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Supervised parenting time (SPT) has prevented our children from experiencing some of the range of emotions that we as spouses may have experienced during our divorce process. Additionally, SPT allowed the children to spend quality time in a safe environment. When the kids reflect back onto the early days of their supervised visits, they have nothing but fond memories of the staff, rooms, and visits.

Meet Our Team

Directors

Trina A. Nudson, LBSW, JD

CEO

Fun Fact: Trina is the ultimate party planner and beyond. Not only does she ensure party themes are met through décor and activities; she is known for never missing a detail and always having a yummy treat, or ten, to match.

Trina A. Nudson founded The Layne Project, Inc. in 2008 after working eight (8) collective years in the field of Social Work and Family Law. This unique agency was founded...read more

Naomi Cataudella, LSCSW

Director of Service Provision and Program Development

Fun Fact: Naomi loves Minecraft and Pokeman

Naomi graduated from the University of Kansas with her Masters degree in Social Work in 2013. She went on to manage the bereavement programs for two hospices in the Kansas...read more

Jessica Morrow

Director of Program Operations

Fun Fact: Jessica loves going on adventures with her kids and cheering on the Kansas City Chiefs!

Jessica began advocating for children in KS in 2011, previously working at Families Together, Inc., where she specialized in working with families that included a child(ren) with special needs and/or...read more

Administration

Kelly Schroeder

Account Resolution Specialist

Fun Fact: Kelly loves to listen to music while doing life and once made all her kids hold “I Love Q104” signs at the Snake Day Parade to score tickets to the annual Q104 Birthday Bash for herself and four of her closest friends.

Kelly Schroeder is an experienced Accountant who has utilizes her knack for numbers and her passion for details to assist a wide range of companies ranging from Non-Profit to International...read more

Annie Coenen

Administrative Assistant

Fun Fact: Enjoys garage sales, taking her daughter to parks, and free events in the community.

Annie graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Integrated Studies from Emporia State University in 2009. After graduating Annie worked for a non-profit organize to help end domestic violence & sexual...read more

Courtney VanEaton

Accounts Administrator

Fun Fact: The same week Courtney graduated high school, she also graduated from the community college in her hometown with her Associate’s Degree.

Courtney Van Eaton is currently a student at The University of Kansas. She is graduating in May 2021 with her Masters of Accounting degree. After graduation, she will sit for...read more

Therapists

Halee Brockus, LSCSW, LCSW

Therapist

Fun Fact: Takes excessive pictures, exorbitantly decorates the family home for all holidays, and overindulging on anything Disney or on the Hallmark channel.

Halee began her career in the social service field upon graduating in May of 2007 with dual Bachelor of Science Degrees in Psychology and Criminal Justice. During this time, Halee...read more

DaLisha Marshall, LMSW

Therapist

Fun Fact: Traveling, DIY projects, garage sales and shopping

DaLisha graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from Park University in 2014 and went on the further her education by attaining her Masters Degree in Social Work from...read more

Megan Shaughnessy

MSW Intern

Fun Fact: Megan enjoys being out in nature, baking, and hanging out with her family.

Megan graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Human Services and Sociology from Ottawa University in 2019. Upon graduating, Megan worked for an Area Agency in Aging as a Marketing and...read more

Haydin Brady

MSW Intern

Fun Fact: Haydin loves reading, creating art, and traveling.

Haydin graduated from Missouri Western State University with her B.A. in Political Science and her B.S. in Sociology with minors in Spanish and Peace & Conflict Studies. She is currently...read more

Parenting Time Supervisor

Yessica Diaz, LMSW

Intake coordinator/parenting time supervisor

Fun Fact: Loves going on walks, Traveling, and Exploring new places in Kansas City!

Yessica graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Kansas in 2013. Yessica went on to further her education by attaining her Master’s Degree in Social...read more

Laura Rose, LMSW

Parenting Time Supervisor

Fun Fact: Avid traveler, spoiling her nieces and nephews & restoring antique pieces

Laura graduated with her Masters in Social Welfare from the University of Kansas in 2014 and she is currently licensed in Kansas. After graduating, Laura started her professional career as...read more

Lauren Kuebelbeck, LBSW

Parenting Time Supervisor

Fun Fact: Has traveled to 28/50 states and 8 countries, binge-watching Netflix and taking on DIY projects.

Lauren has always had a passion for helping people and working with children. Lauren earned her Bachelor of Social Work degree from Lindenwood University in 2018, where she graduated Cum...read more

Doug Hickman, LMSW

Parenting Time Supervisor

Fun Fact: Met Mr. Rogers, enjoys genealogy and collects keychains.

Doug graduated from Park University in 2009 and UMKC in 2012, both with social work degrees. He has worked with children and families in Kansas child welfare system, adults with...read more

Child Interviews/Custody Evaluators

Bridget Jenner, LCMFT

Custody Evaluator

Fun Fact: Bridget is also very active in the animal rescue community in Kansas City.

Bridget has over 15 years of counseling experience. She has worked with children and families involved in the child welfare system as well as children that are survivors of trauma....read more

Betsy Wilson, LMSW

Custody Evaluator/Child Interview Specialist

Fun Fact: Outside of work, Betsy enjoys spending time with family and friends, doing DIY projects, and spoiling her dog. She hopes to travel more abroad in the future.

Betsy graduated with her Bachelor’s in Social Work from the University of Kansas in May 2011. She started her career completing investigations with the Kansas Department of Children and Families...read more

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