Irene joined pureHOPE in 1990 and is our Accounting Manager. She’s also the only person in the world we know of who actually read her college textbooks cover to cover! Irene processes all contributions and manages thank you correspondence, prepares financial statements, accounts payable, and helps with the yearly audit preparation. She also assists with human resource responsibilities.
She continuously monitors and ensures pureHOPE’s compliance with standards set forth by federal and state regulations, the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability and the Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Alliance.
A native of Cincinnati, she has been married to her husband, Jay, for over three decades and has two adult sons, and two grandchildren. Irene is known for her diligence as well as her deep care and prayer for others.