At Edgewood Clinical Services, we have developed a premier counseling practice able to provide counseling and assessments for clients in all phases of life.  Since 2004, we have been committed to expanding our clinical focus in order to create an agency our community can trust and know they can find the individualized support they need.  Our growing clinical staff highlights our diverse skills and specialities as well as our ability to provide guidance and insight across an array of important issues that may be touching your life.  We look forward to hearing from you and assisting in any way we can.

Meet Our Team

Clinicians

Adam Russo, LCSW

Chairman & CEO
South Naperville

Adam formerly served as an administrator at a local behavioral health facility, and subsequently founded Edgewood Clinical Services in 2004. During Adam’s 15 years of post-Masters experience, he has provided clinical services to all populations in the inpatient, outpatient, and residential settings.

Rebecca Gadomski, LCSW

President & COO
South Naperville & Lisle

With over 10 years of clinical experience through both community programs and private practice, Rebecca continues to enjoy working with adult women and teens around managing everyday stressors as well as balancing the never ending challenges life presents to our families.

Kate Culen, LCSW

Chief Clinical Officer
South Naperville & Lisle

With many years invested in working with children & families, Kate has found additional interests in working with couples, substance abuse issues and work related struggles.

Peter Nichols, MD

Board Certified Psychiatrist

  Dr. Nichols comes to us from California where he earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Berkeley and was a varsity letterman for the Track and Field Team. He later obtained both a Master’s of Health Services Administration and his Medical Degree from the university of Southern California.  He came to Illinois []

Joseph McNally, MD

Board Certified Psychiatrist

Dr. Joseph McNally, MD earned his B.S. in Biology at Creighton University; attended medical school at Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine; completed his general psychiatry residency at the University of Michigan Hospitals in Ann Arbor; and did his fellowship at the University of Chicago Hospitals in child and adolescent psychiatry. In addition to outpatient []

Courtney Wiseman, MD

Board Certified Psychiatrist
North Naperville

Dr. Wiseman received her undergraduate degree with honors from the University of Notre Dame and earned her medical degree from Georgetown University in 2001. She completed her residency in Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2005 while simultaneously earning her masters degree in public health. After graduating from residency, she moved to []

Akshatha Shetty, MD

Board Certified Psychiatrist
South Naperville

Dr Shetty is Board Certified in General Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She is trained in evaluating and treating mental health disorders in outpatient and inpatient settings. Dr Shetty has been working …

Manjinder (Ruby) Brar, MD

Board Certified Psychiatrist
North Naperville

Dr. Manjinder (Ruby) Brar, Board-Certified Psychiatrist, considers a patient’s environment, life experiences, physical andpsychological factors when diagnosing and treating emotional issues. Her comprehensive yet balanced approach puts adults struggling with depression, bipolar conditions, addictions, ADHD, schizophrenia, PTSD, and more on the path to a more fulfilling life. Dr. Brar earned an MD from Saba University []

Dr. Yae Lee, MD

Board Certified Psychiatrist
South Naperville

Dr. Yae Rim Lee, Board-Certified Psychiatrist, provides psychiatric care to both adolescents and adults. Through comprehensive evaluation and using a biopsychosocial model, she creates treatment plans for patients with affective disorders, anxiety issues (including PTSD), and chemical dependencies. Dr. Lee earned an MD from Chonbuk National University in South Korea.  She completed her residency in []

Tiffany Mateo, MD

Board Certified Psychiatrist
Lisle

Dr. Tiffany Mateo is a Board Certified Psychiatrist who specializes in treating children and adolescents. She earned her bachelor’s degree at Washington University in St. Louis and graduated from medical school at the University of Rochester School of Medicine. She completed residency at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and fellowship training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry []

Arturo Ventura, MSN, RN, APRN, PMHNP-BC, FNP-BC

Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
North Naperville

Art Ventura is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with more than 25 years of psychiatric nursing experience.  Art completed his nursing school at the University of Santo Tomas in the Philippines, obtained his masters degree at Chamberlain College of Nursing and his postmasters certification in psychiatric nursing at Regis College. Being licensed []

Heidi Napolitano, APRN

Advanced Practice Nurse
South Naperville

Heidi Napolitano APRN is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Heidi is an Honors graduate of Olivet Nazarene University and is currently enrolled in a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Post-Masters Certificate program at Washburn University.  She has worked in mental health for the past 8 years in various roles including inpatient and outpatient psychiatric nursing, []

Angela Olson, LCPC

Clinical Director
South Naperville

Angela is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the State of Illinois and a National Certified Counselor. Angela received her Bachelors Degree in Psychology from Michigan State University, and Masters Degree from the Adler School of Professional Psychology. Angela has been working in the field of psychology since 2001 and has experience in a variety of capacities and settings including community mental health, residential,..

