OUR STAFF

Tommy Rosson, Executive Director tommy@houstonresponds.org
As the Founder and Executive Director of HOUSTON REPONDS, Tommy Rosson brings his expertise as a strategic growth, marketing and fundraising consultant to help unite and empower churches to mobilize long-term recovery in their various communities across the Greater Houston area.

Jim Herrington, Network Builder jimherrington@gmail.com
With a passion for community transformation, Mission Houston Founder Jim Herrington is leveraging his connections and background to recruit churches to serve as champions in the 22 networks that make up the HOUSTON RESPONDS organization.

April Canik, Communication Director acanik@comcast.net
April Canik has decades of experience helping faith-based organizations tell their story and share the gospel story in ways that engage and change lives. She is helping raise awareness and support as HOUSTON RESPONDS guides the longterm recovery of Harvey and tackle other disasters going forward.

Anna Adamo, Operations and Human Resources anna@houstonresponds.org
Anna brings her many years of marketing and operations experience to help guide and facilitate the hiring and training development for the networks of Houston Responds. 

Steve Saunders, Network Operations Advisor steve.saunders@cy-hope.org
Having extensive mission experience and church involvement, Steve Saunders is well versed in the recovery process and knows the key players and processes to make it happen. He is the Coalition Coordinator for the HOPE Recovery Network and an invaluable advisor to the HOUSTON RESPONDS operation across the area's 11 counties.

 

 

Advisory Team
HOUSTON RESPONDS is currently guided by Ginger Harris (The Get Together), Brandon Lackey (Bayou Fellowship), and Peter Forbes (former President of NCF Houston). Pastoral leadership is provided by Clear Creek Community Church, Grace Fellowship UMC Katy, Houston Northwest, Kingsland Baptist Church Katy, the Fellowship Katy, and WoodsEdge Church in The Woodlands.