Bethany Leadership

Bethany Children’s Home has been providing brighter futures in Berks County, PA since 1863.


Dr. Joseph Birli
Chief Executive Officer

Janet Durkin
Chief Operating Officer

Nick Hill
Chief Programming Officer

Sarah Patschke
Chief Innovation Officer

Calyn Brewer
Director of Programming

Matthew Guziak
Director of Finance

Joaquin Calles Guzman
Program Director – Helping Hands

Shannon Windley, RN
Director of Nursing

Lori Harvey
Administrative Services Manager

William Rakow
Director of Information Technology

Sarah Sechrist
Learning & Professional Development Supervisor

Mike Sellers
Director of Facilities

Carolyn Shultz Spano
Director of Development

Amy Sterner
Director of Quality Improvement and Compliance

Get In Contact With Us

Mailing Address

Bethany Children's Home
P.O. Box 93
Womelsdorf, PA 19567

Contact Us

Phone: (610) 589-4501
Fax: (610) 589-5771
To make a referral to any of our group home programs, please email Bethany at

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