Suzanne Seifert, Ph.D.

Suzanne Seifert, Ph.D.

President & Chief Executive Officer

Suzanne Seifert, Ph. D., was appointed President & CEO of North Coast Community Homes in July, 2016, following a nationwide search. With a broad base of non-profit and managerial experience, she has held executive positions with Volunteers of America Greater Ohio, Cleveland Reads, the Greater Cleveland Chapter of the American Red Cross, KeyCorp, and TRW.  Seifert earned both her Master’s and Doctoral degrees at Case Western Reserve University.

“I feel privileged to be the next CEO for North Coast Community Homes,” said Seifert upon her appointment by the Board of Trustees. “It is an organization deeply respected in the community for living its mission of providing high quality housing for individuals with developmental disabilities, mental illness, and other disabilities. I look forward to supporting that mission wholeheartedly and building on NCCH's robust foundation in collaborative ways.  To that end, I also look forward to reaching out to the community and hearing thoughts and ideas about working together in more ways.”

Michelle Marshall

Michelle Marshall

Chief Operating Officer

Michelle Marshall is the Chief Operating Officer at North Coast Community Homes, responsible for acquiring, managing design, renovation, and maintenance of NCCH properties.  Prior to her appointment as COO, Ms. Marshall served as Chief Financial Officer of NCCH for nine years.  She was previously Director of Finance and Human Resources at the Cleveland Animal Protective League, where she managed a $13 million in assets and has also held positions as Controller of local construction and property management companies. Michelle received her Bachelor's degree from Baldwin-Wallace University, her Masters of Business Administration from John Carroll University, and recently received a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Case Western Reserve University.

Dick Russ

Dick Russ

Vice President of Resource Development

Dick Russ joined North Coast Community Homes in 2013 after a 40 year career as one of Ohio’s most trusted and respected broadcast journalists. He brings extensive experience in the non-profit sector, having served in executive and board leadership positions in many organizations, particularly those serving the needs of persons with disabilities. Dick was a trustee of NCCH for 13 years, a board member of the Sisters of Charity Foundation, and is a Director of The ARC of Greater Cleveland.

Jim Lasher

Jim Lasher

Chief Financial Officer

Jim Lasher joined North Coast Community Homes as Chief Financial Officer in December, 2016.  He brings extensive financial management experience including 13 years as CFO and COO for the Elevation Group of Companies, and 13 years as CFO of Belkin Productions / Clear Channel Entertainment.  Mr. Lasher also served on the Senior Staff of Arthur Anderson & Co.  He’s a Trustee of PetFix of Northeast Ohio, and former treasurer of the Board of Trustees of Benedictine High School.  Jim holds a degree in Accountancy from the University of Miami (Ohio) where he was a standout baseball player.

Administrative

Yolanda Wilson

Accountant

Tammy Duliba

Property Management Assistant

Shannon Hill

Finance Assistant

Karen "Sati" Williams

Director of Volunteer Involvement

Janice Stahl

Housing Services Manager

Maintenance

Michael Howard

Supervisor

Ed Altizer

Maintenance Service Technician

Julian Edge

Maintenance Service Technician

Jack Metz

Maintenance Service Technician

John Urban

Maintenance Service Technician

Hassan Brown

Maintenance Worker

Jim Goodworth

Maintenance Worker

NCAH

Mike Stafford

Accessibility Project Manager

Mike "Stu" Stulock

Field Superintendent

Landscape

Jim Blackburn

Supervisor

Zack Clough

Landscape Foreman

Matt Luvison

Landscape Foreman

Property

Doug Moore

Property Manager

Mike Sadowski

Property Manager

Housekeeping

Laura Putra

Housekeeper

Vicky Shockey

Housekeeper