Blue Ridge Institute's Current Role Call

Blue Ridge Institute is very proud of its legacy and participants.

Please check out this list of the 2012 to 2016 Blue Ridgers.


Jennifer Abernathy
Executive Director, Tennessee Respite Coalition

Alan Abramowitz
Regional Director- Southern Region, Florida Department of Children and Families

Phil Acord
President/CEO, Chambliss Center for Children

Heather Adams
Executive Director, Rockingham County Partnership for Children

Jarrod Adams
Executive Director, Evergreen Life Services – Knoxville, TN

Terence Adams
Executive Director, Genesis Learning Centers

James Akin
Executive Director, National Association of Social Workers – Florida Chapter

Cindy Alewine
CEO/President, Alzheimer’s Association South Carolina Chapter

Grace-Anne Alfiero
President & CEO, Arts In Action Consulting, LLC

Lise Landry Alives
Vice President of Operations, Allegany Franciscan Ministries

Marsha Allgeier
Director, Arlington County Department of Human Services

Jeri Allison
Executive Director, Liberty Place Recovery Program for Women

Charlotte Anderson
VP for 2-1-1 Services, Trident United Way

Jennifer Anderson
VP Community Engagement and President of the FAU Foundation, Florida Atlantic University

Judy Anderson
Executive Director, Sickle Cell Association

John Austin
Associate VP for Research & Sponsored Programs, Delaware State University

Diana Aviv
President/CEO, Independent Sector

Terri Axelson
Chief Resource Development Officer, Evergreen Presbyterian Ministries, Inc.

John Ayers
Director, Shenandoah County DSS


Beth Bader
Executive Director, Young Musicians of Alamance

Scott Badesch
President/Chief Operating Officer, Autism Society of America

Linda Bailey
Executive Director, Evergreen Life Services

Kristin Bakke
President & CEO, LEAD Brevard

Susan Bankson
CEO, Eastern Carolina Community Foundation

Elizabeth Barbella
Director of Operations and Policy, Childrens Services Council of Martin County

Ann Barker
Director, Hiwassee College

Kathleen Barker
Director, Hiwassee H.O.P.E.

Lynnda Bassham
Director of Human Services, Lower Savannah Council of Governments

Sandy Baxter
Executive Director, Communities in Schools

Sky Beard
Executive Director, Early Learning Coalition of Brevard County

David Becker
COO, Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia

Judy Bell
President/CEO, The Wellspring Alliance for Families

Mike Belle
Agency Development Manager, NPACT America

Denise Bentley
Director, TN Youth Court Program, Tennessee Legal Community Foundation

Laura Berlind
Chief Executive Officer, Renewal House

Estrellita Berry
President/CEO, REACHUP, Inc.

Wanda Bertram
Private Consultant, Lexington, KY

Arlene Betts
President, Tri-Area Pregnancy Resource Center

Larry Betts
President, Healing the Children

Gil Betz
COO, Metro United Way

Peter Bird
President, Frist Foundation

Carrie Blackham
Director of Family Assistance Services, Audubon Area Community Services, Inc.

Kathy Blackman
Executive Director, Evergreen Ministries

Michael Blackwell
President, Baptist Children’s Homes of NC

Lynn Blanchard
Director,Carolina Center for Public Service, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Stephanie Blunt
Executive Director, Trident Area Agency on Aging

Steven Bogus
Executive Director, Catholic Charities of Louisville, Inc.

Wade Bond
Executive Director, Rapides Children’s Advocacy Center

Lisa Booze
Executive Director, Evergreen Life Services – Oklahoma

Lynne Bosley
President, United Way of Elgin

Billy Bowen
Vice President, Heart of Arkansas United Way

Kevin Boyd
Consultant, New View/Consulting

Andrea Bradley
CEO, Palm Healthcare Foundation, Inc.

