What Drives Us?

Homeward Bound creates pathways out of poverty for homeless families.

Our Values.

Our values support our mission, shape our culture, and reflect the essence of Homeward Bound's operations.

Community.

We strive to foster a nurturing environment. To involve stakeholders in innovative ways. And to always embrace collaboration.

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Integrity.

We strive be good stewards of our financial, tangible, and human resources. To be upfront and honest in a respectful, direct manner. And to lead to by example.

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Compassion.

We strive to understand before being understood. To create opportunities for all. And to leverage our differences to achieve breakthroughs.

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Communication.

We strive to foster a nurturing environment. To involve stakeholders in innovative ways. And to always embrace collaboration.

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Empowerment.

We strive to emphasize strengths to instill confidence. To foster an environment that supports growth and improvement. To promote self-care, set healthy boundaries, and know when to ask for help.

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Our Staff

Executive Team.

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Becky Jackson

President & CEO


Whitney Silence

Chief Operating Officer


Joan Johnson

Chief Finance Officer


Development Team.

Jordan Moreno

Director of Events & Marketing


Tracey Lane

Director of Giving


Chris Stage

Director of Performance


Sherry Roueche

Community Outreach Manager


Alissa Robinson

Grant & Contract Manager


Family Programs Team.

Trina Jenkins Curry

Director of Family Programs


Esmeralda Peterson

Associate Director of Client Services


Liz Avila

Senior Case Manager


Roxanne Zaad

Case Manager


Amber Gurule

Intake Coordinator


Karen Lynch

Workforce Development Manager


Courtney Gutierrez

Case Manager


Jennifer Schafer

Case Manager


Daphne Chase

Receptionist


 

Youth Programs Team.

Dr. Nuha Amireh

Assoc. Director of Early Education


KateLynn Dean

Assoc, Director of Community & Youth Programs


Rachel Wallach

Youth Program Coordinator


Vanessa Rodriguez

Early Education Manager


Yesenia Saucedo Real

Early Childhood Specialist


 

Stacy Spangler

Early Childhood Specialist


Shae Adams

Early Childhood Specialist


Michelle Lee

Early Childhood Specialist


Lisa Murphy

Early Childhood Specialist


Guadalupe Felix

Early Childhood Specialist


Esclendy Lopez

Early Childhood Specialist


Asianae Murphy

Early Childhood Specialist


Shannon Stewart

Early Childhood Specialist


Finance & Operations Team.

Kelly Hilding

Accounting & Housing Manager


Mariah Kempf

Accounting Specialist


David Gonzales

Director of Facilities


Gregg Faith

Property Technician


Phil Conti

Property Technician


 

Administrative Team.

Heather Josowitz Allen

VP of Administration


Steve Brunton

IT Manager


 

FINANCIAL STATEMENTS

We appreciate transparency and know you do too. Here are our financial statements below: