OUR LEADERSHIP

The Love Thy Neighborhood Staff and Board of Directors are passionate about equipping and mobilizing the next generation of Christian leaders to work with the poor, the suffering and the marginalized. Our team is dedicated to providing a whole-life support system for each intern, enabling them to make the deepest possible impact through the power of the gospel in the lives of their neighbors.





OUR STAFF



JESSE
EUBANKS

Executive Director

Jesse spent seven years serving as the director of Hope for Louisville, the precursor to Love Thy Neighborhood. Having raised over $2 million in the previous two years to help the homeless, Jesse launched Love Thy Neighborhood in January 2014, returning to his roots leading young adults to build relationships with people who are marginalized, serve with nonprofits, and experience spiritual formation in Christ. He geeks out over Ira Glass and Tim Keller, loves listening to his wife Lindsay rap Salt-N-Pepa lyrics, and wrestling with his son and daughter. Jesse and his family reside in the Audubon Park neighborhood.

KIANA
BROWN

Director of Operations

Kiana is a graduate of Wayland University in Texas where she received the Female Citizenship Award, Wayland’s highest honor. She is an alum of the Hope for Louisville program and even met her husband, Brad, who was a fellow team member. Before Love Thy Neighborhood, Kiana served as a special events coordinator and office administrator for area nonprofits. Kiana has an obsession with house plants, enjoys interior design, loves baking, and enjoys laughing at the humor of her husband as he entertains their son and daughter. Kiana and her family reside in the George Rogers Clark Park neighborhood.

HILLARY
BULLOCK

Director of Advancement

Hillary caught the nonprofit bug while attending Transylvania University in Lexington, Kentucky. She’s since served in a variety of ministry and nonprofit settings – including one of Love Thy Neighborhood’s service sites – with responsibilities ranging from development and volunteer management to marketing and communications. She will begin her M.S. in Communication at Northwestern University in Fall 2021. In her off-hours, Hillary loves re-watching The West Wing, improving her baking skills, and going for walks at the Crescent Hill Reservoir. She lives in the St. Matthews neighborhood.

LEANDRO
LOZADA

Program Director

Leandro is from Puebla, Mexico. After becoming a Christian, Leandro moved to the United States to attend Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Leandro serves extensively with his church community through counseling/care ministries and community life. Leandro is passionate about loving God and loving the church. He loves playing soccer, grabbing coffee with his wife, Kelsey, and is sometimes known to tell terrible jokes. Leandro and his wife reside in the Beechmont neighborhood.

RACHEL
HAMM

Recruitment & Admissions Director

Rachel was born and raised in Fort Wayne, Indiana. After graduating from Butler University, Rachel worked in a variety of roles: staff member with Cru, worship director, store manager at Starbucks, and most recently as the director of worship technology at Sojourn Church Midtown. In her free time, Rachel enjoys laughing loudly, watching British detective dramas, and after five years of asking, she finally convinced her husband to get their dog Juniper! Rachel and her husband, son, and puppy reside in the Shelby Park neighborhood.

LAUREN
MADDUX

Donor Relations Manager

Lauren is a native Louisvillian who has served her community in the inner city since 2002. She has lived in the Shelby Park neighborhood since 2008. Lauren graduated from Western Kentucky University with a degree in religious studies and a minor in social work. She’s passionate about studying Scripture, advocating for the marginalized, and building relationships that bridge cultural gaps. Lauren treasures her husband, three children, and three dogs. She believes life can’t be lived to its fullest without good music…especially ’90s R&B.

LINDSEY
LEWIS

Program Assistant

Lindsey is originally from Fort Worth, Texas. Lindsey completed her undergraduate education at Texas A&M University and will soon graduate with her Master of Divinity in Theology from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Lindsey comes to Love Thy Neighborhood with loads of experience in administrative assistance and Enneagram coaching. She also loves spending time with her husband and two daughters. You can most often find Lindsey drinking a Chick-fil-A iced tea. Lindsey currently lives in the Prospect neighborhood.

RACHEL
SZABO

Media Director

Rachel is from Florence, Kentucky and is an alum of Love Thy Neighborhood. After graduating from Campbellsville University in 2010, Rachel moved to Louisville to serve through Love Thy Neighborhood’s homelessness track. In 2016, she joined the staff to produce the Love Thy Neighborhood Podcast. A master storyteller with an ear for artistic excellence, Rachel’s production and oversight lead the Love Thy Neighborhood Podcast to rank #3 in Religion and Spirituality on iTunes. Rachel loves to dance, do yoga, and walk to as many places as possible with her dog Bagel. Rachel and her dog reside in the Shelby Park neighborhood.

ANNA
TRAN

Media Assistant

Anna is from Lancaster, Pennsylvania and is an alum of Love Thy Neighborhood. Anna graduated from Millersville University in 2018, she possess several years of experience in podcasting, and she is extremely skilled in audio production. Anna currently lives in the Beechmont neighborhood.


 BOARD OF DIRECTORS


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 MARK
MINNERY

Chairman of the Board

Managing Partner & Vice President, SinglePoint Solutions, Inc.

 KIM
BLINKHORN

Treasurer

Trustee, Carson-Myre Foundation

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 JONATHAN
BUTLER

Secretary

Trustee, Novak Family Foundation
Marriage and Family Therapist, Orphan Care Alliance

 HONG
SIU

HR Generalist, Dell Technologies

BILL
NUNERY

Owner, Prime Meridian Properties

PAST BOARD MEMBERS


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 KYLE
NOLTEMEYER

Founding Chairman

Partner, Noltemeyer Company

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 DR. KEVIN
JONES

Associate Dean of Academic Innovation, Boyce College

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 GLENDA
KLASS

CPA, Greater Louisville Medical Society

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 BERT
GUINN

Executive Director, Greater Louisville Medical Society

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 JENNIFER
NICKEL

Marketing & Communications Specialist

Board of Directors Love Thy Neighborhood

 BEN
BIRKHOLZ

Pastor, Third Avenue Baptist Church

 MONICA
HENDERSON

BsideU for Life, Service Site Liason

 LACHLAN
COFFEY

Schneider Electric

 ZACHARY
HOSKINS

Associate Attorney, Landrum & Shouse LLP

 JANET
PRICE

Trustee, Price Foundation

Love Thy Neighborhood

 CHANDA
HAND

Chapter President, Kentucky National Black MBA Association

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 THOMAS
HELMS

Director of Sales Trade Marketing, National Tobacco Company