Headrest Administrative Staff

Cameron Ford
Cameron FordExecutive Director
Cameron Ford, Executive Director since 2017, brings 30 plus years of nonprofit experience to our team, serving youth and adults in the criminal justice system, students and adults with disabilities, underserved youth, adults with mental illness, and people with substance use disorders. Prior to joining Headrest, Cameron was Vice President of Business Development for CORE Vocational Services, CEO and founder of Iron Heart Gateways to Success, Executive Director of Granite Pathways and MYTURN Inc. and was Director of Business Development at Work Opportunities Unlimited for 14 years. Cameron’s “off duty” pursuits involve the restoration of antique motorcycles, and, of course testing them out on our beautiful New England highways!
Chelsea Simpson
Chelsea SimpsonAssistant Director
Chelsea Simpson, Assistant Director, has been with Headrest since 2019. Chelsea has a bachelor’s degree in Accounting & Finance, is a Certified QuickBooks Online ProAdvisor, and prior to Headrest she worked several years at a CPA firm doing payroll and bookkeeping for many local businesses. Finally, Chelsea is also a licensed Cosmetologist! Outside of work, Chelsea enjoys spending time adventuring with her husband, two dogs, and her daughter Sadie.