Meet Our Staff

Glenda Shayne - Executive Director

Glenda joined Meals on Wheels in December 2017. With a masters degree in Social Work (MSSW) with a focus on administration and community planning, she brings a diverse background serving in various roles all serving the needs of low income families. She is passionate about serving those in need. She has experience working in low income housing, homeless shelters and food bank in the Austin area serving 21 counties. She was able to show expedential growth in the process improving the lives of others.  Her most recent experience as an executive director at an agency in Loveland she realized that she enjoyed leading an organization and looks forward to leading Meals on Wheels. Glenda lives in Loveland with her husband Ed and 2 chocolate labs.
Neelm Schade - Client and Volunteer Resources Manager
Neelm joined the team in March 2016 and hails from England, the birthplace of Meals on Wheels. She brings with her a background in human resources and has spent most of her career working for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area. Neelm took time away from her career to focus on her family and attend Colorado State University, earning her degree in in Human Resource Management with an emphasis in Organizational Leadership, in 2015.  Neelm has managed corporate community volunteer programs and fund raising events. Her community outreach and fundraising experience in for-profit organizations created a passion for strategic philanthropy, and a desire to continue to impact the local community.  
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Kristy Trippel - Client and Volunteer Resources Coordinator

Kristy is a Ft. Collins native who has recently returned to Colorado after living on the west coast for over 10 years. She comes to us with quite a varied background that we are excited to tap into.  She has worked in restaurants, retail, office management and many aspects involving customer service.  Her more recent years have been spent in logistics and planning for wineries, and service & production businesses.  Kristy loves to help out those in need and enjoys interacting with volunteers & the senior community.  As time allows while continuing to study for her BS in Accounting she loves to pet sit, cook and be outdoors. She has long searched for a way to marry her talents with making a difference and has found her home at Meals on Wheels.

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