Jessica Elwell – Executive Director

Email: jessica@loveforlanecounty.org

Jessica joined our team in September of 2017. She comes to Love for Lane County with a background in non-profit development and event planning. She has a heart for our neighbors in need and enjoys meeting and partnering with members of our local faith community as our organization continues to grow and meet the needs of those we serve.
Jessica has lived in this community since she was 9 days old and is happy to call Central Lane County home. Her husband, Evan, is an executive pastor and she has been involved in various ministry areas and outreach for over a decade. They have one son. In her free time, Jessica enjoys spending time with her family, quilling, and watching college football…Go Ducks!

Cathi Busse – Community Relations

Email: cathi@loveforlanecounty.org

Cathi brings decades of non-profit experience to her new position here at Love for Lane County as our Community Relations Coordinator. She joined us in Sept. 2016 as our Clearinghouse Coordinator. Her past community involvement includes 20 years as a volunteer Cub Scout leader, among her various activities. Cathi looks forward to applying her event skills to coordinating fellowship events for Love for Lane County.
​Cathi grew up in Nampa, Idaho where her father operated two radio stations in the ‘70’s. She has been here in Lane County since graduating from the University of Oregon. Cathi and her husband, Stan, have two grown sons and a daughter-in-love. They enjoy traveling, Oregon sports, and volunteering.