Meet the Staff
Executive Director – Tom Caruso: Tom Caruso has been Executive Director since early 2011. Tom retired from a career at IBM where he served in many managerial positions. He has been active in his community through the years including volunteering with Habitat since 2007. Most recently Tom was a volunteer with HomeFront and the East Trenton Collaborative when the Habitat Board offered him the position. He lives in Lawrence Township with his wife and son. Contact Tom at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 609-393-8009 x223
Construction Coordinator – Dan Santa Lucia: Dan Santa Lucia is our affiliate Construction Coordinator. Dan has been at Habitat since March of 2011. Dan retired from a long career as a project manager at IBM and has applied his management expertise successfully to Habitat home construction. Contact Dan at: email@example.com or 609-393-8009 x260
Development Director – Lacreda Riley: Lacreda Riley, our Development Director, previously worked as the affiliate fund raising, family partner committee and ReStore Manager for Hilton Head Regional Habitat for Humanity. During her tenure, she was selected as one of twelve representatives from across the nation to be a member of the ReStore Work Group established by Habitat for Humanity International. Prior to working with Habitat, she enjoyed a career in corporate training, administration and sales management. To discuss fundraising opportunities, legacy giving or donating please contact Lacreda at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 609-393-8009 x226
Community Outreach Director – Guilherme (Gulu) Brewer: Guilherme is a recent graduate of The College of New Jersey, where he majored in Philosophy. He was a part of Alpha Chi Rho, a Fraternity that has been a big supporter of Habitat for Humanity for years. He also spent time interning with Trenton's Crisis Ministies. Contact Guilherme at: email@example.com or 609-393-8009 x228
East Trenton Center Director – Liz Leonard: A native of Mercer County and worked throughout our New Jersey State Government working to gain recognition before I retired of 26 years, also retired as a Certified Personal Trainer for the Slim and Tone Franchise. I continue my path of achievements at Habitat for Humanity of Trenton as a Program Coordinator for the East Trenton Center that consists of but not limited to: resource person to our Partner Families; an active member of the Partner Family Committee; coordinates the community service program and manage our Food Bank. Contact Liz directly at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 609-393-8009 x221
Development Coordinator – Christine Duncan: Christine Duncan, our Development Coordinator, has been at Habitat since September 2016.
Prior to working with Habitat, she worked in the pharmaceutical industry. Contact Christine at: email@example.com or call 609-393-8009.