Canopy Northwest Arkansas

Board of Directors

Clint Schnekloth  Chair of Canopy Board & Head Pastor of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

Clint Schnekloth 

Chair of Canopy Board & Head Pastor of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

Katie Gottlieb Vice Chair of Canopy Board, First Presbyterian Church Mission Committee, Bentonville Library Board

Katie Gottlieb

Vice Chair of Canopy Board, First Presbyterian Church Mission Committee, Bentonville Library Board

Dr. Donna Davis Secretary of Canopy Board & Research and Evaluation Specialist

Dr. Donna Davis

Secretary of Canopy Board & Research and Evaluation Specialist

Kellen Utecht Treasurer of Canopy Board & Director of Sustainability at Phigenics,  Fayetteville Downtown Rotary Member, Clinton School of Public Service Alumni Board - Member

Kellen Utecht

Treasurer of Canopy Board & Director of Sustainability at Phigenics,  Fayetteville Downtown Rotary Member, Clinton School of Public Service Alumni Board - Member

Emily Crane Linn Executive Director

Emily Crane Linn

Executive Director

Jacob Perry Board Member & CEO, Patagonia Bee Products

Jacob Perry

Board Member & CEO, Patagonia Bee Products

Matthew Showman    ESL Instructor and Volunteer Relations Coordinator for Canopy  

Matthew Showman   

ESL Instructor and Volunteer Relations Coordinator for Canopy  

Natalie Shew Owner of Polished Papers and Proposal Manager at University of Arkansas

Natalie Shew

Owner of Polished Papers and Proposal Manager at University of Arkansas

Ken Patterson Executive Director of Feed Communities and Capacity Development Specialist for Canopy

Ken Patterson

Executive Director of Feed Communities and Capacity Development Specialist for Canopy

Mike Rusch CEO of Pure Charity, Board Member of Serve NWA, Veteran US Marine Corps

Mike Rusch

CEO of Pure CharityBoard Member of Serve NWA, Veteran US Marine Corps

Frank Head Director of Catholic Charities and Catholic Charities Liaison for Canopy

Frank Head

Director of Catholic Charities and Catholic Charities Liaison for Canopy

Kao Lee Board member and Attorney

Kao Lee

Board member and Attorney


Resettlement Team

Emily Crane Linn Executive Director

Emily Crane Linn

Executive Director

Rick Barry Employment Specialist

Rick Barry

Employment Specialist