Staff Members

Jonathan Herston

Executive Director ext. 202

Kathy Richardson

Office Manager ext. 201

Michael LoweWeiss

Development Director ext. 217

Nancy Poole

Program Supervisor ext. 205

Adrian Carpenter

Program Supervisor ext. 204

Shannon Boyd

Program Supervisor ext. 215

Kea Costley

Case Manager ext. 203

Jacqueline Escobedo

Parent Educator ext. 222

Alex Hawkins

Parent Educator ext. 208

Hayli Watts

Intern/ Lee Co Parent Educator ext. 212

Jackie Davis

Care Van Driver ext. 213

Amanda Dingler

YES! Project ext. 218

Dan Bates

YES! Project | Career Dev. ext. 225

Alisa Bennett

YES! Project Randolph County

Amy Thompson

Parenting Plus ext. 223

Bailey Padgett

Parenting That Works ext. 209

Kevin Pigg

A-RESET Employment ext. 216

Brad Thomas

Relationship Educator ext. 210

Madison Winter

Counseling, Marriage & Family Therapy ext. 224

Kendrique Coats

Supervised Visitation, Marriage & Family Therapy

Jan Sikes

Morning GED Instructor 

Board of Directors

Lindsey Lanier

Board President

Laura Stephens McKay

Board Vice President

Kelli Jones Smith

Board Secretary/Treasurer

Rev. Frederick James

Louis Davidson

Ansley Emfinger

Jamie Heard

Angie Flournoy

Tommy Weldon

Our Funders

Alabama Department of Human Resources

Family Preservation Support Services

Alabama Department of Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention

Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education

Alabama Department Commerce

Alabama Medicaid Agency

Valley United Fund

Alabama Community College System

The Charter Foundation

Capital City Bank Foundation

Lanett City Schools and Chambers County Schools

Our Local Partners

Alabama Cooperative Extension System, Boys and Girls Club, The Bread Basket Club, Chambers County Department of Human Resources, Chambers County Health Department, Chambers County Juvenile Court, Care Network of East Alabama, Chambers County Schools, Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project, Chattahoochee Hospice, Childcare Resource Center, Children’s Rehabilitation Services, Christian Service Center, Community Action Agency, Domestic Violence Intervention Center, East Alabama Mental Health Family & Children Services, Head Start of Tallapoosa and Chambers Counties, His Place, Hope’s Inn, Hosanna Home, Interfaith Food Closet, Lanett City Schools, Lanier Health Services, Lee County Department of Human Resources, Pastoral Institute, Randolph County Department of Human Resources, Sav-A-Life, Tri-County Advocacy Center and Valley Haven, Chambers County Chamber of Commerce.

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