Our passionate team of staff members are dedicated to the successful outcomes at Children's Place.


Peggy Ford, M. Ed, Executive Director
Mary Helen Simons, LMSW, Clinical Director
Dorothy Hughes, M. Ed, Children's Services Director
Marilyn Harris, M. Ed, Community Based Prevention Services Director
Amber Lambert, Community Services Coordinator
Rickey Stoker, Facilities Coordinator
Patty Jimenez, Office Manager
Kathy Primus Ramsey, Transportation & Food Program

assessment and treatment STAFF

Dan Horgan, M.Ed., NCC, LPC/IParent Consultant
Kara Kreutzer, MS, Parent Consultant
Shay McMillan, BSW, LMSWParent Consultant
Erika Klipa, M. Ed, NCC, LPC/IMental Health Counselor - Play Therapist
Martha Portney, M. Ed, LPC, Mental Health Counselor - Play Therapist
Kathee Cammisa, OTR/L, Occupational Therapist
Teresa Stevens, Physical Therapist
Nancy Looney, MS,CCC-SLPSpeech Therapist
Philip Williamson, Child & Academic Counselor

Community Based Prevention Services Staff

Marilyn Harris, M. Ed, Community Based Prevention Services Director
Britney Brown, MSW, Parent Consultant
Marie Thomas, MSCP, Parent Consultant
Beth Hinson, LMSW, Parent Consultant
Kerry Peterson, Parent Consultant
Adrian Thompson, MS, LAPC, Parent Consultant