Shane is a graduate of LeTourneau University in Longview, Texas. He has a passion for working with families in crisis and loves to see them become self-sufficient. He serves as a Red Cross volunteer and a Sunday school teacher at Friendship Baptist Church. He has been married for 17 years and has two children.
Program Assistant and OutReach
Vacant Board Position
Larry Kaden, Vice President
Larry is the Acting Board President. He is a retired Assistant State Attorney and also served as a Florida Assistant Attorney General. During his last five years working for the State, he specialized in child sexual abuse cases and was the First Judicial Circuit's prosecutor assigned to Sexually Violent Predator Civil Commitment cases. He currently has a private practice in Santa Rosa County
Pam is the Risk Manager for Santa Rosa District Schools. Prior to taking this position, she was the Director of Elementary Education, as well as a Principal. Pam has a heart of service, especially towards families with children. She is a member of Immanuel Baptist Church where she previously served as a Family Promise Co-coordinator.
Cathy Van Blaricom
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Paul is the Owner/Operator of Border to Border Fence, Inc. Paul enjoys working side by side with people. He has a strong desire to help families who are trying to better their situations. Paul is a member of Friendship Baptist Church where he serves as a deacon and the Corporate President. He is married and has 5 married sons and 9 grandchildren.
Jenness is an Instructional Designer for Smart Horizons, LLC in Pensacola. She designs and supervises the development of web-based education. Jenness fully embraces the mission of moving families from crisis to self-sufficiency. She is a member of Immanuel Baptist Church where she teaches an adult Sunday School Class and sings in the choir.
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Rhonda is employed by Santa Rosa Adult School as an Adult G.E.D. teacher. She is also an entrepreneur; as well as a Life Group teacher and FP Church Coordinator at Immanuel Baptist. Her passion for Family Promise is reflected by her desire to connect and encourage churches and volunteers towards active involvement with area families in crisis.
Ron is employed by ECUA, Engineering and as a board member, contributes to the Strategic Communications Team. Ron enjoys customer service and meeting the practical needs of others. He is a member of Immanuel Baptist where he co-serves with his wife Rhonda.