Mr. Daniel Stoltzfus | Chair

Daniel’s public service experience includes leadership positions with faith-based organizations in Arizona, Colorado, New York City and New Jersey as well as program development for a large behavioral health organization. Nearly 20 years of management experience in the not-for-profit community led him to his current role as the Chief Executive Officer at Interfaith Community Services in Tucson, AZ. Previously, he served as Chief Program Officer of The Bowery Mission, a historic faith-based institution serving homeless men, women and at-risk youth in New York City. He has extensive experience in program development, grant writing and strategic collaboration building. Daniel earned a Masters in Public Administration (MPA) in nonprofit management & public policy from New York University’s Wagner Graduate School of Public Service in May 2009.

Jeff Buterbaugh, Ph.D. | Vice Chair

Jeff is an account manager for National Instruments, where he has served in various roles in the Midwest since 1998. He has over 20 years of church leadership experience and has been involved with refugee resettlement in the Columbus, Ohio area. These and other experiences have helped Jeff develop an awareness for both the challenges faced by children internationally, and the tangible opportunity to love and serve them in a globally connected world.

Jeff was introduced to Hagar by Jennifer Fleming, a Hagar International board member and long-time friend from the University of Virginia. After graduating from UVA in 1991, Jeff earned his Ph.D. in Chemistry from The Ohio State University in 1998.

Jeff has been married to his wife Nancy since 1992. They home educate their six children and endeavor to help them cultivate both an accurate vision of God’s love for all people and an appreciation of the great privilege of participating in the ministry He prepared in advance for us to do.

 

 Deborah Manzanares | Secretary

Deborah Manzanares has been involved in anti-trafficking efforts in Southern Colorado since 2008. Her background includes more than 5 years working in both private and public sector environments. Debbie currently works for Hewlett Packard in eBusiness Operations and also serves in the Colorado Army National Guard. She graduated from Colorado Christian University and has one daughter, Chelsea.

James Hall | Board Member

James R. Hall is currently a member of the Department of Defense.

He has worked in various command echelons, multi-national partnerships and other U.S inter agencies. His work has involved significant travel across the United States and abroad.

His civilian education includes: B.A. Political Science, Oral Roberts University (Magnum Cum Laude); M.A. Communications and M.A. Public Policy, Regent University.

He and his wife Kim are owners of a shabby chic furniture store and have two daughters.

Alex Brown | Board Member

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With the separation of Hewlett-Packard Company Mr. Brown has recently moved to the position of Director, Americas End User Customer Operations. He has responsibility for Account Operation Managers in the United States and Canada, and Latin America as well as the Customer Support Center, the Manage Print and Supplies Pricing Team and the Customer Sales Support Managers all based in Guadalajara, Mexico. In his six and a half years at Hewlett-Packard he has served as Director, PPS US Corporate Inside Sales since September 2013. He was responsible for 10 managers and 103 individual contributors who handle the top 900 corporate accounts in the United States. This account base is responsible for approximately three billion dollars in PPS sales annually. Prior to that Alex was the Inside Sales Manager for HP PSG and later PPS since April 2009.

Alex has held various positions with Fortune 200 companies to include his former position as Vice President of Western Canadian Operations for Future Shops, LLC, which is now part of Best Buy Canada. He has also worked as a Finance Director/Manager for both Lexus and Ford dealerships in the auto industry. Prior to that, Alex worked as a Regional General Manager, Regional Human Resource Director, and Regional Operations Manager all with Circuit City Stores, Inc.

Mr. Brown attended Wake Forest University where he majored in History. Alex is also a recent graduate of the HP/Stanford Accelerated Development for Managers Program.

Alex’s current location is Albuquerque, NM USA.