Who We Are

Family Promise of Greater Orlando gives parents the hope and encouragement they need to create a better future for their children and end the cycle of homelessness for families in Central Florida.

We are a proud affiliate of Family Promise National. For more information, click here!

Our Mission

Family Promise of Greater Orlando helps homeless achieve sustainable housing and self-sufficiency as quickly as possible.


Tia Aery

Executive Director

Leota Young

Family Services Manager

Ruthie Williams

Housing Stability Case Manager

Stanley Jean Simon

Housing Stability Case Manager

Hary Desir

Housing Stability Case Manager

Michelle Dwyer

Shelter Coordinator/Case Manager

Carin Anderson

Development Manager

Alina Saucedo Paucara

Accounting & Finance

Audrey Silcox

Development Associate

Diane Williams

Transportation & Support Staff


Dan Smith
Board President
Dellecker, Wilson, King, McKenna Ruffier & Sos, LLP

Teresa Scott
Board Treasurer
Oswald & Scott

Kristen Skinner
Vice President
Wells Fargo, Financial Advisor

Heather Frazee
Board Secretary
Fannie Hillman & Associates, Realtor

Kimberley Allonce
Board Member
City of Orlando, Economic Development Coordinator

Cedric Donaldson
Board Member
Donaldson CPA

Tracy Kizer
Board Member
Rollins College, Professor of Marketing, Crummer Graduate School

Brenda Manning
Retired Design Consultant

Rafael Padron, CPA, CFE
Board Member
Orchid Medical, Chief Financial Officer

Pia Valvassori, PhD, ARNP
Board Member
Health Care Center for the Homeless


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