About NeighborWorks® Pocatello
To learn more about us and our services tune into the ISU Podcast below to hear from NeighborWorks® Pocatello’s Executive Director, Mark Dahlquist.
NeighborWorks® Pocatello is a progressive alliance between residents, business, and government that revitalizes targeted areas by empowering people, creating safe, healthy neighborhoods, providing opportunities for affordable stable housing, and building community pride.
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.
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.[tabset style=”horizontal”] [tab title=”2017 Board of Directors” active=”yes”]
|Larry Bell||President||Community Member|
|Teena Rhoads||1st Vice President||Resident-at-Large|
|Veneta Wellard||2nd Vice President||Business|
|Robert Richway||Past President||Community Member|
|Mari Tusch||Community Member|
|Claudia Ortega||Pocatello City Council|
|Ed Bala||Community Member|
|Mark Dahlquist||Executive Director||
(208) 232-9468, ext. 101
|Shawna Engen||Chief Financial Officer||(208) 232-9468, ext. 106|
|Heather Pimentel||HomeOwnership Center Manager||(208) 232-9468, ext. 105|
|Jeff Byron||Loan Officer||(208) 232-9468, ext. 107|
|Sean Hargraves||Housing Counselor||(208) 232-9468, ext. 104|
|Catherine McCarthy||Community Engagement & Marketing Coordinator||(208) 232-9468, ext. 102|
|Brian Nice||Construction Specialist||(208) 232-9468, ext. 103|
|Accounting Specialist and Administrative Assistant||(208) 232-9468, ext. 100|
|David Stahlecker||Property Manager||(208) 232-9468, ext. 109|
Our community outreach professionals work with residents, providing support and teaching skills they can use to improve their neighborhoods.