Board of Directors

Brooke Dahlia Hill, President

Amy Myers, Vice Chair
American University 

Cindy Livesay, Treasurer
Bank of Ann Arbor

Eric Jay, Secretary 
Dykema Gossett PLLC

Neal Belitsky
American Roads, LLC

Chris Bergen
Merrill Lynch

Brandon Biggs
Biggs & Gunst, P.C

Matt King

Kathy Linderman
Charles Reinhart Co. Realtors

Amy Matteson
Old National Bank

Julie Santinga
Trinity Health

Anna Schmitt-Reichert
Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea

William L. Shepard
Eastern Michigan University

Denise Tanguay
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

Amanda Volante

Jason Golembiewski
Accounting Assistant

Barbara Cecil
Development Director

Carley Kleinhans
Development Associate

Emma Thornburg
Administrative Assistant

Regen Stahl
Volunteer Coordinator

Children’s Services Staff

Rana Smith
Children’s Services Supervisor

Cheryl Crawford-Gore
Parent Educator

Housing Services Staff

Sharon Lapides
Director of Programs

Terri Wadsworth
Housing Support Coordinator

Kayla Irwin
Housing Support Coordinator

Amelia Wiget
Housing Support Coordinator

Amanda Donovan

Housing Support Coordinator

Jessica Harrison
Housing Support Coordinator

Elizabeth Fink
Housing Support Coordinator

Marianna Moynihan
Quality Control & Shelter Coordinator

Elise Ellsworth
CERA Supervisor

Chanel Sewell-Marshall
Housing AmeriCorps

Resource Center Staff

Jacqueline Ratkos
Food Pantry Coordinator

Emily Hastie
Resource Specialist

Gwendolyn Williams
Food Pantry Assistant


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