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Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Meet members of our Leadership Team and Board of Directors

Michelle Meyer

Executive Director

P: (630) 405-7137

Alisa Neary

Clinical Director

P: (630) 897-0084 ext. 103

Kathy Melone

Advancement Director

P: (630) 499-5975

Sharon Filiaggi

Finance Director

P: (630) 423-5682

Karin Mulder

Human Resources Director

P: (630) 423-7860

Melissa Dempsey

Grants Manager

P: (630) 506-6899

Rebecca Laudati

Residential Services Manager

P: (630) 897-0084 ext. 138

Jenaleigh Turner

Community Engagement Manager

P: (630) 897-0084 ext. 162

Samantha Hoover

Family Services Manager

P: (630) 897-0084 ext. 137

Shelia Gray

Legal Advocacy Manager

P: (630) 897-0084 ext. 105

Rhonda Annala

Prevention Education Manager

P: (630) 897-0084 ext. 107

Stephanie Adamson

Counseling Services Manager

P: (630) 897-0084 ext. 125

Nicole Lay

Substance Use Prevention Manager

P: (630) 897-1003 x237

Julie Ford

Volunteer Program Administrator

P: (630) 897-0084 ext. 104

Andi Danis


Retired, Aurora University

Marlene Deck

Vice President/Treasurer/Finance Chair

Sr Mortgage Banker, Compass Mortgage, Inc.

Deborah Gurley

Vice President/Resource and Development Chair

Real Estate Broker, Miscella Real Estate

Dr. Renae Franiuk

Vice President/Board Governance Committee Chair

Professor of Psychology, Aurora University

Steve Schultz

Secretary/Walk for Hope Chair

Controller/Office Manager, LPS Pavement Co.

Anne Barrett

Board Member

Health Care Professional

Dr. Salvador Cardenas, Jr.

Board Member

Owner, Fairview Dental

Yahara Chavez

Board Member

Client Services Manager

Katie Frazier

Senior Director Store Operations Business Development, Ulta Beauty

Neil F. Harnen, MBA, CFP

Board Member

President, Harnen Wealth Management

Jeremy Lime

Board Member

Attorney, Immigration Law Office of Jeremy Lime

Jessica Moreno

Board Member

Assistant Dean, Waubonsee Community College

Jamie Mosser

Board Member

Kane County State's Attorney

Paroma Mukherjee

Nonprofit Fundraising Professional, The Network: Advocating Against Domestic Violence

Kaleshia Page

Board Member

Government and Regulatory Affairs Manager, Comcast

George Sterling

Board Member

George Sterling, CPA

Sharon Surrett

Board Member

Licensed Insurance Agent, Specializing in Long-Term Care Solutions, ACSIA Partners

Dana Tiechart

Board Member

Retired High School Teacher

Interested in Joining the Mutual Ground
Board of Directors?

We are looking to diversify our Board of Directors to better represent the individuals we serve!
Please contact Michelle Meyer at mmeyer@mutualground.org if the opportunity of joining the Mutual Ground Board of Directors interests you.