IDD Team

Meet our Intellectual and Developmental Disability  Support Team

Lowell Linder

Lowell Linder

Program Manager
Maliea Yakymi

Maliea Yakymi

Intellectual Development Services Supervisor
Ludi Quintanilla

Ludi Quintanilla

I/DD Program Analyst
Kathryn Bayer

Kathryn Bayer

Eligibility Specialist/ONA Assessor
Sarah Smutz

Sarah Smutz

I/DD Service Coordinator

Sarah Smutz joined Mid-Columbia Center for Living in the fall of 2015 as a Services Coordinator for Wasco, Hood River, and Sherman counties.

She graduated from Western Oregon University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Science. She has over 25 years of experience assisting Individuals who experience Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities.

Viviana Morales

Viviana Morales

I/DD Service Coordinator
Melissa Melum

Melissa Melum

I/DD Service Coordinator
Lucy Gutierrez-Garcia

Lucy Gutierrez-Garcia

I/DD Service Coordinator

Lucy joined the Mid-Columbia Center for Living in Spring 2019 as a bilingual service coordinator.

Lucy graduated from Oregon State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services and Family Sciences.

She was born and raised in Hood River, Oregon.