The People Behind Habitat for Humanity of Springfield, MO

Habitat thrives through the support of our community. Building strength, stability and self-reliance takes dedicated effort. Habitat has built a dedicated staff of individuals, families and corporations who share our belief that all people deserve safe, decent and affordable housing.

Habitat Springfield

General contact information: or 417-829-4001

General volunteer information:

Affiliate Staff:

Construction Staff:

  • Mark Murphy, Construction Director – ext. 111
  • Kurt Jentzsch, Construction Job Site Leader
  • Bobby Adams, Construction Coordinator
  • Shannon Calton, Construction Coordinator
  • Chris Smith, Construction Coordinator

ReStore Staff:

  • Chris Houghton, General Manager – ext. 110
  • Matt Haggard, Back House Manager
  • David Herrera, Front House Manager
  • Oliver Blount, Assistant Front House Manager
  • Cody Eakins, Receiving Lead
  • Beth Hughs, Donor Relations Manager
  • Michael Price, Dispatch Coordinator
  • Joe Meyers, Lead Driver
  • Hunter Milholland, Driver Assistant
  • Mike Smith, Special Projects Coordinator
  • Tina Shulins, ReStore Associate
  • Re Baker, Cashier

Bravo Award Winners:

To celebrate the accomplishments of our staff, the Bravo Award was created to honor one staff member per quarter for going above and beyond their job. Customers, volunteers, and colleagues nominate a staff member for this recognition and the Bravo Award nomination is reviewed by a committee of peers.  If you would like to nominate a Bravo Award honoree, please email with your nomination.

  • Tina Shulins, ReStore Associate
  • Cortney Collins, Development Associate
  • Oliver Blunt, ReStore Associate
  • Construction Team
  • Abby Glenn, Development Associate
  • Taylor Whiteside, ReStore Associate
  • Shirley Quade, ReStore Associate
  • Mike Smith, ReStore Associate
  • Michael Price, ReStore Lead Driver
  • Jody Jemes, ReStore Associate
  • Kurt Jentzsch, Construction Coordinator