Call us : 518-272-2544

Our Staff

Joseph’s House maintains full-time and part-time staff to provide services to guests.

Administration Or

-Kevin O’Connor, Executive Director

-Robb Kendgia, Director of Administration

-Amber Fields, Human Resources Coordinator

-Andra Zubkovs, Planning and Grants Coordinator


-Patricia Tullgren, Director of Development

-Lee Kemp, Development Assistant

-Janet Douglass, Volunteer Coordinator

Joseph’s House Emergency Shelter

-Shelley Chapin, Director of Homeless Services

-Natalie Lindop-Braun, Associate Director of Homeless Services

-Wilhelmina Hicks, Shelter Advocate

-Sakea Martin, Shelter Advocate

-Marlon Dickson, Shelter Coordinator

-Agnes Zink, Shelter Advocate

-Lauren Stork, Outreach Coordinator

-Dawn Johnson, Outreach Advocate

Family Services

-Zhai-Yeng White, Family Services Coordinator

-Maria Long, Family Services Advocate

Bethune Program

-Yolanda Sanchez, Bethune Program Coordinator

-Bridget Ryan, Bethune Family Advocate

Lansing Inn & Hill Street Inn

-Amy LaFountain, Director of Supported Housing

-Elizabeth Shutter, Associate Director of Supported Housing

-Gail Walls, Shift Coordinator

-Katrina Gibbons, Socialization/Recreation Counselor

-Diane DeVoe, Program Assistant

-Tabitha Johnson, Housing Advocate

-Courtney VanNorden, Housing Advocate

-Melissa Middlebrook, Housing Advocate

-Shannon Connelly, Housing Advocate

-Chris Connelly, Housing Advocate

Agency Operations

-Patty Stargensky, Director of Agency Operations

-Charles Debrocky, Respite IT Coordinator

-John MacWhinnie, Maintenance Worker

-Jerry Greshel, Maintenance Worker

-Tammie Papa, Kitchen Manager Coordinator

-Debbie Boling, Housekeeper

-Angel Stewart , Housekeeper

-Woody Wilson, Housekeeper

-India Williams, Housekeeper

-John Spicer Kitchen Manager Lansing Inn

-David Bestle, Kitchen Manager Hill St. Inn

-Doreen Keating, Kitchen Manager HAC

-Joseph Sturdivant, Custodian HAC

Tracy Neitzel, Executive Director, Emeritus & friend