You may communicate with our office by telephone, email, fax and post. Visitors may also come in person during normal office hours.

All visitors must pass through a security screening checkpoint. No firearms, knives or other weapons are permitted inside the courthouse.

Additional information about our office location as well as our staff directory are presented below.

To get in touch with our nonprofit support organization, visit the Guardian ad Litem Foundation Second Circuit page.

Telephone General (850) 606-1200
Volunteer (850) 294-7545
Fax (850) 606-1201
Email Circuit Director
Volunteer Recruiter
Address Judge Charles A. Francis Leon County Court Annex
1920 Thomasville Road, Suite 208
Tallahassee, Florida 32303-5217


Hours Monday–Friday 8:00 AM–5:00 PM

Arrow Icon We are in the Leon County Court Annex at 1920 Thomasville Road in Tallahassee, just south of the Bradford/Betton intersection. Adjacent businesses include ABC Fine Wine and Spirits to the north and The Great Bicycle Shop across the street.

Parking Icon Free parking is available in our lot next to and behind the building. The lot is accessible from Thomasville Road as well as Collins Drive. Spaces for disabled parking permit holders are also available along Collins Drive parallel to the building's north side.

Bus Icon StarMetro bus riders can use the Killearn Route K or San Luis Route S and exit at the Thomasville/Bradford/Betton stop.

Staff Directory

We are very proud of our staff, who prove on a daily basis that a small group of thoughtful and committed citizens can make a difference in the world.

The staff directory was last updated on Saturday, April 30, 2022.

Circuit Director

Deborah Moore
(850) 606-1218 Office
(850) 294-7545 Mobile

Administrative Staff

Shirlynne Colson
Administrative Specialist
(850) 606-1217 Office
(850) 815-0642 Mobile

Angela Diorio
Volunteer Recruiter
(850) 606-1213 Office
(850) 661-8086 Mobile

Khamisi Thorpe
Legal Secretary
(850) 606-1227 Office
(850) 815-0461 Mobile

Laurie Williams
Administrative Assistant
(850) 606-1212 Office
(850) 815-0467 Mobile

Child Advocate Managers

Alyssa Clark
Child Advocate Manager
(850) 606-1219 Office
(850) 545-8136 Mobile

Daniela Echeverria
Child Advocate Manager
(850) 606-1231 Office
(850) 445-1121 Mobile

Carmen Edge
Child Advocate Manager
(850) 606-1234 Office
(850) 445-8642 Mobile

Amanda Gregory
Child Advocate Manager
(850) 606-1226 Office
(850) 274-4150 Mobile

Toi Herring
Child Advocate Manager
(850) 606-1212 Office
(850) 445-0531 Mobile

Lillian Hoch
Child Advocate Manager
(850) 606-1215 Office
(850) 661-2399 Mobile

Kenesha Martin
Child Advocate Manager
(850) 606-1210 Office
(850) 363-0260 Mobile

Kerri Posey
Senior Child Advocate Manager
(850) 606-1211 Office
(850) 294-0830 Mobile

Jennifer Santana
Child Advocate Manager
(850) 606-1228 Office
(850) 408-2741 Mobile

Candaice Tiy-Williams
Victim Child Advocate Manager
(850) 606-1233 Office
(850) 363-0768 Mobile

Program Attorneys

Mark Adelstein
Program Attorney
(850) 606-1229 Office
(850) 545-0295 Mobile

Salina Cummings
Senior Program Attorney
(850) 606-1220 Office
(850) 363-9485 Mobile

Eric Emery
Managing Attorney
(850) 606-1214 Office
(850) 545-0518 Mobile

Kristie Regan
Program Attorney
(850) 606-1235 Office
(850) 901-4084 Mobile

Contract Attorneys

Amy Parker-Martin
Contract Attorney