Ruthie C.

Ruthie C. Assessor Coordinator

Ruthie moved to Oregon in 1995 after graduating from the University of Chico State and began her social work career.  Before becoming a Personal Agent for Connections in 2012, she worked as a Case Manager for Pregnant & Parenting Teens in a Medford High School, a High School Special Education Teacher in Hermiston, and a Social Worker for Child Welfare in Grants Pass.

Ruthie has two adult children, Dominic and Demitri, the latter is serving our country in the US Army.  She is passionate about people and frogs.  After all, one may someday turn into a prince. In her free time, she loves cycling and crafting activities.  She is also grateful to God for the mountain of friendships she has been blessed with in her lifetime.

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Mary Lee L.E.

Mary Lee L.E. Assessor Specialist

Mary Lee was born and raised in Klamath Falls.  She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from University of Portland and has been with Connections since 2014, first as a Personal Agent and now as an Assessor Specialist.  She loves working with our customers and is always learning from them.

Mary Lee lives in Klamath Falls with her husband, their two amazing daughters and several four-legged family members.

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Emily M.

Emily M. Assessor Specialist

Emily has been working with adults with I/DD for over 20 years in both Pennsylvania and Oregon.

At Connections Case Mgmt she has been a Personal Agent and is now Assessor for Coos and Curry counties.

She is involved with youth at her church. She is also an active member of the local geocaching community including being a co-host of “Challenge Talk” a geocaching-themed podcast.  She lives in Coos Bay with her husband, Scott, and cat, Sammy.

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