Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees for The United Methodist Children’s Home is a diverse group of men and women from the North Georgia area. Together, they guide and support The Children’s Home in our mission to restore children and families from trauma through Jesus Christ.


Dan Beale, Esq., Partner Dentons US, LLP

Dr. Tiffany Brown, Entrepreneur, Tribute Contracting, LLC and Tiffany Brown Designs

Hon. Lindsay Burton, Chief Judge, Hall County Juvenile Court

Rev. James C. Cantrell, III, Board Vice Chair, Pastor of Snellville UMC

Dr. Susan Daniell, Retired Educator

Mike Dudley, Sr., Co-Owner, R. A. Dudley Nurseries, Inc.

Mike Emry, Executive Director, Cox Communications

Dela de la Fuente, President and CEO, New Alpha, LLC

Dr. Patricia Goodwin, Principal, Paterson Consulting, LLC

Chris Hayes, Principal, TPA Group

James B. Manley, Esq., Board Secretary, Partner, Dentons US, LLP

Warren S. McClellan, CPA,  Board Treasurer, McClellan & Associates LPAs, LLC

Mason McWhorter, Group Vice President, Central Market Pinnacle Bank

Summey Orr, Esq., Partner Hartman Simons & Wood, LLP

Paul Rozeman, Owner, SITECH

Rev. Dr. Wiley Stephens, Retired Pastor, Dunwoody United Methodist Church

Debby Stikes, Board Chair, Director of Discipleship, Griffin First United Methodist Church

Bob Stubbs, Esq., Pursley Friese Torgrimson, LLP

Bruce Tyler, Managing Partner, IBM Global Business

Jennifer Wiggins-Matthews

Mac Willett, CEO, Willett Engineering Company

Ben Young, Editor in Chief and Publisher, Georgia Trend Magazine


Emeritus Board Members:

Marilyn B. Davis, Retired

Verdery Cunningham, Retired

Florence Fortenberry, Retired

Hugh Goodwin, Retired

Rev. James R. Mitchell, Retired UMC Clergy

Rev. Dr. Wilton Moulder, Retired

Peggy Smith, Retired Pre-school Owner/Director


Ex-Officio Members:

Rev. Richard Chewning, Gainesville District Superintendent, NGUMC

Rev. Susan Gary Landry LaGrange District Superintendent, NGUMC

Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson, North Georgia Conference Office, NGUMC

Rev. Herzen de Vega Andone, Director of Connectional Ministries, North Georgia Conference Office, NGUMC




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