OUR STAFF

Board of Directors / Staff / Volunteers

  • Board of Directors
  • Staff
  • Volunteers

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

SPAN’S Board of Directors is comprised of volunteer members.

Chairperson:

Sherrie Hollahan

Vice-Chairperson:

Helen Kavanagh

 

Other Directors:

Krista Koerner

Cathy Breen

Nickie Duffet

Robbie Furlong

Nichole Patten

Marilyn Pumphrey

STAFF - SPAN

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Is responsible for:

  • The day to day running of the organization
  • Crisis intervention
  • Information and referral services

PROJECT COORDINATOR

Is responsible for:    

  • The implementation of a number of projects, such as Christmas supports, Back to School, Prom Dreams, etc.

MANAGER & ASSISTANT MANAGER – FOOD AND CLOTHING OUTLET

Is responsible for:

  • The day to day running of the Outlet
  • Preparing food hampers
  • Keeping records in accordance with the guidelines from the Community Food Sharing Association
  • Managing volunteer workers

SINGLE PARENT EMPLOYMENT SUPPORT PROGRAM (SESP)

COORDINATOR

Is responsible for:

  • The overall operation of the program
  • Planning and strategy sessions with various government personnel
  • Involved in the actual implementation of the program

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES OFFICERS

Are responsible for:

  • Teaching classroom sessions on job readiness training
  • Assisting each client to find employment
  • Providing job search assistance until the client is no longer eligible for the program

SUPPORT STAFF:

Are responsible for:

  • Reception
  • Telephone inquiries
  • Typing, copying and other necessary work, much of it involving updating cover letters and resumes for clients

VOLUNTEERS

SPAN is incredibly thankful and appreciative to its many volunteer who contribute daily to the operations and success of the organization.

SPAN has a number of volunteer opportunities available. These positions include assisting in the daily activities at our Food and Clothing outlet, supporting our ongoing projects and hosting peer support group meetings

 

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