Daniel Laluna, PsyD

Clinical Psychology Manager
South Naperville & North Naperville

Dr. Daniel Laluna, originally from the Chicago area, is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist at Edgewood Clinical Services. He completed his undergraduate education at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in psychology. He obtained his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (PsyD) from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology with a concentration in []

Julie Peterson, PsyD

Clinical Psychology Supervisor
North Naperville & South Naperville

Dr. Julie Peterson is a licensed clinical psychologist at Edgewood Clinical Services. Dr. Peterson received her undergraduate education from North Central College, where she earned her Bachelors in psychology and minor in conflict resolution.  She then completed her Masters in Counseling Psychology and Doctor of Psychology degrees from Adler University with a concentration in marriage []

Nora Ochoa, LCPC

Clinical Manager
Lisle & Plainfield

Nora is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the State of Illinois.  She earned her Bachelors in Applied Psychology from the University of Illinois at Chicago and her Master’s in Counseling from National Louis University.   Nora has experience working with a variety of areas and populations.  She has worked in an IOP, office, residential, []

Amy Henderson, LCPC

Clinical Supervisor
Plainfield

Amy is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and Choice Theory/Reality Therapy Certified. Amy earned her Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Counseling from Governors State University in 2010…

Angie Martin, LCPC

Clinical Supervisor
North Naperville

Angie is a Licensed Professional Counselor who believes that each of us has the ability within ourselves for health and self-fulfillment. Sometimes we need an objective observer and fellow traveler to help us uncover our unique potential and strengths and Angie is prepared to be that person. Angie earned her Bachelor’s degree from Whittier College in California and her Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Benedictine University in Lisle, Illinois…

Carolyn Klinkert, LCPC

Clinical Supervisor
Lisle

Carolyn Klinkert is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the state of Illinois. She earned her Bachelors degree in Human Services and Counseling through Old Dominion University in 2005 and her Masters degree in Community Agency Counseling from Saint Xavier University in 2007. Carolyn’s previous positions have included: therapist for survivors of sexual trauma, psychotherapist []

Ashley Wooley, LMFT

Clinical Supervisor
South Naperville

Ashley is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Illinois. She earned her Master’s in Applied Family and Child Studies with a Specialization in Marriage and Family Therapy from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa. []

Tonya Battle, PsyD, LCPC

Post-Doctoral Fellow
South Naperville

Dr. Battle is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with over 15 years’ experience working with children, adolescents, adults, couples and families, in a variety of settings including in-home care, private practice, therapeutic day schools, K-12 schools, and community mental health facilities. She welcomes clients from different ethnic backgrounds, religious affiliations, and sexual orientations. She works []

Kevin Sprenkle, PsyD

Post-Doctoral Fellow
North Naperville

Dr. Kevin Sprenkle earned his Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in the spring of 2016. Prior to his graduate education, Dr. Sprenkle earned his B.A. in Psychology from Point Park University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Dr. Sprenkle has four years of clinical experience working with children, adolescents and adults in []

Nicole Thompson Wilson, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist
South Naperville

Dr. Thompson Wilson is a licensed psychologist in both Illinois and California. Dr. Thompson Wilson graduated with a Bachelors of Science in psychology from Western Illinois University in  2004 and earned a Doctorate of Clinical psychology from Argosy University in 2008. Dr. Thompson Wilson enjoys working with people of all ages,  but  has extensive experience []

Brittany Nelson, PsyD

Post-Doctoral Fellow
North Naperville

Dr. Brittany Nelson earned her PsyD in Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in the Summer of 2018. Prior to her graduate education, Dr. Nelson earned her B.S. in Psychology from Loyola University Chicago. Dr. Nelson has five years of clinical experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in a variety of []

