Core volunteer group

Caring House is a project by our community, for our community.

Since the very beginning (2004), the core volunteer group has worked to develop Caring House, sharing the work and meeting monthly to provide status reports and set direction.

Past and current members of the core volunteer group include:

  • Jimi Andersen, MA, Mackenroth Land Co.
  • Claire Coignard, MSG, Torrance Memorial Medical Center
  • Chief John Eberhard, Palos Verdes Estates Police Departement (retired)
  • Jane Flynn, RN, Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center – Torrance
  • Barbara Gerber, BA, certified public accountant (retired)
  • Jeanne Hagmaier, BA, Rice Mortuary
  • Dana Hodgdon, MA, Torrance Memorial Home Health and Hospice
  • Penelope Kastagir, MA, Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center – Torrance (retired)
  • Donna Larrivee, Allied ASID, CAPS, Live Home for Life
  • Bill Larson, MSG, Behavioral Health Services (retired)
  • Ed Long, JD, co-founder of H.E.L.P. (retired)
  • Patty Long, BA, co-founder of H.E.L.P. (retired)
  • Pamela Maury, PM Consulting & Management, Inc.
  • Kathleen Phillips, MA, South Bay Adult Care Center (retired)
  • Susan Scott, BA, Trinity Lutheran Church, San Pedro
  • Barbara Tetu, MA, The Boeing Company (retired)