Management Team

Helen Royal, LPC: Chief Executive Officer. Starting at the Care Clinic in community mental health therapist since 1996, Helen has specialized training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, EMDR and Solution Focused Brief Therapy.

Mary Beth Johnson, MA: Chief Operations Officer. With over 15 years of healthcare management, she brings many skills and experiences to the team. Specifically Mary Beth has worked at HealthONE Presbyterian St. Luke’s / Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Swedish Medical Center /Southwest ER as well as EMS Emergency Medical Services Education & Training in the front range since 2013.   Mary Beth also has experience in Occupational Medicine/Urgent Care at Swedish American Hospital in Illinois and  Pharmaceuticals/Toxicology business development. Mary Beth obtained her Masters of Arts in Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology.

Tommy Barnhart: Chief Financial Officer. With over 40 years of experience in health care finance and operations, Tommy’s primary passion is around rural health issues and he is a nationally recognized speaker on rural providers, clinics and cost reporting. Tommy is currently the Secretary of the National Rural Health Association. When not working tirelessly for rural health needs and the Care Clinic, Tommy can be found skiing, snow shoeing, hiking or fly fishing.

Cassie Comeau, PhD: Chief Behavioral Health Officer, Licensed Counseling Psychologist. She specializes in trauma, major depression, men’s issues, diversity/cultural issues, mindfulness and child psychology. Cassie practices in the School Based Health Centers in Silverthorne and Dillon elementary as well as Summit Middle School. She is bilingual in English and Spanish and believes in building a strong relationship with clients. Cassie is also trained in EMDR.

Erin Major, RDH:  Director School Based Health Center. Erin started with the SCCC dental program since its opening in 2007  and is passionate about ensuring youth receive health care. Erin lives in Montezuma with her husband, Tom.   Erin has two grown children, and with both away at university, she is enjoying  a lot of skiing, biking, and yoga!

Jenniffer González: Director Patient Support Services and Operations.  Jenniffer started in 2004.  Jenniffer  is from Panama and  feels passionate about her job because she loves helping and offering support to her Latino community.

A. Colleen True, PHR: Director of Human Resources since 2015 and comes to SCCC with 23 years of Human Resources Management experience and is a certified PHR with SHRM. Colleen is a  graduate of University of Oregon and even volunteered for the Care Clinic by translating in the evenings for non-English patients in the 1990’s. Colleen is also involved with many community minded activities including;  trail building projects, volunteering with various committees, advocating for accountability and healthy schools, STEM and safe routes.  She enjoys spending time with her family skiing, biking and running.

Amy Waldes, CPA: Director of Finance.  Amy joined the Care Clinic in June of 2016. She has focused the majority of her 16-year career on serving community and national non-profits as well as local governments. She received her Master of Public Administration from University of Colorado Denver’s School of Public Affairs, and maintains her CPA license with the State of Colorado. A lover of all the activities that Colorado has to offer, you’ll often find Amy and her family out on the trails, in their camper van, or on the slopes when she’s away from work. She is an avid supporter of the community with particular interest disability advocacy and access to health care.

Stephanie Barnett, Dentist, Chief Dental Officer

Michele Kramer, RN:  Clinic Manager.  

Cassandra Anton: Quality Director.

Kathleen Cowie, MD Chief Medical Officer.

