Contact Us


The Mended Hearts, Inc.
8150 N. Central Expressway, M2248
Dallas, Texas 75206
Information Line: 1-888-HEART99 (1-888-432-7899)
National Office: 214-206-9259
Fax: 214-295-9552


Michele Packard-Milam, CAE, Executive Director 214-390-3265

  • Partnerships
  • Fundraising
  • Business development
  • Media relations

Marcia Baker, Field Services Director 214-390-6233

  • Chapter maintenance and policies
  • Visitor training programs
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Educational programs for patients/caregivers
  • Starting new chapters

Andrea Baer, Director of Patient Advocacy 724-396-7820

  • National and State Advocacy Information and Initiatives
  • Public Policy Information or Questions
  • Online Support Community
  • Website Development
  • Patient Advocate Training

Jessica Iga, Member Services Coordinator 214-206-9259

  • General telephone and e-mail inquiries
  • Field administrative support for MH chapters and MLH groups
  • Chapter and group officer changes
  • MH and MLH contributions

Michael Dealey, Database/Technical Support Manager 214-295-9436

  • Technical Support
  • Membership information including change of address, chapter transfer, etc.
  • Chapter rosters
  • National and chapter dues information
  • Monthly renewals and reports

Jessica Deering, Corporate Development and Program Director 202-618-3880

  • Business development and fundraising
  • Management of funded projects and initiatives
  • Progress and status of new and ongoing projects

Janette Edwards, Director of Operations 214-390-3268

  • Board and financial matters
  • General office issues
  • Chapter financial matters
  • National Leadership Conference

Jodi Lemacks, Mended Little Hearts National Program Director 804-419-7028

  • Mended Little Hearts group information
  • Congenital heart disease matters/questions
  • General telephone and email inquiries

Keith Quigley, Fulfillment/Office Assistant 214-296-9252 or

  • Orders for visiting resources (Heartguides, Accredited Visitor Handbooks, Visitor Trainer’s Guide, etc.)
  • Merchandise orders

Mandy Sandkuhler, Field Services and Communications Manager

  • Heartbeat magazine
  • Social media
  • MLH and MH field service support

Sheila Todd, Accountant 214-299-8148

  • Accounts payable/receivable
  • Invoicing
  • State registries

Tierney Wright, Corporate Development and Program Coordinator 214-299-8543

  • Scheduling Corporate Advisory Council meetings
  • Scheduling sponsor meetings
  • Promotional e-mail communications
  • Project and Initiative Support

Rene’ Battles, Patient Advocacy Coordinator 214-329-0747

  • Patient Advocacy Network
  • Website Updates
  • Data management