IAAME Executive Staff
Stephen Pennypacker – President/CEO
Stephen Pennypacker, Esq., is the CEO of Service Management Solutions for Children (SMS) and also serves as the President and CEO of Partnership for Strong Families, Inc. Mr. Pennypacker has more than 20 years’ experience working in child welfare as an attorney, administrator and Assistant Secretary for Programs for the Florida Department of Children and Families. He was the national president for the Interstate Compact for the Placement of Children, Deputy Director for Children’s Legal Services and General Magistrate for the Eighth Judicial Circuit in Florida. He has worked for the Eighth Circuit State Attorney’s office, managed the local pilot project for Children’s Legal Services, and spent 15 years in private practice. Mr. Pennypacker has a Bachelor’s in Political Science from Duke University as well as a Juris Doctorate Degree from the University of Florida.
Michael Reneke – CFO
Kim Loughe – Executive Director
Kim Loughe is the Executive Director of Intercountry Adoption Accrediting and Maintenance Entity. Ms. Loughe has over 25 years’ experience working within the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) and the private child mental health and child welfare arenas. Prior to coming to IAAME Ms. Loughe previously served as Director of Program Quality and Contract Management for Partnership for Strong Families, the lead agency providing foster care and adoption in North Central Florida. Ms. Loughe has an extensive background and experience in child welfare, children’s mental health, continuous quality improvement and accreditation activities and processes. Ms. Loughe has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from the University of Florida.