Fox Valley Hands of Hope Staff

The Fox Valley Hands of Hope staff includes experienced professionals with extensive background in management, fundraising, marketing and communications, bereavement services, social work services and volunteer services.

Ed Hunter
Interim Executive Director
630.232.2233, extension 212

Gayle Deja-Schultz, CMP
Director of Development
630.232.2233, extension 221

Erik Meeks, MA, LCPC
Manager of Bereavement Services
630.232.2233, extension 230

Jill Thorson, LCSW
Youth Bereavement Coordinator
630.232.2233, extension 225

Christy Pitol, LCSW
Adult Bereavement Services

Pam Bills, LPC
Youth Bereavement Specialist
630-232-2233, extension 215

Adriana Torres
Manager of Volunteer Services and Cuenta Conmigo
630.232.2233, extension 227

Jessica Lamb
Development Coordinator
630.232.2233, extension 228

Wendy Schnegelsberg
Finance and Benefits Coordinator
630.232.2233, extension 210

Claire Cerny
Youth Bereavement Services
630.232.2233 extension 219

Claire Culton
Grant Coordinator
630.232.2233, extension 236