Administrative Staff

Karen Knavel

Chief Executive Officer

Phone: (216) 481-1909 x224

Melanie Carnes

Chief Strategy Officer

Phone: (216) 481-1909 x249

Linda Malicki

Resource Development Director

Phone: (216) 481-1909 x249

Amie Espinoza-Gonzalez

Chief Operating Officer

Phone: (216) 481-1909 x253

Kathleen Gustafson

Michelle Meyer

Director of Human Resources

Phone: (216) 481-1909 x203

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Sharde Morgan
Senior Manager of Inclusion Services
Phone: (216) 215-8296 x227

Mike Laheta

Chief Financial Officer

Phone: (216) 481-1909 x219

Jenna Allen

Director of Quality and Compliance

Phone: (216) 481-1909 x208


Anna Kacki

Director of Finance

Phone: (216) 481-1909 x271

Maria Hamler
Senior Program Manager
Phone: (216) 481-1909 

Board of Directors - Officers

Adam Fletcher, Esq.


BakerHostetler LLP

Michael Huber, MD

Vice Chair

Acute Care Specialists LLC

Philip Angelo, Esq.


Huntington Capital Markets

Jeff Mordaunt


Stout Risius Ross

Board of Directors - Directors

Kristen Huber

Acute Care Specialist LLC

Symone McClain

Cater Global

Richard Ebner

Christine Ament


Steve Kachur

Consolidated Precision Products

Michael Primrose, Esq.

Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP

Timothy A. Savona

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Joyce Bresler

Director Emeritus

Joan Schecter

Director Emeritus