Refuge of Hope Staff

Jo Ann Carpenter, CFRM

Director of Development


Carol Gresham

Receptionist/Data Entry

330.453.1785 x. 206

Terrill Dunivant


U-Londa Hicks

Director of Meal Ministry

330.453.1785 x. 209

Julia Hodson

Receptionist/ Data Entry

330.453.1785 x. 206

Melva Milberry

Meal Ministry Assistant


Julie A. Moldvay, CPA

Director of Finance

330.453.1785 x. 205

Clay Cunningham

Shelter Supervisor

330.453.1785 x. 208

Tim O'Neill

Director of Operations

330.453.1785 x. 202

Tim Petty

Shelter Supervisor

330.453.1785 x. 208

Tim Priest

Afternoon Supervisor

330.453.1785 x. 208

Scott Schnyders

Director of Men's Shelter

330.453.1785 ext. 207

Kristie Woods

Director of Community Relations

330.453.1785 x. 204

Duane Wykoff


330.453.1785 x. 201

Refuge of Hope Board of Directors

Randy Snow


Attorney Black McCuskey Souers & Arbaugh

Member – 2018

Michelle Cordova

Vice President

Chief Juvenile Prosecutor, Stark County Prosecuting Attorney's Office

Member – 2019

Lynn Ramsburg


Accountant at Ramsburg Insurance

Member – 2019

Terry Seeberger


Partner at Stark-Knoll

Member – 2007

Rick Beck

Technical Leader at General Electric

Member – 2012

John Bogniard

Attorney Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A.

Member – 2018

Mike Brown

Eric Snow YMCA

Member – 2020

Patrick Heighton

Clinical Systems Analyst, Cleveland Clinic

Member – 2016

Mickey Lawver

Independent Consultant, Arbonne International

Member – 2011

Greg Wolfe

Flight Attendant at United Airlines

Member – 2015

Duane Wykoff

CEO at Refuge of Hope Ministries

Member – 2013

Al Buxton

Board Member Emeritus

Owner, Buxton Corporation

Member – 2008

Lois Ferrel

Board Member Emeritus

Marybeth Hinds

Board Member Emeritus

Rob Horger

Board Member Emeritus