Leadership Group

Meet the leadership group of Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana

  • Nick Albares

    Vice President of Strategic Development and Public Policy

  • Jason Burt

    Executive Vice President Enterprise and Administration

  • Omegia Fulgham-Lee

    Vice President of Program Operations

  • Melissa Haley

    Vice President of Program Operations

  • Vanessa Levine

    Executive Vice President of Housing Development

  • Paul McGoey

    Vice President of Development and Marketing

  • Gary Alberto Zapata

    Chief Financial Officer

  • Olugbenga "Timi" Akanji

    Director of the Residential Reentry Center

  • Adrena Chandler

    Director of Community Living Services

  • Dalean Forest

    Director of Facilities and Risk

  • Michelle Hebert

    Director of Development

  • Sherlyn Hughes

    Director of Children and Family Services Mentoring Program

  • Jackie Kellett

    Assistant Vice President of Integrated and Behavioral Health

  • Al Kohorst

    Agency Chaplain

  • Elaine Lane

    Clinical Director of Behavioral Health

  • Margaret Lewis


  • Kristen Nicholson

    Director of Marketing and Public Relations

  • Cleveland Obey

    Director of Supported Living Services

  • DaVaughn Phillips

    Director of Supportive Services For Veteran Families

  • Gerald Rooks

    Director of Veterans Services

  • Jason Strealy

    Director of Property Management

  • James Zelaya

    Director of Fresh Food Factor