Josh Townsley
Executive Director, 360-737-1759 x 202

Josh Townsley has been involved with Habitat for Humanity since 1999 in various ways from fundraising to building, both locally and abroad.  Josh is very active in his church and in his spare time he likes to hike and spend time outdoors with his wife and sons Trekker and Odyssey.




Melissa Edwards 
Family Services Manager, 360-737-1759 x 207

Melissa Edwards has been with Evergreen Habitat since 2010.  She is passionate about developing awareness of Habitat’s programs, and works closely with our selected families.   Melissa enjoys spending time with her family and her Great Dane.




Amy Lodholz 
Development Director, 360-737-1759 x 208

Amy joined the staff and Vancouver community in 2016 – she has been active in nonprofit fundraising efforts for 15 years. Her focus at Evergreen Habitat works to increase the number of families we can serve each year. She is active in the community through Rotary and the Chamber of Commerce and loves to golf, play cards, and cook.


Leanna Fabian
Development Coordinator 360-737-1759 x 204

Leanna has recently joined our full-time staff as the Development Coordinator after two years of service as an AmeriCorps VISTA member.  After having lived in both Pennsylvania and Michigan she quickly adopted Vancouver as her new home, and looks forward to exploring everything the Northwest has to offer.


Heather Cochrun
Community Outreach Coordinator 360-737-1759 x 201

Heather has been with Habitat since 2013. She was born and raised in Vancouver and is happy to call it home. Heather graduated from the University of Oregon where she studied Cultural Anthropology. She is very passionate about other cultures and loves to travel.


Laurie Runyan
Finance Manager
, 360-737-1759 x 205

Laurie Runyan has been with Evergreen Habitat since February of 2010.  Laurie enjoys spending time with her husband Brian, grandchildren, and her Boston Terrier, Elvis.  She is also an active member of her church and is an avid pickle ball player.




Anni Becker
Office Coordinator 360-737-1759 x 200

Anni Becker is a lifelong resident of Vancouver and is deeply involved in the community.  She is passionate about art and photography.  Anni lives with her husband, their cat, Greta and their dog, Pickle.




Dave Gray
Construction Manager, 360-737-1759 x 203

Dave previously worked as a part of our team from 2010-2012 as an AmeriCorps member and is excited to be back. In his spare time, Dave enjoys being outdoors and with this family.



Courtney Patterson
Construction Site Coordinator 360-737-1759 x 203

Courtney started at Habitat in 2015 as an AmeriCorps Construction Crew Lead. She’s originally from Rhode Island but loves to call the Pacific Northwest her new home. She recently graduated from Penn State University with a degree in architecture. Outside of work, Courtney likes being in the outdoors and meeting new people. 


Jess Reynolds
AmeriCorps Construction Crew Lead 360-737-1759 x 203

Jess is transplant to Vancouver from in the San Francisco Bay Area. She moved here to attend Portland State University, graduating with her degree in Anthropology. After college she stayed in the area after falling in love with the Pacific Northwest’s natural beauty and local history. In her spare time she likes to spend time doing DIY projects, cuddling her cat Wally, and going on adventures both locally, and internationally.