Ednalice Pagan-Romney, PsyD, LCPC

Clinical Therapist
North Naperville

Dr. Pagan Romney has over 15 years of experience working with children, adolescents, and adults. She obtained a doctorate in Clinical Psychology from The Illinois School of Professional Psychology in Chicago, and prior, a Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Universidad del Turabo in Puerto Rico. She later completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship in child & []

Kristin Clifford, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist
South Naperville

Dr. Kristin Clifford is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Illinois who has been working professionally in the mental health field since 2008. She graduated from the Adler School of Professional Psychology with her doctorate in clinical psychology. Her training and clinical experience is varied and includes providing biofeedback and meditation at Northwestern University’s Stress Management []

Megan Sullivan, PsyD

Post-Doctoral Fellow
South Naperville

Dr. Megan Sullivan earned her Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in the Summer of 2017. Prior to her graduate education, Dr. Sullivan earned her B.A. in Psychology from Aurora University in Aurora, Illinois. Dr. Sullivan has over five years of clinical experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in []

Jessica Adams, PsyD

Post-Doctoral Fellow
North Naperville

Jessica Adams earned her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Midwestern University in Downers Grove, Illinois.  Prior to her graduate education, Dr. Adams earned her B.A. in Psychology from North Central College in Naperville, Illinois.  Dr. Adams has five years of clinical experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in a variety of settings, including private []

Kate Stevens, LPC

Therapist
Plainfield

Kate is a Licensed Professional Counselor at Edgewood Clinical Services. She received her undergraduate degree at North Central College in Naperville, Illinois and transitioned on to receive her Masters in Counseling Psychology with a concentration in Child and Adolescent Treatment at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in Chicago, Illinois. Kate has serviced clients in []

Marta Jarka, LPC

Therapist
North Naperville

Marta is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Illinois and is fluent in Polish. She earned her Bachelors in Psychology and her Masters in Clinical Psychology from Benedictine University. Marta completed her clinical internship at Central DuPage Hospital where she worked in the adult Partial Hospitalization and Intensive Outpatient behavioral health unit. She []

Megan Heniff, AMFT

Therapist
Lisle

Megan received her master’s degree at Adler University with focus in Couples and Family therapy. She received her Bachelor’s degree at Northern Illinois University majoring in Family and Individual Development. Megan has previous experience working in clinical, school, and residential settings as a systemic counselor. Her work experience ranges from children with ADHD, adolescents and []

Daniel Sterdt, LPC

Therapist
Plainfield and Lisle

Daniel received his undergraduate degree from Goucher College in Baltimore, Maryland and holds a Masters in Gerontological Counseling. With a strong background in Adlerian and Humanistic psychology, Dan enjoys working with individuals of diverse age groups, cultures, and life experiences. He believes in the therapeutic nature of a warm, trusting, and non-judgmental relationship, as well []

Amy Medlin, LCPC

Clinical Therapist
South Naperville

Amy Medlin is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) and graduate of Northern Illinois University’s Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program. She provides individual and group therapy for children, adolescents and adults. Amy began her journey in the mental health field more than twelve years ago working with survivors of domestic and sexual violence, and has []

Kristin Marshall, LPC

Clinical Therapist
North Naperville

Kristin is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Illinois. She earned her Bachelors in Psychology from Northern Illinois University and her Master’s in Counseling from St. Xavier University. Kristin has experience working with children, adolescents, adults and families through a variety of services. Kristin has worked in community mental health, office, home-based and []

Tara Cassidy, LCSW

Clinical Therapist
North Naperville

Tara is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who earned her Bachelors degree in Psychology from Northern Illinois University and her Masters in Social Work from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Tara provides a genuine atmosphere of acceptance and warmth to help individuals feel empowered to tackle the challenges in their lives. Tara has experience []

Kirsten Knight, LCPC

Clinical Therapist
South Naperville

Kirsten is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor at Edgewood Clinical Services. She received her undergraduate degree from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale and transitioned on to receive her Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Lewis University in Romeoville, Illinois. Kirsten has serviced clients in several settings including a residential treatment facility, psychiatric []

Victoria Astrosky, LPC

Therapist
Lisle

Victoria is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Illinois. She received her Master’s Degree in Counseling Education from Southern Illinois University of Carbondale and her Bachelor’s in Psychology from Southern Illinois University of Edwardsville. She has previous experience working in an outpatient setting with adults, couples, and Veterans with a wide range of []

