Jennifer Huttemann-Kall was appointed Executive Director in July 2013 as the successor to Linya Bell who retired after over 11 years with the agency. Jen's prior career was as a commercial lending and banking officer, a certified small business advisor, and over 10 years in automotive lending and acquisitions in NY and PA. She was born and raised in Rochester, NY and spent summers in Sackets Harbor where both sides of her family are from. Jen has undergraduate degrees in Business Administration with concentrations in Finance, Accounting, Math and Spanish. Her MBA from Gannon University, Erie, PA was concentrated in International Business and Human Resources. She is married and has 3 adult children, Alekzandra, Brynna, and Hunter, and 2 grandchildren, Braxtyn and Elaina. Aside from family, Jen's passions are yardwork with her Kubota, exploring cuisines as a foodie, mediating (no, NOT meditating), yoga, and traveling to Puerto Rico where she hopes to someday spend winters during retirement.
Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution Coordinator
Tammy Patterson has been with the RCJLC as an intern, a volunteer and an Advisory Council member. Since 2017 she has been the Mediation/ADR Program Coordinator. Tammy has a degree in Human Services and has been certified in several types of mediation practices and Restorative Justice.
She is also a member of the Georgetown School/Community Initiative Program. Tammy believes that communication is the most essential component to resolving conflict and maintaining relationships.
CASA and Family Visitation Coordinator
Natasha Delaney’s passion has always been working with children and families. She joined the Resolution Center of Jefferson and Lewis Counties in April of 2017, first as the Program/Administrative Assistant, and was promoted in February of 2019 to the Program Coordinator of the Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) and Family Visitation Programs (FVP). Natasha is currently enrolled in the BSW program through Keuka College. She has not only been trained in Conflict resolution, but is a mediator certified under the NYS Unified Court System standards for basic mediation, custody/visitation, child support, school truancy matters, and divorce.
Agency Program Assistant
Jennifer Roach has been with the Resolution Center since 2018, initially as a volunteer, and now as the agency’s Program Assistant. Jen coordinates Office of Victim Services’ Victim Assistance Applications for CASA of Jefferson County. She also works with Family Counseling Service of NNY in administration. After completing high school, she attended Genesee Community College for Early Childhood Education and is now pursuing a degree in Human Services. Jen has been trained in Community Mediation and is currently apprenticing in the program.
Youth Court and Restorative Practices Coordinator
Destynie Wood has been a member of the Resolution Center since April 2022, bringing her extensive expertise and dedication to the table. Not only has she served as a board member, but she has also volunteered her time as a CASA advocate and Family Visitation Program Supervisor. With a solid background in victim advocacy spanning over a decade, Destynie has honed her skills in both voluntary and professional capacities. Her commitment lies in empowering the youth of Jefferson County, helping them discover their true potential and navigate towards positive outcomes despite challenging circumstances. When she's not at work, Destynie can be found immersing herself in horse shows, exploring nature with her four children and spouse, or reading. Destynie's academic achievements speak to her passion for understanding and assisting others. Holding a Bachelor of Arts in Human Services, she is now on the cusp of completing her Masters in Forensic Psychology, further equipping herself with the knowledge and tools to make a profound impact. Hailing from Northern Illinois, Destynie cherishes the beauty of fall, her favorite season, which perfectly encapsulates her affinity for growth, transformation, and embracing new beginnings.