Deputy Director of Community Services, Department of Disability and Aging Services
Cindy Kauffman is the Department of Disability and Aging Services (DAS) Deputy Director of Community Services for the San Francisco Human Services Agency. In this capacity, Cindy has oversight of the Office on Aging, Dignity Fund, Long-Term Care Operations including the Community Living Fund and the Clinical and Quality Assurance Unit, the Intake and Resource Hub, and County Veterans Service Office.
For the last 20 years, Cindy has worked in social services, counseling, and program administration focused on older adults as well as adults with disabilities. She has provided educational lectures and training for professionals in the healthcare field, as well as worked with them to build strong teams. Before joining the Agency, Cindy served as Chief Operating Officer for the Institute on Aging whose mission is to enhance the quality of life for adults as they age by enabling them to maintain their health, well-being, independence, and participation in the community. Cindy is active in the community and serves on many committees focused on long-term care and quality improvement.