Dianne Brathwaite
Executive Director, St. James Council-Department of Human Resources-Council on Aging

W David Braughton
President/CEO, Crisis Center for Tampa Bay

Stephanie Braxton
Executive Director, Alamance Citizens for Education

Robert Breedlove
Chief Information Officer, Evergreen Life Services

Dennis Brice
President/CEO, Chattanooga Goodwill Industries

David Britt
President, United Way of Central Louisiana

Viola Britt
Bereavement /Volunteer Coordinator, CHRISTUS Hospice

Terry Brooks
Executive Director, Kentucky Youth Advocates

Ashley Brown
Executive Director, Women’s Resource Center of Manatee, Inc.

Mark Brown
Community Relations and Development Secretary, The Salvation Army USA Southern Territory

Terry Brownson
CEO, Wendell Foster Campus for Developmental Disabilities

David Brubaker
President/CEO, Central Brevard Sharing Center, Inc.

Susan Bryant-Nelson
Director Student Recruitment/Affairs, University of Tennessee College of Social Work

Sue Buchholtz
President/CEO, Evergreen Life Services, National Headquarters

Elizabeth Buckley (Liz)
Executive Director, Catholic Volunteers in Florida

Patsy Buker
Consultant, Pinellas County License Board

Benjamin Bullock
Director of Operations, Together SC

Elizabeth Bunbury
Executive Director, Answered Prayers Project

Jill Burda
Director of Development, Shriners Hospital for Children

Carol Burdette
President/CPO, United Way of Anderson County

Aletha Burge
Director of Community Initiatives, United Way of South Mississippi

Renee Burks
CEO, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arkansas

Jay Burrus
Director, Dare County Department of Social Services


Amanda Cade
Executive Director, Evergreen Life Services Southeast Louisiana Division

Jim Caldwell
Executive Director, United Way of Southeast Arkansas

Raleigh Campbell
Coordinator- BSW Program, Radford University School of Social Work

Julie Capaldi
President/CPO, United Way of Pickens Co.

Jessica Cecere
President, Consumer Credit Counseling Service

Diane Chisholm
Department Director, Catholic Community Services

Nancy Christian
President/CEO, Florence Crittenton Agency

Kim Clifton
Executive Director, HALOS

Barbara Coleman
Executive Director, The Life Enrichment Center

Jacqui Colyer
Director of Neighborhood & Community Services, The Children’s Trust

Jane Conlin
Director, Human Services — Roanoke City DSS

Tanya Coogan
Manager, Constituent Services, Resolve

Eileen Coogan
President & CEO, Allegany Franciscan Ministries

Tonya Copeland
Vice President  Eastern Region, EPMI

Tish Correa-Osborne
Executive Director, Girls Incorporated of Owensboro

Martha Coulter
Director, The James and Jennifer Harrell Center for the Study of Family Violence- CFH- USF

Gregory Crapo
Executive Director, Catholic Charities- Diocese of Biloxi

Jane Crawley
Director, Henrico Department of Social Services

Kelly Cruise
Executive Vice President, United Way Association of South Carolina

Mark Cruise
Executive Director, Florida Association of Free and Charitable Clinics

John Cunningham
Executive Director, Gulf Coast Legal Services

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Paul D’Agostino
Retired CEO, Champions For Children

Leslie Dalton
Executive Director, CASA of Northeast TN

Brian Daly
Principal, Engagient, LLC

Carol Daly
Executive Director, First Steps of Georgetown County

Nikki Daniels
Executive Director, Family Justice Center of Hillsborough County

Corinne Lemal Danielson
Executive Director, Sari Center

Jaynee Day
President/CEO, Second Harvest Food Bank of Mid TN

Christina Delzingaro
Executive Director, Goodwill of Central Virginia

Lynette Detjens
President/Founder, Ministries on Call

Charles Deville Jr.
Executive Director, Family Service Agency

Kenneth Dion
CEO & Founder, Decision Critical- Inc.

Nancy Dion
President, C. D. Consulting

Patty Dissell
Executive Director, SeniorCare Experts

Katharine Dobbins
Chief Executive Officer, Wellspring

Elizabeth Donoghue
Executive Director, 2-1-1 Brevard Inc.

Donna Douglas
Director, Hanover County Department of Social Services

Susan Dunlap
Vice President of Community Investment, United Way of the Big Bend

Cathe Dykstra
Executive Director, Project Women.


