Contact Us


Administrative and Accounting:

Cecil Dunn – Executive Director

Janice James – Administrative Deputy Director and Recovery Program for Women Director

Jeff Crook – Chief Financial Officer

Kenneth Newton – Director of Plant Operations

Walter May – Director of Special Projects

Lynne Mahan – Human Resources Director

Christina Taylor – Accounts Payable Clerk

Jennifer Hertweck – Director of Accounting

Lauren Moore – Human Resources & Accounting Assistant

Mindy Easterling – Accountant/Payroll


Development and Volunteer Relations Office: 859-225-4673

Carrie Thayer – Director of Development

Carey Cairo – Volunteer & Community Relations Manager

Suraya Shalash-Development Coordinator



David Shadd – Director of Programs

Stephanie Raglin – Recovery Program for Women Assistant Director and Director of Programs,
Fayette County Detention Center

Chuck Gilliam-Men’s Recovery Services Manager

David Brown-Men’s Recovery Program Director

Amber Cronen – Intake Coordinator and Assistant Director of Programs

Shawn Luchtefeld– Mental Health/Social Services Program Coordinator

Mary Muth – Mobile Outreach Team (HopeMobile) Nurse

Amy Lunsford – Property Manager

Ben Wides – Street Outreach Program Coordinator

Kris Squires – Employment & Transitional Housing Coordinator

Jordan Rose – Housing First Specialist

Tiffany Williams – Housing First Specialist


Mailing Addresses, Phone, & Fax Numbers:

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 6
Lexington, KY 40588


Emergency Shelter 

(For Recovery Program intake, call the Emergency Shelter and ask for Intake)
360 W. Loudon Ave.
Lexington, KY 40508
Phone: (859) 252-7881
Fax: (859) 255-0749


Jacobs Hope Cafeteria
299 W. Loudon Ave.
Lexington, KY 40508

Phone: (859) 543-2222


George Privett Recovery Center for Men
250 W. Loudon Ave.
Lexington, KY 40508

To enter the Program or for intake questions call the Intake Office at 859-252-7881
Phone: (859) 225-4673 
Fax: (859) 225-0785


Ball-Quantrell Jones Recovery Center for Women
1524 Versailles Rd.
Lexington, KY 40504
Phone: (859) 252-2002
Fax: (859) 252-2592


Hill Rise Place Apartments
709 N. Hill Rise Ct.
Lexington, KY 40504
Phone: (859) 255-8077


Don and Cathy Jacobs House
289 W. Loudon Ave.
Lexington, KY 40508

All Recovery Program intake requests and questions must call Intake at 859-252-7881
(859) 543-2222


One Parent Scholar House

(Separate organization managed by the Hope Center)
P.O. Box 1458
Lexington, KY 40588
Phone: (859) 252-4828