Bev has been the Executive Director with Rebuilding Together Silicon Valley since 2001. Prior to joining Rebuilding Together, Bev was the Community Service and Public Policy Manager with Second Harvest Food Bank. She has worked in the nonprofit sector with agencies serving low-income families and seniors in Canada and the U.S for the last 25 years. Bev has a B.S. from Notre Dame du Namur University in Human Services and has resided in San Jose with her husband since 1992.
Deanne has been working in the nonprofit housing-related world for over 30 years. She started out in college working with Mountain TOP, an organization that provides home repair in the Appalachian Mountains, followed by her work with Habitat for Humanity as director of an affiliate in Bend, Oregon, then Northwest Regional Director. She loves being in touch with direct service for homeowners in need here at Rebuilding Together Silicon Valley. Since December of 1999, she has coordinated our October and April Rebuilding Days, recruiting and training project leaders, as well as managing all logistical, material and volunteer labor details. She also serves as our bookkeeper. When she’s not working with Rebuilding Together, she’s busy keeping up with her family, husband, Sean; children, Brendan and Tara; and two dogs, Bailey and Bell.
Joining the team in 2015, Kevin McCarthy is a San Jose native and proud to have the opportunity to give back to his community by working at Rebuilding Together Silicon Valley. He is passionate about utilizing his 25 years’ experience in the construction industry to provide vital repair services to Rebuilding Together homeowners. In his spare time, Kevin enjoys golfing and all other outdoor activities.
Shannon joined the Rebuilding Together team in July of 2015 as the Client Services Manager. Prior to Rebuilding Together, she worked in relocation services, helping families who had been displaced from their homes get into temporary housing. She was born and raised in San Jose and feels privileged to be doing such positive work within her own community. She loves hiking, bike rides, and anything that allows her to spend time at the beach.
Anthony is our newest AmeriCorps member for 2016-2017. He is originally from Tarrytown, New York and served in AmeriCorps NCCC FEMA Corps last year as a Field Team Leader in Vinton, Iowa. Anthony has a B.S. in Homeland Security/Emergency Management from St. John's University and is working towards obtaining a Certification in Nonprofit Management from the University of Northern Iowa. He hopes to continue his education and give back to the community. He loves the California weather and wants to continue pursuing a career in nonprofits.