A longtime deputy director at San Francisco-based National Center for Lesbian Rights has embarked on a new job leading Legal Services for Children.That nonprofit, known as LSC, is also headquartered in San Francisco.

Cathy Sakimura, a queer woman, began serving as its executive director June 20.Sakimura, 42, replaced Ronald “Ron” Gutierrez, the agency’s interim executive director.

Gutierrez, the agency’s longtime clinical director who leads the social work side of the organization, filled in after the agency’s former executive director, Abigail Trillin, took a position at Stanford University in November 2021.