our staff family

Habitat Greater Fresno Area includes a diverse family of individuals of all ages and experiences. We have come together for one reason: to love people. For more information on our dynamic team, see below. To find out how you can join our team, click here!

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Ashley Hedemann

Interim CEO

Ashley Hedemann came to Habitat over ten years ago as a construction site volunteer. Through the course of...

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Torin Blount

ReStore Director

Torin A. Blount is a results-driven executive with a twenty-plus-year track record of success in the retail sales...

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Danielle Rowland

Volunteer Engagement Manager

Born and raised in Fresno, Danielle Rowland has an immense passion to help individuals and families...

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Stacey Simpson

Controller

Stacey Simpson is the Controller for Habitat for Humanity Greater Fresno Area. Stacey was born and raised...

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Stephone Traylor

Restore Donation Ambassador

David Stephone Traylor is a young man with strong family values and a man of faith. Born in San Diego...

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Nou Thao

ReStore Back-Office Lead

Nou J. Thao is a preserving worker who truly believes that all of her potential have come by...

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Chris Boone

ReStore Warehouse Leader

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Juan Gonzales

NR Repair Tech

Juan Gonzales has been working in the renovation field for over 17 years. He grew up in San Jose...

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Marina Harutyunyan

Director of Community Programs & Compliance

Marina Harutyunyan is a proud member of Habitat for Humanity with years of experience in...

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Jerry Zuniga

Director of Housing Preservation & Aging Services

With over 15 years of experience in housing and community development, Jerry...

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Brad Stevens

Director of Strategic Giving

Brad Stevens joins Habitat Greater Fresno Area with over 20 years of experience in development...

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Mary Ayala

Family Services Coordinator

Mary Ayala, Family Services Coordinator for Habitat for Humanity Greater Fresno Area. Born and raised in...

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Megan Scholl

Digital Engagement & Fundraising Manager

Megan Scholl is a Fresno native with 11 years of experience in the nonprofit industry. Her excitement and passion...

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Ramiro Lara

Assistant Site Supervisor

Ramiro Lara, a skilled carpenter, joined our team in 2020 as a construction site worker! He has lived...

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Justin Burd

Site Supervisor

Justin Burd began his construction journey when he fell in love with carpentry and...

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Matthew Nacoste

NR Repair Tech

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Cary Catalano

Development Director

Born and raised in Fresno County, Cary Catalano’s passion is providing families with the tools they need...

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Rick O'Daniel

Construction Manager

Rick O’Daniel brings over 37 years of construction experience to his role as Construction Manager for Habitat...

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Jorge Vargas

Site Supervisor

Jorge Vargas has worked at Habitat Greater Fresno Area for twelve years. After two years of...

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Youa Vang

NR Family Services Coordinator

Youa Vang has spent most of her life in Fresno, where she completed grade school and went on...

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Juling Teters

Executive Administrator

Juling Teters is the Executive Administrator for Habitat for Humanity Greater Fresno Area. Juling has over...

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Daniel Mendoza

ReStore Warehouse Leader

Daniel Mendoza brings expertise in management for over 13 years, warehouse driver, chef and...

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Chelsi Allen-Johnson

Resident Engagement Coord.

Chelsi Allen-Johnson is a native of Portland, Oregon, but her family moved to Fresno...

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