Mario Salomón Bandes, MADirector of Outpatient Services at Pioneer Court
Mr. Bandes has over 16 years of experience working in the non-profit sector.
Prior to working with HealthRight360, Mr. Bandes worked with various organizations in Central America which focused on primary care, dentistry, housing, micro credit, farming, child development, water conservation, and scholarship programs in rural communities. Mr. Bandes not only administered these programs but also had the responsibility of incorporating these international nonprofit organizations in the various countries they operated. Mr. Bandes opened the Day Reporting Center and oversaw the outpatient programs for the Haight-Ashbury Clinic and Walden House during the merger. Most recently, he opened the new San Mateo Outpatient Clinic and currently oversees both mental health and substance abuse services.
He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Ave Maria College and holds two Master’s in Psychology with concentrations in Marriage and Family Therapy and Professional Clinical Counseling from the University of San Francisco. He was recently accepted into Saint Joseph’s University and is working on achieving a master’s in Criminal Justice focusing in Behavior Management. Mr. Bandes is currently a practicing bilingual Marriage Family Therapist Intern.