John Reardon, Exec. Director of Open Door Outreach Center joins us April 26 at 11:45 - 1 pm.

April 26 John Readon will join us at 11:45 am - 1 pm
Hospitality House/2075 E West Maple/Commerce Twp, MI 
to share news about the programs at Open Door Outreach Center in Waterford.  
Our meeting will be in person in the conference room and available via Zoom for those who wish to join virtually.  
Reminder:  We are a BYO lunch/beverage group
remember to pick up the meal of your choice (or pack a lunch from home) to bring with you.  
Here is the Zoom Link:
 
 
John was appointed Executive Director of Open Door Outreach Center in Waterford last hear, following five years of service on their Board of Directors.  John has a long history of service to community.  Upon retiring from the Detroit Fire Department as a lieutenant from the Detroit Fire Department after 25 years of distinguished service, he transitioned his part-time business his providing fire, hazardous material and safety training and consulting to a full time operation.
 
After losing his business due to the 2008 recession, he was employed in several safety related corporate positions and as a fire chief. Before being appointed Open Door’s executive director, he provided DNA collections for all of Southeast Michigan courts.
 
Civic minded he has served on local, state and federal emergency response related agencies and associations, often in leadership positions.
 
For the past five years he has served on the board of directors for Open Door, most recently as president, until appointed Open Door’s executive director one year ago.
 
He and his wife are active at their church and he strongly believes the Lord has steered and guided him into this position, where he can put his faith to work helping those most in need within the surrounding communities.