Who We Are

Michele Centers, Administrative Assistant

Michele started with H.O.P.E., Inc. in 1999 as a Direct Care Staff in the Litchfield home. In  2004, she transitioned into office management. She plays a vital role in the running of H.O.P.E., Inc. as she attends to the financial management of the homes. Michele can be reached at (256) 543-3943 extension 1 or michele@id-hopehomes.org. 

Christina McCreless, QDDP

Christina came on board at H.O.P.E., Inc. in April, 2018. She serves as the agency’s Qualified Developmental Disability Professional (QDDP). Christina is responsible for the planning and implementation of services for our individuals. Prior to coming to H.O.P.E., Inc., Christina has an extensive background in a variety of services for individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities. She has served as a Certified Target Case Manager, a QDDP for Day Habilitation Services, and also has previous experience as a QDDP for Residential Services. Christina holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Behavioral Science through Athens State University. She can be reached at (256) 543-3943 extension 4 or qddp@id-hopehomes.org. 

 Jeremy Mallett, Executive Director

Jeremy began with H.O.P.E., Inc. in August, 2011, as QDDP. Prior to this, he began working in the field as a 1-on-1 staff at a local Day Program. Since then, he has served as a QDDP in Day Habilitation and Residential settings, State Director with a nationwide I/DD agency, and as an inpatient counselor at a MI hospital. Jeremy holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Applied Psychology through Jacksonville State University. He can be reached at (256) 543-3943 extension 2 or jeremy@id-hopehomes.org.

Alison Lightsey, MAS RN

Alison joined H.O.P.E., Inc., in June, 2019. She received her RN license through Gadsden State in 2014. Alison has 10+ years combined in the nursing field through Gadsden Regional Medical Center, Riverview Regional Medical Center, and Hospice care. She also serves as MAS RN for another local provider. She can be reached at (256) 543-3943 extension 3 or alison@id-hopehomes.org.