Leadership at the Ackerman Institute

Kenya Aska

Clinic Director

Michele Burfeind

Director of Finance

Rachel Coker

Chief Development and External Affairs Officer

Jamie Cogar
Jamie Cogar

Director of Video and Communications

Martha E. Edwards, PhD

Director of Research

Martha Fling

President and CEO

Adi Loebl, MD

Chief Medical Officer

Melissa Tandy

Associate Director of Community & International Training

Melissa Thoen
Melissa Thoen

Clinical Director

Walter Vega

Director of Student Life

Marlene F. Watson

Director of Training

Administration Directory

  • All Administration
  • Clinic Staff
  • Leadership
  • Staff
All Administration
  • All Administration
  • Clinic Staff
  • Leadership
  • Staff
Chantelle Brown

Clinic Therapist

Jules Onrubia

Clinic Therapist, Gender & Family Project / Foster Care & Adoption Project

Anya Katz

Clinic Therapist, Gender & Family Project

Lex Soto

Clinic Therapist, Gender & Family Project

Mario Espinoza

Clinic Therapist, Latinx Youth and Family Immigration Project

Sandra Chen

Intake Intern

Ciara Louis

Administrative Assistant to the Director of Training

Kenya Aska

Clinic Director

Cheryl Ching

Couple and Family Therapist

Lorraine Correa

Clinic Administrator

Hana Ahary

Clinic Therapist

Michele Burfeind

Director of Finance

Silvia B. Espinal

Director of Social Work & Diversity Program

Kathleen Bautista

Front Desk Coordinator

Malwina Andruczyk

Clinical Supervisor

Rachel Coker

Chief Development and External Affairs Officer

Jamie Cogar

Director of Video and Communications

Twana D’Andrade

Development Assistant

Fritzbert (Fritz) Duplessis

Development and Database Coordinator

Martha E. Edwards, PhD

Director of Research

Lissy Espinal

Executive Assistant to the President and CEO

Martha Fling

President and CEO

Cadmona Hall

Clinical Supervisor

Edgar A. Galvis

Intake Coordinator & Clinic Therapist

Elissa Kirtzman

Clinical Supervisor

Derrick T. Jordan

Family Therapist

Theresa Joseph

Receptionist

Adi Loebl, MD

Chief Medical Officer

Sheldon Marshall

Building Superintendent

Daniel Olavarria

Clinical Supervisor

Helen H. Park

Supervisory Fellow, Social Work & Diversity Program

Alessandra Sabbatini

Clinic Therapist

Darrell Salina

Administrative Assistant

Mali Sicora

Intake Coordinator

Tara Starin-Basi

Clinical Supervisor

Melissa Tandy

Associate Director of Community & International Training

Melissa Thoen

Clinical Director

Walter Vega

Director of Student Life

Marlene F. Watson

Director of Training