Dora Leong Gallo

President & Chief Executive Officer

Dora Leong Gallo has worked in the community development field for over 30 years. For the past 16 years, she has served as President and CEO of A Community of Friends (ACOF), a nonprofit affordable housing developer whose mission is end homelessness through the provision of quality permanent supportive housing for people with mental illness.

Continue reading “Dora Leong Gallo”

Rachel Feldstein

Chief Operating Officer

Ms. Feldstein joined A Community of Friends in 2017 as the Chief Operating Officer (COO). Mrs. Feldstein oversees the Housing, Property and Services departments. more

Kinette K. Cager

Director of Human Resources & Administration

Ms. Cager oversees ACOF’s Administration and Human Resources department, including HR strategic planning, policies and procedures, onboarding, benefits, compensation and employee relations.


Shannon D. Nelson

Director of External Affairs & Philanthropy

Ms. Nelson directs all philanthropic, communications, and public relations for A Community of Friends.

Mee Heh Risdon

Director of Housing

Ms. Risdon joined A Community of Friends in November 2017 as the Director of Housing after spending her nearly 20-year career working in non-profit project management positions.