Our Staff & Board of Directors

Our Staff

  • Kevin Burke, Executive Director
  • Arthur Burke, Office Manager
  • Amanda Lafollette, Program Manager
  • Hailey Myers, Development Director
  • Sandra Mandujano, Direct Support Professional – ARO Program lead
  • Shiva Shahrashoob, Direct Support Professional – HERE Program lead
  • Elvira Cardoso, Direct Support Professional
  • Tina Chambliss, Direct Support Professional
  • Linda Rukke Landen, Direct Support Professional
  • Bernadette Laviste, Direct Support Professional
  • Shelby Still, Direct Support Professional
  • Kelly Veltkamp, Direct Support Professional
  • Christina Wallace, Employment Professional
  • Peg Falconer, Horticultural Therapy Specialist
  • Kai Porter, Operations Manager

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

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