Board of Directors

Brooke Dahlia Hill, President

Cindy Livesay, Treasurer
Bank of Ann Arbor 

Amy Myers, Secretary
Southwest Detroit Immigration & Refugee Center

Neal Belitsky
American Roads, LLC

Chris Bergen

Brandon Biggs
Biggs & Gunst, P.C.

Sandy Burdi
Community Volunteer

Dan Foss
Old National Bank 

Eric Jay
Dykema Gossett PLLC

Matt King

Kathy Linderman
Charles Reinhart Co. Realtors

Julie Santinga
Trinity Health

Anna Schmitt-Reichert
The Reichert Group

William L. Shepard
Eastern Michigan University


Letitia Byrd
Gretchen Eby
LaVerne Jackson-Barker
Todd Clark
Joetta Mial, Ph.D.
Sharon Moore
Peri Stone-Palmquist, MSW
Denise Tanguay, Ph.D.
Laurita Thomas

Rhonda Weathers, Executive Director

“When you show up to volunteer, donate household items for families, or organize a benefit, you are making sure SOS is there to help whenever a local family has a need. Our success depends on you!”

Rhonda Weathers

Executive Director, SOS

Administrative Staff

Rhonda Weathers
Executive Director

Elizabeth Clark
Office Manager

Renae Winson
Finance Director

Jason Golembiewski
Accounting Assistant

Barbara Cecil
Development Director

Carley Kleinhans
Development Associate

Emma Thornburg
Administrative Assistant 

Children’s Services Staff

Rana Smith
Children’s Services Supervisor

Cheryl Crawford-Gore
Parent Educator


Housing Services Staff

Sharon Lapides
Homeless Services Director

Jessica Johnston
Housing Supervisor

Terri Wadsworth
Housing Supports Coordinator

Kayla Irwin
Housing Supports Coordinator

Charlay Bibins
Housing Supports Coordinator

Jessica Harrison
Housing Supports Coordinator

Sara Lamb
Quality Control & Shelter Coordinator

Resource Center Staff

Tracey Anderson
Food & Volunteer Coordinator

Emily Hastie
Resource Specialist

Jacqueline Ratkos
Pantry Assistant

“I’m a supporter of SOS because I believe everyone deserves a roof over their head.”
~ Kathy Linderman, SOS Board of Directors