Jody McRainey Director of Support Services
Jody McRainey joined BCHF in 2007 as its very first Director of Support Services. She has built a department that provides support services to 53 tax credit and HUD buildings in five states and manages a staff of 24 Service Coordinators. Ms. McRainey is responsible for writing the support service plans for all of the BCHF tax credit applications, as well as reaching out to local service providers for support. Ms. McRainey is also responsible for writing grants for programming that support the residents and enhance their lives. Ms. McRainey has over 14 years of experience in the supportive services field, as she was the former Tax Credit Services Manager for National Church Residences for eight years where she won numerous awards including in 2005, the Excellence in Supportive Services award and the Outstanding Service and Leadership award. In 2006, she won the American Association of Service Coordinator’s Award of Excellence for Honoring and Creating Understanding of Cultural Diversity. In 2013, she won Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing’s Award of Excellence in Service Coordination. She has a B.S. in journalism from Ohio University and an Associate Degree in Gerontology.
Alisa McBride Senior Service Coordinator Northeast Ohio Region
Alisa McBride has been in the social services field since the late Nineties. Her experience includes service coordination, quality assurance, compliance and training. She holds a Masters in Art in Gerontology from Kent State University. She has been part of the team at Buckeye Community Hope Foundation since 2007.
Debbie Turner Senior Service Coordinator Southeast Ohio Region
Debbie Turner has been a Service Coordinator since the turn of the century. Prior to becoming a Service Coordinator, she worked in the mental health field for over nineteen years as a Day Treatment Specialist. She holds a BA from West Liberty State College.
Beverly Mellum MSW, LSW-Senior Service Coordinator Southwest Ohio Region
Beverly Mellum has been a Service Coordinator since 2007. She graduated from Bowling Green State University with a bachelor’s degree in gerontology and from The Ohio State University with a master’s degree in social work. Her work experience includes skilled nursing, home health and crisis intervention.
Dottie Vollmar Senior Service Coordinator Northwest Ohio Region
Dottie Vollmar has been a Service Coordinator since 2005. Certified as a Volunteer Medicare Counselor through OSHIP, she is also active with Senior Medicare Patrol. She is also the Chairperson for the local Williams County Social Services Network. Prior to becoming a Service Coordinator, she worked for Community Action. She is a graduate of Northwest State Community College.