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Staff Leadership


Kemp Shuey - Executive Director
Roger Barnes - Director of Human Resources
Amber Wilson Valdivia - Director of Operations
Kim Kelly - Director of Finance

Leticia Vitela - Executive Assistant to the Executive Office

Development & Communications

Gini Petersen - Director of Development & Communications
Kristy Reddick - Corporate & Community Partnerships Manager
Gina Bounds - Donor Relations Manager

Housing Stability

Katherine Galian - Director of Housing Stability
Jennifer Wacan - Data & Reporting Manager
Larry Hauth - Family Development Manager
Randy Olsen - Energy Conservation Manager
Pat Rogers - Housing & Homeless Services Manager
Todd Speight - Utility Assistance Manager
Zoila Coppiano - Coordinated Systems Manager
Wendy Polanco - Emergency Rent Manager
Zaki Al Nazli - Contracts & Grants Manager
Colleen Emerson - Contracts & Grants Manager

Head Start

Julie Novakowski - Director of Head Start
Augusta Lang - Early Childhood Program Manager
Carrie Leavitt - Early Childhood Program Manager
Jessica Palmer - Early Childhood Program Manager
Kara Parris - Early Childhood Program Manager
Kirstin Juul - Operations Manager

Family Stability 
Karen Henkemeyer - Director of Family Stability 
Jessica Rosengreen - Child Care Resource & Referral Manager
Beth Dasher - Healthy Families Manager