Our Staff

The leadership team at Parents Place has a passion for preventing child abuse and empowering families to be healthy and strong. Our staff and Board of Directors works tirelessly to help Waukesha children, parents and families.

RAQUEL MEHRING
Executive Director

KATHY DUFFEK
Community Education Coordinator

KATHY WOLFE
Financial Coordinator

JOAN HAZNAW
Triple P Facilitator

MICHELLE SCHMOLESKY
Community Response Specialist

SYMIRA GEDER
Program Assistant

TAYLOR DAVIS
Saturday Program Assistant/Childcare Worker

HANNAH HUBER

Saturday Program Assistant/ Childcare Worker

EMMA PITTMAN
Childcare Worker

KAREN BECKER
Supervised Visitation Program Manager

MAUREEN
Targeted Safety Support Services

DAWN
Supervised Visitation Case Worker

COURTNEY
Supervised Visitation Case Worker

MELISSA
Supervised Visitation Case Worker

LARYSA
Supervised Visitation Case Worker

HANNAH
Supervised Visitation Case Worker

ERIKA
Supervised Visitation Case Worker

TOMMY EBBEN
Supervised Visitation Case Worker

MEGAN KASKE
Supervised Visitation Case Worker


Board of Directors

Andy Ruggeri
Northwestern Mutual

Carrie Gott
School District of Waukesha Social Worker

Heidi Edwards
Waukesha School District

Julie Berquist
Community Member

Susan Herro
Herro, Chapman & Herro

Kelly Neitzke
Walden & Schuster, S.C.

Kevin Rice
Waukesha Police Department Lieutenant

Mary Casey
Retired Director of Nursing

Julie Gay
Law Offices of Julie M. Gay