Our Team

Union Rescue Mission provides meals, safe shelter, recovery programs, and life-changing services to thousands of people experiencing homelessness each year. In order to help these precious souls, we rely on a team of godly, dedicated men and women who work in various levels of service.

If you are a dedicated Christian, with a desire to impact others through your job and feel good about your contribution, we hope you will view our current job openings and consider applying.

Senior Leadership

Union Rescue Mission’s Senior Leadership consists of a dedicated team of professionals who are led by CEO Rev. Andy Bales and responsible for the oversight of URM’s five core divisions.  Our senior leadership team inspires excellence, professionalism, and fellowship while fully embracing people who are experiencing homelessness with the love of Christ.

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Rev. Andy J. Bales, M.A.T
Chief Executive Officer

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Steve Borja
Executive Vice President of Programs and Operations

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Dan Roleder
Chief Financial Officer

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Kitty Davis-Walker
Vice President Public Relations

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Steve Baker
Vice President, Operations

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Lucy Rivas, SPHR
Vice President, Human Resources

Board of Directors

Union Rescue Mission provides meals, safe shelter, recovery programs, and life-changing services to thousands of people experiencing homelessness each year. In order to help these precious souls, we rely on a team of godly, dedicated men and women who work in various levels of service.

If you are a dedicated Christian, with a desire to impact others through your job and feel good about your contribution, we hope you will view our current job openings and consider applying.

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Caryn S. Ryan
Board Member since 2008

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David Dow
Chairman of the Board
Member since 1997

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J. Scott Watt
Board Member since 2000

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Jeff Hudson
Board Member since 2008

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Kevin Dretzka
Secretary of the Board
Board Member since 2010

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Pastor Edward Smith
Board Member since 2004

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Rev. Tim Yee
Board Member since 2012

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W. Cedric Johnson
Board Member Since 1994

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Will Nicklas
Board Member since 2012

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John Campa
Board Member since 2005

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Richard D. Newcomb
Board Member since 2013

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Lisa Sloan
Board Member since 2015

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Cary Mitchell
Board Member since 2014

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Rob Eitel
Board Member since 2015

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Karen Preston
Board Member since 2017