Elaine Voigt began My Journey Home while her son was in prison. During her visits with her son she became aware that there was no support for those leaving prison or their families. Elaine's experience as a criminal defense paralegal,work for the Division of Industrial Relations the State of Nevada Legal Division and in the insurance industry are vital to the daily operations of MJH. Elaine is also a Notary Public and Paralegal.
Stephen Laxalt joined My Journey Home in 2014 as the Administrative Assistant to the Executive Director. He brings with him over 25 years of business experience along with a vast amount of expertise in the areas of non profit management & fundraising, Re entry programs, sales & marketing, business development and workforce development. Stephen is developing partnerships with local foundations, gaming industry, construction industry, mining industry and professional leaders in Northern Nevada. Mr. Laxalt has worked in the Northern Nevada & Washington D.C. areas most of his life and enjoys what he does while giving back to the community daily. His family has a long history of public and private leadership and service to the community so Stephen is continuing the tradition.
Director of Marketing and Media Services - Misha Gregg, 2012 - Present
Misha came to My Journey Home over two years ago as our mission has personally impacted her life and inspired her to give her all to help others. Her passion is to make a difference and provide invaluable assistance to anyone and everyone who walks in the door at MJH. Misha was born and raised in the Reno area , a graduate of Galena High School in 2008, awarded the millennium scholarship. After high school she studied marketing, psychology, journalism and international business. At TMCC she completed the rigorous Russian language program and lived in a city she loves, Moscow. Professionally, she began her career working for R & R Partners, a renowned PR and Lobbying firm. Then she was with Draper Strategies and Communications. In her spare time she teaches Zumba fitness classes and trains in bodybuilding.