Our Staff

Meet Our Leadership Team

An interesting fact about our Leadership Team:

Three members of our Leadership Team have been with us for more than eight years. In fact, two of them have been on staff for ten or more years!

What does that mean?

It means that they’re committed to our mission, that they’re experts in their fields, and that they like working together. We think that’s a pretty great foundation for success.

James C. Durrah II

Director of Communications

(202) 452-8926 x 294

media@miriamskitchen.org

Bob Glennon, LICSW

Clinical Director

(202) 452-8926x243

Mei Yeh Powers

Chief Development Officer

(202) 452-8926 x228

Lara Pukatch, MA

Director of Advocacy

(202) 452-8926 x 242

Kierstin Quinsland, LICSW

Director of Housing

(202) 430-1550

Adam Rocap, LICSW

Deputy Director

(202) 452-8926 x 224

Scott Schenkelberg

President & CEO

(202) 452-8926 x 222

Jessica Walker

Chief Operating Officer

(202) 452-8926 x 291

Meet our advocacy team

Ashley Gorczyca

Advocacy Specialist

(202) 452-8926 x 289

Lara Pukatch, MA

Director of Advocacy

(202) 452-8926 x 242

Jesse Rabinowitz

Advocacy and Campaign Manager

(202) 452-8926 x 246

Meet our case management team

Kate Baasch, MA ATR-BC, LPC

Senior Clinical Case Manager and SOAR Director

(202) 452-8926 x 236

Margaret Hannigan Domínguez, LICSW

Assistant Director of Social Services

(202) 452-8926 x237

Lane Eisenmann

Case Manager

202-452-8926 x241

Claire Fishman

Case Manager

202-452-8926 x241

Sandra Flores, LGSW

Senior Clinical Case Manager

(202) 452-8926 x 239

Esther Ford

Case Manager

(202) 452-8926 x 226

Bob Glennon, LICSW

Clinical Director

(202) 452-8926 x243

Jennifer “Jen” Hightower, BA

Case Manager

(202) 809- 0436

Paul Rahn

Case Manager

Dr. Steve Steury

Psychiatrist

Meet our communications team

James C. Durrah II

Director of Communications

(202) 452-8926 x 294

media@miriamskitchen.org

Kala Johnson

Digital Content Specialist

202.452.8926 x 284

kjohnson@miriamskitchen.org

Meet our development team

Sue Bell

Director of Foundation Relations

(202) 452-8926 x 244

Brenda Segal Bochner

Donor Relations Officer

(202) 452-8926 x 223

Maureen Burke, LICSW

Development Assistant



Kimberly Heller

Donor Engagement Manager

(202) 452-8926 x 285

Mei Yeh Powers

Chief Development Officer

(202) 452-8926 x 228

Elizabeth Truffa

Corporate Partnerships Officer

(202) 452-8926 x 235

Meet our kitchen team

Cheryl Bell

Executive Chef

Marcus May

Executive Sous Chef

Paul Pelt

Executive Sous Chef

Martha Wolf

Volunteer Manager

(202) 452-8926 x 232

volunteer@miriamskitchen.org

Meet our miriam's studio team

Rebeca Carvajal

Senior Art Therapist

Meet our Permanent Supportive Housing team

Solomon Abawi, MS

Senior Case Manager

(202) 430-0836

Tierra Askew

PSH Case Manager

(202) 505-0217

Christine Bryant

PSH Case Manager

(202) 740 -3645

Krystina Cabassa

PSH Case Manager

Nicole Chambers

PSH Case Manager

Patrick Gaitan

PSH Case Manager

Jordan Klebanow

Senior Clinical Case Manager

(202) 430-2851

Jerod Lee

Program Manager

April Little, MPA, BA

PSH Case Manager

202-860-6506

Kierstin Quinsland, LICSW

Director of Housing

(202) 430-1550

Maxx Tapp

PSH Case Manager

Sara Taylor

PSH Site-Based Clinical Program Manager

(202) 430-0836

Meet our security team

Tyrone Coe

Security Manager

Isaiah Leatherwood

Security Officer

Meet our performance management team

Andrea Scallon, MUPDD

Director of Measurement, Evaluation, and Learning

(202) 452-8926 x 292

Angela Smith, CPS

Operations Manager

(202) 452-8926 x 293

Jessica Walker

Chief Operating Officer

(202) 452-8926 x 291

Meet our outreach team

Dehkontee Chanchan

Outreach/Engagement Specialist

Juanita Driver

Outreach SOAR Specialist

Sari Frankel

Outreach Harm Reduction Specialist

(202) 809-2700

Danica Hawkins

Outreach/Engagement Specialist

Adriana Lopez-Piper

Clinical Outreach & Engagement

Keelyn Robey

Clinical Outreach & Engagement

Ger Skerrett

Director of Outreach

(202) 809- 1840

Andy Wassenich

Lead Outreach Coordinator

(202) 809- 3660

Madeline White

Outreach/Engagement Specialist