Our Team

WE OPEN THE DOOR TO THE FUTURE
and support Ozone House leaders and staff, who work tirelessly to create a stronger, healthier community.


CLINICAL STAFF


LJ Sarten
Crisis Line Manager

Ella Tutlis
Clinical Case Manager


Kara Williams
Clinical Case Manager (Youth and Families)
LLMSW, University of Michigan


Keisha Phillips
Case Manager 


Kissimmee Reeves
Director of Services


Rossi Clark
PrideZone Facilitator


Tori Pennington 
Case Manager


Rachel Von Pagels
Family Therapist


Alex Alaniz
Case Manager


Brodie Lobb
PrideZone Facilitator

HOUSING STAFF

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

Erica Odum
Residential Coordinator

Dani Kendred
Miller House Skills Coordinator

Mina Mahmood
Youth Specialist

John Huizar
Youth Specialist

Lakia Pearson
Youth Specialist

Amanda Donovan
Youth Specialist

Jess Miller
Youth Specialist


Epona Sobel
Youth Specialist


Amy Craven
Youth Specialist

Kia Pearson
Youth Specialist

Simi Adler
Youth Specialist

Christian Wiget
Youth Specialist


Nicole Hall
Youth Specialist


Dee Jordan
Youth Specialist

DROP-IN CENTER STAFF


Jeannette Hadden
Outreach Worker


Jessica Herrmann
Youth Outreach & Education Advocate
LLMSW, University of Michigan


Chardae Korhonen
Engagement Program Manager
MSW, Eastern Michigan University


Jenna Mares
Community Resource Manager


Sha'Tori Pennington
Youth Resource Coordinator

Scott Phillips
Youth Employment Coordinator
MSW, Eastern Michigan University

Sharonda Simmons
Director of Education, Outreach, and Welcoming

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Peer Outreach Workers

ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF

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Associate Director LMSW, University of Michigan Youth Work Methods Trainer of Trainers, Weikert Center for Youth Program Quality

Scott Ellis
Development Director
University of  Washington

Krista Girty
Executive Director
MSW, Eastern Michigan University

Kati Meader, CPA
Staff Accountant
MS Accounting, Eastern Michigan University

Gabbi Wassilak
Program Evaluation & Grants Manager
MSW University of Michigan

 Judi Wyatt
Director of Administrative Services

BOARD OF DIRECTORS - OFFICERS


Soni Mithani, JD
Board President
Attorney, Miller Canfield

Fran Petonic
Board Vice President
Senior Vice President for Philanthropy at Trinity Health

 

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

Rodrigo Cejas Goyanes
Board Treasurer
Senior Associate, DTE Energy

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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Susan Allison
Community Leader


Deb Berman, MD
C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, University of Michigan

Allison Gacek
Community Leader
Former Domino's HR Director

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

Julia JenistaJulia 
Washtenaw Community College, Adult Transitions Pathways


Carlton Lartigue

Board Vice President
Educator, Retired Professional Sales/Marketing Executive

Mark Melchi
Vice President of Planning and Design at Multiverse Investments


EMERITUS BOARD MEMBERS

Robert Holmes, PhD 
Retired University Ombudsman, University of Michigan

Constance Jones, JD
Attorney

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

PRINT BOARD MEMBERS

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

 
 

MILLENNIAL BOARD MEMBERS

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


"The work at Ozone House is personally rewarding and I love interacting with my compassionate co-workers!"
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They are good people at Ozone House. They have fun events, good opportunities and there is no other place in Ypsi/Arbor area like the Ozone House.

Former Ozone House client August 6, 2016

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to hundreds of homeless and runaway youth in our community.

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