Meet The Staff


Christy Batien Executive Director

Christy started at the RMHC of Siouxland in October of 2015. Her focus is on the overall management, fundraising, marketing, and development activities at the House. Christy has lived in Sioux City since 1997. She has two children with her husband Kevin.

Tracy Kunkel Operations Manager

Tracy joined the RMHC of Siouxland staff as Operations Manager in July 2019. Tracy calls Lawton, Iowa home where she lives with her husband, Jeff. They have 5 children and 3 grandchildren. Tracy enjoys working daily with our guest families to ensure they have access to the resources and comforts they need while caring for their children.

Pam Schermerhorn Resident Manager

Pam Schermerhorn has been the Resident/Night Manager for RMHC of Siouxland since 2006. She lives onsite with her husband, George, to whom she has been married for 40 years. They have 3 children and 7 beautiful grandchildren. Pam feels blessed to be able to work here with such great people. The added bonus is the wonderful families she gets to meet while they stay here.


Relief Managers:  Lindsey Combs, Nancy George, Gayle Gregg, Julie Peterson, Julie Tebbe & Kristi Zimmerer

**photos courtesy Leah Welch Photography