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Executive Director
704-896-8957, ext. 102

Jeff Porter became the Executive Director of Our Towns Habitat for Humanity in October 2014. He previously served in the same role with Habitat of Iredell County for one year. Jeff has a true passion for Habitat, as he has been serving on the board of Habitat Iredell for three years and has been a Habitat volunteer and fundraiser for 24 years. Jeff served as a pastor for more than 25 years and was the senior minister at First Baptist Church in Statesville from 2002 to 2013. He has a Doctor of Ministry degree from Emory University in Atlanta and a Master of Divinity degree from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest. He earned his undergraduate degree from Mercer University in Macon, Georgia.

Denise Copeland

Director of Operations
704-896-8957, ext. 110

Lois Pelto

Administrative Assistant
704-896-8957, ext. 101


Patrice Reynolds

Director of Development
704-896-8957, ext. 103

Amy Freeze

Community Outreach Director
704-896-8957, ext. 128

Cathy Petriano

Volunteer Program Manager
704-896-8957, ext. 108 / 704-361-8142 (cell)

Misty Stach

Marketing Manager
704-896-8957, ext. 109

Lisa Dixon

Database Administrator
704-896-8957, ext. 127

Homeowner Services

Lareka Knox

Director of Homeowner Services
704-896-8957, ext. 106

Belinda Gonzalez

Homeowner Support Specialist
704-896-8957, ext. 125

Sabrina Pinkston

Homeowner Support Specialist
704-896-8957, ext. 107


Roger Clermont

704-896-8957, ext. 123

Lynn Guerrero

Finance Assistant
704-896-8957, ext. 111


Tiffani Irwin

Director of Construction

Manny Rosado

Construction Manager
704-309-2676 (mobile)

David Chapman

Construction Site Supervisor
704-621-3618 (mobile)

Hugo Herera

Construction Site Supervisor
704-996-3116 (mobile)

Billy Little

Construction Site Supervisor
704-880-3068 (mobile)

James Pope

Construction Site Supervisor
704-842-1695 (mobile)

ReStore Staff

Here is a list of the staff at our Habitat for Humanity ReStore locations.

  • Nicky built her own home, so her family can build memories

      Nicky built her own home, so her family can build memories

      June 22 2017

      “Home” means so many things. It’s where we build our lives and where we build memories. With the dedication of their new Habitat home, Nicky and her two sons can begin building new lives in an affordable home that Nicky helped build with her own hands. Micah, 8, already has…
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Alternative Gift Guide

The benefit delivered to families that partner with Habitat for Humanity is very real.
  $10  Box of Nails   
  $35 Roof Shingles   
  $50  Low Flow Toilet   
  $75  Window   
  $100  Kitchen Sink   
  $150  Front Door   
  $500 Sliding  
  $1000  Wallboard   
  $2000  Flooring