Meet the people that make RTBR happen
Chris Andrews is a native of Opelousas, Louisiana, a graduate of Louisiana Tech and has a Master’s Degree in theology. He has been a minister for all of his working life, serving church in North and South Louisiana. He currently leads two congregations in the City of Baton Rouge and serves as Executive Director of Rebuilding Together BR.
Jiimmy Walters has a background in Surplus Pipe & Steel, Industrial demolition in the gulf south region. He has also remodeled and sold houses in Baton Rouge and mentored high school and college students with Appalachian Service Project from 2000-2010. Jimmy began as a board member with Rebuilding Together Baton Rouge in 2013. He currently works as a Project Manager coordinating small to huge groups in one to eight homes at a time.
Katie joined RTBR two years ago as a volunteer. As a child, Katie helped her father maintain rent houses and learned her rebuilding skills on the job. Today, Katie is an invaluable member of the team, leading volunteers as well as making necessary improvement to the homes of applicants. She has a big heart and lots of skill.