Ladies and Gentleman of Independence County, The CALL is excited to announce that we have some wonderful new Leadership Team Members for The CALL in Independence County! God has truly blessed us with some strong individuals to lead the effort of achieving our mission in Independence County. You will be hearing more about these individuals in the near future, but allow me to introduce them to you now!
County Coordinator – Rodney Stroud
Rodney is a long time resident of Batesville and member of Compass Church. He has coached many youth in town and is now volunteering his time to help mobilize the churches in Independence County to help care for foster children, foster and bio families. We are excited to see his passion for this work make a difference in foster care in Independence County!
Training Coordinator – Brandy Webb
Brandy is a teacher and a foster/adoptive mom. She and her husband were trained by The CALL in another county and they have adopted two precious girls through the foster care system. Her experience and excitement about the opportunities in Independence County are contagious! At this time, Brandy has 3 trainers on her team: Cassie Black, Haelea Osborn and herself!
Communications and Database Coordinator – Haelea Osborn
Haelea is the youngest member of our team but she is a powerhouse! She is the Communications Coordinator and the Database Coordinator. In her spare time, she trains show horses and helps her husband run a working farm! She also shares her talent with the school system in the after school program and leads the 4H Program at Midland Schools.
Family Support Coordinator – Robbie Moore
Robbie has been on the team for several years. She and her husband have fostered and adopted through the foster care system. She is also a teacher at Midland Schools. Robbie’s knowledge of the system is very beneficial to The CALL in Independence county.
CALL Mall Coordinator – Freda Sanders
Freda is a bright light on our team. She beams with the love for children. Freda and her husband have a quiver full of children: biological, adopted and foster. She also has grandchildren! Not only is Freda excited about getting a CALL Mall up and running to support our families, she also serves as an officer on the Foster Parent Association for independence County.
Financial Coordinator – Ronald Richardson
By day you know Ronald from Community Bank. Now, he lends his financial expertise to The CALL in Independence county. We are blessed to have him championing for children on our team!
Volunteer Coordinator – Kelsie Gillihan
Kelsie is a member at West Baptist and a physical education teacher in the Batesville school system. She and her husband are expecting their first child. Kelsie has a passion to help all children, especially children from hard places. If you or the group you represent want to volunteer, contact Kelsie and she will get you busy working for The CALL!
Prayer Team Coordinator – Mychelle Spivey
Mychelle is the new interim assistant principal at Eagle Mountain Elementary. She has joyfully joined the team in order to gather those serious about praying for the needs of children and families associated with The CALL. We are thrilled to have her leading this team as we cast all our care on Him
Please keep this team in your prayers! Stay tuned to this page for all updates in the coming year!