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.

At ShelterBox, we strive to do the right thing. It is an important value at the heart of our organization and it drives our commitment to improving equality, diversity, and inclusion in our work and workplace.

 

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

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
Dallas, TX
Global Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) – Gartner

 

Steve Horan
Boston, MA
Global CIO and Independent Advisor

Steven Tonkinson
Miami, FL
Managing Director – Tonkinson Financial

Jeffry Cadorette
Media, PA
2018 – 2020 Rotary International Director

Noaman Sharief
Milwaukee, WI
Senior Vice President, PM – Dana Investment Advisors

*All listed are independent voting members.

STAFF


Kerri Murray

PRESIDENT

Kerri Murray
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]

CHIEF FINANCIAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER

Beth Henry
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]

Sarah Robinson

SENIOR DIRECTOR OF FUNDRAISING + STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS

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

 

HUMANITARIAN DIRECTOR OF STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS
Serena Kelsch
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]
P: 805-907-1198

FINANCIAL CONTROLLER

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

FINANCIAL CONTROLLER

DATABASE ANALYTICS MANAGER

LaShawnda Woods
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]
P: 626-223-6522

DATABASE ASSISTANT

Tyler Spear
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]

 

STRATEGIC GIVING OFFICER

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

MARKETING AND CAMPAIGN MANAGER

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

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 MANAGER

Emily Halpin
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]

OPERATIONS & ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

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

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