Ned Looney has been the Executive Director of Caring Hands since July 1, 2016. He is well known in the Southeast Polk community from his decades of service as a Doctor of Naturopathy and pharmacist. An active member of his local church, Ned has a vibrant faith and a desire to utilize his extensive experience in business and non-profit leadership to guide Caring Hands toward continued growth in its ministry of compassion in our community.
Retail Sales Manager
Melanie Carlson: "After 30 years of raising kids, I am starting my second career at Secondhand Treasures. I've spent most of my life working retail, on and off, starting with my dad's hardware store when I was in high school. This has truly been a once in a lifetime experience for me."
Caring Hands Eastview Director
Food Pantry Coordinator:
Larry Jensen, Steven Randolph, and Marvin VanderVelden