About NeighborWorks® Pocatello
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”]
|Teena Rhoads||1st Vice President||College Neighborhood|
|Larry Bell||2nd Vice President||Retired|
|Sarah Jackson||Secretary||College Neighborhood|
|Rich Garvin||Treasurer||Old Town Neighborhood|
|Mari Tusch||Past President||Retired|
|Dale Reavis||A & E Engineering|
|Tracy Martin||Alameda Neighborhood|
|Virginia Barnett||Old Town Neighborhood|
|Alfreda Vann||Bonneville Neighborhood|
|Heidi Adamson||Pocatello City Council|
|Jo Evans||Bonneville Neighborhood|
|Veneta Wellard||Bank of Commerce|
|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|
|Diane Fry||Loan Officer||(208) 232-9468, ext. 107|
|Sean Hargraves||Housing Counselor||(208) 232-9468, ext. 104|
|Lisa Smith||Community Engagement Coordinator||(208) 232-9468, ext. 102|
|Brian Nice||Property Manager||(208) 232-9468, ext. 103|
|Janell Kaneaster|| Administrative Assistant
via. Experience Works
|(208) 232-9468, ext. 108|
|Kellie Morgan||Accounting/Administrative Assistant||(208) 232-9468, ext. 100|
Our community outreach professionals work with residents, providing support and teaching skills they can use to improve their neighborhoods.