Joseph’s House maintains full-time and part-time staff to provide services to guests.

Administration Or

Kevin O’Connor, Executive Director
Robb Kendgia, Director of Administration
Michelle Rivera, Human Resources Coordinator
Andra Zubkovs, Systems Coordinator


Patricia Tullgren, Director of Development
Lee Kemp Development Assistant
Janet Douglass Volunteer Coordinator

Joseph’s House Emergency Shelter

Shelley Chapin, Director of Homeless Services
Bridget Ryan, Shelter Coordinator
Kyle Biel, Shelter Advocate
Agnes Zink, Shelter Advocate
Matt Vertefeuille, Outreach Coordinator
Dawn Johnson, Outreach Advocate
Roberto Castro, Shelter Advocate/Program Assistant
Lauren Stork, Shelter Advocate/Program Assistant

Family Services

Mary Malcolm, Family Services Coordinator
Yolanda Sanchez, Family Services Advocate
Maria Long, Family Services Advocate
Natalie Lindop-Braun, Family Services Advocate

Lansing Inn & Hill Street Inn

Amy LaFountain, Director of Supported Housing
Elizabeth Beaumont, Associate Director of Supported Housing
Gail Walls, Shift Coordinator
Katrina Gibbons, Socialization/Recreation Counselor
Melissa Middlebrook, Housing Advocate
Robert Gordon, Housing Advocate
Shannon Connelly, Housing Advocate
Meghan Luce, Housing Advocate
Tony DiFiglio, Program Assistant
Issa-Mandela Russell, Housing Advocate,

Agency Operations

Patty Stargensky, Director of Agency Operations
Charles Debrocky, IT Coordinator
John MacWhinnie, Maintenance Worker
Jerry Greshel, Maintenance Worker
Tammie Papa, Ferry Street Cook
Debbie Boling, Housekeeper
Nicholas Heffner, Housekeeper
Shanta Meyers, Housekeeper
Gary Benjamin, Housekeeper
Debbie Smith, Cook Lansing Inn
David Bestle,

Tracy Neitzel, Executive Director, Emeritus & friend