Board of Directors


 Officers    Directors


  • Lisa Albright-Jurs,  Gaston College

Vice Chair

  • Carol Elliott, Educator, Retired


  • Lil Summerville, Educator, Retired


  • Mark Skillestad, Gaston Family Health Services

Immediate Past Chair

  • Denise McLean
    Principal, Gaston County Schools


  • Linda McConnell, Executive Director
  • Frank Craig, Civil Engineer
  • Marianna Davis, Community Volunteer
  • Caroline Hobson, Community Volunteer
  • Donna Lockett, Gaston Together
  • Cheryl Loggins, Community Volunteer
  • Ellen Maxwell, Community Volunteer
  • Rebecca McLain, Gaston College- Director of Life Skills
  • Chris Mills, Gaston County Schools- Director of Alternative Education

  • Laurel Morris,  Director-Gaston County Public Library
  • Dan Moser,  Publication Manager,  Mann+Hummel    
  • Beth Patton,  Community Volunteer
  • David Poston, Educator, Retired
  • Martha Jayne Rhyne,  Jonas Law Firm
  • Roger Rizk, Community Volunteer                      
  • May Gray Robinson,  Community Volunteer                                      
  • Ginger Rowe, Certified Public Accountant     




Executive Director:

General Mail Box:

Reading Soul Mates Coordinator:

  • Merry Deely 

Funds Development Coordinator


Adult Education Coordinators:

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