Who We Are


STAFF

Father Justin Mathews -- Executive Director

Father Justin Mathews -- Executive Director

Summer Griffith -- Foster Grandparents Program Manager

Summer Griffith -- Foster Grandparents Program Manager

Olivette Hamilton -- Foster Grandparents Project Coordinator

Olivette Hamilton -- Foster Grandparents Project Coordinator

Angela Dickson — Executive Assistant

Gabriel Rop -- Director of Programs and Operations

Gabriel Rop -- Director of Programs and Operations

Pam Infranca -- Cafe and Food Programs Manager

Pam Infranca -- Cafe and Food Programs Manager

Terry Freeman, MSW -- Case Manager

Terry Freeman, MSW -- Case Manager

Father Turbo Qualls -- Community Steward in Thelma’s Kitchen

Father Turbo Qualls -- Community Steward in Thelma’s Kitchen

Jennifer Cundiff -- Director of Finance

Jennifer Cundiff -- Director of Finance

Jonathan Reavis -- Lead Case Manager

Jonathan Reavis -- Lead Case Manager

Alexandra Drechsler — VISTA intern, Volunteer Coordinator

Alexandra Drechsler — VISTA intern, Volunteer Coordinator

Charles Cowley -- Custodian

Charles Cowley -- Custodian

Sylvia Goodloe, LCSW, Mental Health Services Manager and Clinical Therapist

Sylvia Goodloe, LCSW, Mental Health Services Manager and Clinical Therapist

Jodi Mathews -- Communications & Grants Manager

Jodi Mathews -- Communications & Grants Manager

Sarah Tepikian — Thelma’s Kitchen Program Coordinator

Sarah Tepikian — Thelma’s Kitchen Program Coordinator

Bryon Hayes — Assistant Volunteer Coordinator

Bryon Hayes — Assistant Volunteer Coordinator


BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Kathryn Evans-Madden, President
Melissa Ver Meer, PhD, Board Treasurer
Dr. Michael Abraham, Board Secretary
Dina Gardner
Cecilia Garrett, MLA
Carla Hutchinson, LCSW
Frank White III
Ted Sleder
John Kreicbergs Ryan Myers

RS SOCIAL VENTURES BOARD MEMBERS
Karen Zecy,  Board Chair
Mark Larrabee, Treasurer
Myron McCant  Ken Myers

EMERITUS BOARD MEMBERS

Hieromonk Alexii Paisius Altschul
Karen Zecy
Bob Andrews, JD
Cindy Beasley
Richard Nelson
Hagos E. Andebrhan
Martin Okpareke
Rodney Knott
Iulia Istrate
Jeanetta Issa
Duvel "DJ" Pierre
Adriana Sarris
Nathan Jackson
Clifford O’Bryan
Dmeter Dragovich
Gator Greenwill

RS at 3101 Troost Avenue, Kansas City

RS at 3101 Troost Avenue, Kansas City