Buz Zeman, MSW, LCSW

Mr. Zeman has been the executive director since 1993 and has over 35 years of managing and supervising programs and services. He is responsible for all operations, administration and fiscal management of HOPE, as well as supervision of HOPE staff resources.

Jane Lyss, MSW, LCSW

Ms. Lyss has been a case manager at HOPE since 2002. She had over twenty-three years of experience providing social services and working with older adults.

Mary Farmer, MSW, LCSW

Ms. Farmer has been a case manager at HOPE since 2006. She has over nine years of experience providing case management services to HOPE clients.

Jeannette Langton, MA Gerontology

Ms. Langton has been a case manager with HOPE since 2010. Prior to her employment, Ms. Langton was a HOPE board member.

Deborah Ellis, MSW, LCSW

Ms. Ellis has been a case manager at HOPE since October 2015. Prior to working with HOPE, she had nine years of experience as a Social Worker, including work at the VA helping families in crisis connect with available services.

Sarah Coble, MA Gerontology

Ms. Coble has been a case manager at HOPE since October 2015.  Prior to working with HOPE she had nine years of experience in social services, including four years connecting seniors with available services.

Christina Jones, BS Criminal Justice

Ms. Jones has been a case manager at HOPE since October 2015, specializing in recertifying Medicaid recipients for in-home care. Previous experience includes 7 years as a Social Service Coordinator at a senior housing facility.