Lorain County Children Services


"Doing the right things right, the first time, on time, every time, one child at a time."

Contact

Lorain County Children Services
226 Middle Avenue
Elyria, OH 44035
Scott Ferris Executive Director
Jane Robertson Deputy Executive Director

440.329.5340 (office)
440.329.5378 (fax)

 

Social Service Staff

John Alvord, MSSA, JD, JohnAlvord@childrenservices.org

Ana Becker, MSW, AnaBecker@childrenservices.org

Christina Bulgarella, MSW, ChristinaBulgarella@childrenservices.org

Stephanie Bragg, MSW, LSW, StephanieBragg@childrenservices.org

Racheal Cambarare, MSW, RachealCambarare@childrenservices.org

Rhonda Conway, MSW, LISW, RhondaConway@childrenservices.org

Tina Cottrell, MSSA, LSW, TinaCottrell@childrenservices.org

Ross Cuffari, M.Div., MSSA, RossCuffari@childrenservices.org

Mary Lee Davis, MSSA, LISW-S, MaryLeeDavis@childrenservices.org

Todd Esterburg, MSW, LISW, ToddEsterburg@childrenservices.org 

Heidi Fagalar-Corrothers, MSW, HeidiFagalar@childrenservices.org

Cathleen Fairbanks, MSSA, LSW, CathleenFairbanks@childrenservices.org

Michaella Furman, MSSA, MichaellaFurman@childrenservices.org

Nicole Gray, MSSA,  NicoleGray@childrenservices.org

Lauren Gruhn, MSW, LaurenGruhn@childrenservices.org

Katy Hammond, MSSA, LISW-S, KatyHammond@childrenservices.org

Lisa Hatcher, MSW, LSW, LisaHatcher@childrenservices.org        

Holly Remp, MSSA, LISW, HollyRemp@childrenservices.org                                

Eric Hernandez-Lopez, MSW, EricHernandez@childrenservices.org

Mary Holzheimer, MSW, LSW MaryHolzheimer@childrenservices.org

Arleen Isaac, DCSW, MSW, LISW-S, ArleenIsaac@childrenservices.org

Cathy Johnson, MSW, LSW, CathyJohnson@childrenservices.org

Dena Jones-Bulgin, MSSA, DenaJones@childrenservices.org

Stephen Kahla, MA, MSW, StephenKahla@childrenservices.org

Matthew Ketterick, MSSA, LSW, MatthewKetterick@childrenservices.org

Mary Knoblock, MSSA, LISW-S, MaryKnoblock@childrenservices.org

Melissa Kuhn, MSSA, LSW, MelissaKuhn@childrenservices.org

Jessica Kulik, MSSA, LSW, JessicaKulik@childrenservices.org

Elizabeth Ligas, MSW, LSW ElizabethLigas@childrenservices.org

Patricia Lukuch, MSW, LISW-S, PatriciaLukuch@childrenservices.org

Milagros Marrero, MSSA, MilagrosMarrero@childrenservices.org

Caroline McKinney, MSW, LSW, CarolineMcKinney@childrenservices.org

Angela Malcolm, MSW, LISW-S, AngelaMalcolm@childrenservices.org 

Diane Meyer, MSW, LISW-S, DianeMeyer@childrenservices.org

Edna Padin, MSW, LSW, EdnaPadin@childrenservices.org

Judith Padua, Caseworker, MSW, LISW, JudithPadua@childrenservices.org

Karrie Palmer, MSSA LISW, KarriePalmer@ChildrenServices.org

Tiffany Perris, MSSA, LSW, TiffanyPerris@childrenservices.org

Jessica Rockas, MSSA, JessicaRockas@childrenservices.org

Anne Rucker, MSSA, LSW, AnneRucker@childrenservices.org

Tammy Ruiz, MSW, TammyRuiz@childrenservices.org

Julie Schoenlein, MSW, LSW, JulieSchoenlein@childrenservices.org         

Michelle Schmidt, MSSA, MichelleSchmidt@childrenservices.org   

Stacy Schmidt, MSSA, StacySchmidt@childrenservices.org

Jessica Simantaris, MSW, LISW-S, JessicaSimantaris@childrenservices.org

Noelle Simpson, MSW, LISW, NoelleSimpson@childrenservices.org

Steven Sloane, MSW, LSW, StevenSloane@childrenservices.org

Jacqueline Smith, MSW, LSW, JacquelineSmith@childrenservices.org

Stacey Spicer, MSW, StaceySpicer@childrenservices.org

Laura Stevenson, MSW, LSW, LauraStevenson@childrenservices.org

