Talli comes from Jewish Family Service in San Antonio where she was the CEO since 2018. During her tenure there, she was instrumental in forming and leading the San Antonio Mobile Mental Wellness Collaborative. The Collaborative is an innovative group of five mental health nonprofits who provide no-cost mental wellness resources to the students, families, teachers, and staff of participating school districts across the San Antonio community.
Talli earned a B.S. degree in Drama Therapy and a M.S. in Education and School/Community Counseling from SUNY (State University of New York). She has an outstanding history of leadership and service in the mental health community, as well as in previous positions with the Witte Museum and Walt Disney World.