“The founders of Welcome House and West Haven, the Steudel Family, had envisioned that persons with DD could live in group homes or family style homes that replicated as close as possible the kind of living that they were used to growing up.”

Welcome House Trustees

Brian Seidner, President
The Siegfried Group

Deborah Brown

Lori Gundlach
McGowan & Company

Jalisa Neal
Eden, Inc.

Michael P. Petrasek
American International Construction

Lauryn Robinson

Mary R. Sauer
Cleveland Clinic – Lakewood

Aleksandra Tyler
Case Western Reserve University

Joann Watterson


West Haven Foundation


William O. Steudel

Gertrude L. Steudel

Rosalie M. Steudel

Life Members

Robert Becker

Todd Carmel

Patrick J. Cooney, III

Marie Kozak

Kenneth J. Laino

Dr. William McFadden

Thomas B. McGowan, III

Robert E. Pfaff

Sharon Waffen


Nicholas Alexander
UBS Financial Services

Aaron Apathy
Corrigan Krause

J. Paul Fidler
Schneider, Smeltz, Ranney & LaFond

Darin Kershner, President
Fifth Third Securities

Stacey Kuehner
BioThane Coated Webbing Corp.

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