Richard Stroud, Executive Director has been the Executive Director of Everyday Blessings since March of 2011. Rich has extensive experience in child welfare that spans over 24 years. He has worked in case management, domestic violence prevention, quality assurance, and 15 + years of residential programming in Illinois and Florida. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Illinois-Springfield. He lives in Bradenton, Florida with his wife Kim and their two daughters; Mallory and Macey.
Nicholas Keuler, MBA, M.Ed. is the Director of Residential Services for Everyday Blessings; he has been in the position since 2009. Nic has more than 25 years experience in comprehensive mental health and therapeutic services for at risk children and their families. His areas of focus have included working with children in the foster care system by providing children’s crisis services, child welfare diversion and reunification services. Nic earned his Bachelor’s of Science degree in Human Services and Business Management from the University of Wisconsin—Oshkosh. Nic holds an MBA with a concentration in management from Argosy University, an M.Ed. in Guidance and Counseling from the University of Georgia, and a Graduate Certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy from University of Georgia. Nic has also been an Adjunct Faculty member for 11 years teaching undergraduate Psychology, Communication and Business courses at two universities.
Carolyn Allen is the Residential Manager for Everyday Blessings and has been with the agency since 2010.