MEET THE TEAM
As the founder and Executive Director, Tommy is using his expertise in strategic growth, marketing, and fundraising consulting to help unite and empower churches to mobilize long-term recovery.
A respected spiritual leader, humanitarian, and community activist, Pastor Clark brings 20 years of experience to his role of engaging and uniting congregations for crisis response, especially in under-resourced communities.
Director of Programs
Thomasina brings over 15 years of experience in leadership development, training, and building interactive environments for growth. She is helping coalitions engage their congregations in crisis response through the Willing & Able program.
Director of Finance & Administration
Colleen's experience includes working over 30 years in financial management, strategic finance, public accounting and leadership. She is a CPA, has served as CFO, and brings several years of recovery experience with Bayou City Relief.
Deanna worked as a Sales Executive for the wireless industry for over 25 years. In 2008, she started her own business as a career-transition coach and author and helped hundreds find the work they love. After Hurricane Harvey, Deanna volunteered for Bayou City Relief and ran a Disaster Case Management Program.
Director of Coalitions
A pastor and ministry leader, Jeff brings expertise in organizational development, ministry partnerships, and team-building to the task of fulfilling the vision of 20 coalitions and 1,000 churches engaged in disaster and crisis response.
Duane has extensive experience developing and leading engaging communication strategies and campaigns for non-profit and corporate organizations. He is helping raise awareness and support for the mission of Houston Responds.
Tammi's driving force is loving people and championing diversity. Living and working in diverse cultures has given her expertise in serving under-resourced communities and people in crisis. She is using her experience to advise coalitions on ways to effectively respond to the needs of their communities.