Meet the Staff at theĀ Center



Executive Director

A. Maria Nanos, LCSW, Ph.D.

Associate Director

Ruth McMahon

Adoption Listing Service Team

Sandra Casillas

Katie Friend, MA

Rachel Meyer, MSW

Felicia Stratten, MSW

Administrative Team

Niki Escobar

Ale Carrera

Development and Outreach

Patti Fell

Lizzy Springer

Legal Services Team

Karin Carli, JD

Michelle Johnson

Ashley Reed, JD

Porchlight Counseling Services

Tera Gurney, LCSW

Social Work Team

Danielle Sanders, LCSW

Candice Stevens, MSW

Abelia Perez, MSW

Warren Taylor, BA

Nsenga Wilson, MBA


Caroline Mahieu, MBA