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Our vision is a just, compassionate and united North Texas supported by dynamic volunteer-nonprofit partnerships that will promote community development, strengthen social service and enrich the lives of volunteers.

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Francesca Rolando, Executive Director

 Francesca brings extensive managerial experience from the nonprofit sector, most recently as Executive Director for Candlelight Ranch, a nonprofit organization based in Austin serving special needs and at-risk youth.  Prior to Candlelight Ranch, she was Director of the American Field Service (AFS) Central Texas Region, overseeing all program activities across San Antonio and Austin.  Other previous

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Fran Eichorst, President

In addition to her work as President of the Jericho Road Dallas Board of Directors, Fran serves on the Dallas Women’s Foundation Advocacy Task Force, the University of Texas at Dallas Academic Bridge Program Advisory Council, the CNM Connect Advisory Council and as Co-Chair of the Dallas Regional Chamber Welcoming New Executives Committee. Fran retired

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Joe Sifferman, Secretary

Joe Sifferman currently serves as the Secretary for Jericho Road Dallas and is a founding member of the organization.  In his professional life, Joe is a Director for PepsiCo in their Global Information Technology function.  Joe lives and works in Plano, Texas, and is an active member of the broader Dallas community, including his work

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Curtis Holmes, Treasurer

Curtis joined the Jericho Road Board as Vice President in 2015. He has served on several boards including non-profit organizations and technology companies. Most recently he served as a Trustee for Greenhill School including serving as Finance Chair for several years. He is currently a member of the Advisory Board at Centina Systems. During his

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Harold E. Strong, Jr, Vice President

Harold is results-oriented senior professional with over 20 years of public and private leadership experience managing close to $500 million in conventional and non-taxable Real Estate finance.  He is highly adept at creating collaborative innovative partnerships successfully contributing to technology and innovative based economic development. Harold is the President and CEO of bionorthTX where he facilitates the

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Rebecca Wilson, Vice President

Rebecca is the founder and chief content strategist for Corner Booth Creative , LLC. She is an unabashed question-asker, information architecture evangelist, geek-level researcher, possibility see-er, and dot connector. She finds the right footings from which to build a story and connects it to the right audience. She’s also mildly obsessed with stickers, skiing, funky shoes, and letterpress cards.

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Amy Lott, Director

Amy maintains national and cross-border practices, working closely with clients to navigate business transactions, the formation and structure of entities, and general corporate legal matters as a corporate attorney for Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, L.L.P.. Her corporate and securities practice focuses on private securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, corporate finance, corporate governance, and

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What our nonprofit partners are saying…

When we needed to tell our story in video form, Skill QUEST realized that we needed a script writer. Jericho Road Dallas was wonderful in listening and asking the right questions that would prompt us to think big and address issues relevant to our project. Our volunteer was unfazed by the 3-inch informational Skill QUEST

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What our Volunteers are Saying…

Volunteering is an easy way to give back to the nonprofits that I truly believe in. As we have been taught it is wiser to teach a man to fish than to give him a fish.  There are so many talented professionals out there who have the inclination and time to volunteer and/or give that it

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Happy hour

TOMORROW!!!!!!! Hope you can join us! This Thursday don’t forget about our Happy Hour! The Social House in Addison 5:30-8:00pm. Very casual……….come and go as you please.

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Sue Cossman, Lumin Education project

Sue is an accomplished finance professional with years of experience in her field. Although she’s spent most of her career working long hours, she’s enjoyed the rewards and challenges her jobs have provided her. Recently, Sue began looking for a more balanced life — one that would allow her more time to volunteer in her

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David Overton, President

“Jericho Road is a wonderful concept, providing needed services to non-profit organizations and meaningful experiences for volunteers.”

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Cindy Jones-Nyland, Director

Cindy Jones-Nyland is the Chief Marketing Officer of Heifer International, a nonprofit, humanitarian organization dedicated to ending hunger and poverty and caring for the Earth. She leads a global team responsible for raising funding for and elevating awareness of Heifer’s global work. She counts herself fortunate to have visited Heifer International projects in all corners

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Rev. Dr. Daniel Kanter, Director

Believing in Jericho Road, Daniel completed a solo bike ride from Dallas to Concord, MA, to raise money to launch it. Dr. Kanter came to serve as Sabbatical Minister at First Unitarian Church in Dallas in 2001 and was called by the congregation to serve as Minister in 2003 and as Senior Minister in January

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May 2015

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Rev. Dr. Lyssa Jenkens, Director

The Rev. Dr. Lyssa Jenkens is a Unitarian Universalist (UU) community minister affiliated with the UU Fellowship of Tyler, Texas.   As founder of Faithful Change, Lyssa’s ministry draws on her long career in economic and community development to facilitate personal, organizational and social change. Currently, she is working with her wife, Trish Houck, to expand

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Pat Bostic, Director

Pat has more than 15 years’ experience in Program/Project Management, Government and External Affairs, Grants Management and Regulatory and Compliance Management.  The bulk of Ms. Bostic’s experience is derived from working in the public sector for organizations such as Dallas Housing Authority, Dallas County, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Board and the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Bill Didlake, Vice President

“I am raising my family in this community and wanted to be a part of something that made a tangible difference.”

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Christ’s Family Clinic

Page Tucker – Christ’s Family Clinic Christ’s Family Clinic first opened its doors in 2003. The belief in the Clinic’s mission, to provide high-quality health care to the uninsured, is what made Page Tucker decide to join as Director of Operations last spring.

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March 2015

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January 2015

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October 2014

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August 2014

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Advisory Council

Anna Lamberti Holmes, Intergovernmental Affairs Director, City of Dallas Bill Didlake, Law Office of William M. Didlake, P.C. David Overton, Partner, Opus Faveo Janet Tharp, Urban and Regional Planner, Tharp Planning Group Jenny Weil, Consultant, Consultant Squared and Stewardship Consulting Marissa Anchia, Principal, Public Affairs Unlimited, LLC. Pam Gerber, Community Volunteer Pete De Lisle, Principal,

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