At Families First, our goal is to develop new, innovative and modern ways to provide solutions to the problems that arise in our community. Our senior leadership and involvement from our Board, allow us to meet these goals and continue to help children, women and families in the metro-Atlanta area. Find out more about our leadership on their individual bio pages.
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Terry Tucker

Chief Executive Officer

Dr. MiShawna Moore

Chief Programs Officer
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Kerwin Richards

Chief Information Officer
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Barbara Richardson

Interim Chief Development Officer
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Linda Ross

Vice President Strategy & Evaluation
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Bradley Lawhorne

Director of Human Resources
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Paula Moody

Director of Child & Youth Permanency

Executive Committee

Sunny Burrows


The Lookout Foundation

Delmont "Del" A. Early, III

Vice Chair

Vice President, Brokerage
Ackerman & Company

Jeff Belkin


Alston & Bird, LLP

Robyn Sims


Community Volunteer

Karen Brown

Member at Large

Community Volunteer

Dave Cole

Member at Large

Managing Director
State of Georgia, IBM Corporation

Yvette Humphries

Member at Large

AVP, Community Development Banker

Lee Ann Lednik

Member at Large

Ernst & Young

Charles Wilson

Member at Large

District Manager
The Home Depot

Marybeth Leamer

Immediate Past Chair

EVP, Human Resources and Administration
Cox Enterprises

Board of Directors

Karim Ahmad


Bain & Company

Douglas Aldridge

Managing Director

Investments, PIM Portfolio Investor
Wells Fargo

Pamela Bishop


Destiny Dwellings, A Real Estate Investment Group

Carolyn Carl

Vice President

Coca-Cola North America

Adam Chamberlain

Vice President, Sales

Mercedes Benz USA

Craig Faerber


Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Georiga

Yendelela Neely Holston

Executive Director

Senior Legal Counsel AT&T Inc.

Davar Irvani

Director of Operations

OKA b.

Becky Kaufman


King & Spalding

Trey Keisler

Chief Information Officer, PGS

Field Services
GE Power & Water

Mike Lonergan

Managing Director, CIO

Georgia Oak Partners, LLC

Jim Mills


Dominium Benefits

Jeff Price

Vice President

Holder Construction

Brian Schenkemeyer

Market Head for Southeast


Courtney Showell, Sr.

Director, Health Services


Blake Winters

Managing Director

Investment Advisory Group/SunTrust

Erika Montag

Community Volunteer

Board of Counselors

Joseph Brown

Jettie Burnett

James Carson

Juanita Robinson Carter

Jim Curry

Marcia Donnell

Bernadette Hartfield

Bill Law

Olga Plaut

Margaret Reiser

Felicia Speetjens

Honorary Board Members

Betty Asbury

Cree Durrett

Tony Montag

Nick Munson

Bernard Taylor

Bill Tipping

Lucy Carpenter Vance

Sue Wieland

Mary Yates

Community Service Committee Members

Tom Balastreire


Deloitte & Touche, LLP

Robbin Collins

Senior Vice President


Krista Cosgrove

ZWJ Investment Counsel

Don Demba

Don Demba Community Volunteer

Felix deGolian

Former Families First Board Member

DeShele Denise Taylor

Chief Advisor

Dorsey Group

Maggie Fuller

Community Programming and Development Coordinator

Fox Theatre

Fran Gary



Rena Kilgannon


Kilgannon Group

Edwina Loureiro

Partner, Design

Deem Loureiro, Inc.

Linda Smith Lowe


Public Policy Advocate

Andrea Lucas

VP of Strategic Marketing and Business Development

Johnson Research

Rodney Miller

Business Solution Manager

Alston & Bird, LLP

Rosalyn Moore

Community Volunteer

Oakwood University Alumni Association

Julia Neighbors

Director, Prevent Child Abuse Georgia

Georgia State University

Emile Parker

Regional Vice President

Karanji Powell

Director, Health Plans

Cox Enterprises

Susan Quinn

Director, Financial Reporting & Internal Audit Finance

YMCA of Atlanta

Yvette Robinson

Marketing Consultant

Napoleon Rutledge

Vice President and Assistant Treasurer

Genuine Parts Company

Rodney Sanders

Market Credit Executive

PNC Financial Services

Bradford Sims

Community Volunteer

Peggy Taylor, CFA

Investment Specialist & Principal

Atlanta Capital Management Company

Jon Vesely

Community Volunteer

Boyce Whitesides

Community Volunteer