ABOUT

Meet The Staff

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MICHELLE CRAIN

Executive Director

Is the Executive Director and administrator of LIFE Inc. and Disability Connections Resource Center in San Angelo, Texas managing  the many administrative duties  of each center. She sits on various state boards including the Texas Association of Center's for Independent Living. 

(806) 795-5433 Ext:126

michelle.crain@liferun.org

TERRY WALKER

Comptroller/ Financial Officer

Is the comptroller and and financial officer for LIFE Inc. He manages LIFE Inc's program expenses, payroll, and ​financial reports. 

(806) 795-5433 Ext:123

terry.walker@liferun.org

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NANCY PENLAND

Director of Programs

Is the director of all the programs at LIFE Inc., completes needed reports, assists with grant writing,  manages  training of staff, and assists Executive Director with fulfillment of other administrative duties. 

(806) 795-5433 Ext:116

nancy.penland@liferun.org

LIDIA TAYLOR, BSW
Purchasing Coordinator

Is the Purchase Coordinator for LIFE Inc.'s IL Purchasing program. She manages equipment purchases based on the Independent Living 

Coordinator recommendation.She also fulfills other administrative duties as needed.

(806) 795-5433 Ext:119

lidia.taylor@liferun.org

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BONNIE DOYAL, BA, MS
Relocation Specialist (Region 1)

Is the Relocation Specialist for Region 1. She coordinates and specializes in the task of relocating individuals from nursing facilities back into the community. 

(806) 795-5433 Ext:122

bonnie.doyal@liferun.org

VIVIAN GODWIN

Community Integration Specialist

Is a Community Integration Specialist managing the tasks for an immediate transition of an individual from a hospital or rehabilitation center back to home.

(806) 795-5433 Ext:102

vivian.godwin@liferun.org

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MONICA PRATT

Relocation Coordinator

Is the relocation coordinator for LIFE Inc. and manages referrals, consumer files, and coordinates tasks for Regions 1, 2, 9, and 10.

(806) 795-5433 Ext:104

monica.pratt@liferun.org

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ROBIN REISERT

IL Services Coordinator

Is an Independent Living Coordinator specializing in the coordination of purchases of needed medical equipment or services. 

(806) 795-5433 Ext:124

robin.reisert@liferun.org

ANDY VAN ARUM

Health and Fitness Coordinator

Is the coordinator of the Gettin' Fit and Lovin' It Program at LIFE Inc. He coordinates the fitness room, consumer activities, and teaches various courses such as heathy cooking, meditation, yoga, and

Tai Chi.

(806) 795-5433 Ext:106

andy.vanarum@liferun.org

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ALLISON McNa

IL Services Coordinator

Is an Independent Living Coordinator specializing in the coordination of purchases of needed medical equipment or services. 

(806) 795-5433 Ext:110

allison.mcna@liferun.org

SHERYL YOUNG 

IL Specialist

Is an Independent Living Specialist for LIFE Inc. She specializes in the management of life goals and provides information and referral services as needed. 

She also specializes in working with those who are blind or low vision. She provides a variety of services for the blind such as brailing services, and Jaws training. 

(806) 795-5433 Ext:126

sheryl.young@liferun.org

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SHAYLA HAMMOCK

IL Specialist

Is an Independent Living Specialist for LIFE Inc. She specializes in the management of life goals and provides information and referral services as needed. 

(806) 795-5433 Ext:113

shayla.hammock@liferun.org

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JARED KENDALL, BA
Lead Graphic Designer/
Marketing of Programs

Is the lead graphic designer of LIFE Inc., manages the Hub City Ink vocational program, and manages marketing of  LIFE Inc.'s many programs. 

(806) 795-5433 Ext:105

jared.kendall@liferun.org

AUDRIE GOMEZ

STAP Specialist

Is a Special  Telecomm - inceptions Access Program Specialist which helps people who have a disability that interferes with their access to telephone networks purchase basic specialized assistive equipment or services.

She also manages LIFE Inc.'s ASL Interpreting Services taking calls and scheduling interpreters.

(806) 795-5433 Ext:118

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audrie.gomez@liferun.org

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ANGIE SANCHEZ

Support Specialist

Is a support specialist who plays many important roles at LIFE Inc. Apart from assisting the Financial Officer, she spends a great deal of time ensuring that the center well stocked with needed hygiene supplies and is cleaned/ ready for services. 

(806) 795-5433 Ext:115

angie.sanchez@liferun.org

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CONNIE HERNANDEZ

Local Ombudsman

Is a registered/ licensed 

public advocate or official who is charged with representing the interests of the public by investigating and addressing complaints of maladministration or a violation of rights.​

(806) 795-5433 Ext:103

connie.hernandez@liferun.org

DONNA CHESHIRE
I&R Specialist

Is the Office Coordinator who completes various office management tasks for LIFE Inc. Apart form entering data, she is responsible for maintaining supplies, organizing special projects, and managing reception area. 

(806) 795-5433 Ext:114

donna.cheshire@liferun.org

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KAREN MUNIZ,
NCC PLC ASSOCIATE

Services Access Coordinator

Is the lead graphic designer of LIFE Inc., manages the Hub City Ink vocational program, and manages marketing of  LIFE Inc.'s many programs. 

(806) 795-5433 Ext:105

jared.kendall@liferun.org