Meet Our Staff!

Our Staff


Jeff Gustin
Executive Director
Shannon Goodman
Resident Coordinator
Steffane Timm
Office Manager / Creative Director
David Smith

VOW Board


Mark Sorensen
Board Member
US Army veteran, active duty 3 years, USAR for 3 years, and WING for 4 years. Military Police and Armor. Retired from the Racine Police Department and currently a Deputy Medical Examiner for Racine County. Active in the Boy Scouts of America and St. Louis Catholic Church.
Matthew Vachalik
Board Member
Les Hedrington
Board Member
Marty Defatte
Board Member
Tim Shea
Board Member
US Marine Corps veteran, 11 years active duty, President and owner of Van’s Electric Service, Inc. Club Secretary of Racine Founders Rotary Club, District Commissioner Lighthouse District Boy Scouts of America, Life member of Marine Corps League Agerholm-Gross Detachment, Life member Disabled Veterans of America, member of the American Legion, Building and Grounds committee member Women’s Resource Center
Ali Nelson
Board Member
Tim Lawrence
Board Member
US Army Veteran. Founded the 4th of July Parade “Welcome Home” ceremony at the VFW Post and celebrating 8 years of honoring Vets. Leadership skills and training courtesy of Harley Davidson and School of Hard Knocks. Former Director of SE Wisconsin HOG Chapter and Vice President of Biker Charities. Currently, Vice President and General Manager of Custom Express, Inc.
Jamie Greenwood
Board Member
US Army Veteran, served two -12 month tours in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom. 6 years Heavy Equipment Transporter for the WI Army National Guard, 10 years and currently Active Guard Reserve-Serving as a WING Career Counselor, Resilience Instructor, and Strength Manager for Bravo Company 257th BSB located in Kenosha, WI.
Rhonda Jenkins
Board Member
Steve Jordan
Board Member