Our passionate team is dedicated to the successful outcomes at Children's Place.


Peggy Ford, M. Ed, Executive Director
Mary Helen Simons, LISW-CP, 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/I, Family Counselor
Kara Kinard, LPC, Family Counselor
Shay McMillan, LMSW, Family 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

Marie Thomas, MSCP, Case Manager
Cassandra Youmans, MA, Case Manager