Pearl Buck Center offers people with disabilities and their families quality choices and supports to achieve their goals.


Our Staff

Administrative Staff

Richard Smith
Director of Software Solutions
Robin Simmons
Infrastructure Manager
Stephanie Beeck
Chief Operating Officer
Margaret Theisen
Executive Director
Mark Marzullo
Human Resource and Safety Director

Adult Services Staff

Amanda Pattee
Life Enhancing Activities Program (LEAP) Supervisor
Deanna Ruge
Client Services Supervisor

Community Services Staff

Brooke Bodewitz
Supported Living Manager
Jillian Patras
Supported Living Assistant Manager
Linda Cox
Community Employment Coordinator
Karlie Edwards
Community Employment Assistant Manager
Holly Powell
Director of Community Services

Preschool & Family Support Staff

Sophie Stipek
Preschool Assistant Director
Lise Schellman
Preschool Director

Resource Development Staff

Chelsea Ingram
Resource Development Associate
Sheila Grossman
Grant Writer

Vocational Academy Staff

Will Bucknum
Vocational Academy Instructor
Barbara Sloat
Vocational Academy Director