Board Chair

Rich Ober


I've been on the board for nearly four years and have been chair for almost three.  I've also been part of a meal provider team for nearly ten years; our group of families and friends has found great joy in serving dinner on the third Monday of every month.

Board Vice Chair

Timothy Vander Heiden


Tim is the CEO of Van Duerr Industries, Inc. dba SafePath Products, he holds a Juris Doctorate and has taught at several of the colleges and universities in his area.

Board Secretary

Billie Kanter


Billie has been an active member in the League of Women Voters and has been an Enloe Hospice volunteer since 2001. She has volunteered at the Torres Community Shelter for seven years and been on its board of directors the past four years.

Holly has been in public accounting since 1989. Holly specializes in nonprofit and governmental special districts (audits, tax and consulting).  Holly has her Not-for-Profit Certificate from the American Institute of CPAs.

Board Member

Eileen Robinson


A Chico area native, who retired after 30 years working for Chico Unified.  She observed how devastating housing insecurity was to a student’s abilities to come to school ready to learn and engage positively with the school environment.

Board Member

Sandy Laver


Sandy is a long-time volunteer and chair of the Guest Empowerment Committee.

Board Member

Daniel Cavanaugh


Daniel is a member of the Butte County Behavior Health Advisory Committee, and volunteers at the Iversen Wellness and Recovery Center. In his spare time Daniel plays drums in a local band.

Board Member

Rob Reddemann


Rob has over 20 years financial management experience in the private sector spanning a variety of industries including e-commerce, freight-forwarding, gaming, fashion design and construction supply. He received his BS degree in Finance and Real Estate from California State University, Long Beach and is an avid baseball fan.

Torres Community Shelter

101 Silver Dollar Way

Chico, Ca. 95928

(530) 891-9048