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Who We Are

Staff Members

Meet our amazing team.

Executive Team

  • Eileen Hayes, President and CEO
  • Margaret Meany, Chief Operations Officer
  • Karen Raus, Chief Financial Officer
  • Jessica Salter, Chief Philanthropy Officer

Management Team

  • Cendy Gonzalez, Human Resources Administrator
  • Jocelyn Hernandez, Coordinator, Mother-Child Reunification Program
  • Jennifer Kodis, Director, Employment Services
  • Michael McCarthy, Executive Chef, Soup Kitchen
  • Kali Otto-Gentry, Director, A Hand Up
  • Michelle Pugh, Director, Workforce Education
  • Jill Van Leesten, Clinician, Rhode Island Reentry Collaborative
  • Vinnie Velazquez, Director, Special Projects

Meet our board members and learn more about how you can get involved.