Safe Children Coalition Staff

Senior Management

Brena Slater
Vice President CBC Operations 941-371-4799
Desoto, Manatee, and Sarasota Counties

Monique Myers
Director of Child Welfare Planning & Strategic Projects 941-721-7670
Desoto, Manatee, and Sarasota Counties

Dave Luebcke
Director of Programs 941-721-7670
Desoto, Manatee, and Sarasota Counties

Jill Steiner
Director of Out-of-Home Care 941-371-4799
Desoto, Manatee, and Sarasota Counties

Michelle Dieter
Director of Training & Permanency Initiatives 941-371-4799
Desoto, Manatee, and Sarasota Counties

Andrea Mertyris
Director of Quality Assurance 941-371-4799
Desoto, Manatee, and Sarasota Counties

Dara Palmieri
Director of Operations 941-371-4799
Desoto, Manatee, and Sarasota Counties

Licensing/Placement/recruitment

Rebecca Lovegrove
Licensing Supervisor 941-371-4799
Desoto, Manatee, and Sarasota Counties

Jane Nayder
Placement Supervisor 941-371-4799
Desoto, Manatee, and Sarasota Counties

Partner Agency Contacts

Tonia Hutchinson
Program Manager - Pathways 941-371-4799
Desoto and Sarasota Counties

Ashlee Vaughan & Tiffany Vandemark
Asst Program Managers - Youth & Family Alternatives 941-721-7670
Manatee County

STAFF DIRECTORY