Elke McLeroy – Board Chair. Elke has supported numerous Non-Profit Organizations over the years, she was responsible to start the Imagination Library in Cheatham County, served on the South Cheatham Library Board as the treasurer, she is also the Chair for the Cheatham County Election Commission.
Shawn Rider – Board Vice Chair. is the Branch Manager of First Financial Bank in Kingston Springs. She is very involved in our community; she delivers Meals on Wheels, serves on the Cheatham County Library Board of Trustees and is active with the Cheatham County Election office, regularly volunteering on election days.
Doug Hungate – Treasurer. Doug serves as a Special Needs Trust Administrator for Cumberland Trust & Investment Co. He is very active in the community serving other non-profits and his church KSUMC. Doug is a former educator of over ten years in the Cheatham County School District. He resides in Kingston Springs with his wife, two daughters, and dogs.
Jennifer Roberts – Secretary. Jennifer is a teacher at Harpeth Middle School
Amy Allison – Amy has been a social worker and is currently a registered nurse with HCA for over 20 years. She is very active in her church, and participating in medical mission trips to Haiti.
Dana Brown – Dana is the Bookkeeper at Kingston Springs Elementary, and has driven a school bus in Cheatham County for 23 years. She is very active in her church, the community, mission work in Haiti, homeless ministry, and most importantly LOVES being a Mimi.
Patt Dillon – Patt Dillon works for Westerly Construction Co., Inc. She also enjoys yoga, reading, traveling and volunteering for The Ark. Patt is a UT graduate, has worked in real estate, interior design and owned her own environmental store.
Kathy Gibbs – Kathy works at A-1 Compressed Gases
Dawn Green – Dawn is a teacher at Harpeth Middle School
Teresa Howell – Teresa is an Executive Assistant and Cash & Sales Auditor for a Restaurant Management Group. She is active in the community. Volunteers regularly in her current community and in her previous community in Georgia.
Emily Hungate – Emily currently serves as the Vice President, Business Operations for Black River Entertainment. A graduate of the University of Miami with a Master’s Degree in Music Business and Entertainment Industries, Emily joined the Black River family in late 2010. Emily is originally from Virginia and currently resides in Kingston Springs with her husband and two young daughters. In her free time Emily enjoys volunteering with several local community organizations, knitting, reading and spending time with her family.
Jack Kapanka -Jack is a songwriter. He also specializes in video production, marketing, and photography. Jack also is a realtor with Keller Williams Realty
Caroline Reynolds – Caroline has been a licensed social worker for Dialysis Clinic, Inc for over 30 years. She and her husband, Gary, have lived in Kingston Springs since 1986. She is very involved with her church, KSUMC, and with the South Cheatham community having helped establish The Ark in 2001 as an outgrowth of her church’s Missions Committee. She helped establish the Meals on Wheels program in South Cheatham in the 1994. She volunteers with the weekly food pantry, annual school supply give away, and angel tree
Dianna Shew – Dianna is an attorney in the office of the Tennessee Secretary of State
Lisa Taylor – Lisa is an active member of the Pegram United Methodist Church. She is married to Jeff and lives in Kingston Springs where she works as a health care representative for the south Cheatham Farm Bureau office. She has been a volunteer for the Ark food pantry since 2001. Since then she has volunteered for the Meals on Wheels program, yearly US Postal food drive, yearly back to school giveaway, as well as a continued volunteer since the opening of the Noah’s Closet Resale Shop. She has been a board member since 2009.