Board of Directors


Jim Bova
Vice President of RCM Sales and Physician Services
Conifer Health Solutions

Deborah Burnett, MD, MAPP
Professor & Chief of General Medicine
University of Chicago

Monica L. Mosley-Cantrell
Assistant Deputy General Counsel
Illinois Department of Children and Family Services

Honorable Cynthia Cobbs
Illinois Appellate Court

Gyata Kimmons
Founder and CEO
Ridge Strategy Group


Tamela Martin
Assistant Director
Internal Revenue Service

Bryan Sherrick
Director of Internal Audit
USG Corporation

Tahtia K. Smalling
Human Services Caseworker
Illinois Department of Human Services

Nate Sutton
Sutton Auto Team

Our Board’s commitment and passion for our mission keeps South Suburban PADS fiscally healthy and thriving. With their Stewardship, we are steadily working to prevent and end homelessness.

Staff Leadership

Aneisha Bowie email
Permanent Supportive Housing Manager

Joseph Bradley email
Case Manager

Glennetta Calhoun-McEwen email
Intake Coordinator

Nina Davis email
Case Manager

Jessica Delano email
Southland Expansion Case Manager

Pamela Eberhardt email
Case Manager

Pamela Defrance-Lemon email
Rapid Re-Housing Manager

Sarah Dorrance email
Government Contract Billing Manager

Tiffani Graham email

Kedrick Harris email
Shelter Assistant

Shanta Haymon email
Housing Locator

Leslie Hicks email
Case Manager

Chandra Hill email
Human Resource Business Partner

Rashida Hughes email
Shelter Operations Manager

Brenda Jennings email
Administrative Assistant

Doug Kenshol email
Executive Director

Madelyn Lavarda email
Accounting Specialist

Shenika Lockhart email
Case Manager

Kijuana Marshall email
Emergency Shelter Case Manager Supervisor

Mario Martinez, Jr. email
Diversion Manager

Robena Morgan email
Coordinated Entry Manager

Dwayne Murphy email
Case Manager

Patricia Murray email
Housing Specialist

Sherita Qasim email
Case Manager

Delores Range email
Supportive Housing Manager

Kareem Roberts email
Culinary and Resident Services Coordinator

Phyllis Smart email
Director of Finance

Regina Stevens email
Director of Housing

Steven Skillbeck email
Diversion Case Manager

Willie Townsend email
Bus Driver

Courtney Suchor email
Emergency Shelter Director

Jestine Ware email
Director of Development & Communications

Tina Wright email
Case Manager

Nikki Yancy email
Outreach Case Manager

Gloria Zuniga email
Emergency Shelter Diversion Specialist

Our staff have a wide variety of backgrounds, but share a passion and commitment to help people to overcome homelessness.