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700 S. Clinton St. Chicago IL 60607

1 855 827 2444

Meet Our Team

Representing the same vitality and diversity as the communities we serve, TASC’s 200+ employees across Illinois include clinical care coordinators, certified alcohol and drug counselors, community reentry specialists, and youth advocates. With varied backgrounds and interests, we share a common desire to make a positive difference through TASC’s mission.

Guiding the delivery of our mission, TASC’s leadership team includes our board of directors, executives, directors, and statewide program administrators.


TASC Board of Directors 

Jason Hutton, Chair
Access Community Health Network

DeAnna E. Jones, Vice Chair

Andreason Brown, Secretary/Treasurer
Spencer Foundation

Jorge Montes
Montes & Associates

Tracy Thompson
Capital Group Private Client Services

Joseph A. Zarlengo
Lawrence Kamin Law Firm, LLC

John J. Zielinski, CFA, CFP
Optimum Investment Advisors, LLC



Joel K. Johnson


Joel K. Johnson, MEd 
President and CEO

Malik Nevels


Malik S. Nevels, JD, PMP
Chief Operating Officer 

Roy Fesmire


Roy H. Fesmire, MAS, CPA
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer 

George Williams


George A.H. Williams
Senior Vice President of Community and Government Affairs 

Jac Charlier


Jac A. Charlier, MPA
Executive Director, TASC Center for Health and Justice  


Statewide Operations Directors

Brad Bullock


Bradley Bullock, MFA, CADC, CODP
Director of Adult Criminal Justice and Treatment Services   

Millicent Lewis-McCoy


Millicent Lewis-McCoy, MS
Director of Corrections Transition Programs  

Rodney Walker


Rodney Walker, MDiv, DMin
Director of Youth and Family Services



Daphne Baille, MA • Director of Communications

Ben Ekelund, MPA • Director of Consulting and Training, TASC Center for Health and Justice  

Jason Gaddy • Director of Office Services and Facilities

Christine (Bulgozdi) Kearney, Esq.• Director of Compliance  

Mercedes Mondragón, MPAff • Director of Policy

Alicia Osborne, MA, CRC, LCPC • Director of Business Development  

Jon Ross, PhD • Director of Research and Evaluation  

Shanti J. Raman, MA • Director of Grant Development  

William J. Salas, BS, NM-MT (ASCP) • Director of Toxicology

Emily Trogolo, MSPH • Director of Quality Assurance   

Marina Uk, MS • Director of Management Information Systems

Audrey M. Walker, MBA • Director of Human Resources


Area Administrators
Clifton Bell, IV
Administrator, TASC Adult Court Services for Area 1 (Cook County) 

Amber Bridgman, BSW, CADC, CODP
Administrator, Corrections Transition Program for Parole District 5, SWICC and TASC Area 8  

Angela Daniels, BS, CADC
Administrator, Corrections and Reentry Services for Parole Districts 1 and 2

Ryan Dillon, BA, CADC
Administrator, Services in the Collar Counties (TASC Areas 10 and 11)  

Deana Elmore, MA, CCJP
Administrator, Corrections and Clinical Community Reentry Services for Central Illinois (IDOC Parole Districts 3 and 4)

Pamela Ewing, MS, LCPC, CADC 
Administrator, TASC Treatment Services and Specialty Courts Area 1 (Cook County)

Maureen Grosenheider, BA, CADC 
Administrator, Corrections Transition Programs

Anthony L. Harden, CADC, ATE
Administrator, Youth, Diversion, and Care Coordination Services in TASC Area 1 (Cook County)

Joe Jackson, MA, LPC
Administrator, TASC Areas 7 and 9 (South Central Illinois and Metro East region) 

Bridget C. Kiely, BA, CCJP, CADC, Board Registered Interventionist
Administrator, TASC Areas 2 and 3 (Northwest Illinois)

Stephanie L. Nevilles, BS, CADC
Administrator, Deflection Services for Downstate Illinois 

Shundra Parker, BA, MS
Administrator, TASC Areas 4, 5, and 6 (Central Illinois), HealthWorks and Smart Start 

Etoria Thompkins, CADC
Administrator, Sheridan Pre-Release

Taylor Wilkerson, MSW
Administrator, SUPR-SORS

Patricia Willis, MA, CCMHC, LPC, QMHP
Administrator, Youth and Family Services