Scott Walker – Executive Director
Scott is an ordained minister who has served at Executive Director of Hope House since Oct. 2018. As Executive Director, he provides the organization’s overall vision, leads the staff, builds community relationships, and helps raise support. Scott has also served as Executive Director of Shared Blessings since 2008. Scott and his wife, Christi are life-long residents of McAlester and have two children; Landon & Micayla.
Joey Clark – Director of Operations
Joey has been with Shared Blessing since March of 2012. As Director of Operations, Joey gives leadership to the day to day operations along with the overall growth of each ministry. He also serves as Director of Habitat for Humanity Pittsburg County and Rebuilding Together Kiamichi Country. Joey’s vision and leadership continues to help Shared Blessings meet more and more needs of those in our area. Joey’s wife Cindy is a McAlester School Teacher and they have two children; Conner and Caity.
Tina Adams – Ministry Coordinator – The Hope House
Tina gives day to day leadership to The Hope House, a homeless shelter for women and their children. Having worked for years as an advocate for those in need, Tina’s heart for women during the most difficult season of their life is her passion. Her own life experiences give her a unique perspective for those struggling during a season of transition. Tina and her husband, Jeff have two children; Evan & Tylee.
Christi Walker – Development Coordinator
Christi works in the area of fundraising and development for the many different ministries and organizations that Shared Blessings leads. Her areas of experience and expertise are grant writing, fundraising events and helping tell the story of the ministry.
Sandy Keener – School Outreach Coordinator
Sandy works in multiple areas at Shared Blessings with her most valuable being the front desk. Her big smile, generous spirit and passion to help people makes everyone feel loved. As School Outreach Coordinator, she also works with the schools to assist in meeting the needs of students in the area.
Lea Schrader – Project Coordinator – Rebuilding Together Kiamichi Country
Lea serves as our project coordinator for Rebuilding Together. She reviews applications for potential projects. She also meets with clients, prepares paperwork, and works with our contractor to see approved applicants through to completion. She loves her job and the opportunity to work with people and help them secure critical home repairs that ensure their ability to stay in their home. She and her husband, Robert, have 5 children. They also lead a ministry called “The Cart Guy” that provides food to children on the weekend.
Ardie Bowles – Warehouse Manager
Ardie’s heart for people is evident every day! He serves by organizing the warehouse and helping provide people with household goods, furniture and other necessities.
Bonnie Strickland – Clothing Room
Bonnie has served at Shared Blessings’ for years. First as a volunteer and now as part-time staff. She helps in the clothing room as well as some administrative duties. You won’t find anyone who works harder than Bonnie Strickland!
Valerie Golden – Clothing & Food Assistant
Valerie is a bundle of “good energy”. She loves to interact and help people whether it’s food, clothing or in the flea market. Valerie is a huge blessing to Shared Blessings and everyone we serve.
David Smith – Housing & Maintenance
David serves in the area of construction and maintenance for the many different houses, buildings and ministries of Shared Blessings. His heart is to serve and he works diligently to make repairs and improvements throughout.