Our Staff

Each day, 200+ people come to work here—and save lives.

 


Most are care providers: 80% of them. The remaining 20% provide security, assist our clients with benefits enrollment, raise money, manage our money, oversee our operations, support our staff, cultivate partnerships and educate the broader community about poverty and homelessness.

Meet our care providersmedical providers, dental providers, behavioral health care providers, supportive services providers, and clinical support staff.

Meet our management team.

Medical Providers


Tonii Gedin, DNP, RN

Chief Quality Officer

Nilesh Kalyanaraman, MD, FACP

Chief Health Officer

Adrienne Trustman, MD

Vice President of Medicine

Shailah Bevan, RN

Registered Nurse

Karen Bisson, RN

Registered Nurse

Alia Bodnar, MD

Physician

Tierra Bolling

Peer Advocate

Tyler Cornell, CRNP

Nurse Practitioner

Skills: HIV, STDs, contraception, transgender care

Interest/specialty: Contraception, smoking cessation, HIV/STD, public health

Veronica Dennis, CMA

Certified Medical Assistant

Stephanie Ference, RN

Registered Nurse

Pam Ford-Manifold, CMA

Certified Medical Assistant

Catherine Fowler, RN

Registered Nurse

Laura Garcia, FNP

Director of Adult Medicine

Skills: Hepatitis C, long-acting contraception (Nexplanon)

Interest/specialty: Family health, women's health, chronic disease management

Natasha Goodwin, CMA

Peer Advocate

Tyler Gray, MD

Medical Director—West Baltimore

Molly Greenberg, RN

Registered Nurse

Patrick Hennessy

RN

Lindi Hobongwana, CRNP

Nurse Practitioner

Skills: HIV, Nexplanon

Interest/specialty: Adult-geriatric medicine, HIV primary care

Sherelle Horton

Nursing Assistant

Cheryl Hunter, CMA

Certified Medical Assistant

Amelia Jackson, CRNP

Nurse Practitioner

Katherine Jacobson, MD

Physician

Makeda Johnson, CMA

Certified Medical Assistant

Judith Jones, CMA

Certified Medical Assistant/Office Manager

Judith Kandel, PNP

Nurse Practitioner

Interest/specialty: General pediatrics ages 0-21, with specialties in adolescents and youth

Iris Leviner, MD

Physician

Lester Lewis, CMA

Certified Medical Assistant

Laramie Libertini, CMA

Certified Medical Assistant

Nichele Lumpkin, RN

Registered Nurse

Ann Marler, RN

Nurse Manager, Convalescent Care

Kristin McCurnin

Medical Triage Provider

Channon Olivo, RMA

Registered Medical Assistant

Neketta Pauley, CMA

Certified Medical Assistant

Adam Pfeifer, RN

Registered Nurse

Gabrielle Rehmeyer, RN

Registered Nurse

Daniel Resnick, FNP

Nurse Practitioner

Skills: HIV, Nexplanon, LGBTIQ health care

Interest/specialty: LGBTIQ health care

Jay Rice, Sr.

CTR/HIV Specialist

Amber Richert, DNP

Nurse Practitioner

Residency: Family Nurse Practitioner Residency in Community Health and Primary Care, Community Health Center, New Brian, CT

Skills: HIV, Suboxone, Hepatitis C, Nexplanon, transgender care

Interest/specialty: Diabetes, obesity, family planning, women's health

Clola Robinson-Blake, RN

Convalescent Care Registered Nurse

Tracy Russell, RN

Population Health Nurse

Cynthia Singletary, RN

Director of Nursing

Tobie Smith, MD

Medical Director—Baltimore County

Lisa Stambolis, RN, CPNP

Director of Pediatrics

Chuck Vrasich, MD

Physician

Laura Wolff, CMA

Certified Medical Assistant

Susan Zator, RN

Convalescent Care Registered Nurse

Elizabeth Zurek, CRNP

Nurse

Dental Providers


La'Sha Byrd

Dental Assistant

Kastinia (Kassie) Carter Hays

Dental Assistant

Nisha Dheer, DDS

Dentist

Shannon Lake, QDA

Dental Assistant

Monica Martin

Dental Hygienist

Parita Patel, DDS

Dentist

Behavioral Health Care Providers


Jan Caughlan, LCSW-C

Vice President of Behavioral Health

Years of experience: 30

Years at Health Care for the Homeless: 24

Interest/specialty: Brain injury/cognitive rehabilitation, program development, team building, mental health therapy

Sean Berry, LCSW-C

Lead Behavioral Health Therapist

Years of experience: 5

Years at Health Care for the Homeless: 4

Interest/specialty: Individual and group therapy, trauma

Deborah Brown, CSC-AD

Addictions Counselor

Years of experience: 13

Years at Health Care for the Homeless: 7.5

Interest/specialty: HIV, addiction, re-entry

Terry Clark, CSC-AD

Addictions Counselor

Terry Clark, Med., CSC-AD

Years of experience: 16

Years at Health Care for the Homeless: 8

Interest/specialty: Spirituality and rehabilitation

Cassie Ekstrom, LGSW

Behavioral Health Therapist

Jannatul Ferdous, LCSW-C

Director of Behavioral Health Services

Years of experience: 10

Years at Health Care for the Homeless: 10

Interest/specialty: Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy and (shorter term) solution-focused brief therapy

