Staff & Board

2023 Board Members

Ray Barnes

Retired, Frederick County Public Schools and Frederick County Government

Lee Lushbaugh
Vice President

Retired, Bechtel

Dan Schiffman

Wealth Management Advisor, Northwestern Mutual

Shelley Aloi

Executive Director, Marriage Resource Center

Rev. Dr. Eliezer Valentín-Castañón,
Immediate Past Board President

Baltimore Washington Conference, United Methodist Church

Lynette Cary, PhD

Principal Investigator, Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute (AFRRI)

Bryan Mack

Owner/Operator, Great Outdoor Advertising

Jim Olson

Colonel US Army (Retired)

C. Paul Smith

Attorney at Law

Nkem Wellington

Program Communications Director
Results for Development

Eric Dallavalle

Member Partner
Frederick Financial Planners, Inc

James B. Sherwood, PhD©, FACHE

VP, Business Development & Strategy
Frederick Health


Nick Brown
Executive Director

301-631-2670 ext. 105

Colleen Baldree
Development Assistant

301-631-2670, ext. 103

Emily Conrad
Administrative Assistant


Claire Donnelly
Lead Aide – Emergency Family Shelter


Catherine Dorsey
Director of Operations

301-631-2670 ext. 115

Kavonte Duckett
Director of Alan P. Linton, Jr. Emergency Shelter

301-631-2670 ext. 114

Jake Hood
Assistant to the Director of Operations


Meg Kula
Director of Philanthropy

301-631-2670 ext. 117

Andrew Moss
Case Manager


Matt Ota, Program Navigator

Matt Ota
Covid Rental Assistance Navigator


Jessica Bish
Case Manager

301-631-2670 ext. 132

Konnor Roberson
Accounting Clerk/Data Administrator

301-631-2670 ext. 119

Ann Watkins

Client Services Comptroller

301-631-2670 ext. 102

Melanie Williams

Director of Emergency Family Shelter

301-631-2670 ext. 116

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