Doug Eberhart
President/CEO, United Way of Piedmont

Brian Edwards
VP, Marketing & Development, Gulfstream Goodwill Industries

Karla Edwards
Business Manager, Univ. of TN, Knoxville – College of Social Work

Stacey Efaw
Executive Director, ECHO

Robert Egger
President and Founder, DC Central Kitchen

Keri Eisenbeis
Director of Government Relations, BayCare Health System

Kirk Elam
Chief Operating Officer, Bios Corporation and Bios of Tennessee, LLC

John Elbare
Founder and Owner, Florida Philanthropic Advisors

Michael Elder
President & CEO, Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont

Karis Engle
President/CEO, The Glades Initiative, Inc.

Timothy Ervolina
President and CEO, United Way Association of South Carolina

Kelley Ezell
Executive Director, Upstate Family Resource Center

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Sara Faircloth
Director, Nonprofit Leadership Alliance Program, Dept. of Government & Sociology, Georgia College & State University

William Farmer
President, United Way of the Bluegrass

Catharine Fisher
Monitoring Consultant, DMHMRSAS/Old Dominion University

Susan Fister
Executive Director, Bluegrass Farmworker Health Center

Cindy Flachmeier
President & CEO, Aging Matters in Brevard

Suzie Foley
Executive Director, Greenville Free Medical Clinic

Jennifer Frances
Founder, Bess the BookBus

Karen Franklin
Executive Director, National Assn. of Social Workers- Tennessee Chapter

Brittney Frazier
Health Administrative Fellow, Allegany Franciscan Ministries

Monroe Free
President/CEO, Habitat for Humanity Greenville County

Tonicia Freeman-Foster
VP of Preventive Health and Minority Programs, Metro Wellness and Community Centers

Paul Fuchcar
Executive Director, The Council for Alcohol and Drug Abuse Services


Richard Galentino
Director- Medical Volunteer Program, Catholic Medical Mission Board

Allison Gant
NCTRC Development Director and Alamance Burlington School System Board Member, North Carolina Theraputic Riding Center and Alamance Burlington School System

Anita Garrett
Community Impact Director, United Way Association of South Carolina

Venita Garvin
Urban League of Greater Southwestern Ohio

Laurie George
President & CEO, United Way of Palm Beach County

Corey Gephart
CEO, St. Luke’s Community House

Carrie Gerard
Executive Director, Eastern Area Community Ministries

Michael F. Gervasi
President/CEO, Florida Community Health Centers, Inc.

Daniel Gibson
Regional Vice-President Miami-Dade, Allegany Franciscan Ministries

Nancy Giles
National Social Enterprise Director, Evergreen Life Services

Johnette Gindling
Executive Director, Space Coast Health Foundation

Robert Glass
Business Consultant/Grant Writer, The Community Health Center of West Palm Beach

Joe Gliessner
Executive Director, New Directions Housing Corporation

Joseph Gomes
CEO, Gateway Children’s Services

Sharon Gomez
Vice President  of Operations – Central Region, Evergreen Life Services

Jessica Gonzalez
Program Officer, Allegany Franciscan Ministries

Robert Gose
Director, Bristol City Department of Social Services

Elizabeth Gower

Diane Gramann
Manager of Programs and Services, Mental Health America

Harry Gramann
Consultant, Gramann and Associates

David Graves
President/CEO, Brooklawn- Inc.

Timothy Gresham
President and CEO, Prevent Blindness Mid-Atlantic

Robby Groover
National Director of Sales Development and Innovation, Evergreen Life Services

Elizabeth Gutierrez
Founder and CEO, Enterprising Latinas Inc.


Robin Haldiman
Executive Director, CHIP of Roanoke Valley

Melanie Hall
Executive Director, The Family Healthcare Foundation

Lesa Hamilton
Executive Director, NCLA Divison, Evergreen Life Services

Carolyn Hammond
Marketing/Development Coordinator, Volunteers of America

Michelle Hankes
President & CEO, United Way of Blount County

Delinda Hanson
VP of Human Resources/Workforce Development, Goodwill Industries of South MS, Inc./Mississippi Goodworks, Inc.

