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Joint Services Support Director & State Family Programs Director

CH (COL) Carl Steele

253-512-7600 | 253-606-9271


Operations NCO

1SG Dana Trakel


Program Analyst

SSG Michelle Thomas


Marketing Program Coordinator

Lauren Feringa-Nash

253-512-8534 | 310-7477

Sexual Assault Response Coordinator

24/7 Hotline 253-307-6483

The SARC serves as the designated program manager of victim support services, ensuring that victims are provided with advocacy and access to needed care and support.

Sexual Assault Response Coordinator

SFC Melinda Heikkinen 253-512-1365

Victim Advocate Coordinator

SSG Jennika Cardenas 253-512-7881

R3SP Resilience, Risk, Reduction, Suicide Prevention

National Suicide Lifeline 800-273-TALK

It is our priority to promote resilience and risk reduction, and to correspondingly decrease suicidal thoughts and actions. This includes enhancing the resilience of our Guardsmen & families through training, awareness, prevention & intervention programs.

Suicide Prevention Program Managers

Rebecca Wolf (253) 512-1342

SSG Adam Zangenberg 253-512-1357

Master Resiliency Training Program          

Creating a culture of consistent fitness, well-nutrition, PT standardized goals and motivation through education; this course meets MRT standards.

SPC Becky Davis 253-512-1358

Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program

Pre, During & Post YRRP events, family counseling, VA support, financial planning, daycare, injuries & more.

LT Cassandra Hawley 253-512-1355

Family Assistance Specialist

Referral for Crisis Intervention Counseling, Community Information and Referral, TriCare Medical and Dental Resource Referral, Legal Resources Referral, ID Cards, Defense Enrollment Eligibility Referral (DEERS), Financial Resource Referral.

State Family Assistance Coordinator

Deborah Discolo 253-945-1869 | 253-355-5124

Family Assistance Specialist’s

Camp Murray Bldg 3

Denise Whitten 253-512-8367 | 253-355-5875

Kimberly Huss 253-512-1350 | 253-355-5936


Jim White 206-378-6466 | 206-473-2896

1601 W Armory Way, Seattle 98119


Eva Valentine 360-704-6707 | 360-628-7195

515 Eastside St SE, Olympia 98501


Dorie Sprague 360-436-2423 | 253-355-6388

13613 40th Ave NE Marysville 98271

 Port Orchard-Bremerton

James Goodman

360-874-2966 | 360-254-2412 | 253-254-1906

1950 Mile High Drive, Port Orchard 98366


Tim Gatton 509-469-4638 | 509-844-4059

2501 Airport Lane, Yakima 98901

 Moses Lake/Wenatchee

Doug Heimbigner 509-630-0701 | 509-630-0701

6500 32nd Ave NE, Moses Lake 98837


Kim Cole 509-532-2775 | 509-844-1115

1626 N. Rebecca, Spokane 99224


Sarah Monta 253-512-8766 | 253-208-8602

24410 Military Road, Kent 98032


Liz Johnston 360-604-7303 | 253-355-6239

15005 N.E 65th St. Vancouver, WA 98682

Family Readiness Support Assistant

To empower commanders in their duty to deliver the Total Army Family Program so that Soldiers and Families are entitled, informed, educated, assisted, and made ready for the unique demands of military life before, during, and after deployment.

Family Readiness Support Services   


Bldg 3, Camp Murray, WA 98430

81st BCT

Jacque Taylor 253-512-8506

96th TRP CMD/56th

Sonja Wood 253-512-8345

66th AVN

Beatrice Warner 253-304-1950

Child & Youth Program

Child & Youth Program provides programs and opportunities for National Guard connected youth.

Lead Child & Youth Program Coordinator

     Robbin Seeberger 253-512-7985   

     Bldg 3, Camp Murray 98340

Child & Youth Program Coordinator

      James Goodman 253-512-1356

Bldg 3, Camp Murray 98340

Survivor Outreach Services

Provide benefits and services to surviving families to ensure that they feel part of the Army National Guard Family.

SOS Support Coordinator, Camp Murray 

Sara Vargo 253-202-0982

SOS Support Coordinator, Tri-Cities

Shirley Schmunk 509-734-7053

Transition Assistance Advisors

Assists Service Members and their families with accessing Veterans Affairs benefits and filing claims, TRICARE, state benefits, locating documents such as dd-214’s and medical documents, and accessing community resources.

Annie DeAndrea 253-512-8722

Department of Veterans Affairs

Service Officer (American Legion)

Cathy Hennie 253-512-8196 | 360-951-8182

Employment Transition Services

MAIN NUMBER: 253-512-8540

Employment Transition Services (ETS) provides helpful coaching to assist unemployed, separating and retired military personnel enter the civilian world.

Camp Murray (Western WA)

Will Gable 253-512-8727

Shannon Leacy 253-512-8903

Tom Adams 253-512-1351

Moses Lake/Yakima/Tri-Cities (Central WA)

Rey Villarreal 509-760-3238 | 509-361-4173

6500 32nd Ave, Moses Lake 98837

Spokane (Eastern WA)

Eric Barnes 509-532-2795

1626 N. Rebecca, Spokane 99224


Cathie McKinney 253-945-1821


Jennifer Hibbs 360-604-7320

Director of Psychological Health

The mission of the Psychological Health Program is to advocate, promote, and guide National Guard members and their families by supporting psychological fitness for operational readiness.

Director of Psychological Health – Army Western WA

Julie Madsen 253-512-8783 | 253-273-1769

Eastern WA

Tawnya Wright 509-910-3125

Director of Psychological Health - Air

Lynn Mackinnon 253-370-2048 | 253-905-4620

Airmen Family Readiness Coordinators

Camp Murray

Angela Sutter 253-512-3397

Building 107, Camp Murray 98430


Mary Thomas 509-247-7009

1403 W Wainright Blvd.

Fairchild Air Force Base, Spokane 99224

Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve

State Office 877-306-1971

National ESGR 800-336-4590

The ESGR seeks to promote a culture in which all American employers support and value the military service of their employees.

Program Support Technicians

      Kenneth Schwarm 253-512-8468

      Marie Moynahan 253-512-8489

Administrative Support Technician

      Kathleen Wilcox 253-512-8253

Hero 2 Hired Employment Coordinator

Matching the Guard and Reserve “2” jobs they deserve.

      Tamie Clark (253) 512-1383

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