Senior Staff

Susan BanSusan BanExecutive Director | (541) 686 -1262 x310

Susan started as a volunteer with the agency in the mid 1980s. She served on the board, helped to cover phones and provided organizational consultation before becoming an employee in 1987 and the Executive Director in 1991.

"There are so many individuals in our community whose talents and potential are waiting for a home that will give them the stability to blossom into amazing community citizens who contribute to all of our lives."

Erin BonnerErin Bonner | Chief Operations Officer | (541) 686 -1262 x313

Erin Bonner is the Chief Operations Officer for ShelterCare. She has been with the agency since December, 1997 and previously held the position of Fiscal Director for the agency. She is a Eugene native. 

"ShelterCare's work is important in the community because we help consumers of our services develop a stronger foundation of skills so they can move on to more independent living situations with greater stability."

Craig Norton Craig Norton | Director of Programs | (541) 686 -1262 x332 

Craig  joined ShelterCare as the Director of Programs in 2014. He is responsible for program supervision and support for our programs, quality and performance improvement, strategic planning and new program development. Previously, he was director of home and community services at Easter Seals of Hawaii.

"Hope is here! The belief that people will thrive and be active member's of our community given the opportunity - ShelterCare is passionate about providing that opportunity to those we serve."

lisareedLisa J. Reed, PHR | Human Resources Manager | (541) 686 -1262 x306

Born and raised in Eugene, OR. Studied Business & Accounting at Lane Community College and has over 20 years of HR experience.  Obtained a Professional in Human Resources certification on January of 2014. Member of the Local SHRM Chapter, Lane County Human Resources Association. Recently came from the Valley River Inn as the Director of HR for over 8.5 years. LCC Hospitality and Culinary Advisory Committee board member. Regularly invited to be a guest speaker and presenter for supervisory classes at LCC Hospitality Management Program.

"I am passionate about our community and the mission of ShelterCare where I get to make a difference by helping our employees to enable them to help our consumers.

Ursula 1​Ursula Schneider | Clinical Director | (541) 686 -1262 x320

Ursula worked for ShelterCare as a therapist, program manager and clinical supervisor. She has been the clinical director for ShelterCare since 2013.

"ShelterCare responds to the challenges of homelessness, poverty and psychiatric disability by providing individualized services with compassion and respect. People will thrive and recover if given the opportunity."   

Lucy​Lucy Vinis | Development Director | (541) 686 -1262 x326

Lucy joined the Development team in 2009 and became Development Director in 2011.  Before working at ShelterCare she served as the campaign representative for Eugene, Springfield and Corvallis for Earth Share of Oregon. 

"ShelterCare helps realize our vision of a community in which everyone has a home.  There is one thing we know about people struggling with poverty and mental illness: they will not recover without help.  ShelterCares makes that recovery possible."