Board of Directors

Sue Waterfield

Retired Nonprofit Administrator


Calvin Yoder

President, Hershey Real Estate Services & Realtor, Keller Williams


Nick Selch

Retired High School Teacher


Ben Lesher

President and Founder,

Parcel B Development Company

Josh Carson

Volunteer Coordinator for Leadership,

Mennonite Disaster Service

Marlisa Yoder-Bontrager


Executive Director

Chad Martin

Chad brings nearly 25 years of experience in the nonprofit sector to his role as the first Executive Director of Chestnut Housing. In addition to executive leadership roles and board service for a variety of organizations, he has been a pastor, an art teacher, and the director of a multimillion dollar grant program to support the preservation of historic church buildings. Chad lives just outside the city on a six acre farm with his wife Jess and their two kids.