Meet the Team

ShelterBox Board and Staff

We want to see a world where no family is left without shelter when disaster strikes. Our Board of Directors and Staff share this determination and have all pledged to help make it happen.

Learn more about the people behind the scenes or skip down to the legal section to access the organization’s financial documentation.

Board of Directors


CHAIR

Katherine Fick
Boston, MA
Senior Counsel – IBM Corporation

VICE CHAIR

Rob Wavra
Leesburg, VA
Expert Associate Partner – McKinsey & Company

SECRETARY

Jan Stern Reed
Riverwoods, Illinois
Former Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary – Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.

TREASURER

Marlise Skinner
Houston, TX

Bruce Heller
Allen, TX
President – JaRyCo Development, LLC

Mahesh Turaga
Mason, OH
Director, Business Development/Partner Management, VS, Americas – Dassault Systemes

Samer Jaber
New York, NY
Dermatologist – Washington Square Dermatology

Robert Reid
Lopez Island, Washington
President, Waivunai – The Island Development Initiative

Peter Scott
Orlando, Florida
Chief  Executive Officer – American Academy of Optometry (AAO)

Matt Gerber
Minneapolis, MN
Executive Vice President of Global Business Development – Cardboard Technologies

Glenn Garrett
Boston, MA
Managing Director – GFT Technologies

 

Steve Horan
Boston, MA
Global CIO and Independent Advisor

Steven Tonkinson
Miami, FL
Managing Director – Tonkinson Financial

Stephen Masterson
Los Angeles, CA
CPA – CGMA

*All listed are independent voting members.

STAFF


Kerri Murray

PRESIDENT

Kerri Murray
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]

CHIEF FINANCE & ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER

Robyn Laguette
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]

Sarah Robinson

SENIOR DIRECTOR OF FUNDRAISING + STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS

Sarah Robinson
Albuquerque, NM
[email protected]
P: 907-854-0901

 

DIRECTOR OF FOUNDATION RELATIONS

Serena Kelsch
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]
P: 805-907-1198

FINANCIAL CONTROLLER

Sylvia Barron
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]
P: 310-467-4441

DATA AND ANALYTICS MANAGER

Dyan Ferguson
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]

INDIVIDUAL AND SPECIAL GIFTS OFFICER

Carrie Baptista
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]
P: 559-349-1666

STRATEGIC GIVING OFFICER

Jessica Blais Metcalf
Grand Junction, CO
[email protected]
P: 802-233-0959

VOLUNTEER AND PARTNERSHIP MANAGER

Sharee Sheets
Peoria, AZ
[email protected]
P: 623-703-1018

ROTARY RELATIONS MANAGER

Bill Tobin
El Dorado Hills, CA
[email protected]
P: 916-616-6973

 

FOUNDATION RELATIONS MANAGER

Noah Steinberg – Di Stefano
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]
P: 413-687-5319

OPERATIONS & ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Channing Grant
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]
P: 805-680-5297

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