Staff

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Administration

Vonn RamosVonn Ramos

Executive Director

Justin MaronnJustin Maronn

Controller

Shandie MedeirosShandie Medeiros

Executive Administrative Assistant

Temp PhotoMatthew Burris

Office Manager

Treatment/Residential Services

Lynn PizzitolaLynn Pizzitola

Clinical Director

Kevin LowryKevin Lowry

Treatment Programs Director

Kevin Lowry is a Masters in Social Work who grew up in the San Francisco Bay area. Kevin came to Kauai in 2009 and worked at PACT (Parent & Child Together) Hawaii as a Multisystemic Family Therapist (MST) and Supervisor. In 2012, Kevin joined the Hale Opio Kauai Ohana as a therapist and supervisor until 2014 when he became the Hale Opio Treatment Program Director and has remained so. Kevin has over 35 years of experience in the Mental Health field and it continues to be a passion for him to help support the youth and their families who need assistance.

Kristi SumidaKristi Sumida

Assistant Treatment Programs Director

Kristy LinozKristy Linoz

Treatment Programs Coordinator

Kim GropperKim Gropper

Therapist

Philip MorganPhilip Morgan

Therapist

Michelle MotazedianMehrnaz Michelle Motazedian

Therapist

Community Programs

Priti “Maya” Tayal

Community Programs Director

Priti Tayal EdM, MA is the Masters level Community Programs director at Hale Opio Inc. Kauai. I moved to Kauai about 4 years ago from Philadelphia where I worked as a college professor of Psychology and Criminal Justice, a mental health therapist and supervisor of various programs that serviced the community and foster youth. I have over 20 years experience in the mental health and community service fields.

Mary Ann OrnellasMary Ann Ornellas

Prevention Programs Coordinator

Esther SolomonEsther Solomon

Diversion Programs Coordinator

Temp PhotoHelene “Rhye” Daub

`IHI Case Manager