Meet our Staff!
Assistant Director, Director of Refugee Services
The son of Roy and Dianna Hussey, Chris came to work for the family agency in 2011. With a background in mentoring and family consulting, Chris primarily handles recruitment and training of foster parents. Chris and his wife Melissa have three children and enjoy spending time with their family. When he is not working with foster parents, Chris enjoys listening to and creating all kinds of music.
Michelle Robertson-Chadwick, MA LCSW
Clinical Consultant, Project StepUP Director
Michelle came to work for Ensign Peak Services in 2011. With a Masters in Social Work and MA in Social Psychology, Michelle is experienced in delinquency prevention and services for troubled youth. In 2016, Michelle and her husband Justin welcomed their son into the world. When she is not consulting with the foster care program, directing Project StepUP, or raising her son, Michelle enjoys running and baking.
Tiffany was born in Huntington Park, CA. She moved to Portland, OR at the age of 7 years and at 21 years old she moved to Salt Lake City, UT. She currently resides in West Jordan, UT with her husband of over 16 years and their three dogs. She’s sutdying for her MA in Marriage and Family Therapy.She is passionate about seeing individuals make positive changes in their lives. She enjoys finding new recipes to try her hand at creating, hanging out with her husband and just enjoying life.
Originally from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Fiston came to the United States with his siblings in 2014. He joined Ensign Peak Services as a family consultant in 2016, working with refugee foster families. Fiston is very involved in the refugee community and enjoys mentoring youth. He seeks to make a difference in other’s lives and is especially drawn to youth who have had to face many challenges. Fiston is currently a student at Salt Lake Community College and is dedicated to completing his degree in Computer Science and Information Systems.
Melissa came to work for Ensign Peak Services in 2012. During her time with the agency, she has coordinated the shift toward electronic filing and has streamlined the monthly paperwork process. Melissa is married to Chris Hussey and together they have three children. Their family enjoys music and attending concerts. In her spare time, Melissa loves to be outside gardening and raising her chickens.
Emily grew up in a small town in the piney woods of East Texas. In 2014, she graduated from Texas A&M University with a BA in anthropology and psychology. After spending time in Uganda, Emily moved out to Utah the next year in pursuit of the mountains and adventures. She’s worked at Ensign since September 2015, when she started as a family consultant but now serves as a Project StepUP facilitator. Emily spends a fair amount of her time trying to figure out how to keep plants alive in the Utah environment and is passionate about social activism and good coffee. She married the brilliant Philip Six in 2016.