About NeighborWorks® Pocatello
NeighborWorks® Pocatello is a progressive alliance between residents, business, and government that revitalizes targeted areas by promoting affordable housing and community pride through the establishment of healthy neighborhoods.
NeighborWorks® Pocatello is a chartered member of the NeighborWorks® network–trained and certified community development organizations at work in more than 2,000 communities across the United States.
NeighborWorks® Pocatello was created by the community in 1993 to revitalize the central neighborhoods of Pocatello. NeighborWorks® Pocatello works towards this goal in several ways.
The NeighborWorks® Pocatello HomeOwnership Center helps families in all stages of home ownership, through:
- Home purchase rehab programs
- Homebuyer Education
- Financial Fitness and counseling
- Home maintenance workshops
NeighborWorks® Pocatello builds affordable housing and rehabilitates homes for resale.
2013 NeighborWorks® Pocatello Annual Report (1.7mb PDF)
The organization is currently governed by a 13 member Board of Directors. Board membership represents different sectors of the Pocatello community, including residents of targeted neighborhoods, business leaders and government representatives.
- 2014 Board of Directors
Name Tile Seat Mari Tusch President Business Dan Diehl 1st Vice President Business Robert Richway 2nd Vice President Business Teena Rhoads Secretary Resident-at-Large Rich Garvin Treasurer Old Town (Jefferson) Sarah Jackson Past President Resident-at-Large Dale Reavis Business Sharolyn Belzer Whittier Neighborhood Tracy Martin Alameda Neighborhood Larry Bell Business Chanel Quirk Old Town (Emerson) Idaho Purce Bonneville Neighborhood Joel Rios Resident-at-Large Hon. Michael Orr Government Vacant Lewis & Clark Neighborhood Vacant Government
- NeighborWorks® Pocatello Staff and Phone Numbers
Name Tile Phone Mark Dahlquist Executive Director 208-232-9468 x 106 Julie Stone Homeownership Center Manager/Loan Officer 208-232-9468 x 105 Shawna Engen Chief Financal Officer/Reverse Mortgage Counselor 208-232-9468 x 104 Rodger Sealey Construction Manager 208-232-9468 x 102 Harvey Mullinex Property Manager 208-232-9468 x 103 Cindy Peterson Housing Counselor/Loan Officer 208-232-9468 x 107 Mike Theiring Rehab Specialist 208-232-9468 x 108 Penny Douglass Administrative Assistant 208-232-9468 x 100
Our community outreach professionals work with residents, providing support and teaching skills they can use to improve their neighborhoods.