Springfield Welcome Home Board of Directors
katie webb . . .
has a passion for helping other people and seeking justice. She is one of the founding members of Springfield Welcome Home. In addition to being a therapeutic foster parent and adopting six children, she has six biological children. She is bossy.
Eric wood . . .
grew up in the Ozarks, enlisted in the Army, and retired to Springfield in 2010. He earned a degree in Urban Planning at Missouri State University, and is currently working on his master's degree in Public Administration. As Treasurer for Springfield Welcome Home, Eric minds the balance book. He also wears many hats for the organization from mover, driver, office manager, and chief lifter-of-heavy-things, to name a few.
Bon Tindle . . .
is a writer from Springfield, is married and enjoys the friendship of several lovely cats.
Cora Hanf . . .
in her own words for her service:
To love justice, to long for the right,
to love mercy, to pity the suffering, to assist the weak."
cares deeply about her community. When she heard about SWH she was eager to join us in making refugees feel welcomed in Springfield, MO.