Amber LeFevour, LMFT

Lead Clinical Therapist
North Naperville

Amber is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Illinois. She received her Masters of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy from Northern Illinois University, following a Bachelors of Science in Psychology from Bradley University. Amber’s focus has always been on children and families. She has gained much experience with foster care []

Jodi Metcalf, LMFT

Clinical Therapist
South Naperville

Jodi is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of Illinois. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from North Park University in Chicago and her Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy from Fuller Theological Seminary in the School of Psychology in Pasadena, CA. Jodi has experience working with a []

Shobana Shanmugavelayutham, LCPC

Clinical Therapist
North Naperville

Shobana is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor. Shobana received her undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She earned her graduate degree in Counseling from DePaul University. Shobana has provided counseling services in therapeutic day schools, community and residential settings. She has a passion for working with children, adolescents and young adults. She []

Samantha Rose, LSW

Therapist
South Naperville

Samantha is a Licensed Social Worker in the state of Illinois.  Originally from Kansas, she earned her Masters of Social Work from Washburn University in 2013.  Samantha earned her B.S. in Sociology with a concentration in Applied Behavioral Science from the University of Kansas.   Samantha has experience working with all ages, in a variety []

Katie Sheehan, LSW

Therapist
South Naperville

Katie received her Master of Social Work degree from Aurora University. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Hope College in Holland, Michigan. She has previous experience in clinical, home, and school settings as an ABA therapist. She has experience working with children and adolescents on the Autism Spectrum, with developmental delays, as well []

Gary Michelsen, LCPC

Clinical Therapist
Lisle

Gary is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor who has worked with individuals, couples, and families in a variety of settings, including schools, hospitals, residential placements, private homes, and social service agencies.  He utilizes a non-judgmental strength-based treatment approach and sees himself as an advocate for each client.  Gary believes everyone has the capacity for change []

Michele Racanelli LCPC, CADC

Clinical Therapist
Lisle

Michele is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor. Michele received her Bachelors Degree in Psychology from Elmhurst College and Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology from Lewis University. After completing graduate school, she returned to the classroom to earn a certificate in addictions counseling. Michele has been working in the field []

Mary D’Adam, MA, CADC

Clinical Therapist
Lisle

Mary D’Adam, MA, CADC, creates a calm, inviting space where clients feel safe to explore their struggles and collaborate on ways to move forward when ready. Mary received a BSW from Illinois State University and an MA from Governors State University. Her previous experience includes work as a residential counselor, community support specialist, and group []

Patti Lorenzo, LPC

Clinical Therapist
Lisle

Patti Lorenzo, LPC, helps clients find a their unique set of skills to achieve quality of life despite any conditions. She guides them to develop new ways to manage current issues and cope with stressful situations. Patti received a BA from School of the Art Institute of Chicago and an MA in counseling from National []

Tony Rio, LCPC

Clinical Therapist
Lisle

Tony is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the State of Illinois. He earned his Master’s degree in Forensic Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology and his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Bradley University. Tony has been working in the field of psychology since 2003 in community mental health, residential and various forensic []

Annie Tormos, LCPC

Clinical Therapist
Lisle

Annie is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the state of Illinois.  She is also a National Certified Counselor. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from North Central College in Naperville, Illinois and her Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Benedictine University in Lisle Illinois. Annie is skilled in CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy), []

Mike Hobart, LPC

Clinical Therapist
North Naperville

Mike is a licensed professional counselor in the state of Illinois. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and his Master of Science in Clinical Psychology from Benedictine University. In the years between, Mike explored careers in various fields and worked extensively in the helping professions before []

Michelle Rogers, LCSW, CADC

Clinical Therapist
North Naperville

Michelle Rogers is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.  She graduated from DePaul University with her undergrad and Aurora University with her Masters in Social Work. Michelle is experienced working with adolescents, adults, and families.  Her knowledge base includes partnering with individuals or family’s struggling with addiction, PTSD/trauma, depression, anxiety, bereavement, anger, stress, as well as []

Kristina Staack, LCPC, LCSW, LMFT

Clinical Therapist
North Naperville

Kristina Staack is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the state of Illinois. Kristina completed her undergraduate education at DePaul University, earning a Bachelor’s degree in psychology. Kristina then went on to obtain her Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counselor from the Adler School of Professional Psychology. Kristina has spent the last few years []

