Our Staff & Board of Directors

Our Staff

  • Kevin Burke, Executive Director
  • Amanda LaFollette, Program Manager
  • Arthur Burke, Program Coordinator
  • Elvira Cardoso, Direct Support Professional – Lead
  • Bernadette Laviste, Direct Support Professional – Lead
  • Sandra Mandujano, Direct Support Professional – Lead
  • Zohreh Nasseri, Direct Support Professional – Lead
  • Shiva Shahrashoob, Direct Support Professional – Lead
  • Peg Falconer, Direct Support Professional – Horticultural Therapy Specialist
  • Christina Wallace, Direct Support Professional – Employment Specialist
  • Tina Chambliss, Direct Support Professional
  • Linda Rukke Landen, Direct Support Professional
  • Kelly Veltkamp, Direct Support Professional

If you are interested in employment opportunities with our organization, please provide a resume and letter detailing your experience and interest. You must be willing and able to pass criminal history and background checks per our licensing requirements.

Our Board of Directors

  • Nyssa Oru, President
  • Teri Moothart, Vice President
  • Ed Casuga, Treasurer
  • Mary Bennett, Secretary
  • Leslie Couch, Director
  • Jen Hoskins, Director
  • Mark Rowlette, Director
  • Stephen Layman, Director
  • Dan Peccia, Director
  • Mark Haapala, Director

If you are interested in serving on the Board of Directors, please contact us. We are always actively looking for people in the community committed to serving as ambassadors of our organization. We seek individuals with a passion for progress in disability, fantastic fundraising skills, and the desire to spread the word about all the good work we do. Help us imagine possibilities. Please call or email Kevin Burke.

Our Governing Documents

Articles of Incorporation | BylawsForm 990, 2018
Our Tax ID# is 93-0506233.