J. Calaway – Founder/Chairman of the Board
J. founded InnerMission in 1996 as a community organization to help meet the needs of a city. He has pastored The Gate for over 22 years and has his Doctorate of Management in Organizational Leadership.
Scott Wells – Executive Director
Scott serves as the executive director of InnerMission. Scott has 20 plus years of non- profit experience. He is committed to helping people in need become self-sufficient.
Larry Hlista – Board Member
Larry has an MBA and specializes in community housing development. His passion is to help people find affordable housing and to develop a stable neighborhood for families within the community.
Sandy Koartge – Board Member
Sandy is a lifetime resident of Hammond, IN and community activist. She focuses on neighborhood revitalization through community renewal.
Liz De La Garza – Board Member
Liz is a Benefit Analyst for Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. She has a passion to feed those who are hungry and see people break the cycle of surviving and move into thriving through compassion outreach.