About Us

Leaps & Bounds Family Services was established in 1988, as the Poverty and Social Reform Institute. The name change occurred in 2003. We are a private, non profit 501(c)3 tax exempt organization, supported through individual and corporate contributions, United Way support, foundation grants, government contracts and fees for service.

Since it's inception, Leaps & Bounds has provided early literacy and parenting through on site and home based programming. Leaps & Bounds is open to all and we have offices in northeast Detroit and south Warren.

Jene Wynn Allen
Director, Human Resources, Trinity Health

Thomas R. Bowen
Bowen, Radabaugh & Milton, P.C.

Gina Cavaliere
Chief Business Development Officer
Downtown Detroit Partnership

Leslie Hamell
Community Representative

Teresa Holtrop, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer,Wayne Children's Healthcare Access Program
Board President
Toni Moceri 
Project Coordinator, Allied Media
Nicole Moten
Vice President, Wells Fargo
Melissa Pluszczynski
Early Childhood Coordinator, Van Dyke School District
Raahul Reddy
Chief Executive Officer, Carter, Reddy & Associates
Denise M. Dorsz
Executive Director, Leaps and Bounds Family Services