Erica Bell, LMFT

Lead Clinical Therapist
South Naperville

Erica is Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Illinois. She earned her Master’s in Applied Family and Child Studies with a Specialization in Marriage and Family Therapy from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from DePaul University in Chicago, IL. Erica has experience working []

Lynwood Morriss, LMFT

Clinical Therapist
North Naperville

Lynwood is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of Illinois. He completed a two-year training program in Marriage and Family Therapy from the Family Institute of Chicago, a Master of Divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and a Doctor of Ministry degree from Ashland Seminary.  He comes with over 30 years of []

Cecilia Deandresi, LCPC

Clinical Therapist
North Naperville

Cecilia is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the state of Illinois and a National Certified Counselor. Cecilia received her Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Chicago State University. Cecilia has experience working in a variety of settings including community mental health, residential, hospitals and volunteered to help those in the community. Cecilia []

Megan France, LCPC

Clinical Therapist
Lisle

Megan France, LCPC, strives to connect clients to their own internal strength and wisdom so that ultimately they become their own therapist. She loves helping clients reach their goals and heal past wounds. Megan earned a BA from Gordon College and an MA from Wheaton College. Her previous experience includes clinical management positions as well []

Gina Snavlin, LCPC

Clinical Therapist
Plainfield

Gina Snavlin is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor who specializes in working with adults and couples. She believes that therapy is a unique and individualized experience, and works closely to help clients identify and create meaningful changes in their personal lives. She utilizes an integrative approach, drawing from cognitive therapy and dialectical behavioral therapy, as []

Lauren Polcyn, LCPC

Staff Development Coordinator
South Naperville & Lisle

Clinical Therapist Lauren Polcyn is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor through the State of Illinois as well as being a National Certified Counselor. Lauren is a graduate from Valparaiso University, where she earned her Master of Arts degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. She received her Bachelor of Psychology degree from Eastern Illinois University. Lauren []

Melissa Grupe, PhD, LCPC

Clinical Therapist
South Naperville

Melissa is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with a Masters in Clinical Psychology and a Doctorate Degree in International Psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. She completed her undergraduate education at Alverno College, where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree conferred with Honors with a Psychology major and minor in Global Studies. Melissa has []

Stacey Belmonte, LCPC

Clinical Therapist
Plainfield

Stacey Belmonte is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor; graduated from Northeastern Illinois University with a Masters of Arts Degree in Community Counseling.   She received a Bachelor degree from Eastern Illinois University with a Sociology major/ minor in Psychology.  Stacey has worked with families that have children with developmental delays for many years; supporting and advocating []

Deborah Brozewski, LCPC, CADC

Clinical Coordinator
South Naperville

Deb is a Certified Alcohol and other Drug Counselor and a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the state of Illinois. Deb received her undergraduate degree in psychology from Northern Illinois University…

Barbara Henry, LCPC, ATR-BC

Clinical Therapist
Plainfield

Barbara is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the State of Illinois with the added bonus of being a registered Art Therapist, with her Masters, in Art therapy, trained at Adler School of Professional Psychology in Chicago…

Holly Mauer, LPC

Clinical Therapist
South Naperville & Plainfield

Holly is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Illinois. Holly received her Bachelor Degree in Psychology from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and her Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Valparaiso University. Holly has experience in working with adults going through all stages of life. She works with individuals and families, as []

Roseann Murray. LCPC, CADC

Clinical Therapist
Plainfield

Roseann is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) and a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) in the State of Illinois. Roseann received her CADC after completing a two-year degree in Addictions Studies. She then received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from Lewis University. Roseann has experience providing mental health counseling services to children, adolescents, families and adults with various issues and needs, including mood disorders, family issues, anger management, stress management…

Alyssa Antos

Clinical Therapist
South Naperville

Alyssa received her Master of Social Work degree from Aurora University. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Social Work from Lewis University. She has previous experience in an in-home therapeutic environment as an ABA therapist for children on the Autism Spectrum. She also has experience working with children and adolescents through individual therapy and family []

Debbie Sternecky

Clinical Intern
South Naperville

Debbie Sternecky is a clinical intern receiving her Master of Social Work Degree from Aurora University. She earned a Master of Education Degree from Northern Illinois University and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Debbie has been a teacher for over 30 years, at the university, college, []

