ABOUT US

HOPE for Prisoners
FOUNDER & CEO

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Jon Ponder

Jon D. Ponder

Founder & CEO

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Jim Hawkins

Jim Hawkins

Chairman of the Board

CEO Natus Medical, Inc (RET)

Bob Woodson

Robert L. Woodson Sr.

Secretary

Founder and President of the Woodson Center

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Jeffrey Cooper

Treasurer

Trustee - Engelstad Foundation

Pastor Paula White-Cain

Director

Senior Pastor New Destiny Christian Center

Andrew Walsh

Director

Assistant Sheriff, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department

Pastor Jabin Chavez

Pastor Jabin Chavez

Director

Lead Pastor Citylight Church

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Steven Smith

Director

Chief of Staff - America First Policy Institute

Paul Johnson

Paul Johnson CPWA, CFP

Director

Nevada President - Northern Trust

HOPE FOR PRISONERS
NATIONAL REENTRY ADVISORY COUNCIL

Jaron Smith

Ja'Ron K. Smith

Executive Director, Center for Advancing Opportunity

Deb Alderson

Deb Alderson

President & CEO, ViaPath Technologies

Schofield

Derrick D. Schofield, Ph.D.

Executive Vice President, GEO Continuum of Care & GEO Reentry Services

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Mary Beth Sewald

President & CEO, Vegas Chamber

Smith

Mark R. Smith

President - The Da Vinci Group

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Kelly Wright

Host of The Kelly Wright Show

Hamilton

Hamilton Baiden

President of Heritage

Bishop

Dr. Ron Webb

Pastor - Mt. Calvary Powerhouse Church

Jim Dzurenda

James E. Dzurenda

Sheriff Nassau County

LEADERS

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Pastor Tony Lowden

Chief Strategy Officer

Jay

Jay Barbeau

Accounting / Grants Manager

Paula

Paula Lawrence

Chief Development Officer

Art

Art Green

Executive Management Assistant

Courtney

Courtney Lund

Operations Specialist

Carolyn

Carolyn Willis

Program Manager

Cynthia

Cynthia Karlow

Reentry Supervisor

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Alexander Jariv

Webmaster

Yesenia

Yesenia Lopez CADC

Counselor / Case Manager

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Darby Buckley

Case Manager

Marshay

Marshay Patterson

Case Manager

Geetha

Geetha Green

Case Manager

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Zuzuki Carlson

Case Manager

Dezi

Dezi Koster

Mentor Coordinator

Taylor

Taylor Cole

Program Support Specialist

Adam

Adam Almosawy

Career Coach

Kianna

Kianna Shlemon

Career Coach

OUR TEAM

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Gregg Ketter

Trainer

Tim Schneider

Tim Schneider

Trainer

Sergeant Ashe Packe

Sergeant Ashe Packe

Mentor and Trainer

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Barbara Loupe

Trainer

stacy-burrell

Stacy Burrell

Trainer

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Officer Darryl Mcdonald

Mentor and Trainer

Teresa Lowry

Teresa Lowry

Trainer

tiger-todd

Tiger Todd

Trainer

splinter

Captain Nichole Splinter

Mentor and Trainer

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Officer Eric Richard

Trainer

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Robyn Garcia

Trainer

Kelley Reynolds

Kelley Reynolds

Trainer

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Wesley “2 Scoops” Berry

Trainer

arnold-parker

Officer Arnold Parker

Mentor and Trainer

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Sergeant Steve Riback

Mentor and Trainer

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Captain Sasha Larkin

Mentor and Trainer

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Captain Roxanne Burke

Mentor and Trainer

Detective BJ Plaskett

Detective BJ Plaskett

Mentor and Trainer

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Kimberly Malloy

Trainer

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Officer Mike Martin

Mentor and Trainer

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Steve Beason

Trainer