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Charmaine Kofler - Executive Director
Pastor Charmaine joined NLGH in 2005 and has served as the executive director since 2012. Charmaine provides Christ-centred leadership to the staff and students. Under the guidance of the Board of Directors, she manages daily operations of the home, including staffing, programming, finances, and fundraising. Charmaine came to Canada from South Africa in 1998. Charmaine feels, "This is the best job in the world. I get to see God’s hand at work every day of my life. Working with the staff and women at New Life is such a blessing!”
Dawn Bailey-Elbourne - Program Coordinator
Dawn joined the staff in August 2011 as Ministry Co-ordinator. Dawn and her family relocated to Quinte West from England. She brings with her more than 25 years in ministry with youth and their families. She previously served at Welcome Hall Mission in Montreal, Toronto City Mission, Music Pastor at First Alliance Church, Scarborough and Fresh Start School in Colchester, England. Dawn’s heart for worship has been key in her own healing and as a prodigal daughter who has come home, she seeks to empower and enrich the lives of the students as she points them to Jesus.Dawn recently accepted the position as Program Coordinator.
Alyssa Humphreys – Education Coordinator
Alyssa joined New Life in January 2016, she completed her advanced diploma in 2011 in Pharmaceutical & Food Science Technology. Upon graduating, however, she felt God calling her to pursue full-time ministry. God has given her a heart for both inner-city and overseas missions and has blessed her with several opportunities to serve in these areas. Alyssa is studying towards a Bachelor of Religious Studies - Intercultural Studies degree at Vanguard College.
Debbie McLean - Ministry Coordinator
Debbie joined New Life Sept 2016 as ministry coordinator. She lives in Quinte West and is a wife, Mom, Grandma, Singer/Songwriter and Disciple of Jesus. Debbie has helped organize the Faith And Hope Ministries Conference and has also helped organize numerous concerts in the area. She loved to share God's love through music.
Candace Powell - Administrative & Development Coordinator
Candace joined our team at New Life in March 2016. She moved to Ontario from New Brunswick and is very gifted in administration. Candace, is often the first voice you will hear when you call the home. We are very blessed to have her on our team at New Life.
Melody Nash - Hospitality Coordinator
Melody joined the team at New Life In November 2016.