Meet Our Staff

Board of Directors

Brian Hughes, Dentist and Business Owner

Mike Matteson, School Administrator for Wallace Grade School
Vice President

Richard Myers, Retired from the Regional Office of Education

Jesse Cavanaugh, Business Owner, Deer Park Golf Club

Tom Duttlinger, City Engineer, Etscheid Duttlinger

Morgan Klein Strow, Attorney at Strow Law LLC

Jessica Lucas, Local Realtor for RE-Max 1st Choice, and Business Owner

Anna Wright, Marketing for Tangled Roots Beverage Co.

Caroline Bressendorf, Transitions Program at Ottawa High School


Tony Barrett

Tony Barrett
Executive Director

Kim Kolesar
Administrative Assistant

Kristen Goodchild

Mickie Dillon
Accounting Clerk

Allison Perez
Director of Employment and Outreach Services


Directors and Managers

Joy Hutchinson
Director of Developmental Training

Tammy LaGow
Assistant Director of  Developmental Training

Lisa Fuchs
Director of Professional Work Center

Ashlee Herbold
Director of Residential & Behavioral Services

Lacey McNelis
QIDP House Manager of Sullivan and Mangold Houses

Jenna Wheeler
QIDP House Manager of Glenwood and McCormick Houses

Linda Walter
Coordinator of Semi-Independent Residential

Dean Pfalzgraf

Dean Pfalzgraf
Director of Maintenance

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A Letter from Executive Director Tony Barrett

“We’re not selling anything, but we want people to learn about us, learn to be a part of us – to invest in us.”

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