Staff and Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Maxine Becker
Maxine Becker of Scottsdale, Arizona received her Juris Doctorate from Arizona State University College of Law in 1999 and worked as an attorney for Salmon, Lewis & Weldon, PLC from 2006 to 2010. She is Chairman of the Board and President of the corporation.
Larry L Langer
Larry L. Langer of Gilbert, Arizona is a civil engineer, retired from Arizona Department of Transportation. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Arizona State University. He is Treasurer of the corporation.
Kay Pratt
Kay Pratt of Sun Lakes, Arizona is a retired Certified Ophthalmic Assistant. She is one of the founders of One Small Step and has been active in its operations since 2001.
Leanne Seli
Leanne Seli of Gilbert, Arizona is the Accounts Payable Manager at Your Travel Center in Tempe, Arizona. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from University of Arkansas.
Caryn R. Shoemaker
Caryn R. Shoemaker of Gilbert, Arizona, is retired from Maricopa Community Colleges. She is one of the founders of One Small Step and has been active in its operations since 2001. Caryn has a Master of Education degree in Community Counseling from Ohio University and a B.A. in Psychology from Ohio State University.

Executive Director

Amanda Nosbisch Ms. Nosbisch has dedicated her career to removing barriers to learning and addressing needs for children and families. Prior to her work at Clothes Cabin, Amanda served as the Program Manager at the Kyrene School District and developed an expertise in executing programs, budgets, marketing campaigns, as well as creating partnerships and deepening community connections.

Angelique Emery


Angelique Emery of Chandler, Arizona is Secretary of the corporation. She is employed by AAA in Chandler Arizona.

Advisory Board

James Brown
James Brown of Chandler, Arizona is the owner of Fish Window Cleaning in Chandler. He is on the Governing Board of Chandler Chamber of Commerce and Chandler Education Foundation. He holds a BSS in History and Political Science from Cornell College.
Christine Comune is a Business Control Manager at Bank of America and has work experience with Intel and General Electric. She is currently President of National Charity League, Inc., San Tan Chapter, and has been VP of Philanthropy. She holds an MBA degree from Case Western Reserve University and Six Sigma Black Belt Certification from General Electric.
David Evans of Tempe, Arizona is National Sales Manager for Detours and Regional Sales Manager for Discover the World Marketing. He has a Bachelor of Science in Merchandising.
Frank Hanson
Frank Hanson of Chandler, Arizona attended Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, but was drafted by the US Army and served during the Vietnam era. Currently, he is a Real Estate Broker Associate for the East Valley with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.
Tiffany Jones of Chandler is an accounting assistant to the controller at Alta Mesa Golf Club. She is also the President-elect of Chandler Rotary, and a Commission on the Chandler Domestic Violence Commission.
Justin Perkins
Justin Perkins of Chandler, Arizona is a banking officer for 1stBank. He earned a B.S. in Finance at Arizona State University.


Maxine Becker

Grant Writer

Maxine Becker of Scottsdale, Arizona received her Juris Doctorate from Arizona State University College of Law in 1999. Maxine has been contracted as the Grant Writer for Clothes Cabin since 2013 and accepted the position of President of the Board in 2016. Contact Maxine,


Operations Assistant

Jennifer Sarina of Gilbert, Arizona has studied International Management at Franklin University in Switzerland. She joined Clothes Cabin’s staff as Operations Assistant in 2016. Contact Jennifer,, (480) 285-4111.