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


Our Staff

Administrative Staff

Margaret Theisen
Executive Director
David Heggestad
Chief Operating Officer
Mark Marzullo
Human Resource and Safety Director

Adult Services Staff

Natasha DeSantis
Director of Facility Services
Jennifer Lee
Life Enhancing Activities Program (LEAP) Supervisor
Deanna Ruge
Client Services Supervisor

Community Employment & Supported Living Staff

Holly Powell
Director of Community Services

Preschool & Family Support Staff

Linzy Jones
Assistant Director of Preschool and Family Supports
Lise Schellman
Preschool Director

Production Services Staff

Debby Castleberry
Engraving and Mailing Manager
Will Ellingsworth
Production Manager
John Whalen
Director of Production and Facilities
Andrew Whitman
Food Packaging Manager

Resource Development Staff

Sheila Grossman
Grant Writer
Molly Kennedy
Development Director