Our Committees


Our staff, board, committees and internships are made up of a diverse group of motivated individuals that believe deeply in the cause of affordable housing and the promise of a more livable Greater Providence and East Bay.

Family Services Committee

Shelley Peterson, Chairperson
Saint Andrews School

Adriana Dawson

Helena Moronta
Bay Coast Bank

Nayeli Munrayos
Centreville Bank

Marleny Perez
United Way of Rhode Island

Rosa Pastor
Washington Trust Bank

Marketing & Development Committee

Amanda Heinsen Chairperson
United Way of Rhode Island

Drew Appleton
Gray Matter Marketing

Raffi DerSimonian
Eri Design

Lauren Lenox Maguire
Cleveland Clinic

Bryan McNamara
Good Sports

David Travers
Main Street Home Loans

Alexandra Adames
Sara Campbell

Courtney McCurdy
Providence College

Buildings Committee

Russ Johnson, Chairperson
Landings Real Estate Group

Matthew Banoub
Aten Energy Conservation

Greg Barker
Rhode Island Housing

Winshanai Gandy

Ken Twitchell
Ocean State Energy Audits

Parris Wise
Amos House

Margie McNally
Green Buildings Expert

Greg Spiess
Fielding International Architects

ReStore Committee

Wendy Webster Chairperson
Happy Hope Factory

Erika Satler
The Story Mob

Beth Mainville
Ocean State Job Lot

Matthey Stone

Margaux Bessett
Ocean State Job Lot

Eric Busch
Peregrine Group

Win Gandy

Seth Handy
Handy Law, LLC