Staff Members

Jonathan Herston

Executive Director

Kathy Richardson

Office Manager

Nancy Poole

Program Supervisor

Adrian Carpenter

Program Supervisor

Shannon Boyd

Program Supervisor

Kea Costley

Case Manager

Laurie Yates

Parent Educator

Necie Todd

Parent Educator

Merrielle Key

Parent Educator

Jackie Davis

Care Van Driver

Amanda Dingler

YES! Project

Moesha Hicks

YES! Project

Brad Thomas

Relationship Educator

Tiya Williams


Jan Sikes

GED Instructor

Board of Directors

O’Neil Shaw

Board President

Gwen Harris Brooks

Board Vice President

Rev. David Bradshaw

Ethella Bailey

Doug Dewberry

Angie Flournoy

Kelli Jones Smith

Rev. Frederick James

Robin Butts

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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