Staff Members

Dan Bates
Career Developer Advisor
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Shannon Boyd
Program Supervisor
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Adrian Carpenter
School-Based, Parenting, and Human Trafficking Awareness Programs Supervisor
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Kendrique Coats
Supervised Visitation, Marriage & Family Therapy
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Ana Cordero
Assistant to Jonathan Herston
Kea Costley
Case Manager
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Jackie Davis
Care Van Driver
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Markedrick Dawson
Director of Innovation & Entrepreneurial Development
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Joshua Dent 
School Based Programs Facilitator
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Amanda Dingler
Career Developer Advisor
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Jacqueline Escobedo
Parent Educator
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Natalie Granda
Homeless Initiative Case Manager
Alex Hawkins
Certified Parent Educator
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Jonathan Herston
Executive Director
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K’Nesia Jones
Certified Parent Educator
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Matt Lawson-Boothby
Career Developer Advisor
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Michael Lowe Weiss
Development Director
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Baily Padgett
Parenting That Works
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Kevin Pigg
ARESET Employment & Training Case Manager
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Nancy Poole
GED Prep and YES! Project Supervisor
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Kathy Richardson
Office Manager
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Jan Sikes
GED instructor
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Brad Thomas
Relationship Educator
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Amy Thompson
Parent Educator
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Hayli Watts
Certified Parent Educator
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Board of Directors

Lindsay Lanier
Board President
Laura Stephens McKay
Board Vice President
Kelli Jones Smith
Board Secretary/Treasurer
Rev. Frederick James
Board Member
Ansley Emfinger
Board Member
Jamie Heard
Board Member
Angie Flournoy
Board Member
Tommy Weldon
Board Member
Judge Paul Story
Board Member
Rev. Kelsey Barnes
Board Member

Our Funders


Our Local Partners

Alabama Cooperative Extension System, 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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