Staff and Board

St. Mary's Home Administrative Staff

Sabrina Joshi

  • Employed at St Mary's Home since 03/2018
  • Previously worked at Catholic Social Services as Director of Emergency Assistance.
  • Extensive history working with children and families within the community and juvenile system
  • Received Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice - University of South Alabama 2002

Ellen Copeland, L.C.S.W.

Director of Social Services
  • Employed at St. Mary's Home since 11/21/1988
  • Provided services in Child Welfare for 25 years
  • Previously worked in Child Protective Services, Mobile County Department of Human Resources - January 1983 - November 1988.
  • Bachelor of Science in Social Welfare - University of Alabama 1979
  • Master of Social Work - Florida State University 1985

Sharon Garland, MS

Director of Child Care
  • Employed at St. Mary’s Home since 04/1981
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology – University of South Alabama 1984
  • Master of Science in Counseling – University of South Alabama 1987
  • Certified Nonviolent Physical Crisis Intervention (CPI certified)
  • Certified trainer from the University of Oklahoma Advanced Training Courses for Residential Child Care Workers.
  • Certified Trainer for the Archdiocese of Mobile Children/Adolescent Protection Program.

Norman Carter, SLPC

Program Supervisor for Intensive Residential Services
  • Employed at St. Mary’s Home since 11/1990
  • Employed as a psychiatric technician for 7 years
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology – University of Montevallo 1983
  • Master of Science in Counseling – Alabama State University 1990
  • Board Approved Counseling Supervisor

Andrea Rehm

Director of Volunteer Services and Public Relations
  • Employed at St. Mary’s Home since 10/1994
  • Previously served as a Trust Tax Officer for Riggs National Bank for 11 years.
  • Served as committee member for America’s Promise in Mobile and the Alliance Against Abuse.
  • Bachelor of Science in Finance – Auburn University 1979
  • Master of Business Administration – George Washington University 1985