Protecting and nurturing children and families since 1892.

Leadership Team and Staff

"During a family emergency, the staff was wonderful to me - asking how things were and praying for us. It was great to know that they are not only caring for my child, but whole family as well."

~ CDC Parent

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Leadership Team

Jeff Gress
President & CEO
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Keri Hattan
Vice President & COO
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Sandy Garza
Development & Marketing Director
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Jason Colby
Finance Director
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Donna Ashley
Program Services Director
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Senior Staff

Kelsey Sepich
Crisis Nursery Coordinator
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Rebecca Petentler
Child Development Centers Coordinator
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Sarah Chapman
Family Services Coordinator
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Jennifer Simmons
Volunteer Coordinator
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