The Task Force Board represents a cross section of our community and brings a diversity of perspective as well as a wealth of talent and commitment to the efforts of this organization.

Current Board of Directors

Chair: Melissa Jones, PhD, Executive Director, Mobile Supportive Services

Vice Chair:  Lee Bickley, Former Development Manager, Redwood Empire Food Bank

Treasurer: Ed Gomez, Senior Vice President, Exchange Bank

Secretary: Yvonne Milligan, Board Member & Director of Outreach, Healdsburg Shared Ministries


  • Georgia Berland, Owner, Human Service Designs
  • Helen Frater, Brookwood Health Center
  • Larry Hall, Redwood Empire Chapter for the Blind
  • Heidi Prottas


Executive Director
Heidi Prottas
Operations Manager
Fawn Moran