About Culture of Life Family Services

Culture of Life Family Services is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to helping women and families in unplanned crisis pregnancies and offering a true choice to abortion methods. COLFS is also a family medicine practice, caring for the entire community through family medical care, natural family planning education, psychological counseling, and spiritual direction. Come experience the difference in our medical clinic!

Culture of Life Family Health Care Mission Valley
5030 Camino de la Siesta Suite 106
San Diego CA 92108 
Appointments - (619) 692-4401
Fax (619) 692-8147

Culture of Life Family Services Escondido
362 West Mission Avenue Suite 105
Escondido, CA 92025
Appointments - (760) 294-6114
Fax (760) 741-7010

To reach any of our staff members please use the following information:

Medical Staff

Medical Director - George Delgado MD
Assistant Medical Director - Karen Saroki, MD
Practitioner - Atefeh Eslami, PA-C
Medical Operations Manager - Maria Perez-Moreno

Ministry Staff

Development Director - Joan Martin
Spiritual Director - Fr. Derek Twilliger
Natural Family Planning, Fertility Care
Nurse Manager - Marie Stettler, RN 
Pregnancy Care - (619) 564-3310
501(c)3 Donations - Joan Martin
Event & Volunteer Coordinator - Sara Littlefield
Clinic Manager - Tiffany Silton
Campus Outreach

Board of Directors

  • Bill Goyette - Chair
  • Tom Dobrino - Co-Chair
  • Jim Teeter - Treasurer
  • Tracy Negus - Secretary
  • Don Meziere - Member at Large
  • Margherita Stutz- Member at Large
  • Fr. Derek Twilliger - Member at Large

Advisory Board

  • The Most Reverend Salvatore Cordileone, Archbishop of San Francisco
  • Fr. Patrick Wainwright, MC, Miles Christi
  • Marie Finn, St. Dismas Guild, Co-Founder of COLFS
  • Deacon Keith Esshaki
  • Charles S. LiMandri, Esq.
  • Philip Rivers, Los Angeles Chargers
  • Mike Murphy, Sharp Health Care
  • Roger Lopez
  • Deacon Frank Mercardante
  • Anthony DeBellis
  • Colleen Maalouf
  • Mark Ginella