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662-334-6873 office line, 662-334-6875 fax line, 662-332-LOVE(5683) Crisis  Helpine local, 1-833-279-LOVE(5683) Crisis Toll Free Helpline

FOUNDERS & BOARD MEMBERS

Judge Margaret Carey-McCray, Co-Founder, 1995-1997

Dr. Patricia Ann Davenport, Co-Founder, 1995-Present

Ms. Doris Lee, Co-Founder, 1995-Present

Bishop Roderick Mitchell, Co-Founder, 1995-Present

Ms. Denise Strub, Co-Founder,  October 1995-Present

Dr. Thomas Paul Williams, Co-Founder, 1995-Present

 

Board Members: Passed and Present

Ms. Ola Alexander, October 2007-Present

Mr. Don Benson, October 2006-2011

Dr.  Carol Minor Boyd, October 1997-2002

Dr. Frances Brisbane, October 2007-Present

Mrs. Juanita Britton, October 2013—Present

Attorney Joyce Chiles, October 2011-2015

Mrs. Maxine Harris, October 2005-Present

Mrs. Jacqueline Jones, October 2013-Present

Mr. Gregory & Mrs. Vivian McGee 2016 - Present

Lt. Dennis Mitchell , October 2006-Present

Investigator Marcus Purnell, October 2011-Present

Ms. Rosie Thomas, March 2008-2011

Mrs. Josephine Thompson, October 2000-2008

Mrs. Juanita Turney, March 2008-2015

Mrs. Itonia Williams , October 2002-2007

Mrs. Teena Worbington, October 1997-2002

 

BOARD ATTORNEY

Attorney (Mayor) Errick Simmons, 2007-Present

Attorney Victor McTeer, 2003-2010

Attorney Kimberly Merchant, 2003-2006  

 

Vice-President Biden, Bishop Roderick Mitchel & Dr. Biden

2014-Celebrating the

Renewal of the VAWA ACT

Join the Team

Commitment: Minimum four years of volunteer commitment. 

 

Board member is responsible for signing in attendance at the board meeting. Minutes will include those members in the attendance. 

 

Active participation in quarterly committee meetings of one organization committee: 

  • Marketing  

  • Finance 

  • Personnel 

  • Program Development

 

Contribution: Annual financial contribution

 

Actively participation in the following events:

  • Annual National Activities:

    • January-Stalking Awareness​ Month

    • February-Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

    • April - Sexual Assault Awareness Month

    • October - Domestic Violence Awareness Month

  • Fundraisers

  • Special Projects

  • Annual Conference

 

Recommended qualifications:

 

Extensive professional experience with significant executive leadership accomplishments in business, government, philanthropy, or nonprofit sector.

 

A commitment to and understanding to mission and services Our House, Inc. 

 

Savvy diplomatic skills and a natural affinity for cultivating relationships and persuading, convening, facilitating among diverse individuals.

 

Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and a passion for improving the lives beneficiaries.

Serving on Board of Directors is without remuneration, except for administrative support, travel, and accommodation costs in relation to board members’ duties.