Who We Are

Meet Our Team

Administration & Facilities

Laure Biron, LSW, MSS, MLSP, MFA

Chief Executive Officer

Jonathan Berry, MBA

Chief Financial Officer

Dwayne Grant

Facilities Manager

Tammy Truong

Bookkeeper & Office Manager

Richard Carter



Kris Jaeger

Chief Development Officer


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Corey Nedev, MPA

Development and Board Administrator

Larry Downey

Corporate Relations Manager


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Michael McKee

Communications and Grants Strategist

Sarah Kruger

Major Gifts Officer

Keondre Morris

Volunteer & Social Media Coordinator



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Donald Williams

Director of Culinary

Kwazi Hlela

Kitchen Manager

Henry Bailey

Prep Cook

Nathaniel Wilson

Prep Cook

Social Services

Geremi K. James, LSW

Chief Program Officer


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Crossley Simmons, MSW

Director of Clinical Support Services

Shahid Guyton

Director of Restorative Services

Aaliyah Davis

Mail and ID Program Manager

Chyna Parker

De-Escalation Manager


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Colleen Hendrick

Program Manager- Clothing Service & Community Hygiene Program

Sam Phillips, MA

Re-Entry Coordinator

Courtney Lane

Behavioral Health & Housing Concierge

Dawn Stacey Joyner, MSS

Avenue of the Arts Concierge

Lynetta Ferguson, BSW

Host/Triage Coordinator

Pierre Prioleau

De-escalation Specialist

Jeffrey Moore

Community Hygiene and Clothing Boutique Program Coordinator

Eboney Helms

Community Hygiene Fellow

Raheim Mims

Mercy Health De-escalation Fellow

Lisa DeStefano

Mail & ID Associate

Taj Mcintosh

De-esclation Specialist

We thought we would change the world. Turns out we can change the neighborhood, which isn’t too bad.