Our Team

Administrative Staff

Meredith switzer,M. ED

Executive Director

828-774-9032

ELeanor Ashton

Senior Resource Development Director

George Sieburg

Finance and Operations Director

828-785-9910

Santiago Cely

Facilities and Housing Development Director

828-767-0423

Jim Lowder

Strategic and Major Gifts Officer

828-337-4623

Jenny Simmons

Grants Management Director

828-774-6954

Madeline Wadley

Volunteer and Business Engagement Specialist 

828-772-1820

Nicole Brown

Deputy Director of Programs and Strategy

828-777-5165

Leigh Hackney

Operations & Technology Specialist 

828-337-1050

Peiyin chen

Finance Assistant

828-424-0578

amber adams

Communications Manager

828-785-9840

Claire NAPOLETANO

Admin & Donor Relations Manager

828-417-4657

Leigh Anne Miller

HR Specialist

828-785-9909

Directors & Program Managers

KATE C.

Homeless Services Director
828-768-2670

Jenny

Permanent Supportive Housing Director 

(246) 239-2612

Liz

Rapid Rehousing / Prevention Program Director 

828-772-9144

Alanna

Woodfin Program Manager

828-747-2599

Amanda S.

Scattered Site Program Manager

828-767-9207

Jerry

HACA Program Manager

828-777-4754

Katherine

Rapid Rehousing Program Manager

828-772-2848

WES

Emergency Housing Program Manager

828-772-2847

Kate B.

Back at Home Program Manager

828-776-9741

 

PIP

AHOPE Program Manager

828-620-0135

jon

Woodfin Safety Manager

828-777-9702

Robert

Outreach Program Manager

828-768-3435

SSVF & Rapid Rehousing

Allison

Homelessness Prevention Case Manager

828-772-7497

LIZ

Housing Services Case Manager

828-772-9144

Catherine

Housing Services Case Manager

828-772-2845

melanee

Housing Services Case Manager

828-772-2846

Molly

Housing Services Case Manager

828-747-8583

Mariah

Homelessness Prevention Case Manager

828-707-1726

SAL

COVID-19 SSVF Motel Outreach
Specialist

828-707-2991

Angelique

COVID-19 SSVF Motel Outreach
Specialist

828-774-8117

Flint

Housing Services Case Manager

828-620-0056

Ashleigh

Housing Services Case Manager

828-777-8262

elizabeth

Back at Home & Housing Services Case Manager

828-447-9529

tamara

COVID-19 Hotel Staff

828-450-0190

AHOPE & Outreach Case Managers

Sam

Homeless Services Case Manager

828-774-9139

Hillary

Outreach Case Manager

828-772-6600

Knowledge

Crisis Intervention Specialist

828-412-1874

Erin

Outreach Specialist

828-774-9212

Christian

Benefits Specialist

828-782-0016

Rachel

Homeless Services Case Manager

828-778-0016

Brian

Homeless Services Case Manager

828-774-9108

Jennifer

Homeless Services Case Manager (PRN)

828-747-8583

Mike

Homeless Services Case Manager

828-337-5672

Branden

AHOPE PRN

828-337-2310

SEVERIN

AHOPE PRN

 

REY

AHOPE PRN

828-337-2310

William

COVID-19 Hotel Staff

828-712-8960

frank

COVID-19 Hotel Staff

828-772-2845

kimberly

COVID-19 Hotel Staff

828-778-0421

 

TARA

COVID-19 Hotel Staff

ALICE

COVID-19 Hotel Staff

 

Kay

PRN

828-707-2491

Scattered-Site & HACA Staff

Anne

Housing Services Case Manager

828-273-4810

Amy

Housing Services Case Manager

828-772-0276

Caroline P.

Housing Services Case Manager

828-772-5773

Will

Housing Services Case Manager

828-777-9809

Caroline K.

HACA Housing Services Case Manager

828-774-9191

Sally

HACA Housing Services Case Manager

828-768-2662

Amanda T.

HACA Housing Services Case Manager

828-776-1840

phyllis

Women for Women Case Manager

828-747-9276

Woodfin Staff

Matt

Woodfin & Resident Safety Advisor

Ryan

Woodfin Case Manager

828-775-4199

Chelsea

Woodfin & Resident Safety Advisor

Jerome

Woodfin & Resident Safety Advisor

828-774-9212

Linda

Woodfin & Resident Safety Advisor

 

Sabrina

Woodfin & Resident Safety Advisor

828-775-2722

Housing Specialists

Alexa

Permanent Supportive Housing Specialist 

828-768-2458

Miranda

Rapid Rehousing Specialist

828-777-5342

Jennie

Housing Specialist

828-231-8893

Welcome Home Donation Center Staff

Terry

Welcome Home Donation Center Coordinator

828-777-1886

Board Members

Vann vogel

Board Chair

Emeritus Attorney, Pisgah Legal Services

 

Angie Cullen

Vice President

Owner and Managing Broker, Nest Realty Asheville

Chris Youngblood

Treasurer 

Vice President/Business Development Officer Commercial Banking, FirstBank 

Mae creadick

Secretary 

Real Estate Developer, Volunteer Attorney

Greg angelo

Broker in Charge, The Blackburn Group

 

donna ball

Peer Support Team Member, Liberty Corners

Clark Duncan

Executive Director, Economic Development Coalition for AshevilleBuncombe County 

Melissa duong

Vice President, Community Development, First Horizon Bank

Rusty edwards

 Senior Vice President, Wells Fargo Bank

 

Jo ikelheimer

VicePresidentCompliance, National Center for Housing Management

Ryan Mccullough

Real Estate Agent, Nest Realty

Heather norton

Director of Accounting, Biltmore Company 

Kelly pierce

 

 

isaac rowles

Certified Public Accountant, Johnson Price Sprinkle

jorge redmond

Assistant District Attorney, Buncombe County Government

arthur salido

Executive Director, Community and Economic Engagement and Innovation, Western Carolina University 

Barbara wright

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