Our passionate team is 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
Lauren Molony, Community Outreach Director
Patty Jimenez, Office Manager
Rickey Stoker, Facilities Coordinator
Kathy Primus Ramsey, Transportation & Food Program Manager

assessment and treatment STAFF

Dan Horgan, LPC/IFamily Counselor
Kara Kinard, LPCFamily Counselor
Shay McMillan, LMSWFamily Counselor
Thania Lloyd, LMSW, Family Counselor
Erika Klipa, LPC, RPT, Child & Family 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-SLP, Speech Therapist

Community-Based Prevention Services Staff

Debra Gordon, MSW, Case Manager
Marie Thomas, MSCP, Case Manager
Tiiu Goode, MA, Case Manager