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Cole's Hope Foundation

P.O. Box 384

​Arnold, MO 63010

Jacqueline Ortmann - Co-Owner OCI 

​Board Member

Kelli Allen, M.Ed., LPC - Board Member

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Cole's Hope Board of Directors

Gina Buehner M. Ed.- Chief Executive

ex-officio status member

(non-voting member)

Tricia Botfield

​Board Chair

Kelli Allen, M.Ed., LPC: Kelli Allen has been working with the children and families in Jefferson County for the past ​twenty years. She grew up in Jefferson County and currently resides there with her husband and children.  Kelli graduated from Fox High School and obtained her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from the University of Missouri St. Louis.  She became employed as a Children Services Worker with the Department of Social Services Children's Division and then went on to become a Jefferson County Deputy Juvenile Officer assigned to the Child Abuse Neglect Unit.  During this time, Kelli decided to return to college to obtain her Master of Science in Education degree which enabled her to gain employment within the public school system as a Counselor. ​For approximately four years, Kelli ​was​
an adjunct instructor for a local university in which she taught graduate level courses in transition, career development, vocational education and counseling licensure internship to prospective professional counselors and teachers.  As a result of her vast experience, Kelli has had the opportunity to gain extensive knowledge in counseling and career theory, treatment strategies and supervisory techniques.  Throughout the years, Kelli aspired to open her own counseling agency to further assist the families in her community. She is now a Licensed Professional Counselor with the State of Missouri and has been providing a wealth of therapeutic services to her clients at the Allen Counseling Agency LLC.

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Picture and Bio coming soon!

Picture and Bio coming soon!

Kent Milford - CPA

​Board Member

Dr. Arthur Schott - Clinical and Anatomical Pathologist - Board Member