701 E. Dodge St.
Fremont, NE 68025
Phone 402-721-8771

Habitat OFFICE is open Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm
Habitat HOMESTORE is open Fridays 8am-4pm and Saturdays 8am-2pm

© Fremont Area Habitat for Humanity

Our Board and staff have a strong commitment to the Habitat mission.

Our board represents a cross-section of our community and has a passion for our organization and those we serve. The members work hard to ensure long-term sustainability of the organization and oversee that the funds raised directly affect those in need.

Our Board of Directors 

President- Christina Meyer, Juice Stop  

Vice President- Kristy Pafford, First State Bank & Trust  

Treasurer- Jenn Sheets, Shaw, Hull & Navarrette

Secretary- Nikki Beatty, US Bank 


Chad Christensen, Christensen Lumber 

Guillermo Diaz, First Nebraska Bank

Hayley Fischer, First National Bank

Ashley Fowler, Realtor

Dan Gaskin, Good Guys Roofing

Jennifer Gegzna, Meridian Mental Health

Kristin Johnson, First Lutheran Church 

Jim Manhart, Retired

Jane Martin-Hoffman, Retired

Evelyn Martinez, Three Rivers Public Health District

Michele Missel, Therapist 

Casey Vaughan, Keep Fremont Beautiful





Our Staff

Joy McKay, Executive Director

Marin Laferla,  Community Outreach & Volunteer Coordinator

Deb Hart, HomeStore Manager

LuAnn Fritz-Parsley, Bookkeeper

Ethan Koch, Construction Manager

Kesha Schuller, Family Services Manager

Ruben Martinez, HomeStore Cashier

Terry Baumert, Flood Construction Recovery & Repair Manager