Staff and Board of Directors

Homeless Assistance Leadership Organization, Inc.

2000 DeKoven Avenue Unit 1
Racine, WI 53403

Phone: (262) 633-3235
Fax: (262) 633-7374


Gai Lorenzen, J.D. 
Executive Director
Nina Thilleman, MBA
Deputy Director
Teresa Reinders
Racine CoC Director
Lynda Jackson                      
Compliance Manager
Eric Hill
Shelter Director
Jo Gravitter
Jeanette Fiorita
Administrative Assistant 
AJ Jelks
Housing Director 
Beth Ballo
Fund Development Director
Sheila Nottleson
Administrative Assistant
Bob Sus
Shelter Site Coordinator
Irma Love-Allen
Data Collection Coordinator
Melissa Taggart
Supportive Services Director
Angela Holland
Case Manager
Jeff Knott
Case Manager
Lee Mares
Case Manager
Sharon McCall
Case Manager
Wes Sikich
Case Manager
Lauren Sommers
Children's Activities Director
Stephanie Woods
Case Manager
Yolanda Windham
Case Manager


Board of Directors


Jim Henderson-President
Educators Credit Union
Pastor Holly Anderle-Vice President
First Baptist Church
Mark Dahms-Treasurer
SC Johnson
Dawn Simon-Secretary
Ascension All Saints Healthcare



Mary Biesack
Modine Manufacturing Company

Christopher Bogan
Office of Senator Tammy Baldwin
Mike Caldwell
State of WI Department of Corrections
Kurt Coffey
CNH Industrial

Larissa Deedrich
Housing Authority of Racine County

C. Steve Langer
Modine Manufacturing Company

Dan Mitchell
CNH Industrial

Scott Petersen
Point One Recruiting

Fred Phillips

Pat Rooney
Pastor Warren Williams