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


Name Phone Email
Gai Lorenzen, J.D. 
Executive Director
Extension 143
Nina Thilleman, MBA
Finance Director
Extension 235
Sheila Nottleson
Administrative Assistant
Extension 206
Lynda Jackson                      
Compliance Manager
Extension 225
Eric Hill
Shelter Director
Extension 208
Margaret Drake
Human Resources Manager
Extension 142
AJ Jelks
Housing Director 
Extension 233
Beth Ballo
Fund Development Director
Extension 103
Meagan Sus
Volunteer, Events
and Outreach Coordinator
Bob Sus
Shelter Site Coordinator
Extension 207
Irma Love-Allen
Data Collection Coordinator
Extension 214
Melissa Taggart
Supportive Services Director
Extension 113
Angela Holland
Case Manager
Extension 113
Jeff Knott
Case Manager
Extension 207
Lee Mares
Case Manager
Extension 109
Sharon McCall
Case Manager
Extension 110
Lauren Sommers
Children's Case Manager
Stephanie Woods
Case Manager
Extension 213
Yolanda Windham
Case Manager
Extension 110
Debbie Jensen
Kitchen Manager
Extension 103

Board of Directors


Jim Henderson-President
VP-Marketing, Educators Credit Union
Pat Rooney-Vice President
Mark Dahms-Treasurer
SC Johnson & Son, Inc.
Dawn Simon-Secretary
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare


Pastor Holly Anderle
First Baptist Church
Christopher Bogan
Regional Representative
Office of Senator Tammy Baldwin
Mike Caldwell
State of WI Department of Corrections
Kurt Coffey
Vice President - Parts & Service, N.A.
CNH Industrial
 C. Steve Langer
Vice President - Information Technology
Modine Manufacturing Company
Cortney Marshall
Berkshire Hathaway
Scott Peterson
Point One Recruiting
Fred Phillips
Gateway Technical College
Pastor Warren Williams
Living Faith Lutheran Church