Rachel Ibrahim

Clinical Intern, South Naperville

Catherine Schumacher

Clinical Intern, South Naperville

Administrative Staff

Ava Howard

Client Services Director

Megan Letts

Human Resources Director

Megan received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Elmhurst College and a Master’s of Science in Human Resources Management from Roosevelt University.  Megan holds several certifications including a Leadership Coaching Specialist (LCS), Society for Human Resources Management Certified Professional (SHRM-CP), and a Professional Human Resources (PHR) designation.   Megan has been a practicing Human Resources professional []

Amber Franco

Psychiatry Department Director

Amber Franco was born and raised in Albany Park, Chicago, IL. She attended a community college for two years before transferring to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for two years to complete her bachelor’s degree. With an undergraduate degree in psychology, Amber worked direct care and administration for 5 years at an inpatient mental []

Angie Stiner

Facilities Manager

Angie joins Edgewood as the Facilities Manager to manage our front desk teams at all three locations. She has a background in Medical Administration and management. She loves team building and helping people reach their goals. Her outgoing personality and enthusiasm make her a wonderful asset to the Edgewood Team!

Amanda Kunzer, CADC

Community Relations Manager

Amanda received her Bachelor of Science from Northern Illinois University; with an emphasis on Child and Family Studies. Amanda is currently a Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor, a member of the National Anger Management Association and holds an Anger Management Specialist Certification.

Laurie Stone

Intake Manager

Laurie joins Edgewood as the Intake Manager and received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh. She has several years of experience in human resources and social services. Her varied business background will make her a true asset to the team. She has a passion for people, animals, and all Pittsburgh sports! She []

Jennifer O’Malley

Billing Manager

Jennifer O’Malley is Billing Manager and is located out of our Business Office. She joins us with many years of experience in management and administration in corporate and healthcare settings. She is compassionate and enjoys helping others. In her free time, she loves to cook, read, and spend time with her family.

Michelle Jasmer, LSW

Psychiatric Coordinator

Michelle received her Bachelors of Science from Ball State University, her Masters of Social Work from Aurora University, and currently holds her LSW.  She most recently has worked in the inpatient behavioral health setting with adults who were struggling with severe anxiety, depression, psychosis, and behavioral issues. She has a passion for helping people and []

Tricia Kidd

Psychiatric Coordinator

Tricia Kidd comes to Edgewood Clinical Services with 19 years of Mental Health Case Management experience. Previously she worked at a non-for-profit as a Crisis Stabilization Counselor. She is able to diagnose, evaluate, and link clients to needed services. She has extensive experience in crisis intervention and stabilization, frequently using humor to help deescalate situations. []

Colleen Writt

Intake Coordinator

Colleen received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice from Loras College. She is also in the process of earning her Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC).  Colleen has experience working in both the mental health and criminal justice fields and is excited to be an Intake Coordinator at ECS!

Carol Ramos

Intake Coordinator

Carol Ramos is a native of Dublin, Ireland and has been in the United States for 14 years. Originally an executive trainer for a large European multinational company, Carol brings to Edgewood a wealth of international/multicultural customer service expertise…

Ricky Spain, LSW

Clinical Intake Specialist

Ricky Spain, Jr. joins Edgewood Clinical Services as our Clinical Intake Specialist. Ricky received his Master of Social Work degree from Aurora University with a specialization in clinical social work practice. Ricky has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in an outpatient behavioral health setting. Ricky also worked as a residential support specialist, where []

Jeauvon Perry

Cash Applications Representative

Jeauvon Perry, our Cash Applications Representative comes to Edgewood with over 7 years of cash posting experience. He has also gained valuable experience in many aspects of the billing cycle including accounts receivable, invoice processing, and account reconciliation. Jeauvon loves spending time with his wife and his three children in his spare time!