J.R. Harding
Manager, External Affairs (APD), Agency for Persons with Disabilities (State of Florida)

Patty Harmon
Executive Director, Susan G. Komen, Greater Nashville

Mary Ellen Harned
Executive Director, GuardiaCare Services

Clifton Harris
Metropolitan Nashville Homelessness Commission

Rikki Harris
CEO, Tennessee Voices of Children

Mary Dell Hayes
Executive Director, Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands

Mary Lynn Hebert
Program Supervisor II, Lafayette Parish School Board

Vicki Heidinger
Executive Director, Community Action Opportunities

Caroline Heine
President and CEO, Boys and Girls Clubs of Kentuckiana

Sarah Heinemeier
Partner, Compass Evaluation and Research

Jennifer Helgeson
President & CEO, Boys & Girls Clubs of Kentuckiana

Sarah Hendrix
Director- Div Fam Services, Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government

Ted Hendry
President, United Way of Greenville County

Carrie Hepburn
Executive Director, Tampa Bay Healthcare Collarborative

Kevin Hickey
Executive Director, Catholic Charities, Diocese of Camden, Inc.

Karen Higgins
CEO/President, PARC

Jai Hinson
Executive Director, Artz 4 Life

Steven Hitt
Chief Executive Officer, The Arc Arkansas

Laura Hobson
President, Faith Family Medical Center

Beth Ellen Holimon
President, Dining for Women

Sandra Hollett
CEO, Partnership for Families Children and Adults

Dawn Holley
Executive Director, United Way of Bedford County, TN

Meredith Hooper
Educator, Odyssey Charter School

Ron Hoover
Director of Social Enterprise & Business Relations, EPMI

Daryl Houston
Community Investment Officer, Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties

Patricia Howard
Region II Director, Girls Incorporated

Dan Hoxworth
President, H3 (H-Cubed) Consulting

Candace Hubbard
President/CEO, United Way of the Pennyrile

Jenny Huq
Associate Director, Carolina Center for Public Service

Nancy Hurd
Chief Executive Officer, Achievement Centers for Children and Families

Sharon Hurt
Executive Director, Jefferson Street United Merchants Partnership- Inc

Dorothy Hyatt
Executive Director, Girls Incorporated of Columbus


Emery Ivery
Vice President- Community and Partnership Development, United Way of Tampa Bay

Catherine Ivy
Executive Director, NASW-GA


Jill Jackson Ledford

Michael Jackson
Executive Director, Evergreen Life Service – Memphis

Valerie Jackson-Jones
Executive Director, East Baton Rouge Council On Aging

Janice James
Administrative Deputy Director, Hope Center

Audrey Joy Jay
Executive Director, Mental Health America of South Carolina

Patrick Jinks
President, The Jinks Perspective

Alicia Johnson
Executive Director, EPM

Edward Johnson III
Director Marketing/Communication, Western Region, Evergreen Life Services

Jeff Johnson
State Director, AARP Florida

Karen Johnson
President/CEO, United Ways of Texas

Keith Johnson
President/CEO, YMCA of Memphis & the Mid-South

Lisa Johnson
Chief Marketing Officer, Girl Scouts Southeastern FL

Michele Johnson
Executive Director, Tennessee Justice Center

Robert Johnson
Executive Director, Brevard County Legal Aid- Inc.

Jack Jones
Director, Lenoir County Dept. of Social Services

Nona Jones
Chief External Affairs Officer, PACE Center for Girls

Robert Jones
Executive Director, Community Action Kentucky

William Jones
Executive Director, Catholic Social Services-Northern Kentucky


Sousan Kayhani
Vice President Program Operations Western Region, EPMI

Kim Keel
VP & COO, Winthrop University

Barbara Kelley-Duncan
CEO, Carolina Youth Development Center

Ginna Kennedy
Executive Director, Contact 211

Pamela Kestner
President, Council of Community Services

Janet Ketcham
McMains Children’s Developmental Center

Susan Kirk
District Administrator, Tennessee Department of Human Services

Steve Kirkpatrick
President/CEO, United Way of Madison County

Laura Kissel
Director, Film & Media Studies Program, University of South Carolina

Phillip Kolodziej
Executive Director, The Children’s Home of Stockton

Robert Kordecki
Senior Vice President, Mutual of America

Patricia Krikorian
Executive Director, With Friends- Inc.

