July’s New Hires

Please extend a warm welcome to our newest team members:

Patricia Carter: 7/17/17, Transporter, Jacksonville

Brittany Comeau: 7/20/17, Case Manager, DB

Carmen Lopez: 7/10/17, Certified Family Advocate, Wildwood

Travis Pete: 7/17/17, Certified Family Advocate, Wildwood

NTF-Corporate Participates in Active Shooter Drill

The Corporate Office joined neighboring Brown & Brown Insurance today for a two-hour active shooter drill.  The Daytona Beach Police Department, Daytona Beach Fire Department, Florida Department of Transportation, and others assisted. Special thanks to Corporate Office Manager Shannen Sabino for coordinating NTF’s involvement. (Photos by Kelly Morgan)

Shannen Sabino (hidden) prepares the SWAT team to storm the second floor of NTF Headquarters

NTF’s Ann Lisk Recognized by Florida Coalition

Ann Lisk, the NTF-Jacksonville Foster Caregiver whose exemplary service was highlighted in EmpNet’s 5/4/17 post, received the Foster Parent of the Year award at Florida Coalition for Children’s Annual Conference last week.  Pictured below (from left) are: NTF Vice President of Florida Programs Jamie Akins; Michael Lisk; Ann Lisk; NTF-Jacksonville Executive Director Aida Seeraj; NTF-Jacksonville Assistant Director Marcela Kelley-Hansen; and, Kurt Kelly, CEO of Florida Coalition for Children.

Congratulations, Ann!

Welcome to NTF’s Newest Employees!


Jamal Simmons, 6/19/17, Transporter, Jacksonville

Bridgett Mitchell, 6/6/17, Family Care Manager, Daytona Beach



Rhonda Debord, 5/19/17, Case Management Supervisor, Jacksonville

Sarah Tappe, 5/8/17, Case Manager, Jacksonville

Tiffani Wallace, 5/1/17, Case Manager, DeKalb Co.



Anesha Gordon, 4/3/17, Family Care Manager, Daytona Beach

Janice Oliveras, 4/18/17, Transporter, Jacksonville

Andrew Osteen, 4/24/17, Network Administrator, Corporate Daytona Beach

Ruth Rizile, 4/26/17, Case Manager, Jacksonville

Kristen Sims, 4/18/17, Clinical Engagement Specialist, Daytona Beach

Nicole Trippett, 4/12/17, Case Manager, Jacksonville



Alania Lasseter, 3/27/17, Clinical Engagement Specialist, Bartow

Desire Moore, 3/7/17, Administrative Assistant II, Baltimore

Danni Taylor, 3/27/17, Family Care Manager, Bartow


Information provided by NTF’s Human Resources Dept.

NTF Receives COA Reaccreditation

I  am pleased to announce that Neighbor To Family, Inc. has been reaccredited by COA for another four-year period.  In making the announcement, COA Chief Executive Officer Richard Klarberg noted, “reaccreditation is a tremendous achievement that demonstrates that your organization is recognized as a provider that continues to successfully implement high performance standards and, as such, is delivering the highest quality services to all of its stakeholders. “

I want to thank all of you who participated in the process, and especially COA project leader Gaye James and her team leaders.   Our reaccreditation was truly a team effort and something that we can all take great pride in accomplishing.

Tony Everett, President & CEO