Carla Latham

Administrative Assistant

Carla Latham is our evening receptionist who brings with her many years of valuable administrative experience. Prior to working at ECS, Carla was responsible for coordinating and organizing numerous complex business projects…

Trinetta McCombs

Billing Specialist

Hannah Bekermeier

Human Resources Generalist

Hannah received her bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Leadership Studies from Indiana Wesleyan University.  She has experience streamlining organizational and personal goals as well as improving processes and systems.  Hannah believes that when systems are simplified overall organizational functionality increases, and each person is able to do his or her job more effectively.  She loves to []

Vicky Hunter

Front Desk Manager

Lacie Wallace

Administrative Coordinator

Mary Schwarz

Front Desk Supervisor

Mary joins Edgewood as a part of our front desk team.  She has a friendly, welcoming personality, which helps her assist clients with whatever they may need. In her free time, Mary enjoys spending time her husband and three boys. She also enjoys restoring vintage home decor and painting.

Marty Hammond

Front Desk Team Lead

Marty joins Edgewood as a Front Desk Team Lead at our Naperville location.  She has 25 plus years in Customer Service in a retail setting.   She has a friendly and upbeat personality, which makes it easy to assist clients with their needs.  In her free time she likes photography, volunteering at Loaves and Fishes, and []

Maria Beran

Front Desk Receptionist

Bonnie Phelps

Front Desk Receptionist

Bonnie joins Edgewood with a Bachelor Degree in Psychology and is currently completing her Master’s Degree in Counseling for Ministry at Loyola University at Chicago. She brings extensive experience in healthcare management, with a particular focus on holistic and complementary health and wellness. Her greatest passion is assisting others on their path of health and []

Meganne Benjamin

Front Desk Receptionist

Meganne joins Edgewood as part of our front desk team for both South and North Naperville offices. She comes to us with many years experience in customer services, and her smile and positive attitude is welcoming for our clients.

Maryssa DeNardo

Front Desk Receptionist

Sue Burns

Front Desk Receptionist

Susan Burns joins Edgewood Clinical Services as an even Front Desk Receptionist bring with her many years of administrative experience.  Sue has just returned to Illinois from South Carolina where she spent several years raising Dobermans.  In her spare time, Sue likes to spend time with her grandchildren, along with reading and crafting.

Brittany Gibson

Human Resources Assistant

Brittany received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Interpersonal Communications from the University of Illinois. During her undergraduate program, she worked at Edgewood as an intern and is now joining Edgewood part-time as an administrative assistant. Brittany is beginning her first year at Wheaton College, pursuing a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology.

Rose Giuliana

Registration Coordinator

Rose joins Edgewood as a Registration Coordinator. She has many years of experience in the healthcare setting, and her compassion and friendly personality make people feel welcomed and comfortable. In her free time, Rose enjoys spending time with her grand babies.

Tammy Hanc

Billing Representative

Tammy joins Edgewood as our Billing Representative and comes with of many years of administrative experience in the healthcare field. She specializes in helping clients understand the benefit and billing process, and collaborates with each client to help resolve all issues.  Tammy loves contributing towards a positive team environment and always works to create excellent client interactions. []

Denise Harrison

Registration Coordinator

Denise joins us as a Registration Coordinator, and has extensive experience in customer service, administrative support, and corporate training. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication from Aurora University and is excited to be a part of an organization where she feels she can make a difference. She feels a positive attitude can help maneuver []

Laura Hofman

Front Desk Coordinator

Laura received her B.S. Business and Marketing degree from Miami of Ohio, and has extensive experience in customer service, office management, and operations. She loves helping people, and her friendly and caring personality is a huge asset to Edgewood.

Tina Nenoff

Front Desk Receptionist

Tina Nenoff joins Edgewood with extensive experience in customer relations. Her calming, friendly, and welcoming presence make a great addition to the front desk team. In her free time, she loves spending time with her family.

Kristin Wilhelm

Front Desk Coordinator

Kristin joins Edgewood as a part of our front desk team. She has many years of valuable customer service experience, which she will utilize to handle all client needs. In her free time Kristin enjoys reading suspense novels and having family game night with her husband and three children.

Barbara Young

Front Desk Receptionist Team Lead

Barbara Young has joined our administrative team and will primarily be managing the Front Desk Reception position in our Plainfield office. Barb comes to us with several years of administrative assistant experience and a fabulous energy she continues to share with our clients…

Balbina Najera

Front Desk Receptionist

Ariel Chambers

Front Desk Receptionist

Jennifer Cross

Front Desk Receptionist

If you're interested in joining our team of dynamic professionals, please email your resume to us at employment@edgewoodclinicalservices.com!

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