Our leadership team

Buddy Teaster

Chief Executive Officer & President
Robert
Adams-Ghee

Chief Financial & Administrative Officer
Rod Arnold

Chief Marketing Officer
Mike Shirey

Chief Operating Officer
Nancy Youssef

Chief Business Development Officer
Michael Brown

Vice President, Warehouse & Logistics
Kellen Clawson

Vice President, Product Management
Katherine Eboch
Senior Director of Information Technology
Jamie Ellis

Vice President, Marketing & Communications
Kelly Modena

Vice President, Community Partnerships
Kristen Reid

Vice President, Strategic Initiatives & Impact
Tiffany Turner

Vice President, Outreach
Kim Shamley

Vice President, People & Culture
Robin Wagher

Vice President, Business Development
Theresa Miller

Vice President of Development

Soles4Souls mourns the loss of our President and long-time staff member, David Graben. See our tribute to him here.

Our team


By Department

At Soles4Souls, we believe in the power of people to unleash good in the world.


We’re always looking for talented, passionate people who want to make a real difference in the world. Sound interesting? Explore our job openings and consider joining the team.

There are invaluable benefits to joining the team here at Soles4Souls. Here a just a few of the many perks:
Health care

We offer our employees very competitive healthcare, dental, and vision insurance, as well as life insurance and short and long-term disability.

Flexible time off

We want our team to take time away from work when they need it, so we offer a truly flexible time-off policy and generous paid holidays.

Retirement savings

Full-time employees are offered a 401k plan with very generous employer match to accelerate your savings!

Work from anywhere

We believe that the more autonomy people have, the more valuable they find their work. At S4S, you can work from anywhere-no relocation required.

Maternity & parental leave

Parents should be able to bond with their new child without the worry of work. We offer parental leave for parents of a newborn, a newly adopted child, or the addition of a foster child into the home.

We are 4 equality, empowerment, and opportunity.

Soles4Souls is about positively impacting the lives of the people we serve. We know that, collectively, we can change the story of someone’s situation through the values of giving and serving. 

We do all of this through the lens of our CORE values:

Transparency

Entrepreneurial

Accountable

Meaningful

TEAM. And we don’t just mean our staff. Our TEAM is our entire network of partner organizations, brand partners, entrepreneurs, volunteers, and vendors. And our TEAM believes that this opportunity is available to ALL people regardless of race, color, ancestry, gender, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, religion, political affiliation, veteran status or those differently enabled. 

It is important for ALL of us to be able to bring our authentic selves to the Soles4Souls mission of turning shoes and clothing into opportunity. When everyone feels seen and heard, it brings diverse perspective that is necessary to creating lasting impact. 

Soles4Souls is one of the
top-rated nonprofits in the country.

Be a part of a team with nationally-recognized achievements.

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