Meet the Homeless Gear Team!

David Rout
Executive Director
(970) 682-3193

Linda Nuss
Program Director
(970) 316-4037

Chelsey Mandell (Cash Donation/Fundraising Inquiries)
Development Director
(970) 587-3556

Matt Goering (Product Donation Inquiries)
Product Programs Manager
(970) 829-1151

Sam Evans (Volunteer Inquiries)
Volunteer & Events Coordinator
(970) 460-6155

Pam Brewer
Development Coordinator
(970) 829-1162

Marla Cleary
Housing First Initiative Director
(970) 541-9719

Rachel Kirkland
Hand Up Program Manager
(970) 494-9702

Diane Matthews
OVOF Program Manager
(970) 829-8934

Amanda Lucas
Re-Entry Program Manager
(970) 829-1097

Fulvia Serra
Development Associate
(970) 430-6085

Murphy Center for Hope

The Murphy Center for Hope, or Murphy Center, is a resource center for people who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless in Fort Collins. The Murphy Center is an initiative of Homeless Gear; it operates under Homeless Gear’s 501(c)(3) status, and Homeless Gear manages the day-to-day activities of the building. The following staff members are Homeless Gear’s front-line team at the Murphy Center: 

Tom A.
Murphy Center Director
(970) 494-4307

Jackie M.
Lead Intake Specialist
(970) 494-4307

Ken John
Murphy Center Development Director
(970) 581-4921

Connie H.
Office Coordinator

Sabrina J.
Intake Specialist

Charlie Malley
IT/Tech Manager


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