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Jim White

Executive Director


Jim has devoted his life to helping young people in crisis overcome their circumstances to move forward to a future and a life that is good. He began his career with Covenant House in 1982. Jim demonstrates the unconditional love of God to the young people we serve, his staff, and the wonderful donors who make it possible for us to continue this important work.

Finance and Administration

  • Mary MacDonald

    Associate Executive Director

  • Tequila Brooks

    Human Resource Director

  • Michael Burke

    Director Operations

  • David D'Elia

    Director Food Services

  • Manjurul (Tim) Huda

    Director of Finance


  • David Hall

    Associate Executive Director of Programs

  • Julia Einbond

    Associate Executive Director, Covenant House Action and Research Tank (CHART)

  • Edego Gayle

    Coordinator of Service Management

  • Kenny Greer

    Associate Housing Director

  • Rolidel Czekajlo

    Program Director, NJ Enhanced Statewide Human Trafficking Victim Services

  • Alison Iannarone

    Associate Director of the Dove Learning Center (DLC)

  • Aquiyla Johnson

    Coordinator of Transitional Living Programs

  • Sarah Jones

    Associate Director of Service Management

  • Lennon Moore

    Director of Youth Advocacy Center

  • Shakeerah Riggins

    Associate Director of Housing

  • Rose Stallmeyer

    Director of Special Projects

  • Roslyn Talley

    Director of Programs – South NJ


Covenant House New Jersey
Board of Directors

  • Robert J. Williams – Chair

    Kanebridge Corporation

  • Eric J. Andersen


  • Glenwyn Baptist


  • John R. Berger


  • James J. Gallagher - Emeritus

    Gallagher Family Foundation

  • Nancy King

    Willis & Nancy King Foundation

  • Martin J. Malloy

    Wake Forest University

  • Michael X. McBride, Esq.

    Connell Foley LLP

  • Paul F. McKeon


  • Mark J. Nugent

    Fitch Group

  • Omotayo Okusanya

    Credit Suisse

  • Jan Percival


  • George Rachmiel


  • John D. Soriano

    Soriano Family Charitable Fund

  • Father Robert B. Stagg

    Church of the Presentation

  • Thomas J. Sykes

    SOSH Architects

  • Frank Walsh

    The Sandy Hill Foundation

  • Note: Board members are voting members unless designated otherwise.

Covenant House Action Research Tank (CHART)
Board of Directors

  • John Berger - Chair


  • Mark Baker

    Kroll Rating Agency

  • Shannon Boyle

    Morgan Stanley

  • Stephanie Davenport

    Ascot Group

  • Marta Lajmi


  • Lori Maloney

    Covenant House International

  • John K. Mara

    NY Giants

  • Jeff Pagano

    Morgan Stanley

  • Patrick J. Sullivan

    Private Advisor Group

  • Note: Board members are voting members unless designated otherwise.

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Julia Einbond to Become Executive Director in July 2023

Current Executive Director, Jim White, will be stepping down as Executive Director effective July 1, 2023. Julia Einbond will become the Executive Director at that time with Jim continuing his involvement at CHNJ with special projects.

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