Meet Our Team

WeHOPE is comprised of compassionate neighbors that are committed to providing access to clean water, nutritious food, and dignified affordable housing for all who need it.

Meet the Executive Staff

Pastor Paul J. Bains

FOUNDER/ PRESIDENT/ CEO
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Cheryl Bains

CO-FOUNDER/ DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RESOURCES
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Dina A. Bartello

DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT AND COMMUNICATIONS
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TJ Clark

DIRECTOR OF MOBILE HOMELESS SERVICE
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Alicia Garcia

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR
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Maureen Shilling

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE
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Meet the Board of Directors

"WeHOPE has transformed lives for over 20 years delivering innovative services and housing options to those in need regardless of their story. Through strategic partnerships and technology-based resources, WeHOPE is working to scale state-of-art housing solutions and programs to eradicate homelessness for the long haul."
- Jonathan Bunce, WeHOPE Board Chair

WeHOPE BOARD PICTURED FROM LEFT TO RIGHT
Bruce Ericson Board Secretary, Morris Chubb General Board Member, Cheryl Bains Co-Founder, Paul Bains Founder / President , Irv Henderson Vice Board Chair, Jonathan E. Bunce Board Chair, (not pictured: Robbert Sherrard Finance Chair)