Wellness House of Annapolis is fortunate to have dedicated, qualified professionals on our staff. In addition, we are extremely grateful to our team of over 200 selfless volunteers!
Click below to learn more about the individuals who make our vision a reality.

Wellness House of Annapolis is fortunate to have dedicated, qualified professionals on our staff. In addition, we are extremely grateful to our team of over 200 selfless volunteers!
Click below to learn more about the individuals who make our vision a reality.

Mary Jermann

Executive Director

Mary Jermann joined Wellness House as Executive Director in the summer of 2019. Prior to Wellness House, Mary was Director of Volunteer Services at Hospice of the Chesapeake. This important work, similar to ours, diligently served the needs of hospice patients, caregivers, families, and friends. Mary’s background also includes decades of experience in corporate and non-profit organizational leadership.  She has a wealth of knowledge when it comes to team leadership, business administration and management, fundraising, and creative direction. Mary holds a B.S. in Marketing from the University of Maryland, College Park, is a certified mentor with Get Clients Now™, and  is a certified life coach with the Martha Beck Institute.

As Executive Director, Mary’s depth of compassion and experience serves as a powerful connection to the heart of our mission at Wellness House. Under her leadership and encouragement, our strength-giving support and services are made possible with the help of our amazing volunteers, at no cost to the community.

Terri Fevang

Program & Development Director

Terri Fevang joined the Wellness House of Annapolis team as Program & Development Director in the summer of 2020 to support the enhancement and development of our adult, child, and family support programs. Terri brings with her a passion for innovation and creativity in redefining the healing journey. She has extensive experience in Healing Arts management and integrative care. Her work in the Healing Arts, and particularly music in medicine, has partnered her with the University of Maryland Medical Center Greenebaum Cancer Center, UM Center for Integrative Medicine, Anne Arundel Medical Center, Mercy Hospital in Baltimore, Hospice of the Chesapeake and Gilchrist Hospice. Terri is also a music composer and certified music practitioner (CMP)/therapeutic musician, and a graduate of The Music for Healing and Transition Program (MHTP), a certification program that trains musicians in the art and science of using the transformative healing power of music at the bedside of the sick and dying.

Prior to discovering the power of music in medicine, Terri was an award-winning television and film composer with credits in national and international television shows and documentaries, corporate videos, tv and radio commercials, and web-based content, and a television producer with Maryland Public Television. At the Wellness House, she is a valuable addition to the team, working to grow Wellness House’s program and service offerings, and support the development activities that keep our offerings free of charge to the community.

Kay Hunter

Member Services Manager

Kay Hunter joined Wellness House as a volunteer in the spring of 2014 and has since assumed increasing responsibilities as our Member Services Manager. As manager of our many volunteer yoga, tai chi, and therapeutic art instructors and our individual service practitioners, she facilitates the smooth and efficient coordination of our classes, activities, and services.

Kay also supports our outreach events in sharing Wellness House with the community. Most importantly, Kay serves as the heart of our house. She is typically the first person a newly diagnosed individual meets at the house, sharing not only the lay of the land around our facility, services, and programs, but also exemplifying the hospitality and warmth that is the hallmark of our home-like environment.

Imani Walcott

Communications Manager

Imani Walcott joined Wellness House in the spring of 2017 and is our Communications Manager. She brings insights from graduate studies in Public Health at George Washington University, prior experience with cancer and wellness non-profit program administration, and experience supporting clinical child and adolescent behavioral health services in Washington, D.C.

Imani received her B.S. in Community Health, with a concentration in Health Education from George Mason University. Her care and technical skills have strengthened and supported Wellness House’s operations and community engagement. This includes revitalizing our communications systems and cultivating the tools we use to share our offerings with the community.

Paula Ernst

Administrative Assistant

Paula Ernst joined the Wellness House of Annapolis as the Administrative Assistant in the Fall of 2018. Having lived in Colorado her entire life, she was ready for a new challenge and a new community in Annapolis. Before venturing out east, Paula received her B.S. in Social Work from Metropolitan State University of Denver. With a background in social work and child welfare, she has had extensive experience working with people from all walks of life, particularly those going through difficult circumstances. 

Paula’s interest in working with the Wellness House grew from a desire to serve others in her new community. With passion and heart, she works each day to create a positive environment at the Wellness House. 

Sally Sellman, NCC, LCPC, HTCP

Consulting Clinical Therapist

Sally Sellman is a Consulting Clinical Therapist at Wellness House. She is a Towson University graduate with additional education from University of Maryland’s School of Social Work in Baltimore, and a Masters’ Degree from Loyola University in Education with a concentration in Counseling. Sally is also a Healing Touch practitioner, and volunteers her time to provide these services at the Wellness House. She has extensive work as a professional counselor in private practices, a school counselor, and as a teacher.

At the Wellness House, Sally provides individual counseling to individuals and families, and facilitates our Advanced Cancer, Survivors, Men with Cancer, Multiple Myeloma, and Cancer Loss Bereavement Support Groups. She also is instrumental in helping to support the development of our Adult Clinical Program policies and procedures, and interviews and provides orientations for our volunteer practitioners and clinicians.

Sarah Montgomery, LCSW-C

Child and Family Program Consultant

Sarah Montgomery, LCSW-C is contracted part time with the Wellness House team to help support our child and family program offerings. Sarah has an extensive background in counseling and social work, with 20 years of experience and a specialization in child and adolescent demographics. She has worked with the Baltimore City Public School System as a School Social Worker, the Living Legacy Foundation in advocacy and  counseling for families, and more recently at the Chesapeake Life Center at Hospice of the Chesapeake with their child and family programs and bereavement counseling services. Sarah is currently in private practice as well and is excited to be part of the Wellness House Team. 
 
A welcome addition to our team, Sarah will be facilitating our summer and fall children’s support group meetings, providing information and support for parents affected by cancer, and helping to grow our services that meet the needs of families navigating life with cancer. We are grateful for Sarah’s expertise and valuable insights and her contributions to our members and community.