Meet Our Team

"Somewhere along the way, we must learn that there is nothing greater than to do something for others." Martin Luther King Jr

Michelle Steiner
Michelle Steiner

Michelle is the Executive Director for both Grandma's House and The Merlin Foundation. A North Arkansas College Alumni with a License for Practical Nursing, she founded Grandma's House in 2009. Michelle has three children and spends her leisure time gardening and junk store shopping.

Kaleigh Evans
Kaleigh Evans

Kaleigh is our Community Development Coordinator. She mans our website, social media, fundraising efforts and, most importantly, our community engagement.

Isadora
Isadora

She is our Comfort Specialist. She came to us through Canine Companions for Independence in California. Isadora can perform over 40 commands and loves people!

Cassie Roberts
Cassie Roberts

Cassie Roberts is our Advocacy and Education Coordinator and also a Forensic Interviewer and Child & Family Advocate. She has a Bachelors degree in Psychology from College of the Ozarks. Cassie enjoys spending time with her husband and interjecting song lyrics/movie quotes into every day conversations.

Lacie Stowe
Lacie Stowe

Lacie is our Lead Forensic Interviewer and a Child and Family Advocate. A Capella University graduate with a Masters degree in Psychology. Lacie enjoys spending time outside, exploring, and traveling to new places with her husband and two children.

Charity Taylor
Charity Taylor

Charity is a forensic interviewer and child and family advocate. She has a Bachelors of Science in Nursing. Her hobbies include hiking, kayaking, and anything outdoors with her husband and child.

Jami Stinnett
Jami Stinnett

Jami is a Forensic Interviewer and Child and Family Advocate. She has Bachelors of Science in Criminology. Jami enjoy's spending time outdoors with her husband and two boys.

Ginger Fritz
Ginger Fritz

Ginger is our Intern who is receiving her bachelors of Social Work from Harding University! While interning for us, she has been trained to be ad Advocate & a Forensic Interviewer.

Amber Raley
Amber Raley

Amber is a Child Advocate at our Mountain Home location.

Misty Zucco
Misty Zucco

Misty is a Child Advocate in our Harrison office! She has a Bachelor in Social Work, and enjoys being outdoors, playing and watching sports, and spending time with good people.

Keylen Marshall
Keylen Marshall

Keylen is one our Mental Health Therapists. She splits her time across all three of our locations and directly provides hope and healing for each child she works with. She holds a Masters of Social Work along with a Bachelors of Psychology.

Jackie Cheek
Jackie Cheek

Jackie is our SANE Nurse (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner). She performs forensic medical exams for Grandma's House to help make sure everyone's bodies are healthy!