Clinical Team

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LINDSAY DRERUP,
LISW-S

Clinical Manager

Lindsay is a Licensed Independent Social Worker with Supervision designation. She graduated from The Ohio State University with her Bachelor’s and Master’s of Social Work. Prior to joining the GSB she has experience working with Ohio Medicaid consumers receiving home and community based services with a focus on the medically fragile adult and aging populations. She is passionate about advocating for client rights to enhance their dignity and well-being.

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MARK RUHE,
MSW, LISW-S

Clinical Supervisor

Mark is a Licensed Independent Social Worker with Supervision designation who earned his Bachelor of Science in Social Work from Miami University and Master of Social Work from The Ohio State University. Prior to joining the GSB he worked with children and families within the child welfare system. Mark enjoys working with youth transitioning to adulthood, engaging families in treatment, and guiding others through complex social systems.

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SARA HARTLEY,
LSW

Hospital Liaison, Social Worker

Sara is a Licensed Social Worker with over 10 years of experience. She has worked with preschool aged children in collaboration with a local school district focusing on behaviors. Prior to joining the GSB she worked with the mental health population providing case management and counseling with individuals with mental health and addictive diseases.

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CARLISA MADISON

Social Services Assistant

Carlisa Madison comes from a Human Service background previously working as a Vocational Rehabilitation Career Consultant. Carlisa earned her Bachelor of Technical Management, Concentration Human Resources in 2011 from DeVry University.  She enjoys being an advocate for individuals with disabilities and other barriers. Nothing is more rewarding to her than assisting individuals develop the necessary skills to maintain a healthy, vibrant lifestyle. 

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HASSAN SHUKRI,
MSW, LSW

Social Worker

Hassan is a Licensed Social Worker who graduated from Capital University and The Ohio State University with a Bachelor's and a Master's in Social Work respectively. Prior to joining the GSB, Hassan provided community resources to at-risk youth and worked on a multidisciplinary team. These services assisted his clients with their educational, developmental, and social skill sets. 

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KIMBERLY JORDAN DABNEY, MSSA, LISW-S

Social Worker

Kimberly is a Licensed Independent Social Worker with Supervision designation with many years of social work experience.  She earned a Master’s in Social Administration at Case Western Reserve University and a Bachelor’s in Education at Bowling Green State University.  Prior to pursuing a career in social work, she worked as an educator. Kimberly has a special interest in the aging population and their caregivers.

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MEGAN TAKOS,
LSW

Social Worker

Megan is a Licensed Social Worker who graduated from Ohio University with a Bachelor's in Social Work. Prior to joining the GSB team, she worked with children and families in the child welfare system. She has experience working with individuals with cognitive impairments, mental health disorders, and substance abuse disorders. Megan is passionate about advocating for and supporting clients to help them achieve a successful, fulfilling life.

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REBEKAH R. SMITH,
LSW

Social Worker

Rebekah is a Licensed Social Worker with a Bachelor's degree from Roberts Wesleyan College. She has experience serving adults, children, and families with trauma, mental health, and substance abuse histories. She also spent 10 years working with the 60+ population providing case management for home based services, has worked in hospital and residential settings, and has enjoyed working with each individual she has served.

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DANIELE M. HILLMON, MSW, LSW

Social Worker

Bio coming soon!

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DEENA RICHÁRD-TIPPIE,
LSW

Clinical Supervisor

Deena is a Licensed Social Worker who graduated from Capital University with a Bachelor's in Social Work. Prior to coming to the GSB, she worked in the community serving school-aged children and their families to address emotional and behavioral issues and with adults with dual diagnoses in an office-based intensive outpatient program.

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BRITTNEY SCHAFER,
MSW, LSW

Social Worker

Brittney is a Licensed Social Worker, she received her Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Ohio Dominican University and Master's of Social Work from the Ohio State University. Prior to working at the GSB, Brittney served the community as a case manager and clinician working with children, adults and families.

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CHAYLA WEAVER,
LSW

Social Worker

Chayla is a Licensed Social Worker who holds a Bachelor of Science in Social Work degree from The Ohio State University. Prior to joining the GSB, she worked directly with at risk youth, elementary school social work and provided community resources for individuals in adult education programs. Chayla has been able to work with various populations in the community and prides herself on creating safe spaces for everyone she serves.

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KALEIGH HALL, MSW, LSW

Social Worker

Kaleigh is a Licensed Social Worker who graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor's and a Master's in Social Work respectively. She has a primary focus in Health and Aging. Kaleigh enjoys volunteering and working with veterans, the elderly, and clients with mental health diagnosis.

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KEVIN CURRY

Clinical Administrative Assistant

Kevin has over 16 years of office administration experience within the Healthcare Industry and has received his Associates Degree in Business Management from Columbus State Community College and his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Franklin University. Kevin is excited to use his industry experience to take on the role of Clinical Administrative Assistant to meet the needs of the clinicians and community.

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MOLLY BETZ,
LISW-S

Social Worker

Molly is a Licensed Independent Social Worker with Supervision designation and a graduate from The Ohio State University and New York University, with a Bachelor's and Master's in Social Work respectively. She has a primary focus in advocacy, policy, and integration of care. Molly has a history of working with children and families providing therapeutic services and has a passion for advocating for those in need.

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TRICIA BINGHAM,
MA, LSW

Social Worker

Tricia is a Licensed Social Worker who earned her Master of Arts in Gerontology from the University of Central Oklahoma, and Bachelor of Science in Sociology from Illinois State University. Before joining the GSB, she established an extensive background as a clinician and educator in aging and dementia care, in addition to volunteering as caregiver support group facilitator. Tricia’s passion is advocating for one's highest quality of life and person-centered care.

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MARTA GOODRICH,
LSW

Social Worker

Marta has a Bachelor of Science in Social Work and a Minor in Substance Misuse and Addiction from The Ohio State University.  Prior to joining the GSB, she was a legal assistant to a probate attorney with a focus on guardianship and estate practice. She has experience working with veterans, the aging population, individuals suffering from mental health disorders and substance misuse. Marta’s drive to be a social worker stems from a passion to improve the quality of life of those she serves by caring about each person and respecting the inherent dignity and worth of all people.