OUR STAFF

No matter their role, our staff members take great pride in serving and giving to those in need within our community.

EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP

REBECCA COX
Chief Executive Officer

Rebecca joined GRACE in 2023 as Chief Executive Officer. She brings with her over two decades of experience in nonprofit management specifically in the field of human and social services where she lead program growth at local organizations including Presbyterian Night Shelter, Tarrant County Homeless Coalition, Housing Forward in Dallas, and The Bridge Homeless Recovery Center.

Most recently before joining GRACE, she served as the CEO of Victory Therapy Center in Roanoke assisting adults and children with special needs through equine assisted therapeutic services. Her hands on experience with not-for-profit organizations is supported by two Master’s degrees from University of Texas at Arlington, which are comprised of a Master’s degree in Social Work as well as a Master’s degree in Public Administration

Administrative Team

  • BETHANY HARDIKAR
    Executive Asst. to the CEO
  • KeiKei Thomas
    HR Specialist

MARK WOOLVERTON
Chief Development Officer

Mark joined GRACE in 2011 as Director of Development where he oversees fundraising, special events, marketing, and volunteers.  Prior to his work with GRACE, he served local chapters of the Alzheimer’s Association, American Red Cross, and the YWCA. He also held a shared position with Cook Children’s Hospital and Children’s Medical Center Dallas on the Children’s Miracle Network campaign.

His work in not-for-profit organizations dates to the early 1980s when he served as the public information and development director for a public television station in Pensacola, Florida. During the same period, he graduated from the University of West Florida with a master’s degree in communications.

Here locally, Mark is a graduate of Leadership Southlake.

Development Team

  • KRISTINA DAVIS
    Grant Writer

STACY PACHOLICK
Chief Programs Officer

Stacy joined the GRACE staff in 2013 as Director of Programs.  In this capacity, she oversees GRACE’s Client Services, Clinic, Food Pantry, Transitional Housing, and the Friends & Family program as well as seasonal events like Feed Our Kids and the Christmas Cottage.  Prior to her work with GRACE, she gained eight years of management experience with other social service programs, including The Parenting Center in Fort Worth, where she served for six years, and The Salvation Army in Kansas City.

Stacy and her husband, Rick, have two daughters, Mallory and Presley.  In the past, she and her daughters volunteered for GRACE through the National Charity League, working at the Food Pantry and Donation Station.

Additionally, Stacy served on several committees with GRACE representatives during her time with The Parenting Center. She is a graduate of Leadership Grapevine.

Programs Team

  • BRIANA DOMINGUEZ
    Client Services Manager
  • JAMÉ SCOTT
    Director of Intake & Client Services
  • ANA TAMAYO
    Bilingual Caseworker
  • YVETTE DEJESUS
    Bilingual Care Manager I
  • GISELLYS CUBA
    Care Manager I
  • KYLE BUCHANAN
    Pantry Manager
  • KRISTAL GONZALES
    Pantry Assistant Manager
  • DINA PESINA
    Clothing Room Coordinator
  • SHIRLEY ROBERTS
    Clinic Nurse Manager
  • LESLEY MITCHELL
    Bilingual Certified Medical Assistant
  • ARACELI OLIVO
    Community Health Clinic Administrator
  • MARTISHA SMITH
    Transitional Housing Manager
  • TYRIELLE DAVIS
    Transitional Housing Case Manager

TERESA WILLIAMSON
Chief Financial Officer

Teresa joined GRACE in 2016 as the Director of Finance & Operations. She oversees all accounting, financial and human resource functions at GRACE. Prior to joining GRACE Teresa served at the Director of Finance at Child Care Associates in Fort Worth for almost eight years. Child Care Associates is an early learning and childcare non-profit, which held the Tarrant County Head Start and CCMS grants.

Teresa as worked in nonprofit accounting for over 25 years both in Iowa and in Texas. She has experience with a multitude of funding streams including federal, state and local grants, contributions, special events, Resale stores and United Way.

Teresa is a 2018 graduate of the Metroport Leadership program.

Finance Team

  • DIANE ELDREDGE
    Accounting Associate
  • KENNETH TAYLOR
    Data Entry Manager
MEREDITH MARTIN
Director of Community Engagement

Development Team

  • BETH CHERNIK
    Seasonal Events Manager
  • NATALIE PODSEDNIK
    Marketing & Communications Manager
  • EMILY MIRANDA
    Special Events Manager
  • ANNI HENGESBACH-GOMES
    Volunteer & PR Coordinator
JENNIFER RAWLS
Director of Resale and Operations

Resale Team

  • SANDY LAQUEY
    GRACEful Buys – Grapevine
    Store Manager
  • FERNANDO TREVINO
    GRACEful Buys – Grapevine
    Assistant Manager
  • CARYN HANCOCK
    GRACEful Buys – Grapevine
    Assistant Manager
  • NORMAN GREEN
    GRACEful Buys – Euless
    Store Manager
  • MAUDI MCKINNEY
    GRACEful Buys – Euless
    Assistant Manager
  • BRIAN MATTHEWS
    Donation Station and Internet Resale Manager
  • LAMON WALKER
    Operations Manager

JOIN OUR TEAM

GRACE employs many talented and hard-working individuals across multiple departments, both full- and part-time. These valuable professionals enable us to operate efficiently and effectively in service of our community. We’d love to have you join us!