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Key Staff & Staff Directory

 

West Side Community House
9300 Lorain Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44102
Ph:  (216) 771-7297


Dawn Kolograf

Executive Director, Dawn Kolograf, has been director since 1991.  Dawn holds a BSW from Kent State University and an MEd from Cleveland State University.  Under Dawn’s leadership the agency doubled in size with the inclusion of family service programs.  In 2006, after conducting a $2.3 million capital campaign, Dawn successfully saw WSCH relocated to a new, fully-accessible building in the heart of the agency’s core service area.


Rachelle Milner

Family Services Director, Rachelle Milner, holds a BSW from Clark University and an MSSA degree from Case Western Reserve University.  Rachelle manages both the Family-to-Family and Tapestry Systems of Care programs at West Side Community House which have grown to serve over 1,000 families in crisis each year.  She joined the WSCH management team in 2003.


Yvette Medina

Senior Services Director, Yvette Medina, created a bi-lingual, Spanish component in the program.  She began as a teen intern at WSCH in 1984 and joined the senior staff in 1988.  She worked her way up to become director in 2006.  Under her leadership two WSCH senior sites were successfully merged into one, three senior programs in Cleveland closed and merged into WSCH, and the Healthy Bodies-Healthy Minds project was developed.


Allison McClain

Youth Services Director, Allison McClain, has a BA and MA in English from University of Toledo.  Allison manages the Sisterhood and Summer of Sisterhood programs and youth special events. She moonlights as an English professor at Chancellor University and also is a professional poet and musician. Under her leadership, the Summer of Sisterhood summer arts camp was developed. Allison joined WSCH in 2010.


Gloria Perez

Administrative Assistant, Gloria Perez, joined WSCH in 1998 after working with the Cleveland Community Building Initiative.  Formerly an administrative specialist in the Army National Guard, she’s the agency’s go-to person and is bi-lingual/Spanish.


Staff Directory

When calling West Side Community House, dial (216) 771-7297, and
enter the extension of the staff member you wish to reach when prompted.

Administration

Dawn Kolograf
Executive Director

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Ext. 325

Gloria Perez
Administrative Assistant
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Ext. 326


Family Services
(Family Services FAX #:  (216) 619-0701)

Rachelle Milner
Family Services Director

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Ext. 346

TBD
Family-to-Family Resource Assistant

Ext. 323

Narkita Burrell
Family-to-Family WRAP Specialist
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Ext. 339

Brittany Ford
Family-to-Family WRAP Specialist
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Ext. 327

Genevieve Volpe
Tapestry Lead Advocate
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Ext. 328

Lauren Chenault
Tapestry Family Advocate
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Ext. 329

Kim Foster
Tapestry Family Advocate
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Ext. 351

Maritza Matias
Tapestry Family Advocate
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Ext. 336

Phyllis Quarles
Tapestry Family Advocate
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Cell:  (216) 333-3332

Suzanne Shell
Tapestry Family Advocate
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Ext. 350

Derrick Lockett
Defending Childhood Program Coordinator
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Cell:  (216) 534-1778

Donniecia Worley
Wrap for Success Program Coordinator
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Ext. 340

Maria Sliva
Wrap School Coordinator for H. Barbara Booker
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Cell:  (216) 544-6014


Senior Services

Yvette Medina
Senior Services Director

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Ext. 303

Kasjela Londo
Senior Services Associate
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Ext. 311


Youth Services

Ali McClain
Youth Services Director

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Ext. 315

Tiffany Ector
Youth Services Assistant
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Ext. 348

Amanda Perusek
Sisterhood Intern
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Ext. 348

Angela Mesenburg
Sisterhood Tutor
Ext. 348

Westside Family Resource Network

Renée Aten (consultant)
WFRN Coordinator
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Ext. 347