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2022 HHN Board of Directors

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Sean Meyerhoffer, Chair
Executive Director,
Brent's Place
Aurora, CO
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Neil Chace, Vice Chair
AIA, Project Architect, Associate,
Trivers Associates
St. Louis, MO

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Janice Ross, Secretary
Director of House Operations,
SECU Family House at UNC Hospitals
Chapel Hill, NC

Cindy Battista

Cynthia Battista, Treasurer
President and Executive Director,
Grace Guest House, Inc.
Buffalo, NY


Joel Ettinger

Permanent Vice Chairman

Family House

Pittsburgh, PA


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Karen Banks
Chief Community Engagement Officer
Family House
San Francisco, CA


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Nancy Maeder
Senior Director of Programs and Operations
Ronald McDonald House
Chapel Hill, NC


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Tracy Gentry
Resident Manager
Believe in Tomorrow Children's House
Baltimore, MD


HHN National Office Team

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Melissa Thompson
Executive Director, HHN
Winston-Salem, NC
Telephone: (800) 318-8861 ext. 801

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Emily Lynch
Administrative Assistant
San Diego, CA
Telephone: (800) 318-8861 ext. 802

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Jessica McKenna
Administrative Assistant
Bayville, NJ
Telephone: (800) 318-8861 ext. 803