Leadership

Office & ReStore
 


Board of Directors
 

 Kate Means, Chair​ 

Holly Lesko, Vice Chair 

Ted Koebel, Secretary

Steve Jones, Treasurer

Mary Ann Bonadeo, Member/Development Chair 

Linda DeVito, Member​

John Ross, Member

Patrick Doan, Member/VT Chapter

 

Crystal Hollins, Member

Travis Folden, Member

James Rakes, Member

Dr. Annie Pearce, Member

Don Mullins, Member/ ReStore Chair

Josh Wimmer, Member 

Larry Day, Ex Officio Member/ Construction Chair

Tom Sherman, Ex Officio Member/ Family Services   


Committees
 

  • Finance: Develop budget, monitor financial statements, review financial controls, ensure compliance. Activities include: oversee the preparation of the annual budget and financial statements, administration, collection, and disbursement of the financial resources of the organization. Advise the board with respect to making significant financial decisions. Understand the systems of internal controls, including ensuring compliance by management with applicable policies and procedures and risk management.

 

  • ReStore: Advise and support the home improvement thrift store (and primary fundraiser). Activities include: Researching best practices, infrastructure enhancement, fiscal oversight including monthly ReStore P&L review.
     

  • Construction: Develop a construction plan and implement across all programs. (This includes new home construction, technical school construction, critical repair) Activities include: Identifying the locations and house plans for specific site and family. Budgeting of build, evaluating bids, and supervision of construction project manager (with ED). Act as Team Leaders during builds, creating a culture of safety on job sites and encouraging skill development. Communicate issues during builds and encourage problem-solving. Assist with inventory and maintenance.

 

  • Family Services: Develop and implement criteria for selecting and supporting partner families. Activities: development and implementation of orientation program for applicants, screening applicants, interviewing prospective families, recommending families for approval, ensuring partner families meet expectations, mentor new home owners.