Our Team

Admin Team

Nathan Mart

Nathan Mart Executive Director

Nate recently joined Home Life as the Executive Director. Welcome, Nate!

Jennifer Cossel

Jennifer Cossel Human Resource Director

 Jennifer handles all things related to recruiting new staff and hiring employees.
 Other duties include administering employee benefits, mediation for staff, back up payroll, participation, and last-minute details for events.

Sue Ann Belknap

Sue Ann Belknap Training Coordinator

Sue Ann joined Home Life in 2014 as our Training Coordinator. She is responsible for all of our training including BBP/MART, CPR/First Aid, and New Staff Orientation.

Tamara Yates

Tamara Yates Development Manager

Tamara joined Home Life in 2019 as our Development Manager. You can find her working on grants, fundraising, and donor development.

Casey Cox

Casey Cox Financial Director

Casey has been with Home Life since August 2017.  In her role, she handles all things related to the agency’s funds. . .

Cassie Turner

Cassie Turner Behavior Supports Specialist & OIS Instructor

Cassie is Home Life’s Behavior Support Specialist and OIS Instructor. She works with individuals and their teams to implement positive behavior supports and trains employees in the Oregon Intervention Systems. She has been with Home Life since 2005.

Emily Albers

Emily Albers Program Director

In 2014 Emily joined Home Life as a Program Director for our Vocational and Supported Living programs. From 2007 to 2014 Emily worked with Resource Connections of Oregon as a case manager. this is a space

Jamie Peterson

Jamie Peterson Executive Assistant & Events Coordinator

Jamie has worked for Home Life since February 2009. You can find her greeting people, invoicing, running reports, ordering supplies, and creating the newsletter.

Mike Wheeler

Mike Wheeler Maintenance

Mike has been at Home Life since January of 2012. If it’s broken, he’ll fix it.

Ashley Marcus

Ashley Marcus Program Director

Ashley started with Home Life in 2009 as a DSP with Teater House where she became a Program Manager for the next four years. She left and then returned to Home Life in 2018 as a manager with the Vocational program for a year becoming Program Director.