Board of Directors

The Board of Directors for Wellroot Family Services is a diverse group of men and women from the North Georgia area. Together, they guide and support Wellroot in our mission to restore children and families from trauma through Jesus Christ.


We do not release contact information for our individual board members, but letters can be addressed to Wellroot Family Services at 1967 Lakeside Parkway, Suite 400, Tucker, GA 30084.


Allison Ashe, President and CEO, Wellroot Family Services

Dan Beale, Esq., Board Chair, Partner Dentons US, LLP

Mrs. Catherine Decker, Community Leader

Dr. Patricia Goodwin, Principal, Paterson Consulting, LLC

Chris Hayes, Owner, Hayes Ventures, Inc.

Zoe Hicks, Vice Board Chair, Attorney

Brad MacAfee, Founder & CEO, Mission + Cause Talent

James B. Manley, Jr., Esq., Partner, Troutman Sanders, LLP

Warren S. McClellan, CPA, McClellan & Associates LPAs, LLC

Mason McWhorter, SVP – Market Manager, Pinnacle Bank

Tom Rawlings, Principal, CWJT

Lesli A. Reece, Fostering Together Ministry Director, North Point Ministires, Inc.

Debby Stikes, Director of Discipleship, Griffin First United Methodist Church

Bob Stubbs, Esq., Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein, LLP

Rev. Dr. Byron Thomas, District Superintendent, Central South District

Jana Leigh Thomas, VP, Business Development, SE Region, Humana

Danica Key Thompson, JD, AVP Government Relations, McGuireWoods Consulting, LLC

Board Emeritus

Verdery Cunningham*, 1979 -2015

Marilyn Davis, 1993 – 2015

Florence Fortenberry*, 1986 – 2015

James Mitchell, 2001 – 2015

Peggy Smith, 2003 – 2015

Hugh Goodwin*, 1990 – 2015

Wilton Moulder*, 1997 – 2015

* Deceased