Montse Ferrer

Behavioral Health Therapist

Theresa Free Storrer, LCSW-C

Behavior Health Consultant

Johanna Galat

Behavioral Health Therapist

Sarah Gillman, MD

Psychiatrist

Education: University of Maryland School of Medicine

Residency: University of Maryland/Sheppard Pratt Pyschiatry Residency Program

Skills: Suboxone

Carla Gordon

Peer Advocate

Denise Hansen, LCSW-C

Lead Behavioral Health Therapist

Years of experience: 9

Years at Health Care for the Homeless: 4

Interest/specialty: Mental health

Ebony Hicks, LCPC

Behavioral Health Consultant

Deirdre Hoey, LCSW-C

Behavioral Health Therapist

Celena Hoey, LCPC

Behavioral Health Therapist

Arianne Jennings, LCPC

Co-Occuring Therapist

Meredith Johnston, MD

Director of Psychiatry

Education: University of Maryland School of Medicine

Residency: University of Maryland/Sheppard Pratt Psychiatry Residency Program

Skills: Psychopharmacology, Suboxone

Interest/specialty: Severe and chronic mental illness

Lisa Muscato, LCPC

Lead Behavioral Health Therapist

Kate O'Bannon, LCSW-C

Behavioral Health Consultant

Karen Ross Taylor, LCSW-C

Behavioral Health Therapist

Years of experience: 25

Years at Health Care for the Homeless: 6

Lydia Santiago, LGSW, CAC-AD

Interim Substance Abuse Coordinator

Justin Shea, LGSW

Behavioral Health Therapist

Caitlin Synovec, OT

Psychiatric Occupational Therapist

Ricky Thaxton, LCADC

Addictions Case Manager

Years of experience: 17

Years at Health Care for the Homeless: 17

Interest/specialty: Addictions

Allison Weaver, LCSW-C

Behavioral Health Consultant

Anthony Wiggins

Therapist Case Manager, Convalescent Care Program

Malcolm Williams, LGSW

Behavioral Health Therapist

Helen Witte, MD

Psychiatrist

Education: University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA

Residency: University of Maryland/Sheppard Pratt Psychiatry Residency Program

Interest/specialty: Transgender care, pharmacologic management of depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, alcohol dependence, opiate dependence

Languages: Spanish, French

Supportive Services Providers


Clementine Alford

Peer Advocate

Sharron Bazemore

Outreach Worker

Kyle Berkley

Connect Case Manager

Sarah Bielecki

Lead Outreach Worker

Chauna Brocht, LCSW-C

Director of Supportive Services

Years of experience: 11

Years at Health Care for the Homeless: 10

Interest/specialty: Trauma-informed care, relationships between mental and physical health, meditation and mindfulness, LGBT health care

Gwendolyn Brock, LCSW-C

Therapist Case Manager

Years of experience: 12

Years at Health Care for the Homeless: 2

Interest/specialty: Health care disparities, addictions, community mental health, family and children

 

