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Our Team

Our board members and staff are dedicated to the mission of Journey of Hope Grief Support Center.

Lara Korba, MBA, Executive Director
Lara Korba, MBA, Executive Director
Kerri Newman, MS, LMFT, Program Director
Kerri Newman, MS, LMFT, Program Director

JOURNEY OF HOPE STAFF

Lara Korba, MBA, Executive Director
Kerri Newman, MS, LMFT, Program Director

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Mark Hundley, LPC, President
Co-founder of Journey of Hope and school counselor in PISD

Russ Aikins, 1st Vice President
Hughes Aircraft, Retired

Kathy Schell, Secretary
Community Volunteer

Gina Hadly, Treasurer
Final Test Planning Manager, Texas Instruments

MEMBERS AT LARGE

Jama Ball
Senior Director Federation Credentials Verification Service, Federation of State Medical Boards

JoAnn Brooks
Teacher, school counselor, and Program Director, Retired, PISD

Midge Duncan
President, Corval LLC

Kelli Maldonado
Credit Risk Analyst, Fannie Mae

Maria Moffatt
Attorney, Gerstle, Minissale & Snelson, LLP

Hon. William F. Sanderson Jr.
U.S. Magistrate Judge, Retired

Angela Standish
Senior Accountant, Fleet Pride Inc.

Mark K. Vasquez
Principal and Attorney, Mark K. Vasquez Law Firm, PLC

STRATEGIC ADVISORY BOARD

Rob Davis, MBA
Sales Consultant, DePuy Synthes

Pastor Matt Gaston
Lead Pastor, First United Methodist Church Plano

Jeremy Gregg, MBA
Managing Director, Gregg Partners

David Kennedy
Director of IT, KPMG

Will Pearce
Executive Partner, New York Life Insurance Company