Care Coordination Resource Alaska


Tess Staton

Born and raised in Juneau, Tess is familiar with the resources that are available and has strong community connections, which at times has been extremely beneficial to helping coordinate services and care.

Following graduation from Lewis and Clark College with a BA in Psychology Tess began working as a case manager/service coordinator at a local providing agency, working specifically with individuals […]

Tiffany Schneider

Joining ARA in January 2018, Tiffany Schneider believes her personal experiences allow her to connect with individuals and their families on a personal level. Believing that every person has a voice that deserves to be heard, she uses a person-centered approach to connecting community and natural supports in response to the individuals’ goals, needs, and personal preferences. She also believes […]

Audrianna Mengel

Audri connects individuals from all walks of life to the services they need to live a full and happy life. She values face-to-face interaction with each individual and their entire team. She knows that the individuals and family members who have been there since day one have voices that need to be heard.

For six years, Audri worked as a Direct […]

Amber Bartz

As a parent of a child who needs extra care, Amber has acquired the skills to advocate for and assist families on a very personal level. She strives to be a resource to those she works for and always listens to both the words that are said and the ones that aren’t.

Amber believes that family is an integral part of […]

Brandy Barnes

Brandy has been providing Care Coordination services since 2007. While she completed her schooling, Brandy was hired by People First of Alaska, Anchorage Chapter and worked as a mentor, providing assistance and guidance to the board and members to expand advocacy and disability awareness throughout the state.

When Brandy met her cousin who communicated with ASL after losing his hearing at […]