Staff & Board

Our Staff

Executive Director

Tom Soma

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

Jill Briney

Clinical Support Coordinator

Michaela Coglianese, MA

Forensic Interviewer

Karen Corban, LCSW

Family Support & Intake Supervisor

MaryBeth Hernandez, LCSW

Family Support & Intake Specialist

Kelli Kollings

Clinical Support Coordinator

Sue Lewis, LCSW

Child Interviewer Supervisor

Amanda McVay, BS

Forensic Interviewer

Gabrielle Petersen, CPNP

Medical Examiner

Nicole Phelps, MSW

Family Support & Clinical Outreach

Alisha Phillips, MA

Family Support & Intake Specialist

Abby Schulte, MSW

Intake Specialist

Sue Skinner, MD

Examiner Supervisor

Chris Smith, FNP-BC

Medical Examiner

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

Ronecca Norvell

Development and Communications Director

Roxanne Myslewski, MBA

Development Manager

Lisa Brown

Grants Manager

Sarah Creedican

Marketing & Communications Manager


Amanda Bennett

Administrative Director

Kyle Brown

Administrative Support Coordinator

Leslie Everson, CPA

Controller (Contractor)

Lori Faris

HR Generalist

Lori Malone

Database Administrator

Board Of Directors

Marni Halter Milligan, Chair
CEO, Halter Business Group

Marianne Cursetjee, Vice Chair
Owner, Bridgetown Interactive

Jim Band
Police Chief, Oregon City Police Department

Libby Becklin
Community Leader

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

John Foote
Clackamas County District Attorney

Dale Goodman
Manager, Substation Wireman Operations
Portland General Electric

Tasca Gulick
Community Leader

Sherri Kulink
Chief Executive, Providence Milwaukie Hospital

Erin O’Brien
Director of Branding and Marketing, Moda

Lisa Meyers-Parman
Controller, Airstream Adventures Northwest

Orlando Perez
Pediatric Nurse

Mary Ransome
Director of Laboratory & Imaging Administrative Services, Salem Health

Mike Rich

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

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

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

Ted Davis

President/CEO of AANW Holdings, LLC

Steve Dunn
KATU Channel 2 News Anchor

Tina Irvine
Express Employment Professionals