BONNIE ROTH - EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Bonnie has been with the Power House since 1995. Serving first as a volunteer, Bonnie now serves as Director of Operations. She also leads the Power House's collaboration with the Drug and Alcohol Consortium of Allen County, in which she works to educate the Power House youth on the dangers of using/abusing drugs, alcohol, and tobacco. Bonnie also oversees afternoon programming, maintains member information, coordinates mentors, and is a director for FUSE. Bonnie is a graduate of the Youth Development Academy, and seeks continuing education which will help in her work with the youth that The Power House serves. Beyond formal training, she strives to hear God’s voice, and constantly seeks His wisdom in ministering to the youth.
MATTHEW KENNEDY - DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMING AND STUDENT RELATIONS Matthew isthe proud husband of Paige Kennedy and father of a little girl, Chandler. I have served as the volunteer youth pastor at Impact Community Church the last 6 years. I have admired the Power House and its impact on our community’s youth for the last 25 years. This truly is my dream job! It is a total honor to now be on the team here. My vision for this new role is to share Christ with the youth of New Haven, and beyond. If you have the same vision let’s partner and empower the next generations to love each other well. Let’s build up the kingdom in our community!
TAYANA ROLLINS - PFW INTERN Tayana is student in the Department of Human Services at Purdue Fort Wayne. She has a huge interest in helping youth and providing a safe space for them. Her experience working as the Peer Advisor in the Human Services Department and coahing volleyball at various age levels has developed her passion for mentoring young children and teens. Tayana shared that she is excited to learn more about the safe space and Christian values that the Power House has to offer the community.