HA Team

Meet the members of our familia

Our Staff

Adela Mendoza

Executive Director

Debbra Alvarado

​Director of ​Programs & ​Network ​Engagement

Diana Hoyos Lopez

Community Engagement & Research Intern

Saraí Meléndez

Advocacy & Public Policy Director

Shannon Owen

Director of Operations

Vanessa Rodríguez

Community Action Coordinator

Cesar Salas

Development & Public Relations Coordinator

Andrew Skinner

Director of Public Relations & Development

Jonathan Valadez

Community Action Coordinator

Our Board of Directors

Strategically and Critically Planning for a Bright Shared Future

Megan Early-Soppa

Moseley Marcinak Law Group

Anderson Garcia

Global HR Business Partner
General Electric

Alex Garvey

Senior VP of Mission
Bon Scours St. Francis

Rodrigo Gutierrez

Supply Chain Director
Michelin North America

Julio Hernández

Assistant to the President for Community Outreach & Engagement
Clemson University

Manuel Izquierdo

Jesus El Rey
& Chiropractor
LiveWell Chiropractic Clinic

Michael Jennings

Professor of Education
Furman University

Chris Richardson

General Counsel & COO
BDV Solutions

Tiffany Santagati

Senior Vice President
Community First Bank

Lauren Simer

Institutional Accreditation Liaison
Greenville Technical College

Russell Stall

Greenville City Council

Ellen Stevenson

Optimal Performance Leadership & Organizational Development Consultant

Karen White

Chief Advancement Officer
Liberty Fellowship