Our Team / Board


Chris Monforton – Chief Executive Officer

Erica Higgs BatemanVP of Organizational Advancement
Melissa Bodisch – Office Manager / AmeriCorps Host Site Manager
Kelly McGill – Office Specialist

Client Services:

Tomesha Thompson– Client Services Director
Corrie Brown – Client Services Specialist
Cristal Hunt – Program Specialist
Larisa Milner – Program Specialist – Education & Coaching

Development and Volunteer Services:

Lindsay Avery –  Director of Development
Angela Thomas – Development & Volunteer Specialist
Becky Ginn – Major & Corporate Gift Officer
Lucas Bennett – AmeriCorps – Volunteer Services

Construction & Warehouse:

Steve Mitchell – Construction Director
Terri Breazeale – Construction Manager
Mike Durand – Procurement & Logistics Manager
Scott Underwood – Procurement Specialist
Jef Johnson – Construction Trades Manager
Anita Hickman – AmeriCorps

Construction Supervisors:

Paul Cumbaa
Mark Vanaman
Ken Ladner
Greg Ladner

Finance & Administration:
Collette Poppendieck – CFO
Carol Ann Simmons – Controller
Belinda Mauldin – Accounts Payable / HR Specialist


Wes Griffin – Manager
Muhammad Hardy – Operations Specialist
Nancy Furmanski – Associate Customer Experience
Matt Burke – Donations Specialist
Antonio Simpson – Associate Operations
Ann Willett – AmeriCorps Vista – Development


Board of Directors

Chris Monforton, CEO

Bob Favre, Chairman

Stacey Miles, Vice Chairwoman

Bernie Cousins, Treasurer

Monica Walker, Secretary

Marcia McDowell, Ex-Officio

Bishop Rick August

Ricky Cox

Amy Howk

Mark Jenner

Kay Kell

Donald Perkins

James “Jim” Smith

Richard “Kyle” Widdows