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Richard LaBelle
Executive Director, Family Network on Disabilities

Richard LaPratt (Rich)
Vice-President of Contact Center Services, United Way Association of South Carolina

Joseph LaRocca
CEO, YMCA of Southern Indiana

Robert LaSala
Administrator, Pinellas County

Carl Lavender Jr.
President/CEO, Quantum Management Resources

Joyce Lavery
CEO, Safe Haven Family Shelter

Belinda Lawrence
VP/CAO, Secretary Board of Trustees, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

Glaydeane Lee
Executive Director, Cancer Association of Spartanburg & Cherokee, Inc.

Lynda Leedy
Director of Administrative Services, Juvenile Welfare Board of Pinellas

Corinne Lemal Danielson
Executive Director, Sari Center

Linda Leonard
Executive Director, Smart Start of Davidson County

Daniella Levine
President/CEO, Catalyst Miami

Jack Levine
Founder and President, 4Generations Institute

Rob Levit
Founding Director, Creating Communities

Derek Lewis
Executive Director, First Steps of Greenville County

Robbye Lewis

Carl Littlefield
Regional Director, Agency for Persons with Disabilities

David Lin
Vice-President, Palm Beach Habitation Center

Spurgeon Littlefield
Chief Policy and Project Officer, PARC

Tré Littlefield

William Lloyd
President & CEO, Easter Seals Southwest Florida

Jan Lokay
President/CEO, Crosswinds Youth Services

James Loop
President/CEO (Retired), Gateway

Marisel Losa
President & CEO, Health Council of South Florida

Chamlee Loscuito
CEO, Hope Center for Children

Heather Love
State Director, South Carolina Jefferson Award Foundation


Marilyn Mabry
Executive Director, Chessie Harris Foundation

Yvonne Mackey
Strategic Operations Officer, Evergreen Life Services – Haughton, LA

Thomas E. MacMurray
Senior Vice President, Mutual of America

Susan Maguigan
CEO, CASA of Rutherford County

Katherine Martin
Executive Director, O’Brien House

Maria Martin
Director of Programs, PASOs

Tony Martini
President/CEO, Memphis Goodwill Industries- Inc.

Kevin Massey
Public Health Treatment Program Administrator, State of Delaware, Health & Social Services, Div.of Public Health

Kathryn Mathes
Vice President for Research & Evaluation, Centerstone Research Institute

Shaniek Maynard
Executive Director, Roundtable of St. Lucie County

Suzanne McCormick
President & CEO, United Way Suncoast

Audrey McDonough
AmeriCorps Program Director, Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County

Tish McCutchen
Vice President, Organizational Planning and Public Policy, United Way of Greenville County

Brian McEwen
Executive Director, Champions for Children

Robert McFalls
President and CEO, Florida Philanthropic Network

Susan McGrath
Vice President Marketing and Development, Brevard Achievement Center

James McLawhorn Jr.
President/CEO, Columbia Urban League

DeeDee McVety
Director Gifts & Campaigns, Oakwood Healthcare Foundation

Betsy McWhirt
Account Strategist, Fixation Marketing

Debbie Meegan
Executive Director, Brandon Outreach Clinic

John Meeks
Area 9 Director, Boy Scouts of America Southern Region

Genevieve Megginson
Exceutive Director, Chatham County Partnership for Children

Pamela Melbourne
President /CEO, Hospice of the Upstate

Renee’ Menard
Executive Director, Family Promise of Acadiana

Karen Michalski-Karney
Executive Director, Blue Ridge Independent Living Center

Kevin Middleton
President, United Way of Kentucky

Joy Miguez
Director of Services, Share Care-USA

Weldon Mikulik
Retired, United Way of Greenville County, SC

Jenny Miller
Executive Director, High Country United Way

Steve Miller
Chief OperatingOfficer, Wendell Foster

Yvonne Miller-Nixon
Quality Improvement Officer, Evergreen Life Services

Elizabeth Mitchell
Chief Professional Officer, United Way of Randolph County

Joseph Mole
Executive Director, Emmaus House

Mary Jo Monahan
President/CEO, ICon- Inc.

