adriel school ohio

Providing quality care for children in the spirit of Christian love

Our Leadership

todd hanes

Todd Hanes, President & Chief Executive Officer

Todd is a graduate of Bluffton University and has a Master of Educational Administration from the University of Dayton. He began his career in the school system and was a Superintendent from 1995 until 2005. He was Executive Director of the Ohio Department of Education in Columbus and Associate Superintendent of the Educational Service Center of Central Ohio.  He was awarded Executive Certificates in Conflict Management and Negotiations from the University of Notre Dame, Mendoza College of Business.  His most recent endeavor was serving as principal of Adriel School.

Email:  todd.hanes@adriel.org

Phone: 937-465-0010 ext 1110


amy bennett

Amy Bennett, LSW, MSW, Vice President of Corporate Compliance and Support Services

Amy Bennett is an LSW who received her B.A. in Social Work from Manchester College in Manchester, IN and her MSW from Eastern Michigan University. Amy started her professional career as a Foster Care Consultant for Adriel. Prior to returning to Adriel, she served as Director of Clinical Services for an HIV/AIDS service organization and spent over six years serving adults with developmental disabilities in Northwest Ohio. Now at Adriel, Amy works to develop new programs for the agency and to improve and streamline current services.

Email: amy.bennett@adriel.org

Phone: 419-724-0276 ext 2301


jaquie linville

Jacquie Linville, LSW, MSW, Vice President of Family Support Services

Jacquie Linville is a graduate of The Ohio State University. She has a Bachelors of Science Degree in Social Work and a Masters Degree in Clinical Social Work. Jacquie began her professional career at Adriel in July of 2002 as a Foster Care Consultant. In May of 2004 Jacquie was promoted to the Regional Foster Care and Adoptions Manager for the West Central Region. Shortly thereafter she began working on the establishment of Adriel's Central Region which opened in June of 2007, where she then transfered as the Regional Manager. Jacquie was named Adriel's Director of Foster Care and Adoptions in June of 2011. In December of 2015 Jacquie was promoted to Deputy Director. 

Email: jacquie.linville@adriel.org

Phone: (937) 465-0010 ext 1112


rhonda peterson

Rhonda Peterson, LSW, MA, Southern Regional Director

Rhonda K. Peterson is a graduate of Lee University. She earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology and then went on to receive her Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling from Vision Bible College and Seminary. Rhonda began working at Berea Children's Home as a direct worker in 1990. She sat for the LSW test during that time and became a licensed social worker. Once she had her LSW, Rhonda began her career working with foster children. She came to Adriel in 2004 as a consultant. In 2007, Rhonda became the West Central Regional Manager where she remained until her promotion to Southern Regional Director in 2019. 

Email: rhonda.peterson@adriel.org 

Phone: (937) 465-0010 ext 1102


courtney coyle

Cortney Coyle, Vice President of Human Resources and Training

Cortney Coyle serves as the Vice President of Human Resources and Training for Adriel. She received her Bachelor's degree in Business Management and her Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Wheeling Jesuit University. Cortney is a human resources professional with over 15 years of diverse experience in roles primarily within the healthcare and human services domains. She is responsible for all Human Resources functions at Adriel and provides oversight to the agency's Training team.

Email: cortney.coyle@adriel.org

Phone: 937-465-0010 ext 1122


lynette zody

Lynnette Zody, Chief Financial Officer

Lynnette has more than 30 years experience with superior analytical abilities to develop and apply innovative solutions to complex problems and achieve desired business results. Lynnette has extensive knowledge of financial analysis and reporting, cash management, inventory planning and control, systems implementation, and business planning. 

Email: lynnette.zody@adriel.org


Adriel Governance Board

Adriel’s Board of Trustees is committed to upholding the mission of the organization, ensuring Adriel meets best practices standards of care, and to being responsible stewards of the resources entrusted to them.

Adriel Board Members

  • Board Chair: James Leonard - Columbus, Ohio
  • Vice Chair: Ginny Cress - Lima, Ohio
  • Treasurer: Robert Aschliman - Archbold, Ohio
  • Secretary: Louise Matthews - Bluffton, Ohio
  • Jeff Yoder - West Liberty, Ohio
  • Linda Sparks - West Liberty, Ohio
  • Carl Newcomer - West Liberty, Ohio
  • Doug Steiner - West Liberty, Ohio
  • Chelsea Waidelich - Wauseon, Ohio
  • Scott Basinger - Pandora, Ohio
  • Jennie Gilroy - Archbold, Ohio
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