Our Vision

Strengthen our community and empower opportunity youth to lead self-sufficient lives.

Our Mission

Combine life skills workshops with hospitality and culinary training, into an intensive eight-week life changing program.

Our Values

Self-Sufficiency, Responsibility, and Empowerment

Giving is not just about making a donation. It's about making a difference.

Who We Are

Ruth Mercado

Executive Director of
Food & Beverage


Garrett Coyne



Beth Boyer




Hatch is governed by a board of directors, all recognized leaders from the greater Huntsville area. Board members are selected because they have demonstrated a personal involvement in civic affairs and a high level of commitment and philanthropic leadership in our community.

Beth Boyer
Co-Founder, Hatch
Garrett Coyne
Co-Founder, Hatch
Max Grelier
Remy Gross
Brenda Martin

Demarco McClain