Velma Monteiro-Tribble
Director, Grants and Programs, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Foundation

James Walter Moon IV
Executive Director, Center for Developmental Services

Andrea Moore
Executive Director, Middle Tyger Community Center

Jim Morrison
President, United Way of NC

Jeremy Morse
Director of Development, The Lord’s Place

Joseph Mountjoy
Director of Administrative Services, Green River Health Department

Harry Mullins
Director, Dickenson County DSS

Michael Mullins
CEO/President, Retired

Jane Murphy
Executive Director, Healthy Start Coalition of Hillsborough County


Aubrey Nehring
Retired CEO, Audubon Area Community Services

Patricia Nellius
CEO, Community Based Care of Brevard- Inc.

Carolyn Nelson-Goedert
President/CEO Nth Degree Works

Nicholas Nelson-Goedert
Professor, Miami-Dade College

Rubielen Norris

Burnadette Norris-Weeks
CEO, Women of Color Empowerment Institute, Inc.


Armand Occhetti
Senior Partner, Pembroke Psychological Services

Kathryn O’Day
CEO, Gateway

Ann Oldham
Business Liaison, West Kentucky Workforce Investment Board

James Oliver

Owen O’Neill
CEO, Clinics Can Help, Inc.

Anne Osborne Kilpatrick
Professor Emerita- Div of Health Admin/Policy, Medical University of South Carolina


Luanne Panacek
CEO, Retired

David Parker
Director, NCSE

David Parker
Founder and co-Principal, CauseImpact

Lori Parsons
President/CEO, Family Counseling Center of Brevard

Amar Patel
President and CEO, Brevard Achievement Center

Wyndi Patterson
Upper East TN Executive Director, Evergreen Life Services – Greenville, TN

Diann Payne
Executive Director, Jackson County Civic Action Committee

Marilyn Payne
Executive Director, Rockingham County Education Foundation

Nancy Peace

Alan Peck
COO, Family Connection, Inc.

Catherine Penrod
CEO, Switchboard of Miami, Inc.

Ric Perez
President, Organization Outfitters

Stephen Perkins
Retired Founding Executive Director, Wellspring

Edward Perry
Director of Programs and Services, 2-1-1 Tampa Bay Cares Inc.

Karen Pershing
Executive Director, Metropolitan Drug Commission

Mike Petty
CEO (Retired)

Joan Phelps
Vice President Community Impact, United Way of Central Virginia

Sandra Phelps
Executive Director, United Way of Coastal Carolina

Tina Phillips
President/CEO, Palm Beach Habilitation Center

Harry Pickens
CEO, In Tune With Life- LLC

Dave Pilkington
Senior Vice President, Wallace Welch & Wellingham

Cheryl Pollock
Community Outreach Coordinator, Children’s Board of Hillsborough County

Adam Pomeranz
Executive Director, Annandale at Suwanee

Karen Ponder
Early Childhood Consultant, Ponder Early Childhood

Jan Pruitt
CEO, North Texas Food Bank

Sandra Purgahn
President CEO, Goodwill Industries of Acadiana- Inc.


Diane Quarles-Hartman
Executive Director, Evergreen Life Services

Luke Queen
Vice President of Operations, Evergreen Life Services

Zelda Quiller Waymer
Executive Director, South Carolina Afterschool Alliance

Barbara Quinn
President & CEO, Park Center


Robert Rains
President, United Way of Brevard County

Katherine Ralston
Director, Albermarle Department of Social Services

Harrison Reardon

Robert Reifsnyder
President, United Way of Greater Cincinnati

Katie Rennard
Senior Vice President Resource Development, United Way of Summit County- Ohio