Erin Gigliello: Development Director

John Marnell: Revenue Cycle Director

Full Staff List

Carmen Anderson Case Manager LPN/RN
Lindsey Anderson Dental Assistant
Cassandra Anton Puett Quality Assurance Director
Matthew Austin Clinic Assistant
Vanessa Baray Clinic Assistant
Estefania Baray Perez Volunteer – Admin
Stephanie Barnett Chief Dental Officer
Marco Barraza First Impressions Assoc. Lead
Emily Bilenduke Data Records Clerk
Nicole Bortot Volunteer – Admin
Jennifer Bowe Nurse Practitioner
Janet Bowers Volunteer – Admin
Matthew Brenner Behavioral Health Specialist
Walter Briney Volunteer Provider
Liz Burnham Customer Service Representative
Joann Campbell Dental Assistant
Ana Castanaza Dental Assistant
Rocio Castillo Customer Service Representative
Gabriela Castillo Patient Navigator
Andrew Catron Contractor Physician
Victoria Chavez Clinic Assistant
Lee Cohen Volunteer Provider
Cassie Comeau Behavioral Health Director
Ellen Coughlan Accounting Clerk
Kate Cowdery Development Executive Assist.
Kathleen Cowie School Based Health Medical Director
Amy Cruz Patient Navigator
Michelle Deutsch Behavioral Health Specialist
Christian Diaz Health Educator Level I
Kristy Dudley Volunteer – Admin
Alicia Dunn Administrative Assistant
Arthur Elmer Customer Service Representative
Erin Fahey Clinic Assistant
Robert French Volunteer – Admin
Gary Gaede Physician PRN
Joe Gajewski Contractor – Admin
Kelly Galiniak Clinic Assistant
Erin Gigliello Director of Development
Lorraine Gill Volunteer Provider
Kimberly Gonzalez Dental Assistant
Jenniffer Gonzalez Fadul Patient Support Services Dir
John Gottlieb Volunteer Provider
Yaselly Guzman Carpio Dental Assistant
Claudia Hadfield Billing & Collections Sp.
Sarah Hein Dental Assistant
Becky Hodgell HIS Data Coordinator
Christina Holbrook Data Coordinator Assistant
Amber Holtmeier Dental Hygienist
Elizabeth Horner Clinic Assistant
Amanda Horvath Patient Referral Coordinator
Timothy Huson Dentist
Colleen Ihnken Nurse Practitioner
Megan Jackson Dental Hygienist
Mary Johnson Chief Operating Officer
Nicole Johnson Interperter
Kyler Kilgore Clinic Assistant
Jeanette Kintz Behavioral Health Therapist
Michele Kramer RN Manager
Charles Lackey Physician
Arthur Langereis Dentist
Mary Lee PRN Nurse Practitioner
Dianne Leeb Volunteer Provider
Angela Light Human Resources Credentialing and Payroll Coordinator
Melysse Lovely Dental Assistant
Miriam Lozano Health Educator
Isidra Luna Patient Navigator
Jessica Macomber RN
Erin Major SBHC Program Diretor
John Marnell Revenue Cycle Director
Pauline Mata Customer Service Representative
Danielle McQueen Contractor – Admin
Roxann Medina Clinic Assistant
Blanca Mena Del Carpio Lead Dental Assistant
Delfina Merino de Higuera Clinic Assistant
Lynn Meyer Behavioral Health Specialist
Karen Meza Delacruz Lead Clinic Assistant
Emily Millner Dental Hygienist
Susanne Neal Behavioral Health Therapist
Jessica Nelsen Trainee
Tamera Nelson Clinic Assistant
Elise Neyerlin Contractor – Admin
Araceli Nguyen Lead Dental Assistant
James Oberheide Physician
Vanesa Olave Customer Service Representative
Arturo Olazaba Health Educator
Shelby Osborne Contractor Physician
Naomi Pastrano Dental Customer Service Rep.
Susan Preaus Behavioral Health Therapist
Beverly Putnam Volunteer – Admin
Jessica Quijada Clinic Assistant
Sarah Renfro Dental Hygienist
Madonna Reza Physician Assistant
Summer Roach Trainee
Edna Roberts Medical Billing Specialist
Susan Robertson Grant Writer
Sheri Rochford Bookkeeper
Madeline Roller Dental Clinic Manager
Abraham Rostran Clinic Assistant SBHC
Helen Royal Chief Executive Officer
Marie Sanders Dental Hygienist
Raquel Santos Billing & Collections Sp.
Michael Savage Volunteer Provider
Katie Schmidt Behavioral Health Specialist
Jordan Schultz Behavioral Health Specialist
Marisa Soltis Behavioral Health Specialist
Melvin Stjernholm Volunteer Provider
Gemma Taylor Behavioral Health Specialist
Amelie True Human Resources Director
Cinthia Valderrama Dental Customer Service Rep.
Graciela Valenzuela Ibarra Billing & Collections Sp.
Erin VanGundy Dentist
Elena Velez Dental Assistant
Elizabeth Villalobos Customer Service Representative
Belem Villalovos Dental Hygienist
Michelle Vona Coder & Medical Records
Francine Vriesendorp Volunteer Provider
Amy Waldes Director of Finance
Katharine Walsh Registered Nurse Immunization
Gustav Wold Clinic Assistant
Margarita Wong Physician Assistant
Megan Wood Physician Assistant
Emilie Wood Trainee

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