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Executive Leadership

Executive Leadership

Chief Executive Officer
Jeffrey M. Holsinger
Jeffrey M. Holsinger serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Volunteers of America Northern Rockies (VOANR). He joined the organization in August 2001. Under his leadership, VOANR has grown from a revenue base of one million dollars to one today that exceeds $18 Million in services. He leads a professional staff of more than 212 individuals in Wyoming, Montana and Western South Dakota. Under Jeff's leadership the organization continues to remain focused on the impact of its mission. His professional passion is building organizations through empowered leadership that embraces a social entrepreneurial spirit through the passionate delivery of human services. Personal interests are spending time with family and enjoying out of doors activities such as bird hunting and fishing.

Chief Financial Officer
Julie Bettcher
Julie serves as the organization’s Chief Financial Officer. Julie joined Volunteers of America in January 1996, and serves to direct financial strategies to ensure stability and growth to the valuable services provided. In addition to her financial duties, Julie also oversees human resources, administration and technology. Julie brings extensive experience in accounting, senior-level management and as an entrepreneur. She has a broad background in banking, accounting and private business that has been invaluable with her role at Volunteers of America.

Chief Operating Officer
Heath A. Steel
Heath A. Steel, Chief Operating Officer, has been with the organization since 2002. In his current capacity he leads the organization’s operational strategy with a focus on business model implementation, project development and contractual compliance. Heath has attended numerous leadership seminars and summits and is a graduate of the Executive Development Program through Notre Dame. Heath is very active with his children’s sports, loves the outdoors, and is a Wyoming native.

Chief Development Officer
John Rivas
John Rivas is Chief Development Officer at Volunteers of America Northern Rockies (VOANR). In this role, John builds collaborative fundraising capacities to help VOANR secure transformational gifts for the various programs throughout Wyoming, Montana and South Dakota. Rivas’s career includes leading fundraising roles at a major university and other non-profit organizations, where he has overseen teams responsible for multi-million dollar fundraising campaigns and the cultivation and stewardship of major gifts from individuals, foundations, and corporations. He has held the CFRE (Certified Fund Raising Executive) designation since 2001 and is currently taking post-graduate classes in family philanthropy at LaGrange College in LaGrange, GA having graduated from Southern Nazarene University and Nazarene Theological Seminary.