|Mark Gallup, Treasurer|
A long-time New Jersey resident, Mark is a graduate of Rutgers University, taught Physical Education and Health and coached teams in the Asbury Park School District for 35 years. He now co-owns a family-run lawn service and lives in Eatontown with his wife.
|Linda Rossi, GPC, Treasurer|
Linda is a New Jersey residing in Monmouth County for 29 years with her husband Glenn and their two children, Michael and Nicole. She has over 20 years of non-profit experience in the nonprofit industry and has experience working with the Long Branch community and a working knowledge of the Family Success Center model. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Rutgers—The State University, NCAS and a Certificate in Non-profit Management from Brookdale Community College. Linda is Grant Professional Certified by the Grants Professional Association and plans on using her experience in grants, programs, development, marketing, and outreach to help grow programs at Coastal Communities FSC.
|Lisa Wilson, MSW, Executive Director|
Lisa, a Philadelphia native, migrated to New Jersey in 2006 when she married her husband Mark. Lisa was introduced to the LBC by Monmouth University. She was an MSW intern in 2007. She graduated from the program with a Masters in Social Work concentrated in International Community Development. Lisa has her BA in Political Science. She was hired as the agency’s Program Director in 2008. Since becoming Executive Director in 2009, Lisa has grown the agency in delivery of literacy and education programs focused on family economic self-sufficiency and sustainability. She has solidified relationships with New Jersey universities by expanding experiential learning contracts for field interns in the areas of administration, governance, program, outreach, and direct practice. She has maintained state funding for the 6th consecutive year despite the economic downturn, and has been able to maintain private and corporate sponsorships as well. Lisa said, “When I learned how invaluable the LBC is to the community, I knew this was a place I wanted to be. We work with all sorts of people, provide an astounding array of services, all with a small staff and a tiny budget. Fortunately, LBC has a fabulous staff and an astounding Board.”