Meet the Staff

Jessica Luebbering

Executive Director

Jessica proudly serves as the Executive Director of Father Gene’s Help Center. She strongly believes in the transformative and empowering nature of clothing, that goes beyond its simple function as a covering for skin and protection from the elements. Dresses and skirts are Jessica’s favorite clothing items. In her free time, Jessica likes salsa dancing, cooking, and is often found serving during dinner at the St. Ben’s Community Meal Program.

Theresa Liu

Marketing & Communications Director

Theresa comes to Father Gene's with more than 20 years of marketing and communications experience. Prior to joining Fr. Gene's Help Center, she served as Development Coordinator with the School Sisters of Notre Dame Central Pacific Province. She has experience in content development, public relations, social media, and fundraising. Theresa earned a bachelor's degree in English from Mount Mary University. She enjoys traveling with her husband, Al. She also likes live music, baking, reading, and spending time with her big Italian family.

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Millie Glaeser
Program Manager

Millie loves her role as Program Manager at FGHC. Born & raised in West Allis, Millie is deeply passionate and committed to social justice & inclusion. With a background in education, she spent the last decade as an advocate for families throughout Milwaukee. Raised by a nurse & a fourth-generation plasterer, she has a keen awareness of how to use her creativity & service to help those around her shine. Millie & her husband Steven have three happy, healthy kiddos – Huxley, Luella, & Marigold. In her free time, Millie runs an online vintage store, knits, reads, & listens to true crime podcasts. Millie believes the right lipstick will complete any outfit.


Peggy Pushkash
Client Shopping Associate

After working with our clients for nearly a year as a volunteer, Peggy is happy to be an "official" member of the FGHC team. Prior to joining FGHC, Peggy taught at elementary schools in the Archdiocese of Milwaukee, including Saint Sebastian and Blessed Savior (formerly Corpus Christi).  Peggy and her husband, Mark, have been married 35 years and have three grown sons. The other member of their family is a British shorthair kitten named Honey. In her free time, Peggy enjoys reading,  collecting old rosaries (more than 100!)., and sailing on

Lake Michigan.

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Board of Directors

Patrick McGartland, President


Jim Wozniak, Vice-President

RBC Wealth Management 

Brian Kennedy, Treasurer

Ernst & Young 

Paul Christensen, Secretary 


Dan Burazin


Fr. Tim Kitzke

Archdiocese of Milwaukee

Brian Garrow