April 1, 2012
Headwaters Relief Organization is became a member of National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (NVOAD) on April 23rd. This will allow Headwaters to be involved in planning and coordination when disasters occur across the nation. This was a significant achievement for Headwaters, which had previously be designated as a Volunteer Organization Active in Disaster in the local five state region. Cheryl Vennerstrom, our Chief Operating Officer, was named Vice-President of the Minnesota VOAD. Cheryl will bring her wealth of experience in disaster planning and recovery to the table and will work directly with all other volunteer agencies.