Due to police activity that prohibits access to the building, NSC will be closing. Please check back for additional updates as they are available. Consults will be canceled for the day.


Margaret O'Sullivan
Executive Director
Akbar Ahmadzai
Director of Language Access and Proficiency
Caitlin Gordon, MA
Associate Director of Development
Pamela Jones-Burnley
Director of Business Operations
Steven Larín, Esq.
Senior Director of Legal Services & Immigration Policy
Gretchen Shanfeld, MPH
Director of Health and Wellness

Refugee and Community Integration

Danielle Bossert
Refugee Resettlement Manager
Anh Hua
Anti-Human Trafficking Project Coordinator
Ellen Ramage
Continuum of Care Case Manager
Tiffany Thompson
Employment Readiness and Placement Manager
Stephanie Blakeman
Anti Human-Trafficking Case Manager
Merthus Mbonigaba
Farm Manager
Jennifer Siew
Case Manager
Islam Algodi
Refugee Resettlement Specialist
Yawei Song
Anti-Human Trafficking Case Manager
Nasr Saradar
Employment Specialist
Emily Dittig
Refugee Resettlement Case Aide

Legal Services

Jonah Eaton
Supervising Attorney
Brenda Gorski
Domestic Violence Program Coordinator
Carlos Munoz
Staff Attorney
Chris Setz-Kelly
Staff Attorney
Rebecca Hufstader
Independence Foundation Fellow
Cristina Serban
Legal Assistant
Muriel Carpenter
Legal Assistant

Health and Wellness

Cathy K. Jeong
Project Coordinator, Philadelphia Partnership for Resilience
Christina Kubica
INSPIRE Coordinator
Kara Friesen
INSPIRE Case Manager
Ariel Ressler MacNeill
Health Access Coordinator
Felicia Baa-Adomako
PPR Case Manager
Travis Shingledecker
Case Manager, Bridge to Wellness
Gwen Soffer
Wellness Specialist


Ana Ortiz
Daniel Wagman
Staff Assistant

Language Access and Proficiency

Caitlin Floyd
Academic Program Administrator
Harmony Meussner
Interpretation Project Manager
Thomas McNeeley
Translation and Interpretation Project Manager
Isaac Supernovich
Operations Coordinator
Bridgette Hess
Client Outreach Manager