Team-based approach to care

The key to our continued success is the vision, talent, skills, and perseverance of our staff, advisors, and partners.

Founder and Interim CEO

Steve Thomas

Better Futures Minnesota Team

Jason Allen

ReUse Retail Sales Manager, Enterprise Division

Alex Baldwin

Business Manager, Deconstruction Services

Katelyn Byers

SNAP Coordinator

Yorrick "Snuffy" Byers

Housing Manager GRL

John Ford

Life Skills Coach

James Gates

Deconstruction Foreman, Enterprise Division

Maisha Giles

Vice President Integrated Care

Augustus Gilmore

Life Skills Coach II

Mark Hanson

Business Manager, Enterprise Division

Bobby Hardiman


PJ Hubbard

Vice President, Business Development and Operations

Cornealius "CJ" Jackson

Life Skills Coach II

Terry Jackson

Deconstruction Foreman, Enterprise Division

Herb Jennings

Senior Field Supervisor, Enterprise Division

Tino Jones

Field Supervisor, Enterprise Division

Apostle L

Life Skills Coach II

Walter Lenoir

Field Supervisor

Will Little

Life Skills coach II

Brian Magruder

Life Skills Coach

Alex McCord

Field Services Manager, Enterprise Division

Jamal Mohamed

Field Supervisor, Enterprise Division

Anne Murray

Human Resource Generalist / Office Manager

Molly Priesmeyer

Communications (via Good Work Group)

Tiffany Simmons

Data Specialist/ Office Manager

Kenny Smith

Life Skills Coach

Deidra Steele

Life Skills Coach II

Alicia Tracy

Recruiter/ Academy Coordinator

Shannon Woodard

Life Skills Coach Manager

Board of Directors

Glenn Andis, Vice Chair

Senior Vice President of Government Programs (retired), Medica

Sarah Christenson, Secretary

Quality Assurance Manager, ProtoLabs

Louis J. King, Chair

President and CEO, Summit Academy OIC

Mark P. Borman, Treasurer

NACD Board Leadership Fellow and Member

Charles Bradley

Sr. Publishing Coordinator, Thomson Reuters

Jeannine Patterson

Chief of Staff, Ameriprise Counsel

Tiernee Murphy


J. Alex Frank

President, Magnolia Properties