Our Staff
For over 30 years, Covenant House New Jersey has been serving homeless youth between and anti human trafficking services, operating in 5 cities across New Jersey.

Julia Einbond

Executive Director

Julia Einbond became Executive Director of Covenant House New Jersey in 2023. She joined CHNJ in 2015 as its first director of strategy and learning. Since then, Julia has helped to establish CHNJ as a leader in using data and information to strengthen and redesign programs to enhance outcomes for youth facing homelessness and trafficking.

Prior to being named executive director, Julia was Associate Executive Director of CHART, Covenant House Action and Research Tank, a CHNJ project that applies research to services impacting young people facing homelessness and individuals experiencing human trafficking. She also supported Covenant House’s anti-trafficking program across our federation.

Julia has worked as a consultant for various United Nations agencies and international NGOs, conducting evaluations of programs on a range of topics, including child protection, gender-based violence, justice, and results-based management.

Julia received her JD from New York University, where she was a Root Tilden Kearn scholar. After graduation, she clerked for the Hon. Mitchell S. Goldberg of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Julia received her undergraduate degree from Harvard College.

Dave Hall

Associate Executive Director of Programs

Mary MacDonald

Associate Executive Director

Jim White

Associate Executive Director of Development

Finance and Administration

Tequila Brooks

Director Of Human Resources

Michael Burke

Director of Operations

Manjurul (Tim) Huda

Director of Finance


Rolidel Czekajlo

Senior Director Of Services

Kenny Greer

Associate Housing Director

Alison Iannarone

Associate Director of the Dove Learning Center (DLC)

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


Janette Dubenezic

Senior Development Director

Jen Williams

Senior Development Director


Meghan Leigh

Senior Director of CHART

Kaitlyn Zedalis

Associate Director of Research Learning and Advocacy

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