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

 

Katherine Fick

SECRETARY

Katherine Fick
Boston, MA
Privacy Counsel, IBM Corporation

 

Marlise Skinner

TREASURER

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

 

Bruce Heller

Bruce Heller
Allen, TX
President – JaRyCo Development, LLC

 

Greg Krauska

Greg Krauska
Chanhassen, MN
President, The Change Agent Group

 

Clark Miller
Peoria, Illinois
President and CEO, Unlimited Grace Media

 

Patrick Proctor
Portland, Oregon
Strategic Business Consultant with Organically Grown Company

 

Theresa Mohan

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

 

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

 

Sarah Robinson

DIRECTOR OF FUNDRAISING + PARTNERSHIPS

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

 

Serena Kelsch - ShelterBox USA

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF FOUNDATIONS AND DONOR RELATIONS

Serena Kelsch
Santa Barbara, CA
[email protected]
P: 805-335-2433

 

VOLUNTEER AND PARTNERSHIP MANAGER

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

 

Hannah Rael

VOLUNTEER PROGRAM MANAGER

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

 

Chris Alexander

COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

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

 

Lisa Abbott - Database Manager

DATABASE MANAGER

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

 

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.

2017

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2016

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2015

990: Download
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2014

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2013

990: Download
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2012

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