LAWRENCE HABITAT FOR HUMANITY HIRES NEW COMMUNITY OUTREACH COORDINATOR
Lawrence, Kan. – Lawrence Habitat for Humanity has named Maddie Hinds as the new community outreach coordinator.
Ms. Hinds will help develop and enhance Habitat’s relationships in the community. She will also develop strategies to engage community residents in housing related issues. Ms. Hinds will serve as a link between Habitat for Humanity and the Lawrence community.
“The Board of Directors and staff at Lawrence Habitat are excited to have Maddie join us as Community Outreach Coordinator,” says Linda Jalenak, president of the board at Lawrence Habitat. “Her enthusiasm and knowledge about the mission of Habitat and the Lawrence affiliate will be extremely beneficial in achieving our future goals.”
Before being named community outreach coordinator, Ms. Hinds worked at Lawrence Habitat for Humanity as their Americorps VISTA member. She was in charge of coordinating volunteers and developing new opportunities for youth to get involved with Habitat. She earned a bachelor’s degree in communications from Creighton University in Omaha, NE and grew up in Albuquerque, NM.