David A. Scholl, AASN, CETSExecutive Director
Dave became Executive Director in August 2013. In his role as head of the agency he is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the various departments and for guiding the agency as it seeks to offer the highest quality service to our customers. He brings to V.O.I.C.E., Inc. a wealth of experience. Some of his previous positions include Paramedic, Sheriff’s Deputy, and Volunteer Fireman. Following a successful 23 year career in the United States Army, during which he held several high level leadership positions, David attended Davenport University where he earned his degree as a Registered Nurse. In 2003, he accepted a position at V.O.I.C.E., Inc. as the Coordinator of the newly formed Employment Services department. He then was made Director of Community Services continuing to supervise the staff within the Employment Services Department and taking on the added responsibility of overseeing the fledgling Home Staffing Department. Once both departments became self-sustaining, David was promoted to his current position.
Tammy K. SchollDirector of Community Services
Tammy currently serves as the agency’s Director of Community Services, a position she requested in order to put her time and energy into insuring the Home Staffing department attains the level of quality service the community has come to expect from VO.I.C.E., Inc.. She originally accepted the position of Executive Director of V.O.I.C.E., Inc. in April 2001. Her past experience includes several years as a Job Coach for the Arnold Center, an American Sign Language Instructor for Bay City and Essexville Community Education Programs and a full-time mom to 4 children. Under Tammy’s guidance and vision, the agency has seen phenomenal growth over the years of her tenure. Tammy is a graduate of the Michigan School for the Deaf.
Staci Garcia, MAcctAccountant
Keeping close track of the agency’s finances and carefully stewarding our resources are the main duties performed by Staci. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting and finance from Tiffin University in Ohio. While working full time for the agency Staci also found time to attend evening classes at Davenport University where she earned her Master’s Degree in Business Administration in Accounting/Finance.
Peter Norland, MA, NICDirector of Interpreting & Staff Interpreter
Peter joined the V.O.I.C.E. team in August 2019, as director of the Interpreting Department and staff interpreter. Peter started learning sign from a friend at a young age and experienced his initial interpreter training and internship in Oregon. He has been a professional interpreter since 2015, is certified through the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, and holds a graduate degree in Interpreting Studies: Theory and Practice from Western Oregon University. In studying action research during the graduate program, Peter developed a love of learning through data collection, measurement, and iteration.
Jolene Hawkins Receptionist & Interpreter Coordinator
Jolene has been part of the V.O.I.C.E team since October of 2002. In addition to being the cheery voice of the agency as she answers and routes incoming phone calls, she is responsible for the scheduling of our interpreters for assignments. Jolene sincerely values our consumers and works every day to satisfy their individual needs. In her free time, Jolene enjoys gardening and rustic camping.
Miranda JordanAdministrative Assistant of Finance
Miranda Jordan is an Administrative Assistant of Finance, she has four years of experience working alongside the executive team of directors. Previously Miranda had been in the banking industry as well as owning and managing her own business. Miranda specializes in client billing and payroll processing, she is also responsible for using comprehensive programs, including accounting and scheduling software which allow her to compile important data to complete day to day operations. Miranda uses her positive attitude and tireless energy to encourage others to work hard and succeed as a team. Miranda is inspired daily by her husband and three children.
Tonya BevinsCommunity Living Support Admin
Tonya Bevins comes to V.O.I.C.E., Inc., with 15 years of experience in tourism, group sales, marketing and sales development. She is also an experienced event planner, social media marketer and public relations support manager. Driven by her passion for community and people, she likes to get people excited about the things she is excited about. Right now, that’s V.O.I.C.E. As the Community Living Support Admin, her goals include streamlining schedules to maximize the needs of our clients as well as our staff and helping V.O.I.C.E. be recognized as this area’s leader in the direct care/home health industry. Tonya has been recognized by her previous employers and colleagues for her extraordinary commitment to community involvement, leadership and her ability to get the job done. Tonya recently moved to Midland, Michigan from Ohio with her 12 year old daughter and husband of 20 years. Tonya is extremely blessed to be Mom to her amazing daughters, Kaelynn and Kamryn. And there is nothing she cherishes more than being Mimi to her 3 beautiful grandchildren: Fynlee, Hunter and Lane. When she is not in the office, she enjoys being outdoors, whether it be hiking, skiing, or simply enjoying the sunshine. More often than not she can be found at the ball field watching her youngest daughter play softball.
Manuel GarciaEmployee Success Manager
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