Board of Directors

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Matthew Ballard

At-Large Member

Myra Battin


Ann Horn

Director of Media

Brooke Hoist

Secretary/School Liaison

We welcome Matthew to our board and are excited about working with him! He is retail director for the Kitsap Habitat Store and has a real passion for helping others.

Myra is the Director of Religous Ed at a local Bremerton church.
She has been a volunteer with us for six years now.

Ann is a former Cardiac Care RN. She has been a community volunteer since the 1980's.


Brooke is a speech therapist at Naval Avenue Elementary. She's been a wonderful technology advocate for the last couple of years.

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Liz Lamm

At-Large Member


Christina Zimniak



Michelle Cardwell

Parent Liaison

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Sandy O'Hearn

Pantry Director


We are thrilled to welcome Liz to our board, where she will hold an at-large position. Liz has been an active volunteer with the Brigade for many years.

We welcome Christina back to the board after two years leave while her husband, was station in Florida. Christina works at the city of Bremerton and has been a community volunteer for many years.

We are happy to have Michelle on our board! She is our new parent liaison. Several years ago Michelle's children were active participants in the backpack program. She and her family are huge supporters of giving back to the community

Sandy is a small-business owner in our community and we are thrilled to have her join our team.