Meet the Staff at the

Center for Law & Social Work



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

Carolyn Thompson, MS, M.A.Ed

Administrative Team

Ale Carrera

Niki Escobar

Development and Outreach

Patti Fell

Legal Services Team

Karin Carli, JD

Michelle Johnson

Ashley Reed, JD

Social Work Team

Danielle Sanders, LCSW

Candice Stevens, MSW

Abelia Perez, MSW

Warren Taylor

Nsenga Wilson, MBA


Caroline Mahieu, MBA