Portland, Maine – Oct. 3, 2016 – Furniture Friends has named Jenn McAdoo as its Executive Director. For the past two years Ms. McAdoo has been the organization’s Volunteer Coordinator, recruiting and training volunteers as well as establishing community partnerships. As Executive Director she is responsible for the overall management of the organization, public relations, fundraising and budgetary oversight.
Prior to joining Furniture Friends, Ms. McAdoo developed a far-reaching program of service and social justice for the First Universalist Church in Yarmouth. She has also worked extensively on environmental stewardship with Friends of the Earth.
“Jenn brings years of experience managing mission-driven projects dependent upon community engagement and extensive volunteer participation. They are exactly what we need to lead Furniture Friends as demand for our services continues to grow,” said Board President Roberta Lipsman in making the announcement.