Our Staff / Board
Executive Director – Rev. Cheryl Millman
Rev. Cheryl Millman co-founded Open Door Outreach with Wanda Livingston in 2005. She has been the Executive Director of the organization since its inception. She develops programming for the women at the Provincial Correctional Centre as well as offers 1-1 mentoring. She is Chaplain for the incarcerated women giving her the opportunity to lead weekly chapels, Bible studies and provide spiritual guidance. She is a graduate of Charlottetown Rural High, Tyndale College, University of Waterloo, and Gordon-Conwell Seminary. She is also an ordained minister with Summerside Community Church.
Associate Director – Wendy Hawbolt
Wendy has a variety of roles in managing the daily affairs of Open Door Outreach. She has responsibility for the financial and human relations aspects of the organization but also participates in one-one mentoring and chaplaincy roles in the Correctional Centre with the women. Wendy has a diploma in Addiction Studies from Mount Royal University and is an accredited Associate Addictions Counsellor. She has been working at Open Door Outreach from the very beginning in 2005.
Community Program Director – Jerika Landes
Jerika is the primary person for facilitating all Open Door life skills and some chaplaincy programs in the correctional centre and in the community. She also meets with clients individually to mentor them through addiction, recovery, incarceration or spiritual needs as related to those areas. Jerika is a graduate of Charlottetown Rural High School, Global School of Ministry in Pennsylvania, USA and Mount Royal University Addiction Studies.
Kevin Proude joined the Open Door Outreach Board of Director’s in 2016 and has taken the leadership of the Board as Chair since 2017. He is Manager and part owner of his family run business Proude’s Shoes and a proud supporter of Open Door. Kevin is a community minded individual who is committed to the mission of rebuilding lives by empowering marginalized women. His family are all grown and on their own. He and his wife Cyndi live in Charlottetown, PEI.
Additional Board Members: Tania Ramsay – Secretary, Ross Bowie, Gail Janes, Dianne Weatherbie, Betty Casely and Janet Lake