Jennifer Laurent

Executive Director

Jennifer has worked with special populations including those who are homeless for more than nine years.
Office: (903) 280-7549l
Cell: 903-280-2289
Twitter: @randysamshelter

Mike Bell

Administrative Assistant/Data Coordinator

Mike Bell is the Administrative Assistant. He serves as the point of contact for all mass shelter meals, volunteer applications and special event scheduling as well as all in-kind donations.

David Cooper

Transportation Manager

David services the RSOS residential clients through daily transportation to and from medical appointments, employment opportunities, and long-distance travel terminals.

Helen Diggs

Manager of Client Development

Helen works with our residential clients to develop a discharge plan into permanent housing. She is a veteran of the Navy and has multiple years of experience working with special populations.

Olivia Gratz

Shelter Manager

Olivia oversees Shelter activities and needs, coordinates our volunteers, and manages the front desk staff.

Marcheaus Trotter

Front Desk Attendant

Marcheaus assists clients, volunteers, and guests through his work at the front desk.

Lori Petit

Kitchen Manager

Lori runs the kitchen, ensures all residents are fed, works with kitchen volunteers and maintains inventory.

Cathy Smith

Director, Be the Blessing Bakery

Cathy Smith is a community activist and baker extraordinaire who dedicates her time to teaching those who live in the Shelter marketable job skills while producing gourmet work through the bakery.

Connie Sherman

Doorways Case Manager

Connie comes to us with years of financial management and experience in federal regulations. She has been helping people achieve their financial goals for a number of years.