The CHN was founded and chaired by Paul Cowell until his death in 2016.  To many he was known as “Mr. Hospitality.”  As innkeepers, he and his wife Jean have given away thousands of room nights to people in need.  

Board of Directors

David Scyoc - President 

Ed Wiens - Secretary

Joe Mason - Treasurer

John Nordstrom 

Carmen Umberger

David Barber


Jean Cowell - Operations Director

Katherine Corbin - Office Administrator and Communications

Shelia Hackney - Hospitality Team Coordinator

Tori May - Travel Coordinator

David Barber - Web Development


In addition, there is a whole host of volunteers who help out and donate and infuse CHN with energy.