Contact Us

You can reach PADS by calling 847.689.4357.

To reach a staff member by telephone, please dial our main number and enter an extension when prompted.

General inquiries can also be sent via email to

Name Title Extension
Joel Williams Executive Director 122
Meghan Powell-Filler, LCPC Deputy Executive Director 123
Christen White Community Partnership Coordinator 127
Suzanne Christensen Director of Administration 100
Melvin Ford Director of Supportive Services 114
Sandy Stephens Director of Shelter 124
Christine Jabeneau, LCPC Program Manager  
Thomas Plaga Social Worker  
Lori Lewis Advanced Practice Nurse  
Christen White Family Center Program Manager  
Adriana Lay
Intake Coordinator
Lauren Smith
Case Manager
Bill Follins Client Advocate  
Barbara McCarty Client Advocate  
Diana Spathis
Case Manager
Daisy Felix
Healthcare Advocate  
General Inquiries