Meet the Staff at the Center

Chief Executive Officer

A. Maria Nanos, LCSW, Ph.D.

Chief Operating Officer

Ruth McMahon

Program Director

        Linda Fiore, MA

Adoption Listing Service Team

Sandra Casillas

Katie Friend, MA

Mercedes Lovett, MSW

Rachel Meyer, MSW

Felicia Stratten, MSW

Damita Hill, BS

Beth Carlson, MSW

       Taquanna Brown, B.S.

       Nicole Meek, MA

Administrative Team

Niki Escobar

Ale Carrera

       Helen Escobar

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

Crystal DeBerry, MSW

Abelia Perez, MSW

Warren Taylor, BA

Sarah Thompson, MSW

Nsenga Wilson, MBA

       Charlotte Sizer, MS

       Stephanie Auwers, MSW

       Tiffany Powell, MSW


Caroline Mahieu, MBA

Jemyra Ingram, MAFM