Sandy Stewart, MSSA, SandyStewart@childrenservices.org

Jennifer Stopper, MSSA, LISW, JenniferStopper@childrenservices.org    

Alpha Sudano, MSW, LSW, AlphaSudano@childrenservices.org

MaShonn Sullivan, MSSA, MaShonnSullivan@childrenservices.org

Monica Svetz, MSW, LISW, MonicaSvetz@childrenservices.org

Kristin Swihart, MSW, LISW-S, KristinSwihart@childrenservices.org

Greg Tackach, MSW, LSW. GregTachack@childrenservices.org

Taneesha Thomas, MSSA, TaneeshaThomas@childrenservices.org

Teresa Thornhill, MSSA, LISW-S, TeresaThornhill@childrenservices.org

Anna Tyson, BA, LSW, AnnaTyson@childrenservices.org

Colleen Walker, MSW, ColleenWalker@childrenservices.org

Carol Wiehe, BA, LSW, CarolWiehe@childrenservices.org

Miranda Walker, MSW, MirandaWalker@childrenservices.org

Robert Wilczewski, MSSA, LSW, RobertWilczewski@childrenservices.org

Margaret Wilkins, MSW, LISW, MargaretWilkins@childrenservices.org

Elaine Zemanek, MSSA, LSW, ElaineZemanek@childrenservices.org

 Supervisors

Kimberly Barilla, Clerical Supervisor,  KimberlyBarilla@childrenservices.org

Marius Fekete, Information Systems Coordinator, MA, MariusFekete@childrenservices.org

Nancy Griffiths, Casework Supervisor, MSSA,
NancyGriffiths@childrenservices.org

Andrea Hall-Miller, Casework Supervisor, MSSA, LISW-S, AndreaHall@childrenservices.org

Michelle Hunt, Casework Supervisor, MSSA, LISW-S MichelleHunt@childrenservices.org

Deanna Juhasz, Casework Supervisor, MSW, LISW-S, DeannaJuhasz@childrenservices.org

Andrew Novak, Fiscal Supervisor, MSSA, LISW, AndrewNovak@childrenservices.org

Amanda Pittner, MSW, Casework Supervisor, LISW-S, AmandaPittner@childrenservices.org

Alexandria Remy, MSW, Casework Supervisor   AlexandriaRemy@childrenservices.org

Kristin Ross, Casework Supervisor, MSSA, LISW-S, KristinRoss@childrenservices.org

Natalie Trachsel, Casework Supervisor, MSW, LISW-S, NatalieTrachsel@childrenservices.org

Christina Turcola, Casework Supervisor, MSSA, LISW-S, ChristinaTurcola@childrenservices.org

Martina Sheridan, CQI Supervisor MSW, LSW, MartinaSheridan@childrenservices.org

David Szumski, Computer Support Specialist, AAB, DavidSzumski@childrenservices.org

Timothy Weitzel, Casework Supervisor MSSA, LSW, TimothyWeitzel@childrenservices.org

Dory Zemanek, Casework Supervisor, MSW, LISW-S, DoryZemanek@childrenservices.org

Management and Administration

Jessica Basinski, Director of Fiscal Affairs, MBA, JessicaBasinski@childrenservices.org

Patti Jo Burtnett, Public Relations Manager, MS Comm Mgmt, APR, PattiJoBurtnett@childrenservices.org

Kristen Fox-Berki, Manager, Direct Services, MSSA, LISW-KristenFox@childrenservices.org

Julie Haight, Manager, Direct Services, MSSA,
JulieHaight@childrenservices.org

Jennifer Marple, Manager, Continuous Quality Improvement, MSSA, LISW, JenniferMarple@childrenservices.org

 Jane Robertson, Deputy Executive Director, MSSA, LSW, JaneRobertson@childrenservices.org

Donald Starett, Manager, Human Resources, M.Div., PHR, DonaldStarett@childrenservices.org

Other Contacts  

Public Children Services Association of Ohio

Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services

 

Reporting Child Abuse /
After Hours Contact

If you are reporting child abuse, please call us with your concerns so that your call can be directed to the referral specialist.

If you need to reach us after hours, please use 440-329-2121. Our after hours answering service will connect you to the worker-on-call.