Bob Gelbach: Newsletter and Volunteer/Donor Recruitment & Management
Bob lives in Saugerties. He is retired from careers as a political science professor and director of a disaster mental health agency. He coordinates the monthly newsletter, UIDN UPDATE. firstname.lastname@example.org
Patricia Grossman: Rent & Utilities Assistance and Website & Social Media
Patty is a former K-12 reading curriculum specialist and has volunteered in multiple capacities at GMHC and Learning Leaders. She has published six novels and two children’s books. In 2016, she moved from Brooklyn to Woodstock.
Sara Henderson: Legal and Transportation & Accompaniment
Sara was an investment banker in a former life, living and working in Hong Kong and Indonesia. After the 2004 tsunami she founded an NGO to help rebuild Aceh, Indonesia. Sara retired from banking in 2007 but continued to work in Aceh until 2013. She is a founding member of UIDN and as the Transportation and Accompaniment lead, she likes to think of herself as an Uber dispatcher.
Marjorie Leopold: Housing Justice and Schools Outreach
Marjorie is a retired Ulster BOCES New Visions teacher, and worked with Ulster Literacy’s English for Parents program. She coordinates UIDN’s after school programming with Kingston City School District — converting it to online tutoring during the pandemic — and advocates for education equity and affordable housing.