Yesenia Reyes
Senior Manager, Accenture

Donald L. Rheem
Principal, Engagient, LLC

Jerry Rhodes
Director of Social Services, Washington County DSS

Rebecca Rhodes
President, Executive Leadership Coach and Senior Partner, Institute for Leadership Development

Vernon Rickert- Jr.
Executive Director, Boys’ Haven

Ken Roberson

Rev. Donald Roberts
President/CEO, Goodwill Industries Manasota

Caroline Robertson
Executive Director, Greer Relief & Resources Agency

Joe Robinson
Executive Director, North Brevard Charities

Deborah Roe
Executive Director, Catholic Charities of Diocese of Baton Rouge

David Ross
Executive Vice President, United Way of the Ohio Valley

Carey Rothschild
Director, AccessHealth Spartanburg

Danielle Rottenberg
Founder, The Yoga Service Movement

Marvin Rouse
Director- Retired, Edgecombe County DSS

Norma Rutledge
Executive Director, Baton Rouge Crisis Intervention center- Inc.

Doug Ryland
Executive Director, Evergreen Life Services, Central Louisiana Division


Bill Sadka
Executive Director, Evergreen Life Services

Abraham Salinas
Research Scholar & AssociateDirector College of Public Health, University of South Florida

Margaret Samuels
Executive Director, Orange County Partnership for Young Children

Keith Sanders
Executive Director, Lawrence and Augusta Hager Educational Foundation

Lila Anna Sauls
President/CEO, Homeless No More

Clare Sawyer
Executive Director, Chattanooga Area Food Bank

T.C. Sawyer- Jr.
Executive Director, United Way of Hartsville

Kaye Schmitz
President/CEO, Florida Properity Partnership

Christine Scott
Executive Director, Purple Line NOW!

Sharon Scott
Director, Stanley County Department of Social Services

Nan Selz
Executive Director, Retired

Suzanne Sewell
President & CEO, Florida Association of Rehabilitation Facilities

Upendo Shabazz
Regional Vice President-Palm Beach, Allegany Franciscan Ministries

Corey Shadd
Corporate Director of Marketing and Events, EPMI

Mary Shearer
Executive Director, Kentucky Habitat for Humanity- Inc.

Shane Short
President & CEO, Jackson County Chamber of Commerce

Scot Simmons
CEO, Sterling Pharmacy

Cyndee Sims
Vice President – Mission Services, Chattanooga Goodwill Industries- Inc.

Amy Singer
Manager Program Services, Starlight Children’s Foundation

Britney Sink
Executive Director, CASA of East Tennessee – Knoxville, TN

Jocelyn Skolnik
Ececutive Director, El Sol, Jupiter’s Neighborhood Resource Center

Andrea Smith
Executive Director/CEO, Senior Action, Greenville, SC

Bobby Lee Smith
President & CEO, Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee

Gillian Smith
Chief Marketing Officer, City Year

Michelle Smith
State Coordinator, Children’s Advocacy Centers of Louisiana

Ronald Smith
Regional Manager, S.C. Department of Social Services

Julie Smithwick
Executive Director, PASOs

Sarah Snead
Director, Deputy County Administrator–Human Services

Suzy Sonnier
Research Instructor, Tulane University – Institute of Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health

Karen Sowers
Dean and Beaman Professor, Univ of Tenn College of Social Work

Lajohnda Sparkman
Executive Director, Evergreen Presbyterian Ministries, Inc

Billy Specht
Executive Director, YMCA of Central Florida

Raymond Spicer
Director, Manassas City Department of Family Services

Catherine Spornick
Director of Philanthropy, St. Vincent de Paul of Georgia

Chris Stagman
Executive Director, Brevard Alzheimer’s Foundation

Diana Stanley
Executive Director, The Lord’s Place

Tom Starling
President/CEO, Mental Health America of Middle Tennessee

Patti Stauffer
Vice President of Public Policy, Strategy & Compliance, Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky

Chris Steed
Executive Director, The Fullerton Foundation

Kendra Stewart
Director Riley Center for Livable Communities, College of Charleston

Michael Stewart
Executive Director, Evergreen Life Services – Cordova, TN

Cynthia Stone
Chief Operating Officer, The Arc Arkansas

Patricia Strickland
President, Georgetown County United Way

Shandra Stringer
Executive Director, Extended Hands Community Outreach, Inc.

