2018 Families Moving Forward
Board of Directors

Autrice Campbell Long, President
Community Development Manager
Sun Trust Bank

John Bowman, Vice President
Maxwell,Freeman & Bowman, P.A.

Kim O’Neil, Treasurer
Controller and Accounting Manager
Carolina Friends School

Monica Evans, Secretary
Evans Family Publishing


Aaron Anderson
Vintage Church

Lazaro “Rico” Blackmon
Branch Manager
WoodForest Bank

Jennings Brody
Parker & Otis

Alison Edie, DNP, FNP-BC
Assistant Professor
Duke School of Nursing

Graham Fitzsimons
Senior VP
SC&A, Inc.

Elizabeth Forshay
Director of Operational Efficiency, Carolina Value
UNC Health Care, UNC-Hospitals

John Hardin (Immediate Past President)
Executive Director NC Board of Science, Technology & Innovation
NC Department of Commerce

Jim Kinney
Senior VP at Kraft Foods (retired)

Tom Meyer
Farmer’s Table Restaurant Group and
Southern Harvest Catering

Jeanne Murray
Marketing and Branding Consultant
moss + ross

Mark Paulson
VP Operational Excellence (retired)
Buhler Aeroglide

Dorothy Powell, EdD
Duke University School of Nursing (retired)

Luke Powery, Th.D
Dean, Duke University Chapel
Associate Professor, Duke Divinity School

A. D. "Tony" Williams, Sr.
Software Support (retired)


Andrew Fredrickson
Duke University

Ryan Salisbury
Duke University

“Why I Serve”

Quotes from current and former Board Members

I want to contribute to a better quality of life for homeless families and help to, and with, structure a brighter future
— Dorothy Powell, current board member
I serve because I want everyone living in Durham to have a place to call home.
— Leon Sabarsky, former board member
I have been a single parent trying to raise children while holding down a job and Keeping things together. I know how hard that is and I want to help others. I know if not for the support of my parents, my children and I could have easily been homeless.
— Cindy Streett, former board member

BOD Committees:

  • Executive
  • Finance
  • Development
  • Programming
  • Leadership Development