PB&J Family Services, Cuidando Los Ninos and All Faiths Receiving Home. While not working, he enjoys performing and teaching as a drummer and percussionist.

Ryan Jaramillo – Board Member

Ryan Jaramillo is a health insurance agent with over 20 years of experience. Skilled in Sales, Health Insurance, Team Building, Compliance, Customer Service and Management. Strong sales professional with a degree from Central New Mexico Community College in Integrated Studies.

Shelly Fritz, Board Member

Shelly Fritz is a recently retired dentist who specialized in providing dentistry  for geriatric, special needs, home bound , institutionalized,  the chronically ill and phobic patients. She has given numerous classes teaching other dentists and their staff on how to treat these patient populations. She has been active in the dental community as editor of the New Mexico Dental Association Journal since 2002.  She is a past President of the New Mexico Dental Association, The New Mexico Dental Hygienists’ Association, The New Mexico Academy of General Dentistry, and the American Association of Dental Editors and Journalists. She is a Fellow of the American College of Dentists. She was also a Co-chair for the Sandoval County Mission of Mercy, Secretary for the Penn Mont Owners Association and Chairman of the Board for Haverland Carter  Lifestyle Group.

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