Director of Ministries – Alicia Mathews
Alicia came to St. Columba with a history in psychology, crisis intervention and grant writing. After serving as Case Manager for two years and Assistant Director for 8 months, she was asked to become the director in June 2005.
Assistant Director – Helmi Ortiz
Helmi has been with St. Columba for over 40 years. She has served in all capacities over the years, including that of bookkeeper, and has been instrumental in St. Columba’s growth through the years.
Homeless Advocate – Charmisa Sherrod
Missy has been with St. Columba since 2016, starting as our Day Center Assistant. She moved into our Homeless Advocate position in March of 2018. Missy works with clients who come in for food from our Food Pantry, are seeking additional services as Day Center clients and is responsible for a majority of our data entry for the Day Center.
Day Center Assistant – Archie Walden
Archie joined our team in March of 2020 as our Day Center Assistant. He brought a background of experience and skills that have been easily transferred to our Day Center setting, making him a perfect fit for our organization.
Case Manager – Ike Bingham
Ike has been with St. Columba since 1999. He oversees clients in the Next Step Transitional Housing Program and is responsible for maintenance of the four transitional houses.