Our Team

Diversion Program

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Brayson Smith
Youth Facilitator

If you really knew me I love working with the youth because I wish I had outlets like spring green growing up. If you really knew me you would know I have a wife and two kids. I have a 5 year old that is the light of my life and is the funniest person I know. View full bio »

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Logan Buchanon
Diversion Staff

Logan sees there are plenty of paths in life that are walked alone. He sees the path of Diversion as not one of those. View full bio »

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Nickie Plontz
Parent Project Facilitator

Nicki loves long walks on the beach or long runs through the woods... she's not picky! She is a perfectly imperfect mother of two. View full bio »

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Dawn Taylor
Parent Project Facilitator/Youth Facilitator

If you really knew me… you would know ever since I was a child I felt called to be a voice for those who have lost theirs. View full bio »

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Bobbie-Jo Newman
Enforcement Officer/Youth Facilitator

Bobbie's goal is to lead the youth by setting a good example, to be great leaders; and make a difference in the community. View full bio »

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Jeff Streeter
Program Social Worker

Jeffrey was born, raised and lives in Toledo, Ohio. He grew up no different than some of the other kids in the city and at the other end of the spectrum from most. View full bio »

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Amy Clark
Parent Project Facilitator & Youth Facilitator

If you really knew me... you would know that my heart has always had a passion for restoration and healing. This has presented itself in many ways throughout my life. View full bio »

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Amanda Crosby
Director

Amanda has been involved with the Youth Diversion Program since 2013 as a staff member. Amanda was a guest presenter prior to her joining the staff. View full bio »

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Richard Bingham
Diversion Staff

Richard is currently the Chief of Police for Waterville Township. He has been in law enforcement for over 31 yrs. View full bio »