Staff & Interns

United Way of Denton County Staff:

 

Gary Henderson

Gary Henderson

President & Chief Executive Officer

E-mail: Gary@UnitedWayDenton.org
Phone: 940-566-5851 Ext. 104
Twitter: @garyhenderson
LinkedIn: uwdcceo

Vicki Smith

Vicki Smith

Chief Financial Officer

E-mail: Vicki@UnitedWayDenton.org
Phone: 940-566-5851 Ext. 103

DIRECTORS


Kristin Jones

Kristin Jones, MBA

Director of Development

 

Leah Jordan

Director of Community Impact

 

Elena Lusk

 

Elena Lusk

Director of Housing Initiatives

Olivia Mata-Williams

Olivia Mata-Williams, LMSW

Director of Education & Workforce Initiatives

Alicia McElroy

Alicia McElroy, LMSW, CFSW

Director of Financial Coaching & Navigation

Marci Pritts

Marci Pritts

Director of Marketing & Communications

Shanan Spencer

 

Shanan Spencer, MS, LPC

Director of Health & Mental Health Initiatives

Teddy Yan

 

Teddy Yan

Director of Financial Initiatives

 


grace currie

Grace Currie

Development Coordinator


Michelle Jones

Michelle Jones

Development Manager

Toccara Terrell

 

Toccara Terrell

Development Specialist

Amanda Adams

Amanda Adams

Senior Housing Navigator

Megan Ball

Megan Ball, MA

Rapid Re-Housing Program Manager

Maggie Banda

Maggie Banda

Rapid Re-Housing Navigator

Madeline Fink

 

Madeline Fink

Homelessness Data Management Specialist

Keaton Hare

 

Keaton Hare

Housing Navigator


Michell Johnson

Michell Johnson, LMSW

Homelessness Prevention Case Manager

Hope Rodgers

Hope Rodgers, MSW

Homelessness Outreach Coordinator

Marina Viele

Marina Viele

Rapid Re-Housing Navigator

RAPID RE-HOUSING CASE MANAGERS

 

Leia Atkinson

 

Leia Atkinson

 

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Haley White, LMSW

 

EVICTION PREVENTION SPECIALISTS

Katie Good

Katie Good

Kayla Jackson

Kayla Jackson

Payton Mathis

Payton Mathis

 

Courtney Myers

Courtney Myers

Angel Rocha

Angel Rocha

Samantha Sullivan

Samantha Sullivan

Additional Eviction Prevention Specialists:
Hollisia Breedon
Jasmine Bueno
Martha Buwa
Monica Cañizares
Tyler Lamon
Thao Nguyen
Alejandro Orduna
Anna Paredes
Cinthia Rocha
Shelly Thompson
Haley Williams

Elishia Baxter

Elishia Baxter, LMSW

Veteran Center Coordinator

Beinda Orduna

Belinda Orduna

Bilingual Family Child Care Coordinator

Shelby Redondo

Shelby Redondo

Family Child Care Coordinator


Damasia Ferra

Damasia Ferra

Finance Assistant

Guadalupe Muniz

 

Guadalupe Muniz

Controller Eviction Prevention

2021 Interns 

 
Olivia Mata-Williams, Education & Workforce Initiatives, Texas Woman's University/University of  North Texas
Maya GaylerMarketing & Communications, University of North Texas
Kelsey Crawford, Social Media/Communications, University of North Texas
Deborah John, Needs Assessment - Mental Health & Veterans, University of North Texas
Anna Lacey, Needs Assessment - Homelessness, Texas Woman's University
James Putnam, Needs Assessment - Children & Families/Workforce Success - ALICE, Texas Woman's University/University of  North Texas
Haley White, Workforce Success - Pathways Case Manager, Texas Woman's University/University of  North Texas
Erin DaggsWorkforce Success - Pathways Case Manager, Texas Woman's University/University of  North Texas
Sophia Brockman, Workforce Success - Racial Equity, North Colorado
Rita Skillern, Financial Empowerment - Financial Coaching, West New Mexico University
Wendy Elizondo, Financial Empowerment - Financial Coaching, University of Texas Arlington
Ginny Brundeen, Mental Health & Veterans, Texas Woman's University/University of  North Texas
Rebecca Champion, Behavioral Health/Resource Directory, University of North Texas
Karina GarciaBehavioral Health/Okay to Say, University of North Texas
Isabella Zeitz, Homelessness - Barriers Fund/Advocacy, University of North Texas
Anna Lacey, Homelessness - Coordinated Entry, Texas Woman's University
Hannah Walker, Homelessness - Housing Navigator, Texas Woman's University/University of  North Texas
Leia Atkinson, Homelessness - Point in Time/Data Report, University of North Texas
Mackenzie Smith, Financial Empowerment - VITA, University of Texas Arlington
Jacob Chamberlain, Health & Mental Health, University of Oklahoma
 
 

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