Welcome Mark McNamer

Mark McNammer, Director of Programs, brings over 25 years of leadership experience in several different community-based organizations including Headway Emotional Health (formerly The Storefront Group), Freeport West Project SOLO, and Avenues for Youth. His experience spans a broad range of programs and services including mental health, case management, housing and supportive services for homeless youth, as well as collaborating with countless community providers, schools, and government agencies. Mark is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Morris. He has a twin brother and the youngest of 9 children, he’s married with three children ages 18 (daughter), 16 (son), 12 (daughter), and a Golden Retriever named Dexter. Mark is looking forward to partnering with the HOPE 4 Youth team to build on the programing that is currently offered and to grow services to meet the needs of the youth that we serve.