PADS Lake County
1800 Grand Ave.
Waukegan, Illinois 60085

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 Deputy Executive Director 123
Stephen Love Community Partnership Coordinator 127
Suzanne Christensen Director of Administration 100
Melvin Ford Director of Programs 114
Sandy Stephens Director of Operations & Services 124
Thomas Plaga Social Worker 109
Lori Lewis Advanced Practice Nurse 115
Christen White Family Center Program Manager  
Bill Follins Client Advocate  
Veronica Wade Client Advocate  
Front Desk (general inquiries) 116