Executive Director Charles Pretlow: Pastor Pretlow has over 30 years experience in ministry, pastoral counseling, and leadership training and experience. He utilizes his B.S. in Business Administration and entrepreneurial background in forming the Jump Start Recovery Short-Term Shelter and Day Center into an effective operation in helping those who are forced into homelessness, to begin recovery.
Director of Training Mark Otto:Pastor Otto has years of ministry, leadership, mentoring and counseling experience, along with the gifts of the Spirit has proven Mark is very effective in helping others work through the most difficult challenges. Mark facilitates Jump Start Recovery life skills classes at the Loaves and Fishes Homeless Shelter
Director of Facilitation - Brandon Frazier:Brandon has extensive experience in leadership training in the US Army . He came to Christ in 1993, and the Lord has given the drive and energy to effectively teach and facilitate recovery meetings and train others in facilitation. Brandon facilitate Jump Start Recovery life skills classes at our short-term shelters community rooms and JSR day center
Shireen Tyler - Administrative Secretary: Shireen enjoys helping others recovery. Her background in administration and scheduling lends help to the team's efficiency and success. Give her a call when you need to know what's going on and what job or project a team member is tackling.
Marisela Runyan - Director of Operations:Marisela's background work in recovery and managing staff and clients gives her the advantage in directing the overall operations of the day center. Her ability to inspire and help the team stayed focused on mission proves invaluable.
Mike Erickson - Day Center Coordinator:Mike coordinates all the activities of the day center and the short-term shelter program. His past training and work with those in crisis and those without shelter makes him highly qualified in managing challenging situations and mentoring those in program.
Rhonda Schirado - Instructor:Rhonda volunteers her time to conduct skills classes. With her husband Mike, they have graciously partnered with Jump Start Recovery in providing cabins to help those who come to us in need of short-term shelter.