Chief Executive OfficerPassionate world traveler, committed partner, a proud papa, loves equality, freedom and inclusion, doesn’t love being still for too long, seeks good food, fine wine and cold beer, always believes in underdogs, IS an underdog, bilingual nurse turned executive number cruncher, lives life BIG and in ALL CAPS.
Executive DirectorLongtime non-profit administrator, expertise in daily taxi service for her kids and their friends, partner to our CEO and believes we are better together. Passionate about different cultures, ice cream connoisseur, runner and yoga enthusiast. Loves the big city but loves being sent to all kinds of places to serve all kinds of people more.
Development DirectorFormer cheerleader who never quit. Advocate for those hurting and hopeless. Kick-a** Realtor who uses her vocation to love and help people. Powerful force of positivity who makes people smile and feel better. Hates mediocrity. Loves God and her family. Seeks purpose in everything. Enjoys healthy food, a good glass of wine and yoga.
Community Relations DirectorRetired linebacker and sports announcer, motivational speaker, youth mentor, advocates for love and acceptance with her life, mother of one very bouncy baby boy, believes anything is possible, lives simply so others can simply live, inspired by Ghandi, sees potential in every person.
John and Kylie Gainey
Meet Our BoardWe also have a committed crew on our board of directors. Many of these individuals have been involved with us since the beginning and are well-respected community members. They help guide our organization and programs.
- Dan Vaughn, Human Resources Executive
- Mark Isherwood, Principal/Owner of a Media Production Firm
- Jill Johnson, Wealth Management Executive
- Jason Makaroff, Hospital Administrator
- Scott Hadwiger, Operational Finance Director for International Retailer