Meet the Staff

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We Serve Local Habitat for Humanity Affiliates

Habitat Texas was formed by and for local affiliates in Texas. Our role is to “help the helpers” in doing what they do best which is building more homes for more families, engaging volunteers, and building stronger communities all across Texas. Through a network of connections and expert consultants, the staff of Habitat Texas brings resource development, training and technical assistance, disaster preparedness and legislative advocacy to each of the state’s 83 affiliates.

Shakespeare said of Helena what may be said of our staff, “And though she be but little, she is fierce.”

How we spend the time

Training and Technical Assistance 90
Legislative Advocacy 95
Resource Development 30
Disaster Preparedness 15

Meet Our Staff

Amy Ledbetter Parham
Amy Ledbetter ParhamExecutive Director
With twenty years’ experience in construction, Texas government and nonprofit management, Amy Ledbetter Parham works with the 81 Habitat for Humanity affiliates as executive director of Habitat Texas. She holds a masters degree in public leadership from the LBJ School of Public Affairs, and undergraduate degrees from the University of Texas in government and from Texas State University – San Marcos with a degree in design, Amy was a political campaign manager and as a design professional for an architectural firm that specialized in public buildings and school districts. She has worked with more than 100 nonprofit organizations through Habitat and as a consultant in private practice before coming to Habitat Texas.
Andrea Earl
Andrea EarlCommunity Outreach Officer
Andrea Earl serves as Habitat Texas’ Community Outreach Officer, focused on planning and establishing Habitat’s statewide VISTA Program and developing key partnerships with faith and business.. Prior to joining Habitat Texas Andrea worked as a policy analyst and advocacy coordinator with Texas Impact, with a focus on poverty, disaster, homelessness, and mental health policy areas. Andrea is a two-time AmeriCorps alum, and native of North Carolina where she earned her bachelors degree from Appalachian State University, having earned a Master in Public Administration and a B.A. in Communication.

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Consumer Finance Officer

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Kimberly Shaheen
Kimberly ShaheenResource Development Specialist
Kimberly Shaheen is a native of Binghamton, New York and has currently moved to Austin, Texas to begin an AmeriCorps VISTA role with Habitat for Humanity Texas. Previously, Kimberly has worked for an international nonprofit; African Sisters Education Collaborative in Scranton, PA and interned for Pennsylvania State Senator John P. Blake which ignited her passion for nonprofit internal programmatic responsibilities and legislative policy concentration. Kimberly received her Masters of Public Administration and Masters of Social Work from Marywood University in Scranton, PA, and is a Licensed Social Worker in the State of Pennsylvania.
Roshni Nair
Roshni NairData Analyst
Roshni Nair serves as the AmeriCorps Vista Data Analyst for Habitat Texas. She assists with strategic planning and capacity building through affiliate research and data analysis. She is a recent graduate of George Washington University, where she earned her Master’s in Political Management and a Bachelor’s in Political Science. Roshni is originally from Northern California and hopes to pursue a career in public policy and legislative advocacy.

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Rebuilding Hope Project Manager

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