Staff & Board

Our Staff

Executive Director

Rebecca Nickels

Interim Executive Director

Clinical & Family Support

To contact the Clinical & Family Support team, please call (503) 655-7725 or email intake@childrenscenter.cc for more information.

Cathy Lang, MD

Medical Clinic Director

Michaela Coglianese, MA

Forensic Interviewer

Karen Corban, LCSW

Family Support & Intake Supervisor

MaryBeth Hernandez, LCSW

Family Support & Intake Specialist

Kelli Kollings

Family Support & Intake Specialist

Lori Malone

Database Administrator

Lori Manley-Barnett

Clinic Support Coordinator

Amanda McVay, BS

Forensic Interviewer

Jessica Munyon, BA


Gabrielle Petersen, CPNP

Medical Examiner

Nicole Phelps, MSW

Family Support & Clinical Outreach

Alisha Phillips, MA

Family Support & Intake Specialist

Abby Schulte, MSW

Intake Specialist

Chris Smith, FNP-BC

Medical Examiner

Jen Stephens, MN, FNP


Bitsy Taylor, LCSW

Family Support & Intake Specialist

Prevention, Education and Partnerships

Sara Taggart, MPA

Prevention, Education and Partnerships Manager

Liliana Will, MPH

Prevention Coordinator

Development & Communications

To contact the development team, email development@childrenscenter.cc.


Leslie Everson, CPA


Deb Wilson

Office Manager

Board Of Directors

Jim Band, Chair
Police Chief, Oregon City Police Department

Marianne Cursetjee, Vice Chair
Owner, Bridgetown Interactive

Brian Nava, Secretary/Treasurer
Clackamas County Treasurer

Catherine Burns, PhD, RN, CPNP-PC, FAAN
Professor Emeritus, OHSU School of Nursing

Libby Becklin
Community Leader

Tina Irvine
Express Employment Professionals

Orlando Perez
Pediatric Nurse

Hilary Simmons-Sand
Instructional Assistant, West Linn Wilsonville School District

Troy Stoeber, MD
Owner, Troy C. Stoeber, MD, LLC

John Wentworth
Chief Deputy District Attorney

Joseph Yoder
Chief Operating Officer, Providence Milwaukie Hospital and Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center

Elisabeth Zeller
Director of Business Management and USG Finance, Intel Federal

Advisory Board

Lori Sobelson
Director of Corporate Outreach,
Bob’s Red Mill Natural Foods

John Stransky
Former President of WARN Industries