Our Team

Care for Real Board of Directors and Management

Board of Directors

Debbie Mellinger
Chair

The Rev. Jim Nixon
Vice-Chair

Jane Clifford
Treasurer

Jennifer Schmidt
Secretary


Don Cortelyou

Blair Harvey

Alton Lynum

Kim Mendiola

Nina Newhouser

Claire Rooney

Moronke Tyler


Ingrid Verhulst (emeritus)
Reggie Griffin (emeritus)


Staff Leadership Team

Gregory Gross
Executive Director

Jen Kouba
Director of Development & Communications

Mustafa Abdul Maboud
Director of Operations

Kate Polgar 
Director of Community Engagement & Office Administration