Our Staff

Main phone number: 816-471-2808

Vernetta Adair, ext. 8895, Human Resources & Administration Specialist

Tara Burkhart, ext. 8911, Assistant Executive Director

Jessica Gall, ext. 8942, Volunteer Coordinator Vista 

Nancy Gulotta, ext. 8909, Accounting Personnel

Malinda Kimmel, ext. 8935, Development Director

Paul King, ext 8900 Front Desk Receptionist

Peggy Lindsay, ext. 8921, Director of Compliance and Staff Development

Patrick McFarland, ext. 8943, Communications Vista 

Martin Okpareke, ext. 8902, Outreach Manager

Randy Rodriguez, ext. 8894, Finance Manager

Hilary Cohen Singer, ext. 8934, Executive Director

Naudy Solano, ext. 8923, Manager, Immigration Services

Wakari Guillen Villarreal, ext. 8896, Immigration Counselor

Catherine Anderson, ext. 8908, Manager, Language & Cultural Services

Maria Rodriguez, ext. 8933, Language & Cultural Services Coordinator

Heba Ahmed, 816-490-0774, CHOICE Neighborhoods Case Manager

Yelena Akhmedova, ext. 8890, Refugee Social Services Case Manager

Harsamit Bi, ext. 8932, Refugee Case Specialist

Lauren Bishop, ext 8940, Youth Therapist

Sarah Cirese-Payton, ext. 8937, LMSW, Manager, Social Work

Melissa DeVault, ext. 8903, LMSW, Adult Therapist

Simon Eriga, ext. 8947, Warehouse Assistant

Meaghan Fanning, ext. 8917,  Manager, Youth Program

Faisal Haji, ext. 8931, Refugee Case Specialist

Aimee Hamerle, ext. 8891, Refugee Employment Specialist

Heather Hayes, ext. 8941, Social Worker

Ginny Helgesen, ext.8940, Family Social Worker

David Holsclaw, ext. 8912, Refugee Employment Specialist

Rachel Kienzel, ext. 8919, Youth Case Manager

Stephen LeCerf, ext. 8915, Manager, Refugee Employment Services

Morgan Merrell, ext. 8918, Social Worker

Amy Mocker, ext. 8925, Refugee Medical Coordinator

Lina Oleik, ext. 8898, Refugee Case Specialist

Sara Pitia, ext. 8927, Refugee Team Leader

Abeer Reimann, ext 8919,  RFS Trainer/Case Manager

Sarah Sommerkamp, ext. 8893, Global Gardens Coordinator

Dany Stephen, ext. 8897, Case Specialist

Steve Weitkamp, ext. 8907, Director, Refugee Resettlement Services

Denis Zijadic, ext. 8926, Manager, Refugee Resettlement

Cari Boasberg, 913-730-1449, Manager, Career Skills and Connections

Lindsay Frazier, ext 8913, Employment Specialist 

Hilary Gallion, ext. 8914, Autism Employment Specialist

Caitlin Leavy, ext 8916, EDK Employment Specialist

Diane Schmidt, 913-327-8250 CSC Career Coach

Sabrina Scholz, ext. 8924, Manager, Employment Services Program

Dana Schwartz, 913-327-8250, CSC Career Coach

Sabrina Simon, ext 8979, Manager, EDK Program