Contact Us


1320 S. Ash
P.O. Box 40
Ottawa, KS  66067
Phone: 785-242-7450
Toll Free: 866-242-7450
Fax: 785-242-0305
Central Office Contacts

Richard Jackson
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Renessa Mehrtens
Chief Operating Officer

Ron Pfister
Rental Manager

Sherri Scott
Executive Secretary

Tim Soule

Director of Planning

Valerie Tindill

Director of Community Engagement

Program Contacts

Crystal Anderson
Case Management Director

Phone: 785-242-7450

Toll Free: 866-242-7450

FAX: 785-242-0305

Clara Cox
Head Start Director
Phone: 785-242-5481
Toll Free: 866-242-5481
Fax: 785-242-7958

Penny Houchin
Housing Director
Phone: 785-242-7453
Toll Free: 866-282-7453
Fax: 785-229-3103

Jacob Howard
Warehouse Director

Bruce Peterson
Weatherization Director
Phone: 785-242-6413
Toll Free: 888-833-0832
Fax: 785-242-1081