Meet Our Staff

Administrative

Renee Palacios, MA

Executive Director

Cory Payne

Director of Marketing and Donor Relations

Pam Gniewkowski

Business Financial Manager

Gina Bonino LSW, MSW

Assistant Executive Director

Medical Team

Harvey Popovich, MD

Medical Director

Sarah Smith, RDMS

Medical Service Director

Marcia Young, RN

Nurse Manager

Melissa Paul, RDMS

Sonographer

January Bollin, RDMS

Sonographer

Kelly Desch, RN

Nurse

Ellen Huntebrinker, RN

Nurse

Julie Matanick, RN

Nurse

Patient/Client Services Team

Abbi Bellas, LSW

Social Services Director

Sarah Mertens

East Toledo Manager

Rachel Buehrer FLE, MA

Office Manager and Heart to Heart Coordinator

Audrey Ahrendt, LSW

Patient Advocate

Megan Brescol, BSW

Intake Coordinator

Sarah Piland, LSW

Adoption Assessor