Board President

Kurt Lange

Occupation: Lead Pastor, East Coast International Church; Northeast MA Sectional Presbyter; Southern New England Ministry Network; Regional Presbyter.

Previous Positions/Roles in Community: Board of Directors, Lynn Shelter Association; Regional Board, Thrivent; Co-Founder and Coach, Community Church of Granada, Nicaragua, Community Activist.

Education: Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary  B.A.; Political Science and Government, Purdue University

Board Vice President

Robert Bishop

Occupation: Adjustment Counselor, Lynn Public Schools;  Family Therapist, Family & Children Services.

Previous Positions/Roles in Community: Case Manager & Investigator, Department of Children Families.

Education: MSW Salem State University, LICSW (license.)

Board Treasurer

Cecilio Hernández Jr.

Occupation: Lead Pastor, Iglesia Cristiana Ebenezer (Lowell); Adjunct Professor, Northpoint Bible College; Intercultural Ministries Presbyter, Southern New England Ministry.

Previous Positions/Roles in Community: Chief Financial Officer, Finance Director and Senior Property Management for various non-profits in the Merrimack Valley. He has served on various non-profit boards in the City of Lowell and continues to be actively engaged in the education of Latinos in the city.

Education: Doctor of Ministry and Master of Arts in Urban Ministries, Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary; Master of Science in Organizational Leadership, Southern New Hampshire University; B.S. in Business Administration, University of Massachusetts.

Board Clerk

Michael A. Satterwhite

Occupation: Forensic and Real Estate Attorney, The Satterwhite Law Firm, P.C.

Previous Positions/ Roles in Community: Lynn School Committee; Board Member on Good Hope, Gregg House, Lynn Community Connections Coalition and the Boston Lupus Walk.

Education: JD, Massachusetts School of Law; B.A. in Legal Studies, University of Massachusetts.

Board Member

Theresa Conti

Occupation: Previous Director, RFK Children’s Action Corps Detention Diversion Advocacy Program (DDAP) in Suffolk and Hampden County.

Previous Positions/ Roles in Community: Project Director, Volunteers of America, overseeing their Department of Justice project at Essex County House of Correction; Program Director, The Home For Little Wanderers; Director or Juvenile Justice, NFI Massachusetts, various roles including Director of Education, Program Director and Director of Residence, at Germaine Lawrence, Community Solutions and Justice Resource Institute.

Education: B.S. in Education, Lesley College