Our staff is dedicated to providing hope for the addicted homeless.

Our Staff

Executive Director

Tony has served as the Mission’s Executive Director since 1996. He previously served as Executive Director of Central Union Mission in Washington, DC. There he pioneered the country’s first family and parenting conference for homeless men and women. Tony began his career as a pastor for three churches in New Jersey. In his second church, he started the city’s first homeless shelter. He has received certification in non-profit management from Duke University and his Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and teacher certification from Jersey City State College.


Kristin Kelly Blinson
Director of Development

Brittany Jenkins
Manager of Corporate and Foundation Relations

Rachel Adams
Communications & Events Specialist

EJ Underwood
Director of Principal and Planned Giving

Jeff Glenn
Community Relations Manager

Yvette Ngundam
Donor Relations & Communications Coordinator

Sharon Bremer
Manager of Major Gifts

Christy Baker
Community Relations Coordinator

Katalin Sankowich
Donor Relations & Communications Manager

Jill Adams
Development Officer

Greg Gooden
Gift in Kind Coordinator

Ron Coleman
Major Gifts Officer


Director of Finance & Administration
Brian Bara

Lisa Holmgren

HR Manager
Alice Jordan

Senior Accounting Specialist
Christy Williams

IT Manager
Mark Thomasson

Executive Assistant
Pam Beam

Facility Management

Facility Manager
Dan Oller

Dove’s Nest Women’s Program

Program Director
Linda Currie

Dove’s Nest Volunteer Coordinator
Aliya Petzing

Rebound Men’s Program

Program Director
Bill Lockley

Board of Directors

Jeff Owen
JOSCO/National Sales, Inc.

Kim Overman
Allen Tate Company

Edward Doughty
Epic Capital Wealth Mgmt.

Anna Tartak
Ashland Advertising Principal

Dr. Christopher Zagar
Lakeside Family Physicians

Mike Metcalf
Vice President
Chip Ganassi Racing

April Hicks
Bank of America

Graeme M. Keith, III
The Keith Corporation

Michael Moloney
Premier, Inc.

Lisa Bell
Tivoli Partners, Inc.

Brett Gray
Cushman & Wakefield

William “Butch” Robertson, Jr.
Wells Fargo

Michael Vander Baan
Carolinas Healthcare System

John Taylor
Rodgers Builders

Ryan Taylor