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


Jim Carriere

CHAIRMAN

Jim Carriere
San Rafael, CA
Senior Vice President & COO – First Federal of San Rafael

 

Mark Midyett

VICE CHAIR

Mark Midyett
Sarasota, FL
Realtor – Keller Williams

 

John Keane

IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR

John Keane
Scottsdale, AZ
Senior Vice President – Crum & Forster

 

Theresa Mohan

SECRETARY

Theresa Mohan
New York, NY
General Counsel & Chief HR Officer, Novitex

 

Bruce Heller

TREASURER

Bruce Heller
Allen, TX
President – JaRyCo Development, LLC

Bill Decker

Bill Decker
Park City, UT
Trustee at ShelterBox Trust UK and Past Chairman at ShelterBox USA

 

Katherine Fick

Katherine Fick
Boston, MA
Privacy Counsel, IBM Corporation

 

Greg Krauska

Greg Krauska
Chanhassen, MN
President, The Change Agent Group

 

Marlise Skinner

Marlise Skinner
Houston, TX
CFO, Gulf Stream Marine, Inc

 

Louis Turpin

Louis Turpin
New York, NY
Architect / Humanitarian

Don Utz

Don Utz
The Woodlands, TX
Partner, Global Green Solutions, LLC

 

Bill Woodard

Bill Woodard
Vancouver, WA
Humanitarian

 

*All listed are independent voting members.

STAFF


Kerri Murray

PRESIDENT

Kerri Murray
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]
P: 941-907-6036 Ext. 106

 

Shelley Brooks

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION

Shelley Brooks
Sarasota, FL
[email protected]
P: 941-907-6036 Ext. 100

 

Lindsey Fry

SENIOR FOUNDATION + DONOR RELATIONS OFFICER

Lindsey Fry
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]
P: 941-907-6036

 

Sarah Robinson

DIRECTOR OF FUNDRAISING + PARTNERSHIPS

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

 

Hannah Rael

VOLUNTEER PROGRAM MANAGER

Hannah Rael
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]
P: 817-559-3787

 

Susan Skog

SENIOR COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Susan Skog
Ft Collins, CO
[email protected]
P: 970-797-2270

 

Sarah Dany

DATABASE MANAGER

Sarah Dany
Sarasota, FL
[email protected]
P: 941-907-6036 Ext. 104

 

Chris Alexander

COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Chris Alexander
Sarasota, FL
[email protected]
P: 941-907-6036 Ext. 102

 

FUNDRAISING + COMMUNICATION ASSOCIATE

Katie Whitlock
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]
P: 805-335-8427

 

Cathy Klettke

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Cathy Klettke
Sarasota, FL
[email protected]
P: 941-907-6036 Ext. 101

LEGAL AND GOVERNANCE


SHELTERBOX USA

 

ShelterBox USA, Inc., a US-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization (EIN 20-0471604), is an affiliate of ShelterBox Trust, an independently governed charity in the United Kingdom with which the organization shares a common mission.

Florida Office
7359 Merchant Court, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34240
P (941) 907-6036 • F (941) 907-6970

California Office
101 Innovation Place, Santa Barbara, CA 93108

 

ShelterBox USA is governed by a board of directors and its committees and councils, which include: Ambassador Council; Development Committee; Finance and Audit Committee; Governance Committee; and Public Relations Committee.

The organization relies on professional staff and hundreds of volunteers across the country to carry out its mission to provide shelter, warmth and dignity to survivors of natural disasters and humanitarian crises worldwide.

A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE WITHIN THE STATE (1-800-HELP-FLA OR WWW.800HELPFLA.COM). REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.

2016

990: Download
Audit: Download
Annual Report: Read online

2015

990: Download
Audit: Download
Annual Report: In 2015, we supported almost 30,000 families in situations as varied as Nepal, Syria and Vanuatu – Read online

2014

990: Download
Audit: Download
Annual Report: 2014 was dominated by our response to Typhoon Haiyan, but we also helped communities after 27 other disasters – Read online

2013

990: Download
Audit: Download
Annual Report: In this year, conflict in Syria continued to grow, and Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines, leaving millions without homes – Read online

2012

990: Download A | Download B
Audit: Download
Annual Report: At one time in 2012, we were responding to seven disasters simultaneously for the first time in the charity’s history – Read online