Our Team

and support Ozone House leaders and staff, who work tirelessly to create a stronger, healthier community.



Allison Brengle
Crisis Line & Volunteer Coordinator

dawn websiteDawn Espy
Education Program Manager
MS, University of Michigan

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Patrick Gaulier
Clinical Case Manager & Lead PrideZone Facilitator
MSW, EMU with concentration in Mental Health and Chemical Dependency.
BA in English, Michigan State University
Trained in SOAR SSI applications and Harm-Reduction
Human Resources and Services Administration Behavioral Health Fellowship Grantee

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Mary Curmi-Herrera
Case Manager
Trained in SOAR SSI applications
Youth Mental Health First Aid Certified

erin websiteErin Schaffer
Family Therapist
MSW, University of Michigan
Training: Naloxone training and experiential learning
Mental Health First Aid Certification, School of Social Work Certification

Adrianna Spindle,
Family Therapist
MSW, University of Michigan

Jessica Stephenson Education Project Coordinator University of Michigan

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Brian Todorow
Clinical Director
LMSW & MA in Public Policy and Management, Ohio State University

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Cayla Yuhn
Case Manager

MSW, Eastern Michigan University
Trained in SOAR applications

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Dave Zellmer
MORE Support Therapist
MSW, University of Michigan, LMSW Clinical Social Worker, Trauma Focused CBT Certified



Malak Baker
Miller House Skills Coordinator 

Katie Foss
Residential Coordinator
BA Sociology University of Michigan

Sarah Calgie-Karr
Director of Residential Services
MSW, Eastern Michigan University

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Resident Cat

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Sheila Roby
Overnight Youth Specialist

Youth Specialists: Jasimen Bailey, Raquel Black, Kellie DeVaughn, Amber Fellows, Nicole Hall, Alex Herrera, Jessica Hermann, Scott Kardel, Meisha Martin, Alexa Muntain, Darrell Ondik, LaKeisha Phillips, Dan Powers, Eliana Rosen, Holly Wickham, Kathryn Zemke.


Jessica Herrmann
Drop-In Center Worker
MSW, University of Michigan

Chardae Korhonen
Engagement Program Manager
MSW, Eastern Michigan University

Cōlleen O’Brien
Youth Opportunity Director
MSW, Eastern Michigan University

Scott Phillips
Youth Employment Coordinator
MSW, Eastern Michigan University

Peer Outreach Workers 2017 


pam ca websitePam Cornell-Allen Associate Director LMSW, University of Michigan Youth Work Methods Trainer of Trainers, Weikert Center for Youth Program Quality

pam f websitePam Fons
Finance Director
BS in Public Administration, Eastern Michigan University

Krista Girty
Executive Director
MSW, Eastern Michigan University

Sha’Ran Love
Office Manager
GCBA Business Administration, EMU.
BS in Psychology, minor in Social Work


Olga Prushinskaya
Program Evaluation & Grants Manager
MPH, University of Michigan

Ugbaad Keynan
Finance & Development Associate

heidi websiteHeidi Ruud
Marketing & Communications Manager
MBA, Northwestern University

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Allie Schachter
Development Director
MBA, University of Michigan


Soni Mithani, JD
Board President
Attorney, Miller Canfield

Kristin Johnson
Kristin Johnson, DDS
Board Vice President
Owner, Liberty Dental, PLC

Carlton Lartigue

Board Secretary
Educator, Retired Professional Sales/Marketing Executive

Andrew Gilroy
Board Treasurer
Steel Portfolio Manager, DTE Energy


Susan Allison
Community Leader

David Hartmann
David Hartmann
Mentor in Residence, University of Michigan

Julia JenistaJulia 
Washtenaw Community College, Adult Transitions Pathways

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Emily Moore-Marshall
Telling It Program Coordinator, University of Michigan

Brodie Remington
Brodie Remington
Director of International Giving, University of Michigan

Shawntae Harris               Academic Advisor Washtenaw Community College 



Robert Holmes, PhD 
Retired University Ombudsman, University of Michigan

Constance Jones, JD

David Keren, MD
Retired Medical Director, Warde Medical Laboratories

Ethel Lee
Neighbor & Community Leader

Lynn Martin
Business Manager, Zingerman’s Delicatessen

John Palladino, PhD
Professor, Eastern Michigan University


Karen Staller, JD, PhD
Associate Professor of Social Work, University of Michigan
Author – “Runaways: How the Sixties Counterculture Shaped Today’s Practices and Policies”

Angela Williams
Crisis Line Volunteer, Community Leader



Kate Balzer
Project Coordinator at University of Michigan Health System

Avery Gleason
Business Intelligence Analyst at Office of University Development at the University of Michigan

Joanna Gross
Account Manager, Business and Industrial Markets at Google

Shawntae Harris
College Success Coach at Washtenaw Community College

Samantha Lemmen
College Connections Coordinator at University of Michigan College of Literature, Science, and the Arts

Emma Monos
Retail Studio Administrator at Hobbs+Black Architects

Monica Philipp
Regional Director of Development at University of Michigan College of Literature, Science, and the Arts

Madeline Smith
Operations Manager at the Fair Food Network

Anna Thompson
Administrative Partner at U-M College of Literature, Science, and the Arts Office of Development, Marketing, and Communications

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I came to Ozone House because I had a rough childhood looking for better.

Ozone House client August 6, 2016

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