SACRD Board of Directors
Kristie is a strong advocate for community support and wellness in mental health. She has a passion for outreach and cultural awareness that will aid in bringing a more compassionate San Antonio to fruition.
Pastor Joe leads a congregation at St. Luke Baptist Church on San Antonio's Westside. Joe is also a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor. He began his outreach as an HIV Intervention Specialist, testing at-risk members of the community. He is involved in helping people within the community escape addiction.
Vance is the Director of Indigenous Ministries and Tribal Relations at the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America.
Jennifer is a Senior Program Officer at the San Antonio Area Foundation. As a nonprofit professional, Jennifer has an extensive background in community engagement and comprehensive understanding of community needs.
Billy Cox Send email
Billy is recently retired from a career in high tech most recently from Intel Corp. where he led global software businesses.
Marlon Davis, Secretary
Marlon is a San Antonio community organizer and activist.
Lauren is a board member representing the San Antonio Food Bank. She is blessed to work with faith-based organizations across the San Antonio Food Bank's 29-county service area as their Interfaith Engagement Manager.
Angelica was previously the Director of the Institute of Texan Cultures. Angelica now works in museum development in various communities throughout Texas.
Edward Gonzales, Treasurer
Edward is the Executive Director of the Housing First Community Coalition, a non-profit organization developing affordable housing combined with supportive services for seniors 50+ who are chronically homeless. He spent the majority of his career working for the City of San Antonio collaborating with service-driven non-profits and affordable housing developers.
Brian Halderman, Chair Send email
Brian is the Secretary and is responsible for our customer advisory panels. Brian brings a wealth of experience in community engagement and is currently the Senior Director of Success and Outreach at GivePulse.
Ann Helmke, Ex-Officio
As the current Faith Liaison for the City of San Antonio, Ann holds an ex-officio seat on the board. Ann brings a lifetime of community organizing experience and an unmatched network in the diverse faith communities of San Antonio.
Dhawn is a member of the staff at University Presbyterian Church responsible for their SoL Center. Previously, Dhawn was a professor of theology, philosophy, and civic engagement.
Rebecca is Director Of Workforce Development & Community Partnerships at Texas A&M San Antonio. Rebecca served as the San Antonio District 3 Council Representative.
SACRD Team Members
Susie Barrera, Marketing Assistant Send email
Susie handles SACRD.org's email campaigns.
Thelma Crouch, Resource Investigator Send email
Thelma performs research into compassionate programs in San Antonio and makes sure SACRD.org listings are accurate and up-to-date.
Bill Neely, Executive Director Send email
Bill handles day-to-day operations and makes sure SACRD.org is growing and continuing to serve the needs of all San Antonioans.
Keith Wideman, Lead Investigator Send email
Keith coordinates our growing volunteer network, and guides the work of identifying, listing, and maintaining profiles for programs and organization on SACRD.