Our Team

Board of Directors


  • Kerry Constantine

    Co-founder/President

    Kerry works full-time as a real estate broker for her company
    Power Brokers Real Estate, Inc. and devotes a significant amount of personal time
    taking a lead role in community outreach for the organization.


  • Tara Geissinger

    Co-Founder/Vice-President

    Tara Geissinger and her family have been involved with B&B since 2012. She works full-time as the owner of a local marketing company Radiant Web Marketing and is a talented marketing and public relations professional. Tara takes the lead in our social media programs and handles our marketing campaigns.


  • Paula Houghton

    Board Treasurer

    Paula is our current board treasurer and when she’s not volunteering with B&B she works with husband in their telecommunications company. She says “I love being a part of a team which represents Jesus Christ through our actions.  We come alongside others who need a little help, as a way to show that the God of our universe cares about them. SW Florida is my home and its a joy to be part of serving our local brothers and sisters.”


  • Elizabeth Healy

    Board of Directors

    Elizabeth works full time as a District Manager for Kowa Pharmaceuticals America. She has been on our Board of Directors since 2015 and is always there to lend a hand where needed.


  • Jenny Isenhower

    Board of Directors

    Jenny joined our board in 2015 and is the co-owner of the Golf & Casual Shop in Ft.Myers, along with her husband Mike. Thanks to Jenny, our organization has a convenient drop off for donated items in Lee County, Florida. Because of her efforts B&B has been able to collect hundreds of blankets and other items for distribution.


  • Melisa Giovanelli

    Board of Directors

    Melisa joined our board in 2017 and works full time in real estate in addition to working as a member of the Lee County school board. She has an interest in helping to meet the needs of the hundreds of homeless students in our area and help advocate on behalf of their needs as well as the needs of their parents.


  • Gary and Cathy Smith

    Board of Directors

    Gary and Cathy are co-pastors at Vineyard Church in Ft.Myers, and two spiritual leaders for Blankets and Blessings. Their wisdom, usually delivered with a wonderful sense of humor, helps guide our organization.


  • Jonathan Vanderber

    Board of Directors

    Jonathan joined the board of directors in 2017 and has been a very active volunteer (along with his family). During the day he runs his company, Aquajets, but is always willing to take time away to help our organization with logistics and distribution.


  • Stephanie McCandles

    Board of Directors

    Stephanie joined our board in 2016. She has a background in ministry, counseling and teaching and helps us with our fundraising and marketing efforts. She’s currently studying to teach yoga and is busy with her active family.