Phone number for ALL staff:  (318) 255-5020

Organized into departments working to support each other so that we all pursue our mission efficiently, more than 550 employees actively provide focused care for children and families.

Phone Number Phone Number
(318) 255-5020 Methodist Children’s Home Admissions
(318) 582-2439 Methodist Foster Care – Monroe Region
(318) 266-8425 Methodist Foster Care – Alexandria Region
(337) 347-9729 Methodist Foster Care – Lafayette Region
(985) 520-2229 Methodist Foster Care – Hammond Region
(318) 255-5753 Family Counseling Center – Ruston
(318) 868-0658 Family Plus Counseling Center – Shreveport Region
(337) 263-7119 Family Plus Counseling Services – Lake Charles Region
(318) 255-3717 Life Skills Training Center – Ruston
(318) 777-3460 Outdoor Wilderness Learning “OWL” Center –
Dubach
(985) 626-6649 Methodist Home for Children of Greater New Orleans – Mandeville
(337) 527-5056 Methodist Children’s Home of Southwest Louisiana – Sulphur
(318) 255-5575 Development and Public Relations

 

Name Position
Rick Wheat President and Chief Executive Officer
Luke Allen Chief Operations Officer
Dr. David Wheeler Vice President of Clinical Services
Jason Brown, CPA Chief Financial Officer
Rowdy Yates Director of Human Resources
Patrick Blanchard Director of Development and Public Relations, In-House Counsel
Missy Spicer Director of Recreational Services
Gabe Gill Director of Information Technology
Cindy Croft Director of the Outdoor Wilderness Learning Center
Samantha Luttrell Director of the Outdoor Wilderness Learning Center Equine Program
Dr. Steven Franks Program Director, Methodist Children’s Home of Southwest Louisiana
Lauren Royer, RN Assistant Director, Methodist Children’s Home of Southwest Louisiana
Marlin Giacona Program Director, Methodist Children’s Home of Greater New Orleans
Samonica Brown Assistant Director, Methodist Children’s Home of Greater New Orleans
Dana Castine Director of Methodist Foster Care
Sharon Kilcoyne Director of Family Counseling Center
Dana Koonce, RN Director of Nursing, Louisiana Methodist Children’s Home
Julie Galley, APRN Director of Nursing, Methodist Children’s Home of Southwest Louisiana
Chris Smith, RN Director of Nursing, Methodist Children’s Home of Greater New Orleans
Phillip McMillan Director of Admissions
Daryl Altic Director of Quality Assurance
Rev. Edith Finch Chaplain and Director of Pastoral Care
Gary Rambin Director of Staff Development
Danny Bell Director of Educational Services
Angie Thomas Director of Life Skills Training Centers
Jan Yates Director of Health Information Management
Ronnie King Maintenance Supervisor, Louisiana Methodist Children’s Home
Kurt LeBaud Maintenance Supervisor, Methodist Children’s Home of Greater New Orleans