Shawne Farmer
Executive Director

Steve Monetti
Director of Progressive Release

Harry Sowers
Director of Interfaith Rebuilds

Jeffrey Snow
Outreach Coordinator

Debra Alexander
Emergency Assistance Specialist

Torrie Slaughter
Engagement Specialist

Jakia Barbour/Aly Bonilla/Mikayla Minton/Hannah Yarosh
Program Assistants

Linda Ellis Williams
Progressive Release Assistant






Board of Directors

James T. Davis, Bank of the James

Nat Marshall, BWXT
First Vice President and Board Governance Chair

Dr. Muriel Mickles, CVCC
Second Vice President and Programs Chair

Gloria Preston, Retired Lynchburg City Schools

John Bethune, Genworth Financial
Treasurer and Finance Committee Chair

The Rev. Dori Baker, Independent Researcher/Consultant 

Dr. Veronica Beverly, Pacific Life

Dr. Michael Bonnette, University of Lynchburg

Carter Broocks, Centra

Billy Flint, Flint Property Group

Marjette Glass, Lynchburg Economic Development Authority

Ruth Harrison, Community Volunteer

The Rev. Dr. Martha Kearse, Peakland Baptist Church

Doug Lee, Retired BWXT

Bedford Luck, Retired Lynchburg City Schools

Anne-Riely Popper, Community Volunteer

The Rev. Chris Roussell, St. John’s Episcopal Church

Preston Sellers, Department of Human Services

Timothy Smith, Carter Bank and Trust

Ron Thelin, Retired Bank of America