About Us

Providing an Atmosphere of Warmth and Acceptance

MEET THE OWNERS OF HOPE

Please click on each photo to learn about each of us!

Jamie Wagner

MA, LPC, LCPC, RPT-S
Clinical and Business Administration
Co-Owner

Gary Wagner, BS

Co-Owner
Office Administrator   
Billing Department 

Gary and Jamie Wagner have been in the helping profession throughout their careers. Their journey led them to develop a counseling agency to foster hope, positive emotional health, and healthy relationships for the individuals and families served. They strive to provide an atmosphere of warmth and acceptance while also offering therapeutic services that are developmentally appropriate for children and adolescents, family-focused to increase healthier interactions between family members, and individually tailored to meet the unique needs of each person seeking counseling services.

Evan Redders and Jasmin Redders

Evan Redders, MBA
Business Administration

Evan and Jasmin have been an active part of the growth and development of HOPE. Evan has his Master's in Business Administration and works behind the scenes providing direction and consultation on business practices and solutions. His work for HOPE has been priceless as he established financial principles keeping HOPE strong and viable.

Jasmin is an RN and Lactation Consultant for Mereter Hospital in Madison, WI. She has previously worked for HOPE with a focus on nutrition and mental health but is taking time off to raise her family and focus on her nursing career. Jasmin continues to be available for consultation.

MEET OUR TEAM


Office and Support

Gloria Sigala

Office Manager

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Candace Frye

Administrative Assistant

Litzia Guerrero, BS

Program Assistant & English/Spanish Interpreter

Nadia Rahman

MS, LPC-IT (WI), OT

Web Blogger

Brit Wagner, PhD in Higher Education

Program and Administrative Support

Counselors

Our counselors at HOPE provide in-person counseling at our onsite locations and Teletherapy, a live video face to face counseling. Please click on their picture for more information!

 

Hanah Ashley

MSW, LCSW, CADC

Marissa Ebert

MS, LCPC, NCC

Katie Freimuth

MSW, LSW

James Garrison

MSW, LSW, CADC

Alix Kavran

MS, LPC, LCPC, NCC

Vanessa Kerno

MS, LPC, LPC-IT, NCC

Michelle Petty

MS, LPC, LCPC, NCC, RPT-S

Stacy Schroepfer

MS, LPC, LCPC

Maureen Callahan

MSW, LCSW

 

Grace Varghese

MS, LPC, LCPC, NCC

Jean Weymer

MS, LCPC, NCC

Karen Lakis

MS, LPC, NCC, CADC

Lynn Hamilton

MS Ed, LCPC

Katie McKinney

MS, LPC

Family Wellness Coordinator

Julie Valler

MS, LPC, NCC

 

Amanda Koltz-Slabaugh

MS, LPC, NCC

Andy Ryall

MS, CADC, LCPC

Mande VanLanen

MS, LPC

Kim Donovan

MSW, LCSW

Furrunnecia Newberry

MS Ed, LCPC 

Ashley Spickler

LPC, NCC

Courtney Tompkins

Advanced Practice Social Worker

Counselor Interns

Eileen Westerman

Mental Health Counseling Intern 

Northwestern University  

Casey Try

Counseling Intern

Concordia University Wisconsin

Joe Marella

Clinical Mental Health Counseling Intern

Bradley University

Pediatric Therapists

Each pediatric therapist at HOPE are self-employed and partner with our counselors to provide more comprehensive interventions.  

Allison Cummings

MA, CCC, SLP-L
Licensed Speech and Language Pathologist

Diana Lilja

LPT
Licensed Physical Therapist 

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Pat Santucci

PTA

Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant

Care Staff


Luvie Ashley

Therapy Assitance Dog