Our Staff

The staff members of the Eugene Mission “serve the Lord with gladness” and thanksgiving for the call God has placed on our lives.  We are committed to loving our homeless neighbors and assisting them as they transition out of homelessness. We are equally committed to operating our organization with the utmost professionalism and stewardship. If you need assistance from any of our team, please feel welcome to call the Eugene Mission at 541-344-3251.

Executive/Operational Leadership


Sheryl Balthrop

Executive Director

Tabitha Eck

Director of Strategic Operations & Resources

Shawn Bay

Director of Finance & Human Resources

Velada McElroy

Office Manager/Bookkeeper

Beth Sheehan

Director of Philanthropy

Cody Meyer

Community Engagement Coordinator

Dana Gray

Sr. Director of Operations

Nick Licavoli

Media Specialist

Facilities


Bill Wanner

Director of Facilities

Luiggi Rossi

Maintenance Manager

Eric Z.

Warehouse Coordinator

Dave Baker

Warehouse Assistant

Jay Olson

Warehouse Asst/GSS

Ken Coldeen

Custodial Coordinator

Food Services


Marshall Eck

Director of Food Services

Trent Lee

Kitchen Manager

Eric Lowe

Kitchen Supervisor/Cook

Tino Mendoza-Cruz

Kitchen Supervisor/Cook

Jake Reed

Kitchen Supervisor/Cook

Greg Thornbury

Kitchen Assistant

Jamison Bryant

Warehouse Asst

Life Change Program


Denver Harris

Life Change Program Manager

Bryan Kimbell

Life Change Program Counselor

Joseph Beal

Life Change Program Counselor

Supportive Services


Shannon Smyth

Director Supportive Services & Data Management

Maria Cortez

Guest Services Program Development Analyst

Deb Wheeler

Case Manager

Tony Baugh

Peer Support Specialist

James Miller

ROC (Resources/Outreach/Connections) Coordinator

Men's Center


Norm Ingebretson

Administrative Coordinator

Tony Davis

Guest Services Supervisor Lead

Tom Durant

Guest Services Supervisor

Michael Mueller

Guest Services Supervisor

Shane Richardson

Guest Services Supervisor

Pat Porter

Guest Services Supervisor/Baggage Coordinator

Chris O'Connell

Baggage Coordinator

Women's & Children's Services


Johnna Wheeler

Women & Children's Services Manager

Kelsie Champ

Administrative Coordinator

Joelle Wheeler

Guest Services Supervisor Lead

Sabrina Haskinson

Guest Services Supervisor Lead

Moana Brown

Guest Services Supervisor

Nalani Brown

Guest Services Supervisor

Linda Forbess

Guest Services Supervisor

Julie Hansen

Guest Services Supervisor

Linda McGuire

Guest Services Supervisor

Tanya Miner

Guest Services Supervisor

Jennifer Zimmerman

Guest Services Supervisor

Jolene Bettles

Guest Services Supervisor

Victoria Moran

Guest Services Supervisor

Perla Grado Blanco

Guest Services Supervisor

There will always be poor in the land. Therefore, I command you to be openhanded toward your brothers and toward the poor and needy in your land.
Deuteronomy 15:11