Who We Are
Staff & Board
Our dynamic team is passionate about solving the issue of family homelessness. Raising awareness of the issue and elevating voices of families with lived experience are goals in all we do.
For general information, please call our main number at (507) 281-3122 or email us at the emails listed below. All staff extensions listed below are for our main number.
Meet The Team
Interim Executive Director
Erin has been a Family Promise Rochester volunteer and board member, and recently stepped into the role as Interim Executive Director in May 2022. She feels very passionate about helping those in need, and encouraging families to start having their children help others at an early age. Life Skills Classes and fundraising events is where she wants to put her time and efforts into growing and solidifying these two very important aspects of Family Promise Rochester.
Originally from Iowa, Erin and her family have been in Rochester for over 20 years now. She enjoys photography, running and hiking, dogs, reading and music.
Can be reached at Ext. 402
Nicollette has been with Family Promise Rochester since 2016, in the Program Director role since mid-2019. Nicollette's passion for serving families and at-risk youth began early in her social work career when a mentor and friend shared her vision and expressed the ever-growing need to help others in our community. Serving primarily as the case manager for the Family Stabilization Program, Nicollette's role is to intake families experiencing homelessness into the shelter program, develop goals broken down into workable steps, coordinate Life Skills classes, and the follow along program to ensure families success and stabilization.
When not at work, Nicollette enjoys the rural little town of Chatfield, MN with her family and two white cats.
Can be reached at Ext. 403
Volunteer and Family Services Coordinator
Kai and her family were participants in the Family Promise shelter program in 2018. Since graduating from the program, she has been an active volunteer, committee member, and board member for Family Promise Rochester.
Her heart for people and hearts-desire to be a catalyst for change in her community has lead to her current position as Volunteer and Family Services Coordinator. In this role, Kai's focus is developing strategies to both enhance and advance the Family Promise Rochester volunteer program, as well as provide life skills opportunities and activities for program participants.
When not at work, Kai enjoys getting out and enjoying the city of Rochester with her family, and cuddling with her cat at home.
Can be reached at Ext. 404
Our board is comprised of community leaders and professionals with expertise in the legal field, leadership and management, healthcare, technology, brand & marketing, and more. Board members leverage their skills and networks to assist Family Promise in setting its strategic direction, developing new initiatives, to serve more families, more effectively, every year.