Roxanne Brinkerhoff

Roxanne Brinkerhoff

Chief Executive Officer

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Mike Rhoads

Mike Rhoads

Vice President of Special Needs Programs & Services

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Niki Beebani

Niki Beebani

Director of Program Development, & Quality

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Ara M. Hachigian

Ara M. Hachigian

Director of Operations & Special Needs Services

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Jan Shimshock

Jan Shimshock

Director of Development

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Stacey Seltzer

Stacey Seltzer

Employment & Recruiting Specialist

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Board of Directors

Becky Davenport, Chair
Paige George, Vice Chair
Anne Stafford, Secretary
Kevin Liederbach, Treasurer
Anne Stafford, Secretary
David DeBrunner, Immediate Past Chair

Dr. David Benjamins, MD
Libby Candler
Maureen Conway
Denise Deane
Laura Huebner
Jean L. Hull
Jody Kommel
DeAnn Lukas
Patricia O’Brien, PhD, LP
Ron Porter
Christie Scoggin

Contact Info

2075 E. West Maple
Suite B-203
Walled Lake, MI 48390


The Detroit Institute for Children currently serves more than 5,000 children with special needs in schools, Head Start, and Early Intervention programs throughout Detroit and Southeastern Michigan. The DIC provides speech language pathology, occupational therapies, social work, psychological services and special education consulting.

The Detroit Institute for Children is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. All contributions are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.

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