Audrey Lyon, Executive Director is an attorney with extensive experience in housing and community development. Before coming to Yachad, nearly 18 years ago, Audrey was the Executive Director and senior attorney with Lawyers Committee for Better Housing, a housing advocacy organization in Chicago, Illinois. She is a graduate of Northwestern University and Chicago-Kent School of Law. Although everyone teases her about her absence on work sites, she is the backbone of Yachad.
Kendra Rubinfeld, Program Director, is completing her M.A. in Communications from Johns Hopkins University. She has been with Yachad since 2006 and is a native Washingtonian. She loves working directly with homeowners and volunteers to run Yachad's programs. Kendra also runs Yachad's outreach event/winter fundraiser, the Our City Film Festival. She lives in DC with her husband and Labradoodle.
Richard Feldman, Construction Manager, has been working in the building and housing field for nearly twenty years. His years of experience in supervising professionals and teaching volunteers on work sites come in handy as he is the go-to-guy on almost every Yachad volunteer work project.
Robin Renner has over 25-years' experience in all aspects of home building, repair and renovation. Working with clients to find creative, cost-effective solutions, Robin has helped over 300 homeowners enjoy a safer, beautiful home at a budget price while increasing energy efficiency and esthetic appeal. Robin believes affordable and safe housing is possible for everyone.
Roy Thillberg has over ten years of experience building new homes. He is a Class A licensed Virgnia builder and a small business owner. He currently resides in Sterling, VA with his family.