Our Team

Our Staff

Executive Director Arnold Johnson
ajohnson@esmsshelter.org
Program Manager Kevin Lawrence
klawrence@esmsshelter.org
Case Manager Mirta Gomez
mgomez@esmsshelter.org
Administrative Assistance Luz Mercado
lmercado@esmsshelter.org

Our Board Members

  • Vanessa Brown - Board President
  • Curtis Smart - Board Vice President
  • Edna Aklin - Secretary
  • Ernestine Jackson - Treasurer
  • Elaine Barnett - Financial Secretary
  • Ola Sanders - Chaplin
  • Nana Danso
  • David Generoso
  • Sarah Hunter
  • Curtis McBride
  • Gregory Plaikis
  • Peter Torres

We Are Located at:

645 Grand Ave
New Haven, CT

Phone: (203) 777-2522

Hours of Operation:

ESMS is staffed 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.

Administrative Staff Hours:
9 am to 5 pm
Monday — Friday.

Case Management Team:
7 am to 7 pm
Monday — Friday.