Board of Directors
The CATCH, Inc. Board of Directors is comprised of local community leaders who have been instrumental to the development and success of the program. Representing diverse sectors of the community, including government, housing, business, and congregations of faith, Board members share a passion for the mission of re-housing homeless families.
CATCH, Inc. Board President
Pastor, First Presbyterian Church Boise
Andrew came to Boise in 2012 after serving a congregation in Florida for 8 years. He did his undergraduate work in Philosophy at the College of William and Mary in Virginia, and his Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry degrees at Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Georgia. Andrew quickly became acquainted with First Presbyterian’s long history of support to CATCH and is happy to serve as a faith representative to the CATCH Board living out the calling to love neighbors as ourselves by feeding, clothing, housing, and visiting our brothers and sisters who find themselves in a time of need. Andrew lives in Boise with his wife Caroline and four young and very energetic children.
Director of Accounting, Idaho Power
After graduating from Saint Mary's College of California in 1983 with an accounting degree, Bruce has been a senior finance leader for various entities within the IDACORP group of companies since 1996, and as the Director of Accounting, Bruce is responsible for oversight of the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission as part of the company's responsibilities as a publicly traded corporation. From 2007-2011, Bruce was the President of Idacorp Financial Services, with oversight for a $200 million portfolio of tax credit investments - primarily fund investments in low-income housing apartment complexes, but also a direct investor in a handful of local properties in Idaho. Bruce has been married to Valerie for 29 years and has five children, ranging from 16 to 26 in age.
Jeffrey Hall is a Commercial Real Estate Broker with Cushman & Wakefield Commerce, the world’s largest privately held real estate brokerage. Currently based in the Boise office, Jeffrey specializes in all aspects of commercial real estate brokerage including representing several national tenants in Idaho, Oregon and Washington. In addition to brokerage, Jeffrey also is a real estate investor and developer with an emphasis on retail shopping centers. As a member of the community since 1995, Jeffrey has served many roles in non-profit organizations. His passion for community service can be seen throughout the area as he has been responsible for many successful events that have benefited the non-profits he proudly supports. As a believer in making a difference, Jeffrey is committed to CATCH’s continued growth and success. Jeffrey and his wife Tamara have three children and reside in Boise.
Vice-President & CRA Officer, Mountain West Bank
Lanette Marcum has been in banking for 30 years in various capacities and is currently the Vice President/CRA/Compliance Officer for Mountain West Bank. She has served as the Compliance Officer for the last 10 years for Mountain West Bank, and took on the additional role of CRA Officer in 2006. As the CRA Officer, Lanette became acquainted with the CATCH program in its very early development and remains an avid supporter for the program. Lanette has served on numerous boards for community organizations over the past 20 years and brings a lot of experience and commitment to helping them succeed.
Regional Director, Idaho Department of Health & Welfare
Ross Mason is Regional Director for Southwest Idaho for the Idaho Department of Health & Welfare. He has been with the Department since 1996. His interest in housing for homeless families and others developed as he saw an unanswered need that could not be addressed by existing government programs. Ross spent many years in television news throughout the country as a news director, anchor and reporter. He ran an investigative unit in Baltimore. He is a graduate of the University of Washington. He is an avid hiker, bicyclist and reader. He lives with his wife Debbie. They have two adult children.
Professor of Health Sciences, Boise State University
Uwe Reischl is a Professor in the College of Health Sciences at Boise State University. He is a public health physician with focus on international public health and community medicine. He received his medical training at the University of Ulm in Germany and his doctoral and post-doctoral training in Public Health at the University of California at Berkeley. Uwe Reischl has been actively involved in community service for over 25 years. In addition to his academic, administrative, and professional responsibilities at Boise State University, he has contributed extensively to the Boise community through membership on numerous local and regional social service committees and appointments to boards of directors of Idaho companies.