Virgil Stucker
Executive Director, CooperRiis Healing Community

Daniel Surface
CEO, MissionMax/High School Social Enterprises

Sue Suter
CEO, United Way of South Mississippi

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Shelby Tabeling
Executive Director, Tennessee Conference on Social Welfare

June Teasley
YLA Faculty, Blue Ridge Institute

Kaye Templin
President Emeritus, Gateway Children’s Services

Rex Tester
Director, Tazewell County Department of Social Services

Carrie Theall
Executive Director, Alamance Partnership for Children

Ana Thomas
Corporate Relations Manager, Palm Beach Community College

Clinton Thomas
Area Supervisor for Arkansas, Evergreen Life Services

William Tichi
Executive Director, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Mid-Tennessee

Cheri Tinney
Executive Director, United Way of Ezliabethton/Carter County

Joseph Tolan
President and CEO, Metro United Way

Terry Tolan
Executive Director, Kentucky Governor’s Office of Early Childhood

Kevin Tomson-Hooper
President, The Artisans Village

Sara Tomson-Hooper

Naomi Torfin
Executive Director, Children Come First/United Way Association

Karen Towery
Executive Director NCTX Division, Evergreen Life Services

Hilda Traham
Executive Director, Calcasieu Divison, Evergreen Life Services

Debra Traughber
Mental Health Coordinator, Coastal Family Health Center

Delquanda Turner
Community Planning Manager, Juvenile Welfare Board of Pinellas County

Steven Turner


Ann Von Brock
Vice President for Planning & Community Investment, United Way of Asheville & Buncombe Co.


Sally Wade
Program Associate, SEDL

Randall Waguespack
Executive Director, Evergreen Life Services

S. Anne Walker
Executive Director, Alston Wilkes Society

Bo Walker
COO, Partnership for Families- Children & Adults

Jane Walker
Executive Director, Daystar Life Center- Inc.

Mike Warr
Exec VP for Development and New Business, Porter-Leath Children’s Center

DeAnna Warren
Executive Director, Genesis Community Health, Inc.

Adrienne Washington
Vice President and COO, United Way of Lancaster County

Cindy Watkins
Executive Director, Guilford County Partnership for Children (GCPC)

Susan Watson
Executive Director, Women’s Resource Center in Alamance County

Wendell Watson
Executive Director, Space Coast Marine Institute

Gayle Watts
Chief Executive Officer, Children’s Aid Society

Harold Watts
Area Supervisor-Arkansas Division, Evergreen Life Services

Charles Weathers

Ian Welsch
CEO and Founder, The Motivational Edge

Carol Westlake
Executive Director, Tennessee Disability Coalition

Al Weston
President & CEO, Allied Media

John Wetenhall
Interim Director, Miami Art Museum

Janet Whaley
Executive Director, Frayser-Millington Mental Health Center

Maureen Wheat
Director of Charitable Giving

Jeffrey A. White PHR
Executive Director, The Nest – Center for Women, Children, and Families

Barbara Whitley

Chris Wilborn
Executive Director, United Way of Central Kentucky

Cheryl Williams
Area Supervisor, EPMI

Susan Williams
Executive Director, LOA Area Agency on Aging

Walter Williams
Executive Director, Synergy Treatment Center

Bruce Willson
President & CEO, United Way of Northwest Louisiana

Leslie Wilson Hipp
VP Intervention & Treatment Services, LRADAC

Pamela Wolf
CEO, Harmony Family Center

Ashley Wright
Executive Director, United Way of Padukah-McCracken County

Michael Wright
Executive Director, Georgetown Marine Institute

Robert Wright
Executive Director, Evergreen Life Services

Cheri Wright-Jones
Regional Vice President, Tampa Bay, Allegany Franciscan Ministries

John Wyble
Executive Director, Lousiana CASA Association


Tina Young
Executive Director, Project LINK