Staff

Cathy Berggren, Executive Director

Posted Thursday June 28, 2012 by Dana Eisfelder

Cathy Berggren is the Executive Director of the Real Life Center where...

Cathy Berggren is the Executive Director of the Real Life Center where she started as a volunteer in 1998. Cathy holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration and a Bachelor’s...

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Cathy Berggren, Executive Director

Diana Guthrie, Tyrone Store Manager

Posted Monday April 27, 2015 by Dana Eisfelder

Diana serves as one of our part-time managers at the Tyrone store.  She previously...

Diana serves as one of our part-time managers at the Tyrone store.  She previously worked apparel and home and gift shows in Atlanta, Dallas, and Las Vegas. Diana has lived in Fayette County for...

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Diana Guthrie, Tyrone Store Manager

Leslie Dell, Tyrone Store Manager

Posted Monday April 14, 2014 by Dana Eisfelder

Leslie serves as one of our part-time managers at the Tyrone store.  She is...

Leslie serves as one of our part-time managers at the Tyrone store.  She is a native Floridian who moved to Peachtree City in 2012.  Leslie is a graduate of the University of Florida and...

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Leslie Dell, Tyrone Store Manager

Dana Eisfelder, IT and Operational Support

Posted Thursday June 28, 2012 by Dana Eisfelder

Dana serves part time providing IT and Operational Support for the Real Life Center....

Dana serves part time providing IT and Operational Support for the Real Life Center.  She and her husband were active volunteers for more than 4 years before she joined the staff.  Dana worked in the...

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Dana Eisfelder, IT and Operational Support

Rose Gossett, Marketing Coordinator

Posted Wednesday January 08, 2014 by Dana Eisfelder

Rose began her association with the Real Life Center as a volunteer...

Rose began her association with the Real Life Center as a volunteer project manager, and now serves as part-time Marketing Coordinator.  She is responsible for marketing & branding activities, fundraising,...

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Rose Gossett, Marketing Coordinator

John Leake, Business Director

Posted Wednesday May 17, 2017 by Dana Eisfelder

John began his association with RLC in 2012 as a volunteer and...

John began his association with RLC in 2012 as a volunteer and then as a staff member.  He returned to the organization in May, 2017.  John handles the financial and...

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John Leake, Business Director

Karen McLean, Client Care Coordinator

Posted Tuesday March 22, 2016 by Dana Eisfelder

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Karen McLean, Client Care Coordinator

Pam Mercer, Fayetteville Assistant Manager

Posted Wednesday June 17, 2015 by Dana Eisfelder

Pam Mercer serves part time as Assistant Manager at our Fayetteville Store....

Pam Mercer serves part time as Assistant Manager at our Fayetteville Store.  She grew up in Fayetteville and is very happy to be a part of the Real Life family....

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Pam Mercer, Fayetteville Assistant Manager

Kristen Phillips, Food Drive Coordinator

Posted Wednesday September 02, 2015 by Dana Eisfelder

Kristen serves part time as the Food Drive Coordinator. Kristen and her...

Kristen serves part time as the Food Drive Coordinator. Kristen and her husband Quinn and two daughters, Leanna and Gracie, moved here from their home town Greensboro, North Carolina in...

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Kristen Phillips, Food Drive Coordinator

Steve Thomas, Operations Driver

Posted Wednesday October 05, 2016 by Dana Eisfelder

Steve Thomas joined the Real Life Center as our part-time Operations Driver....

Steve Thomas joined the Real Life Center as our part-time Operations Driver.  In this capacity Steve supports the Center, both stores, and the Orchard. Steve has been self-employed since 1972,...

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Steve Thomas, Operations Driver

Pete Trebotte, Operations Coordinator

Posted Tuesday September 16, 2014 by Dana Eisfelder

Pete serves as our part-time Operations Coordinator. In that capacity he is...

Pete serves as our part-time Operations Coordinator. In that capacity he is responsible for all transportation and warehouse functions at the Real Life Center, as well as operational support to...

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Pete Trebotte, Operations Coordinator

Vicki Troyer, Volunteer Coordinator

Posted Thursday June 28, 2012 by Dana Eisfelder

Vicki serves part time as our Volunteer Coordinator.  She holds an undergraduate...

Vicki serves part time as our Volunteer Coordinator.  She holds an undergraduate degree in Human Resources Management from the University of Arizona.  She comes to the Real Life Center with...

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Vicki Troyer, Volunteer Coordinator