Executive Director: Bill Cariano
Bill is a veteran business executive with experience in both prison and jail ministry. Bill began his work with Forgotten Man in 2012 as the Director of Mission Advancement where he has worked to build relationships with supporting churches and individuals. As Executive Director, Bill seeks to strengthen existing missions, encourage chaplains and volunteers, and expand into new Michigan county jails.
Director of Mission Advancement: Rev. Nathan DeWard
Rev. DeWard began working with FMM in 2014 after 16 years of working in ministry and non-profit settings. His professional life has included chaplaincy, recruiting, fundraising, church planting, and pastoring churches. Rev. DeWard is responsible for developing relationships with supporters through FMM's print, web, and other media communications. He assists the Executive Director in leader recruitment, hiring, and training.
Board of Directors
President - David Ellis, Retired school administrator
Vice President-Herb Lantinga, Board Chairman-Notions Marketing
Treasurer - Dan Helmholdt, CPA/CEO Helmholdt & Co. LLP
Secretary - Linda Haveman, Licensed Professional Counselor and consultant
Executive Director - Bill Cariano
Matthew Antkoviak - Attorney with Antkoviak & Antkoviak PC
Robert Ellis - Business consultant
Jay Kuiper - Retired business manager