Mercedes Lemp Mercedes Lemp recently served as the Associate Director of Philanthropy at Montgomery Hospice. Prior to her role at Montgomery Hospice she twice served as the Executive Director of Washington English Center, from July, 2011 to March 2015 and September 2002 through the end of 2005. In between serving as Executive Director at Washington English Center she was appointed as the Director of the Washington DC Mayor’s Office on Latino Affairs by Mayor Adrian Fenty and served as a Cabinet member from January 2007 through December 2010. In addition to her government and non-profit experience, Mercedes was the Marketing Director at the Council of Better Business Bureau’s BBBOnLine website program, and worked as the Channels Program Manager for Latin America Sales at Netscape Communications Corporation in Mountain View, CA and in Florida. She holds an MBA in International Marketing from George Washington University and a BA in Business and Management Administration from the University of Maryland, College Park. She is a member of the 2014 class of Leadership Greater Washington, the National Society of Hispanic MBA’s, and served on the DC Public Schools Joint Advisory Council from 2007-2010, and on the Mayor’s Adult Literacy Council from 2007-2009.

Administrative Staff

Lorin Kleinman, Director of HR & Administration
Email | (202) 540-1046 |  Bio

Joviah Ndahayo, Grants & Finance Manager
Email | (202) 540-1048 |  Bio

Quincy Inman, Development and Communications Manager

Email | (202) 540-1062 | Bio

Toshica Harvey, Finance Assistant
Email | (202) 540-1052 |  Bio

Program Staff

Toshira Monroe, Director of Programs
Email | (202) 540-1056 | Bio

Sojonia Gordon, RISE Program Manager

Email | (202) 515-6906

Abigail Singh, LGSW, Shelter Program Manager, Social Worker

Email | (202) 578-7746

Sara Feola, LGSW, Social Worker

Email | (202) 669-2311

Crismeily Maloney, Bilingual Admissions and Family Advocate

Email | (202) 568-1578

Priscila Lemos, Defensora de la comunidad bilingüe
Email | (202) 499-0356 | Bio

Sharelle Langaigne, Art Therapist/Community Advocate

Email | (202) 515-6638

Gabriela Deleon, Bilingual Outreach Coordinator & Community Advocate

Email | (202) 540-1054

Angela Cavanaugh, Volunteer Coordinator

Email | (202) 540-1054

Raymond Simmons, Jr, Chef/Kitchen Manager

Residential Services Staff at Sanctuary Plus

Email | (202) 540-1064 |  Bio

Rachelle Wiggins, Evening Residential Counselor
Email | (202) 540-1064

Email | (202) 540-1064 |  Bio

Part-time Residential Counselors:

Tashaunya Blake

Shana Diagne

Camesha Harris

Shara Hayden

Victoria Robinson-Hines

Pascale Jeannot

Margot Kirkland

Lykeyia Lucas

LaTasha Osei

Porsha Taylor