Who We Are

Our Mission

Kairos Family Center is a private, not-for-profit community-based agency dedicated to providing quality, affordable, family-centered counseling and psychotherapy on a no-wait basis to individuals, couples, and families.


James R. Otepka, Retired, Click here to see resolution honoring Jim.
Fabiola Palacios, Masters in Child and Family Studies with Specialization in Marriage and Family Therapy.
Kari Hunter, M.S., Licensed in Marriage and Family Therapy
Timothy Sweeney, M.A., Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
Ken Denson, M.S Licensed Social Worker
Suellen Shively-Mack, MA, Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Board of Directors

George Dewey, President
Daniel Schlack, Vice President
Dr. Harry Channon, Treasurer
Ronald A. Ahlman, Past President
John Ellison, Past President & Secretary
Frank Celarek
Janice H. Harrison, R.N., M.A.
Tom Hayes, MA
Harry Channon, Jr.


Susan Schwab Executive Director