614-841-1991   614-515-6065 VP
5830 N High St., Worthington, OH 43085

DSC Staff

Central Ohio’s DSC started in 1991 and is the largest provider of community-based services for the deaf and hard of hearing. Our dedicated and compassionate staff are committed to providing the highest quality care and mentorship to each of our patients. We know not every deaf and hard of hearing individual is the same, and aim to impart our belief that the deaf and hard of hearing community can do anything a hearing person can do. If you or someone you know is deaf or hard of hearing, contact us today!

DSC Administrative Staff

John Moore
CEO of DSC

John Moore

Allan Portnoy
CFO of DSC

Allan Portnoy

Melissa Potrikus
Accounts Payable

Melissa Potrikus

Lea Shaw
Account Receivables

Lea Shaw

Amy Bullard
Director of Development

Amy Bullard

Cindi Nash
Executive Assistant

Cindi Nash

Marsha Moore
Public Relations/ Marketing Director

Marsha Moore


DSC Community Resources Staff

Tamera Veppert
Community Resources
Advocate

Tamera Veppert

Barbara Modecki-Mellett
Program/ Administrative Assistant

Barbara Modecki-Mellett


Early Intervention Staff

Vickie Walker
Early Intervention Project Director

Vickie Walker

Jessica Ware
Early Intervention
Specialist

Jessica Ware

Lauren Keller
Early Intervention
Specialist

Lauren Keller


Employment Specialist Staff

Jennifer Smith-Dudash
Employment Services and Technology Coordinator

Jennifer Smith-Dudash

Karen Wilson
Employment Specialist

Karen Wilson

Hilary Allen
Employment Specialist

Hilary Allen

Crystal Kupar
Employment Specialist

Nicole Veltri
ICC Specialist

Nicole Veltri


DSC Interpreting and Translating Department

Deb Brockman
Director of Interpreting and Translating Services

Deb Brockman

Tina Shifflett-Jones
Interpreting Coordinator

Tina Shifflett-Jones

Amber Russell
Interpreting & Speech to Text Coordinator

Amber Russell

Kaitlyn Finneran
Staff Interpreter

Kaitlyn Finneran

Lewis Wright
Staff Interpreter

Lewis Wright

Daniel Little
Staff Interpreter

Daniel Little

Derek Vore
Staff Interpreter

Derek Vore

Abby Wooten
Staff Interpreter

Abby Wooten

Amber Felter
Staff Interpreter

Amber Felter

Michael Queener
Staff Captionist

Michael Queener

Contact Us

DSC
5830 N High St.
Worthington, OH 43085
614-841-1991 ASL Interpreting Requests: interpreting@dsc.org Spoken Language Requests: spokenlanguages@dsc.org