SACRD Board of Directors

Kristie Alsagar

Kristie is a strong advocate for community support and wellness in mental health. She has a passion for outreach and cultural awareness that will aid in bringing a more compassionate San Antonio to fruition.

Joe Barber

Pastor Joe leads a congregation at St. Luke Baptist Church on San Antonio's Westside. Joe is also a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor. He began his outreach as an HIV Intervention Specialist, testing at-risk members of the community. He is involved in helping people within the community escape addiction.

Vance Blackfox

Vance is the Director of Indigenous Ministries and Tribal Relations at the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America.

Jennifer Cook

Jennifer is a Senior Program Officer at the San Antonio Area Foundation. As a nonprofit professional, Jennifer has an extensive background in community engagement and comprehensive understanding of community needs.

Billy Cox Send email

Billy is recently retired from a career in high tech most recently from Intel Corp. where he led global software businesses.

Marlon Davis, Secretary

Marlon is a San Antonio community organizer and activist.

Lauren Deal

Lauren is a board member representing the San Antonio Food Bank. She is blessed to work with faith-based organizations across the San Antonio Food Bank's 29-county service area as their Interfaith Engagement Manager.

Angelica Docog

Angelica was previously the Director of the Institute of Texan Cultures. Angelica now works in museum development in various communities throughout Texas.

Tino Gallegos

Tino works for The City Of San Antonio as an Assitant City Attorney and formerly as the first COSA Immigration Liaison.

Edward Gonzales, Treasurer

Edward is the Executive Director of the Housing First Community Coalition, a non-profit organization developing affordable housing combined with supportive services for seniors 50+ who are chronically homeless. He spent the majority of his career working for the City of San Antonio collaborating with service-driven non-profits and affordable housing developers.

Brian Halderman, Chair Send email

Brian is the Secretary and is responsible for our customer advisory panels. Brian brings a wealth of experience in community engagement and is currently the Senior Director of Success and Outreach at GivePulse.

Ann Helmke, Ex-Officio

As the current Faith Liaison for the City of San Antonio, Ann holds an ex-officio seat on the board. Ann brings a lifetime of community organizing experience and an unmatched network in the diverse faith communities of San Antonio.

Dhawn Martin

Dhawn is a member of the staff at University Presbyterian Church responsible for their SoL Center. Previously, Dhawn was a professor of theology, philosophy, and civic engagement.

SACRD Team Members

Susie Barrera, Marketing Assistant Send email

Susie handles's email campaigns.

Thelma Crouch, Resource Investigator Send email

Thelma performs research into compassionate programs in San Antonio and makes sure listings are accurate and up-to-date.

Bill Neely, Executive Director Send email

Bill handles day-to-day operations and makes sure is growing and continuing to serve the needs of all San Antonioans.

Keith Wideman, Lead Investigator Send email

Keith coordinates our growing volunteer network, and guides the work of identifying, listing, and maintaining profiles for programs and organization on SACRD.