New Pathways Staff

Mary Ann Westlund
Executive Director
Mary holds a Bachelor of Science Degree with dual majors in Human Services and Psychology with an emphasis in Social Work and Substance Abuse. She has over 20 years of experience working in social services and management.   Mary’s career at New Pathways started in 2004, since she has helped hundreds of families and over 1,000 children to go home again.   


Gina Mullen
Administrative Assistant and Payroll Specialist
Gina holds a diploma as a Medical Receptionist, is certified in Customer Service, and has over 24 years of experience with non-profit administrative accounting and HR work.


 Savanna Hall
Path to Home Shelter Program (Cambridge) – Case Manager                                                                                                            Savanna holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminology and continues to independently research early risk-factors leading to unhealthy behavioral patterns in adults.  She has experience working in a staffing agency, early childhood and residential mental health treatment.  She believes that the will to change lies within, and through a positive support system, the power to change emerges.


 Paul Hinderscheid
Path to Home Shelter Program (Cambridge) – Client Services Advocate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Christine Kissner                                                                                                                                                                                     Path to Home Shelter Program (Cambridge) – Client Services Advocate                                                                                                  Christine holds an AA Degree with a focus in Humanities and Substance Abuse.  She received her 200-Hour Yoga Teacher training from Yoga North and holds a Y12SR (Yoga for 12-Step Recovery) teacher training with Nikki Myers.  Christine assists others in finding balance in life.  She loves the outdoors and spends most of her free time playing there.  “It is under the greatest adversity that there exist the greatest potential for doing good, both for oneself and others.”  -The Dalai Lama


Julie Wermerskirchen
Supportive Housing Program – Program Manager/Case Manager
Julie is a Licensed Social Worker with over 20 years of experience in the human services field. Julie holds a Bachelor of Social Work degree and enjoys helping others overcome challenging circumstances so they can reach their fullest potential in life.