Angela Jackson she/her

Founder / President

Carissa Burlakos she/her

Vice President

Alice Newton she/her


Julie Baynum she/her


Lori Link she/her

Fundraising Coordinator

Beth Higgins she/her

Spiritual Advisor

Team Members

Kate Pompei

Kate Pompei, LMFT – Licensed Therapist

Kate is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist and has been working in the counseling field since 2010. She has experience working with couples, individuals, and families. Kate has received a certification in Trauma Informed Care and her therapeutic focuses are depression, trauma, PTSD, relationship issues, self esteem, and substance use. Kate has worked in private practice, outpatient clinics and at several non-profit organizations. Kate will support HHF by attending the therapy sessions on-site. She prides herself in being warm and empathetic, and at the same time working to empower clients to become the best version of themselves.

Christine Hanley (1)

Christine Hanley – Volunteer 

Christine grew up on a small farm in Eden, New York where she had horses, chickens, geese and ducks. Loving all animals, she worked in a Veterinary office for many years in Central Florida. Christine has worked with many non-profits over the years, volunteering and making a difference in the community. Christine is an avid gardener and loves working out in nature. Christine is passionate about the mission of HHF and knows first hand the healing effect animals have on humans. Christine volunteers at HHF with her dog Hagen on a regular basis to help feed, as well as help take care of the horses and property.