Shelterhouse is more than simply a shelter for the homeless of Greater Cincinnati – it’s a refuge of support and encouragement. It’s a sanctuary for people needing a second chance or a safe haven. And it begins with the people working behind the scenes – our board members and executive staff.

Board Officers

Name Title Company/Organization
Carlos Teran Chairman US Bank VP – Retired
Annie Bennett, LISW Vice Chairperson Retired
Patrick Sledz Treasurer UBS
Steven Petrovic Secretary UC Emergency Medicine

Board Members

Name Company/Organization
Rick Barnhart Independent Retail Professional
Heidi Black Strive Together
Kent Cashell RBC Capital Markets
Keith Endres Community Engagement
Melanie Ervin Adopt A Class, Director of Communications
Adam Gelter 3CDC
Dereck Gray Procter & Gamble
Jamilah Hackworth Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
Vagelis Kontopos E.W. Scripps
Elena Moton Lieutenant, Cincinnati Police Dept.
Katharine Pinto Sisters of Charity
Shana Speaks Community Engagement
Patty Wolff 84.51°

Executive Staff

Name Title
Arlene Nolan Executive Director
Fannie Johnson Housing Director
Gail Harper Director of Development
Tim Godsey Shelter Director
Julie Winkowski Chief Financial Officer
John Wagers Facilities Manager
Danielle Wilder Human Resources Director