Staff Directory

For contact by phone, please call Union Rescue Mission’s operator at (213) 347-6300 and ask for the person or department with which you wish to speak.

Volunteer Services Department

Fundraising & Donation Information

Donate by Phone 
toll free:  833-383-4URM, 833-383-4876

Donate by Mail
Make checks payable to: Union Rescue Mission
Mail To: 545 S. San Pedro Street
Los Angeles, CA 90013

General Donor Inquiries
toll free: 833-383-4URM833-383-4876
Donor Relations Dept.

Gifts-in-Kind (GIK) Product Donations
Rosie Perez, Procurement Manager, 213-673-4593

Corporate and Foundation Giving
Richard Newcomb, VP of Philanthropy, 213-316-2709

Vehicle Donation Specialist
800-833-0078 (toll free)

Media Inquiries

Public Relations
Kitty Davis-Walker, Vice President, 213-673-4585

Employment Opportunities

Human Resources

Ana Perez, Human Resource Manager, 213-673-4847

Employment at URM
Employment Opportunities

Programs & Services Information

VP of Emergency Services – Women, Men and Family Emergency Services
LaTonja Lindsey, 213- 347-6341

Women’s Guest Services
Brandie McFarland, 213-347-6300 Ext 2251

Los Angeles Christian Health Centers

Shannon Fernando , 323-274-3680

Mary Marfisee, MD, MPH
Family Medical Services Director at URM
UCLA Department of Family Medicine
(213) 673-4849

Dental Clinic, USC
Rachelle Bautista, Coordinator, 213-347-6300 ext 2133

Legal Aid Clinic, Pepperdine
Brittany Stringfellow Otey, Director, (213) 673-4831

Learning Center in Partnership with LAUSD
Jenny Kershner, Director, 213-347-6300 ext 4402

Department Listing

Chris Sue, VP Finance, CFO, 213-316-2757

Public Relations Department
Kitty Davis-Walker, Vice President, 213-347-4585

Information Technology

Ray Silverio, Director of Technology, (213) 673-4879 Ext. 2230

Interim President & CEO – Jeff Hudson
Celena Juarez, Executive Assistant to the President & CEO, 213-673-4808

Development Department

Kathy Ward , Director of Philanthropy, (213) 347-6307

Planned Giving

Tim Peters, Director of Planned Giving, (213) 316-2742

Gifts-in-Kind (GIK) Product Donations
Rosie Perez, Procurement Manager, 213-673-4593

EVS, Maintenance and Kitchen
Richard Baker