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Our Staff


Chip Wood, MSSW, ECHM
Executive Director

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Shelah Kerschenske, ECHM Operations Manager

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Rich Schabow, ECHM
Home Modification & Repair Manager

Jamie Malesevich 
Homeowner Coordinator

ECHM - These staff members have successfully completed the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology Executive Certificate in Home Modification course.  This is a program of the Fall Prevention Center of Excellence at the University of Southern California.  They are amongst a distinguished group of over 1,200 graduates who are dedicated to maximizing independence for people of all ages through supportive home environments. 

Board of Directors

Jill Paul, President, SECURA

Joe Truehart, Vice-President, Hoffman Planning, Design & Construction                
Liz Rantanen, Secretary, Thrivent Mutual Funds

Bryant Kazik, Treasurer, Fox Communities Credit Union


Kristin Johnson, Thrivent Financial
Shawn Neuman, Associated Bank
Paula Condor, Promo Print Solutions

Jeff Toline, EAA

Patrick Ostroth, CBRE

Sandy Markech, Goodwill NCW

Paul Welhouse, Board Advisor, Welhouse Construction

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