Tim Dayton — Executive Director

I can’t begin to express how lucky I am to be involved with REACH. I’ve never worked harder and had more fun. I get to meet new people and learn their stories; and they have taught me so much. I’ll share a few of them:

  • It’s OK not to have all the answers;
  • everyone is worth knowing;
  • there’s nothing sadder than someone who has lost hope;
  • listening is a great gift; and
  • a smile defuses most situations.
  • And everyone loves to be able to give…

Check out The Thriving Places Project’s interview with Tim (alt link here).


Phil Hobrla — AmeriCorps VISTA Member

I love working with REACH to make Southeast Roanoke stronger!


Ryan Driscoll — Community Outreach Coordinator

I’ve had the pleasure working with REACH for the past five years. In my current capacity I create connections between REACH and Roanoke’s business community.


Elizabeth Josephine — Office Administrator

I love what I’m doing. This is my third year living in the Roanoke Valley!

Al Dimartino

I love that REACH is such a connected organization.


Want to share the joy of serving?

Contact REACH today to find out how you can be part of this amazing servant leadership team!


Interns need be resourceful, grace filled, open to the spirit, willing to try new ideas, work well with others, lead from behind as well as the front, smile and laugh as much as possible.  And if you don’t know what it means to be a “servant leader”, you will by the end of the summer!