Our Staff

Shelter and Prevention

Our shelter has case managers, who meet with clients one-on-one to identify strengths and barriers to housing through our various programs, a shelter manager, who supervises the RAs and oversees the shelter's operations.

Martha Carter

Case Manager

Emily Zimmon

Support Services Director

Alicia Faust

Housing Programs Director

Tammy Mims

Housing Case Manager

Denine Rushing

Shelter Manager

Aaron Terrones

Homeless Prevention and Street Outreach Advocate

Resident Assistants

Resident Assistants (RAs) work directly with the clients during the evenings at the shelter to provide guidance and support. RAs talk with clients about the steps they are taking to secure permanent housing and assist the clients in determining further actions. The RAs also supervise the shelter to ensure that the clients' safety and needs are met.

Millie Achey

Resident Assistant

Cecil Dennis

Resident Assistant

Nautica Walker

Resident Assistant

AmeriCorps VISTA

Our AmeriCorps VISTAs serve 1-year terms with our agency to work on various capacity building projects.

Katie Pontious

VISTA Volunteer Coordinator

Kasperian Kittredge

VISTA Costs of Homelessness

Alize McClure

VISTA Storyteller


Our administrative staff work largely behind the scenes to help the various programs run smoothly. These staff work on accounting, grant writing, public relations, fundraising, development, and other areas of program support.

Marcy Oates

Operations Manager

Phoebe Trepp

Executive Director

Lisa Williams

Development Director