Erica Brown

Disability Assistance Outreach Specialist

Adrienne Burgess-Bromley

Lead Case Manager

Andrea Butler, LCPC

Lead Therapist Case Manager

Elizabeth Camlin, LGSW

Connect Case Manager

Kimberly Carroll, LCSW-C

Case Management Coordinator

Years of experience: 21

Years at Health Care for the Homeless: 4

Interest/specialty: Mental health

Darrin Coley, LCSW-C

Therapist Case Manager

Christina Daly, LGSW

Connect Case Manager

Chayla Fleming

Case Manager

Emily Gordon, LGSW

Behavioral Health Therapist

Eva Hendrix

Case Manager

David Hunter

Outreach Worker

Veronica Johnson

Case Manager

Charmaine Johnson Hardy

Case Manager

Nikki Klock

Therapist Case Manager

John Lane

Mobile Program Manager

Katie League, LCSW-C

Director of Community Services

Catharina Lee

Patient Advocate

Anna Litt, LCSW-C

Lead Therapist Case Manager

Michele Martin-Jones

Housing Program Coordinator

Ashley McKinnon

Development Associate

Mekael Mekonnen

Case Manager

Stephanie Mobley

Case Manager

Kim Riopelle, LCSW-C

Supportive Housing Coordinator

Tristan Roberts

Disability Assistance Outreach Specialist

Bilqis Rock, LCSW-C

SOAR Coordinator

LaTasha Rogers

Case Manager

Mara Schneider, OT

Occupational Therapist

Billie Shabazz, LGSW

Therapist Case Manager

Andrea Shearer

Lead Coordinated Access Case Manager

Phill Sheldon, LCSW-C

Convalescent Care Coordinator

Orlando Stevenson

Outreach Worker

Tamela Taylor

Case Manager

Nathan Thomas

Lead Peer Recovery Specialist

Syandene Underwood

Community Health Outreach Worker

Angela West

Outreach Worker

Anthony Wiggins

Therapist Case Manager, Convalescent Care Program

Debbie Wilcox, LCSW-C

Social Worker

Lawanda Williams, LCSW-C

Director of Housing Services

Briauna Wills

Outreach Worker

Jammie Winder

Case Manager

Lamont Witherspoon

Outreach Specialist

Clinical Support Staff


Thomas Welliver

Chief Financial Officer

Elsa Alaniz

Client Access Associate I

La Keesha Arrington-Vega

Client Access Associate I

Reggie Avery

Lead Security Guard

Laveda Bacetti

Director of Area Operations

Ry Keara Bates

Client Access Associate I

Gabrielle Berre

Client Access Associate I

Crystel Brown

Client Access Associate I

Lamont Butler

Client Access Associate I

CherRon Carter

Client Access Associate I

Tikia Conway

Client Access Associate -Value Options

Christina Cooper, CNA

Certified Nursing Assistant, Convalescent Care Program

Leonard Croft

Case Manager

Ericka Davenport, CMA

Client Access Associate

Isiah Dempsey

Client Access Associate

Julia Felton

Client Access Associate I

Melisa George

Client Access Associate II

Alpha German-Johnson

Facilities Technician

Sherry Golden

Senior Client Access Manager

Carla Gordon

Peer Advocate

James-Curtis Green

Client Access Associate I/Mobile Clinic Driver

Monita Hadley

West Baltimore Clinic Manager

Dan Hendricks

Lead Benefits Specialist

Wanda Hopkins

Medical Referrals Manager

Antonio Hunter

Security Guard

Leroy Jackson

Security Guard

Corey Jackson

Peer Advocate

Briona Jones

Client Access Associate I

Samantha Jones

CMA

Crystal Lee

Lead Scheduler

Dominique Lyons

Client Access Associate I

Asia Mabry

Client Access Associate I

Deidre Minor

Client Access Associate I

Gregory Myerrs

Client Access Associate I

Roshaud Oswald

CMA

Allison Payne

Client Access Associate I

Angela Robinson

Client Access Associate I

Pat Scott

Medical Records Manager

Danielle Shields

Client Access Associate I

Kiaira Simpson

CMA

Daniel Smith

Security Guard

Chelsey Wanjohi

Client Access Associate I

Kenny Willis

Client Access Associate II

Management Team


Kevin Lindamood

President & CEO

Tonii Gedin, DNP, RN

Chief Quality Officer

Keiren Havens

Chief Strategy Officer

Nilesh Kalyanaraman, MD, FACP

Chief Health Officer

Maria Martins-Evora

Chief Administrative Officer

Thomas Welliver

Chief Financial Officer

Jan Caughlan, LCSW-C

Vice President of Behavioral Health

Years of experience: 30

Years at Health Care for the Homeless: 24

Interest/specialty: Brain injury/cognitive rehabilitation, program development, team building, mental health therapy

Molly Rath

Vice President of Communications

Adrienne Trustman, MD

Vice President of Medicine

Chauna Brocht, LCSW-C

Director of Supportive Services

Years of experience: 11

Years at Health Care for the Homeless: 10

Interest/specialty: Trauma-informed care, relationships between mental and physical health, meditation and mindfulness, LGBT health care

Aisha Darby

Director of Clinic Operations

Barbara DiPietro

Senior Director of Policy

Kevin Feldt

Director of Development

Jannatul Ferdous, LCSW-C

Director of Behavioral Health Services

Years of experience: 10

Years at Health Care for the Homeless: 10

Interest/specialty: Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy and (shorter term) solution-focused brief therapy

Margaret Flanagan, LGSW

Director of Public Grants

Laura Garcia, FNP

Director of Adult Medicine

Skills: Hepatitis C, long-acting contraception (Nexplanon)

Interest/specialty: Family health, women's health, chronic disease management

Tyler Gray, MD

Medical Director—West Baltimore

Tosha Hershey

Director of Human Resources

Meredith Johnston, MD

Director of Psychiatry

Education: University of Maryland School of Medicine

Residency: University of Maryland/Sheppard Pratt Psychiatry Residency Program

Skills: Psychopharmacology, Suboxone

Interest/specialty: Severe and chronic mental illness

Kevin Kearney

Director of Information Technology

Katie League, LCSW-C

Director of Community Services

Andrew Oliver

Director of Facilities

Ted Ramsay

Director of Health Informatics

Cynthia Singletary, RN

Director of Nursing

Tobie Smith, MD

Medical Director—Baltimore County

Lisa Stambolis, RN, CPNP

Director of Pediatrics

Todd Studeny, CPA

Director of Finance

Lawanda Williams, LCSW-C

Director of Housing Services