Lucas County Probate Court Personnel


Probate Judge

Hon. Jack R. Puffenberger






Sue Braithwaite Court Administrator Email 419-213-4349
Melissa Pniewski Assistant Court Administrator  Email 419-213-4881


Nancy Miller Chief Magistrate   419-213-4775
Trevor Fernandes Assistant Chief Magistrate   419-213-4775
Steve Casiere     419-213-4775
Nedal Adya     419-213-4775
Margaret Weisenburger     419-213-4775


AnnMarie Jasin Accounts Supervisor Email 419-213-2642
Danielle Poffenbaugh   Email 419-213-4752
Kylie Hannigan   Email 419-213-4769
Taylor Johnston   Email 419-213-4820


Jill Bergman   Email 419-213-4794
Tony D'Arcangelo   Email 419-213-4766

Assignment Commissioner

Marina Cooper   Email 419-213-4320


Lukasz Wilson   Email 419-213-4362


Melissa Pniewski   Email 419-213-4881

Court Reporter

Jami Bettinger   Email 419-213-4796

Front Counter/Intake

Sue Braithwaite Office Manager Email 419-213-4349
Audrey Corcoran   Email 419-213-4767
Emily Lyell   Email 419-213-4811
Kerrigan York   Email 419-213-2156
Stephanie Lanham   Email 419-213-4810
Tony D'Arcangelo   Email 419-213-4766

Information Systems

Christy Frank IT Manager Email 419-213-4795
Joshua DiNardo   Email 419-213-4876
Sidney Haney   Email 419-213-4774

Marriage License

Sarah Marx Marriage License Supervisor Email 419-213-4662
Brenna O'Donnell   Email 419-213-2152
MaryPat King   Email 419-213-4361
Nathan Poore   Email 419-213-2153
Information Line   Email 419-213-4750

Mental Health

Darlene Nicholson   Email 419-213-4363
Audrey Corcoran   Email 419-213-4767


Luellen Wilkowski   Email 419-213-4775


Steve Casiere Records Supervisor   419-213-4775
Aimee Bloom   Email 419-213-4364
Marsha Morris   Email 419-213-2698
File Room     419-213-2698


General Information

Main Phone 419-213-4775
Main Fax 419-213-4764
Marriage License Recording 419-213-4750
Marriage License Fax 419-213-4645
Your input is valuable to us. Please email your general questions, comments, and suggestions to and we will reply as soon as possible. PLEASE NOTE: This is NOT to be used for case specific information, filings or pleadings, or case emergencies. For an immediate issue, please call the court at 419-213-4775 instead.