About Us

COMEA: Cooperative Ministry for Emergency Assistance

Mission Statement

It is the mission of COMEA to provide a safe, secure and temporary shelter to men, women and children who are homeless. COMEA collaborates with community programs and resources to create opportunities for independent living.

Vision Statement

It is the vision of COMEA to become a regional leader in the compassionate care and collaborative delivery of services to men, women and children who are homeless.

Board of Directors

COMEA House and Resource Center
2017 Board of Directors

Jaime Davis – Chair
Cindy Mabie – Vice Chair
Donald Calvert – Treasurer
Kathleen Jacobson – Secretary
Kathy Cathcart – Immediate Past Chair

Wendy Owen
Jim Casey
Geoff Mims
Nick Morgan
Teri Cassidy
Daniel Fetsco
Kaitlyn Yopp

Rabbi Larry Moldo

Staff

Robin Bocanegra

Robin Bocanegra

Executive Director

Shannon Whitebear

Shannon Whitebear

Receptionist

Jason Meece

Jason Meece

Security

Zack Firestone

Zack Firestone

Maintenance

Gee Paytoe

Gee Paytoe

Case Manager

Joe French

Joe French

Desk Staff

Eli Perez

Eli Perez

Intern

Micah Sneed

Micah Sneed

Development Associate

Lisa Teague

Lisa Teague

Case Manager

Desk Staff

Scott Coverdale

Scott Coverdale

Kitchen Manager

Malcolm Finley

Malcolm Finley

Security

Kelley Whitlock

Kelley Whitlock

Executive Assistant

Robert Marks

Robert Marks

Desk Staff

Robert Sisler

Robert Sisler

Kitchen Assistant

Michelle Rocco

Michelle Rocco

TLP Intern