Who We Are

We are Circle. The many people in many different roles who make the work of this organization possible ARE Circle, represented by the figures in our logo. Beyond those listed here – our Board of Directors, our staff members, our hundreds of volunteers and our community partners – we are proud to include you, our neighbors in the communities we serve and beyond. You support our mission with food and funds, empathy and encouragement. You are a key partner in our important work.


Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is comprised of community leaders, Circle volunteers and who those who are passionate about the call to share with our neighbors in need. Each is an independent, voting member of the Board.

Executive Committee:

  • President: Steven Ernst
  • Vice President: Lana Biondo
  • Secretary: Michael Bauer
  • Treasurer: Matt Claflin

Board Members:

  • Frank Haase
  • Maria Keena
  • Alva Rozar
  • Jason Sinclair

Our Staff

Our staff team brings decades of experience to Circle Of Concern, particularly in the nonprofit social service arena.


Volunteers

Our volunteers are the lifeblood and backbone of Circle. Our 360+ active volunteers are involved in all facets of Circle’s operations, including the pantry, client intake, reception, accounting, IT, special programs, development and facility operations. We couldn’t do what we do without them.

Learn more about volunteering here »


Community Partners

Community support and affiliations are crucial to the work of Circle Of Concern. These are just a few of our partners and professional organizations to which we belong: